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    • mimi
    • 13.05.12 | 18:28 (IDT)

    The Netherlands always commemorate on May 4, their WW2 dead, most of them being the 100,000 Jews killed by the Nazis. This year, during the ceremony, which is attended by the queen, a poem would be read in which a young boy wrote about his NSB ( Dutch Nazi) grandfather and their sufferings. It was accepted by the organizers. But due to the enormous amount of criticism that arose, it was decided not to be read. An example for the university?

    from the article: Minister tells Israeli university to rethink ceremony marking Palestinian Nakba
    First published 15:25 13.05.12 | Last updated 15:25 13.05.12
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