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Former prisoner Miroslaw Celka, 89, attends a ceremony at the Auschwitz concentration camp in Oswiecim, Poland, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, marking the 68th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz by Soviet troops and remembering the victims of the Holocaust, in Auschwitz-Birkenau. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)

Former prisoner Miroslaw Celka, 89, attends a ceremony at the Auschwitz concentration camp in Oswiecim, Poland, Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, marking the 68th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz by Soviet troops and remembering the victims of the Holocaust, in Auschwitz-Birkenau. (AP Photo/Czarek Sokolowski)

Holocaust Remembrance Day

January 27, 2013

International Holocaust Remembrance Day marks the liberation of the Auschwitz Nazi concentration camp on Jan. 27, 1945. Holocaust survivors, politicians, religious leaders and others marked the day with prayers.

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