Wiesel raps Hungary’s Nazi past ‚whitewash‘

20.06.2012                      30.Siwan. 5772                      Rosch Chodesch 1

Jüdische Welt:

Wiesel raps Hungary's Nazi past 'whitewash'

Nobel Prize laureate, Holocaust survivor returns Hungarian award, says Budapest "whitewashing tragic, criminal episodes".

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel has renounced a Hungarian state award he received in 2004 in protest against what he said was a "whitewashing" of the role of former Hungarian governments in the deportation of Jews during World War Two….