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Commemorating 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz 

The liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi concentration and extermination camp in January 1945 will be commemorated in a statement by President Martin Schulz on Tuesday morning.

The Auschwitz concentration camp was established by the Nazis in 1940 and became the largest of the death camps. More than 1,100,000 people lost their lives there.


Procedure: Statement by the President

2014/3015(RSP)

Debate: Tuesday, 13 January

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