Holocaust survivors have been sharing their experiences with teenagers from around the world. Some of the young people attending the International Holocaust Remembrance Day event have grandparents who experienced the horrors of concentration camps.
Ruth Klüger survived three Nazi concentration camps. Today, she is impressed that Germany is welcoming refugees. Klüger speaks to DW about Auschwitz, getting older and her speech in the German Bundestag.
A number of events are underway around the world to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day. January 27 also marks the 71st anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp.
Germans are commemorating the 79th anniversary of Kristallnacht, the Nazi-inspired nationwide pogrom against Jews. Politicians in Berlin are hoping to rebuild a synagogue on the spot where Germans destroyed it in 1938.
Former medic Hubert Z. faced 3,681 murder-related charges for working at the Nazi death camp in 1944. His trial began in 2015, but was suspended several times - now prosecutors believe the judge perverted justice.
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