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    • Arni
    • 01.12.09 | 17:17 (IST)

    Nearly all of Europe was occupied by the nazis during the second world war and did not willingly take part in the Holocaust. Sweden was a neutral country and accepted many refugees during the war from the occupied countries, jews among them. A swedish diplomat in Budapest issued many Swedish passports to Hungarian Jews during the last year of the war and managed to save many jews.

    from the article: Livni to Sweden: Ditch EU plan on dividing Jerusalem
    First published 02:32 01.12.09 | Last updated 13:56 19.12.09
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