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Political Apologies and Reparations Document List Details

German President Addresses Israeli Parliament

Author: Staff
Source: BBC (Link)
Date: 16 February 2000
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Document Type: Press
 
Donor: Johannes Rau (Germany) Event Date: ca. 1933-1945
Recipient: Israel, Victims (Holocaust) Reparation Date: 16 February 2000
 
Reason:

Between 1933 and 1945, an estimated 6 million Jews and other Europeans were murdered by officials of Adolf Hitler's Nazi government in Germany, and millions more were displaced or forced to work as slave labourers.

 
Compensation:

Apology

 
Summary:

German President Johannes Rau apologized to Israeli Parliament for the Holocaust; Rau's apology was the first speech given to Israeli Parliament from a German leader.

 
Keywords:

World War II,World War 2,WWII,WW2,Germany,Israel,Holocaust,Jews,Jewish,Nazi,Nazism,Adolph Hitler,Hitler,Johannes Rau,Rau