Supports the protests of the NS victims’ associations against the Saxon Memorial

Posted on January 26, 2004Comments Off on Supports the protests of the NS victims’ associations against the Saxon Memorial

The Association of Victims of the Nazi Regime – Association of Antifascists fully supports the decision of the Central Council of Jews in Germany, the Association of Victims of Nazi Military Justice and the Association of Victims of the Nazi Regime – Association of Antifascists Saxony to cease work in the committees of the Saxon Memorials Foundation. The shares the view that the practice of the work of the Saxon Memorials Foundation is de facto aimed at excluding the associations of former victims of the Nazi regime.

The federal association, the largest association of former Nazi victims and anti-fascist resistance fighters, protests against the decision of the Saxon Memorials Act by the Saxon State Parliament last year. With this decision and the equation of the GDR with the inhuman system of National Socialism, which was responsible for the deaths of millions of people with World War II and the Holocaust, is a monstrous decision to play down the Nazi terror and, in the end, an insult to the victims .

The calls on the Saxon state parliament to revise the law for the Saxon Memorial Foundation and to speak out clearly against unhistorical comparisons that trivialize fascism and, in consultation with the associations of Nazi victims, to maintain and maintain the memorials for to deploy the victims of the Nazi regime in accordance with the resolution of the European Parliament of February 11, 1993.

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