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Day of Debate at UNESCO: Journalism after Charlie

UNESCO- “Every seven days, one journalist is killed for doing his or her job. Nine out of ten cases go unpunished. … Many more reporters suffer from intimidation and harassment, from threats and violence…this is simply unaccepatable,” stated Director-General Irina Bokova at the start of UNESCO’s Journalism after Charlie event in Paris on 14 January, 2015.

Record number of 1.5 million people visited Auschwitz in 2014

i24news- A record number of over 1.5 million people from around the globe visited the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp in 2014, the site's museum said.

Iran unveils monument to Jewish soldiers killed in war with Iraq

IRNA- Iran on Monday unveiled a monument to the Jewish citizens who lost their lives in the 8-year Iraqi imposed war on Iran in the 1980s.

Angela Merkel joins Berlin rally against antisemitism

The Guardian- Angela Merkel pledges to do all she can to fight abuse against Jews, claiming antisemitism is an attack 'against all of Germany'.