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  • Wallenberg family to appeal directly to Putin

    The family of Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg hopes to appeal directly to Russian President Vladimir Putin this week for help in throwing light on the Swedish diplomat’s mysterious fate. Wallenberg’s niece Louise von Dardel will travel to Brussels on Monday, carrying a letter addressed to Putin calling for access to key documentation believed to still […]

  • “U.S. not doing enough to uncover Holocaust hero’s fate”

    The family of Swedish Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg said Monday the United States was not doing enough to uncover his fate after he disappeared in Soviet custody in 1945, despite a recent promise from President Barack Obama. “It’s a huge disappointment,” Wallenberg’s 63-year-old niece Louise von Dardel told AFP. Wallenberg was posted as a Swedish […]