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Short on time, Yad Vashem packing emotion into Trump visit with story of one young victim

Short on time, Yad Vashem packing emotion into Trump visit with story of one young victim

Rather than bombarding the president with facts, the Jerusalem Holocaust center will use its 30 minutes to tell him about a German Jewish girl who was murdered by the Nazis.

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Making the first visit to the wall by a sitting American president, Trump came with his wife, Melania, daughter Ivanka and son-in-law Jared Kushner.

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