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Int'l Holocaust Remembrance Day marked in Frankfurt, Germany

Editor:李莎宁
Source:Xinhua
Updated:2019-01-28 08:57:43

GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  People hold candles during a commemorative event marking the International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Frankfurt, Germany, on Jan. 27, 2019. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)


GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  Photo taken on Jan. 27, 2019 shows the small blocks on the wall of the Old Jewish Cemetery in Frankfurt, Germany. The 286-meter-long wall contains more than 11,900 small steel blocks, which recorded the names of Frankfurt's Jews deported and murdered between 1933 and 1945. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)


GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  Photo taken on Jan. 27, 2019 shows the "stumbling stones," which are small brass plaques installed on pavements in Germany to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust, in Frankfurt, Germany. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)

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GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  Photo taken on Jan. 27, 2019 shows the small blocks on the wall of the Old Jewish Cemetery in Frankfurt, Germany. The 286-meter-long wall contains more than 11,900 small steel blocks, which recorded the names of Frankfurt's Jews deported and murdered between 1933 and 1945. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)


GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  A woman stands by the wall of the Old Jewish Cemetery in Frankfurt, Germany, on Jan. 27, 2019. The 286-meter-long wall contains more than 11,900 small steel blocks, which recorded the names of Frankfurt's Jews deported and murdered between 1933 and 1945. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)


GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  A woman stands by the wall of the Old Jewish Cemetery in Frankfurt, Germany, on Jan. 27, 2019. The 286-meter-long wall contains more than 11,900 small steel blocks, which recorded the names of Frankfurt's Jews deported and murdered between 1933 and 1945. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)

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GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  People view the wall of the Old Jewish Cemetery in Frankfurt, Germany, on Jan. 27, 2019. The 286-meter-long wall contains more than 11,900 small steel blocks, which recorded the names of Frankfurt's Jews deported and murdered between 1933 and 1945. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)


GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  A woman views the wall of the Old Jewish Cemetery in Frankfurt, Germany, on Jan. 27, 2019. The 286-meter-long wall contains more than 11,900 small steel blocks, which recorded the names of Frankfurt's Jews deported and murdered between 1933 and 1945. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)


GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  Photo taken on Jan. 27, 2019 shows the wall of the Old Jewish Cemetery in Frankfurt, Germany. The 286-meter-long wall contains more than 11,900 small steel blocks, which recorded the names of Frankfurt's Jews deported and murdered between 1933 and 1945. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)


GERMANY-FRANKFURT-INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY

  People hold candles during a commemorative event marking the International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Frankfurt, Germany, on Jan. 27, 2019. In 2005, the UN General Assembly adopted a resolution which designated Jan. 27 as the International Day of Commemoration in Memory of the Victims of the Holocaust, the day when Auschwitz death camp was liberated in 1945. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)