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    Theresienstadt Concentration Camp

    Theresienstadt Concentration Camp

    In 1944, a massive con was perpetrated by the Nazis when a delegation from the International Red Crosss visited the Theresienstadt Concentration Camp located in what’s now the Czech Republic. They were there to investigate reports that Jews were being murdered. In advance of the visit from the International Red Cross, prisoners planted gardens, painted housing complexes, renovated barracks, and developed and practiced cultural programs for the entertainment of the visiting dignitaries to convince them that the "Seniors' Settlement" was real. The SS authorities intensified deportations of Jews from the ghetto to alleviate overcrowding, and as part of the preparations ...

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