Auschwitz: 69th anniversary of liberation

Auschwitz - Photography by Roberta Cucchiaro

Auschwitz: 69th anniversary of liberation – Photography by Roberta Cucchiaro

27 January 2014 marked 69 years since the liberation of the Nazi German concentration and extermination camp of Auschwitz.

In 1979, Auschwitz was inscribed on the UNESCO Worldheritage List. In 2005, the United Nations proclaimed January 27 the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust.

Auschwitz concentration camp, Auschwitz I, Oświęcim, Małopolska (Poland) – December 2012

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