Leader warns that Jews are again targets

January 28, 2015 8:02 AM

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BRZEZINKA, Poland – A Jewish leader stood before 300 survivors of the Nazis' most notorious death camp yesterday and asked world leaders to prevent another Auschwitz, warning of a rise of anti-Semitism that has made many Jews fearful of walking the streets and is causing many to flee Europe.

Ronald Lauder, the president of the World Jewish Congress, made his bleak assessment on the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, speaking next to the gate and the railroad tracks that marked the last journey for more than a million people murdered at Auschwitz-Birkenau.

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