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January 19, 2001
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Russia is slated to give Sweden documents on Friday concerning Moscow’s recent clearing of Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg on spy charges. The move comes after a joint Russian-Swedish panel was unable to agree on the fate of Wallenberg, who saved tens of thousands of Jews during World War II and then disappeared after he was arrested by Soviet agents in 1945.

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