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The Auschwitz Council

17-01-2000

Prime Minister Jerzy Buzek announced that the International Auschwitz Council was now set up.

Buzek appointed Senator Wladyslaw Bartoszewski as its chairman.

He said that the work of the Council "is important in view of our national memory and the memory of the great crimes and events that occurred in the twentieth century."