January 26, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky will pay a working visit to Poland, where he will take part in the events marking the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp. The press service of the President’s Office reports.
It is stated that on January 26 and 27 the head of state will be on a working visit to Poland.
The program of the visit includes participation in commemorative events on the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp in Auschwitz and a meeting with Polish President Andrzej Duda.
During the Second World War, in the Polish city of Auschwitz, German troops created the first Auschwitz concentration camp. The Nazis killed 1.4 million people in Auschwitz, of whom about 1.1 million were Jews. Now the museum works on the site of the death camp.
The camp’s liberation day is set by the UN as International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
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