Imams Visit Auschwitz Nazi Death Camp and Pray For Holocaust Victims

Imams Pray at Awschwitz

Huffington Post writes about a remarkable event that took place recently at Auschwitz. A group of imams from various parts of the Muslim world visited the Nazi death camp and prayed for the victims of the Holocaust.

Here the beginning of this article.

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Muslim leaders from across the globe paid tribute Holocaust victims this week during a visit to Auschwitz, the former Nazi concentration camp, where they prayed at the Wall of Death for those who were killed by genocide and suffered under violent anti-Semitism.

The imams, who hailed from Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Bosnia, Palestine, Indonesia, Nigeria, Turkey and the United States, performed Islamic prayers while facing Mecca as part of a Holocaust awareness visit funded in part by the International Religious Freedom office of the U.S. State Department.Read More »

L’hommage du monde aux victimes d’Auschwitz


L’entrée du camp Auschwitz-Birkenau (Photo: Le Figaro)

Des dirigeants d’une vingtaine de pays commémorent la libération du camp, il y a 65 ans.