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Austria unveils Holocaust memorial that remembers 64,440 murdered Austrian Jews
More than 75 years after World War II ended, Austria has opened its first public memorial, listing the names of all 64,440 Austrian Jews who were killed in the Holocaust.
The country where Adolf Hitler was born was annexed by Nazi Germany in 1938 and its capital, Vienna, was a crucible of Third Reich anti-Semitism.
- ABC News
Yet Austria has been slow to recognise its role and, for decades, it called itself the first victim of …