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  • Nazis Start Sterilization of Jews in Holland; Church Leaders Protest

    The Nazi authorities in occupied Holland have started the sterilization of Jews, the Swedish newspapers reported today. The report reveals that church leaders in Holland have submitted a protest to Arthur Seyss-Inquart, Nazi commissar for Holland, demanding an end to this new "infamy." Dutch doctors unanimously refused to collaborate with Nazi doctors in performing the… More ▸

  • Sweden May Admit All Jews Reatning in Norway; “violent Deaths” in Holland

    Swedish newspapers today indicated that the authorities here, in an effort to prevent further deportation of Jews form Norway to Nazi-held territories, may be ready to admit the few Norwegian Jews who are still held in Norway. The papers appeal to Vidkun Quisling, pro-Nazi premier of occupied Norway, to permit the Jews of his country… More ▸

  • Dutch Jews Warned Not to Contact Relative in Forced Labor Camps

    Dutch Jews are warned not to attempt to contact relatives who have been interned in the Nazi labor camp at Westerbork, in Holland, in the current issue of the Joodsche Weeksbald, organ of the Amsterdam Jewish Council, which was received here today. The Jews are advised to send all communications to the special Westerbork section… More ▸