Fabio Meroni, a member of the city council of Lissone who represents the far-right Northern League, referred to Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre by her Auschwitz tattoo number.
'All this kind of Holocaust envy is so sad. It’s part of the Polish history policy, an attempt to confuse and obfuscate the Holocaust and appropriate it,' Grabowski said.
“I am not informed (of a vacancy) even when it falls under my own specialty,” the celebrated scientist admitted in the letter, written in German, that has been translated to English
The meeting, which took place in the UN Headquarters in New York City on Friday, addressed the issues of Holocaust remembrance, education, research and historical documentation.
The 2021 event is set to be a star-studded one, featuring acclaimed entertainers like Jason Alexander, Mayim Bialik and Tovah Feldshu.
The exact number of victims in the camp is unclear, with some numbers ranging from 35,000 to over 310,000.
Journalist Jose Carlos Bernardi’s remarks provoked an outcry by critics who accused him of inciting violence and repeating anti-Semitic stereotypes about Jews and wealth.
The center-right National Liberal Party and the Social Democrats voted in favor of the law, together with the centrist alliance USR PLUS and the Democratic Union of Hungarians in Romania.
The Federation of Jewish Communities of Spain strongly condemned the attack, discovered November 12, in a statement Monday.
Oswiecim, less than a mile from Auschwitz, had a large, vibrant Jewish community before the Holocaust.