did nothing to stop holocaust ? - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • randall
    • 13.04.10 | 19:18 (IDT)

    The article states that the nations of the world did nothing to stop the holocaust. This is utter nonsense. Britain and the Commonwealth nations declared war on Germany in 1939. The USA declared war on Germany in 1941 after having supplied material to Britain for two years prior to that. This was all done prior to the Wawanasee conference at which the decision was taken to exterminate Europe's jewish population. Thousands of americans, britons, canadians, australians, gave their lives to defeat Nazism. To suggest that Germany was given a free hand to conduct the Holocaust is an insult too often repeated.

    from the article: The Holocaust won't protect Israel forever
    First published 02:46 13.04.10 | Last updated 10:48 13.04.10
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