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Russia and Israel have kidnapped the Day of memory of victims of the Holocaust. The abuse of countries, said the German reporter Sabine Mueller, reported The Jerusalem Post.
According to her, they used the event in Jerusalem for the attack on Poland, and private bilateral negotiations. Mueller noted that while the Russian and the Israeli leader has opened a memorial to the victims of the siege of Leningrad, a 90-year old Holocaust survivors had to wait about 40 minutes.
Member of the Executive Committee of the Central Council of Jews in Germany Ran Ronen in response to the statement, Muller said that she crossed the border of reason and morality. According to the newspaper Bild Philip Pyatov, the journalist has forgotten its history, and her review is written in a bad style.
About the results of the Forum, the Holocaust memorial in Israel, which was attended by President of Russia Vladimir Putin spoke earlier in Poland. Journalist of Rzeczpospolita michał Kuldjinskiy believes that the event allowed the Russian leader to implement triumphant return to the world of salons. In addition, Poland is concerned that the presidents of other countries met Putin as an equal.
Putin arrived at the Forum Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem on January 23. During the visit he opened in the center of the city the monument “Candle of memory” dedicated to the heroism of the residents of besieged Leningrad during the great Patriotic war, and met with the mother convicted in Russia for smuggling hashish Israeli woman.
The President of Germany Frank-Walter Steinmeier in his speech at the forum noted that many years after the Second world war, feels the burden of responsibility for what happened.
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