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French President Emmanuel Macron reaffirms France’s responsibility in the Vel d’Hiv Roundup

AFP- Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahou was present at the 75th anniversary of the Roundup of the Vel' Hiv ceremony in Paris on Sunday, July 16, 2017, alongside President Emmanuel Macron, several representatives of the Jewish community, survivors and descendants of survivors.

Multifaith ceremony marks 71st anniversary of Kielce pogrom

The Times of Israel-WARSAW, Poland -Jews, Christians, Muslims and Buddhists commemorate 1946 post-Holocaust bludgeoning to death of dozens of Jewish survivors.

Imams unite against extremism :“The real face of Islam is peace. We must dialogue.”

AFP-Tunisian Imam Kamel Omrane will participate in a demonstration by bus throughout European cities which were affected by terrorist attacks. It will be organized by Marek Halter and Imam Hassen Chalghoumi of Drancy.

French Holocaust Survivor Simone Veil Dies at 89

PARIS (Reuters)- Simone Veil, a former magistrate and Holocaust survivor best known in France for legalizing abortion in the 1970s, died on Friday. She was 89 years old.