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Houses of Life

Houses Of Life, A Project by the IRWF that turned into a Significant and Pleasant Surprise

It all started several months ago, during a special meeting of the Board of the International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation, which decided to launch a…

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A Jew survived the Holocaust thanks to a nun for saving his life and dignity

When he was 15, Piero Piperno found shelter in the Monastery of Santa Brigida in Rome. The Mother Superior, Mary Elizabeth Hesselblad, respected his…

100th anniversary of the disappearance of Raoul Wallenberg

Double program in Tel Aviv to remember Raoul Wallenberg

“Seventy Years without Raoul Wallenberg, International Diplomatic and Legislative Activity Against Racial Discrimination”, was the title of the…

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70 years: Raoul Wallenberg’s abduction by the Russians on January 17, 1945

Reflections on the person behind the hero, and his fate – as told by his niece, Louise von Dardel. My uncle Raoul Wallenberg, who rescued tens of…

Marking disappearance of Swedish diplomat and Holocaust hero Wallenberg

STOCKHOLM, Jan 18 — Nearly 200 people gathered in Stockholm yesterday to light candles and mark the 70th anniversary of the disappearance of…

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