70 years liberation of Auschwitz


Yesterday Viennese people remembered the victims of the Holocaust and of Nazi crimes on Heldenplatz. The labor and extermination camp Auschwitz-Birkenau was liberated by the Red Army on 27 January 1945. People gathered to commemorate the 70th anniversary and to raise awareness.

“It happened, therefore it can happen again: this is the core of what we have to say.”
Primo Levi

Vienna 2015