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Old 01-27-2005, 04:41 PM
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Haakon at the 65th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz

Haakon speakes with the only Auschwitz prisoner Alf M. Knudsen (81) today, the only Surviving Norwegian still alive

http://www.vg.no/pub/vgart.hbs?artid=264430

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AUSCHWITZ, Poland: Norway's Crown Prince Haakon lights a candle at the memorials slabs of the Monument of Victims of Fascism at the former Birkenau nazi death camp, 27 January 2005, during the ceremonies marking the 60th anniversary of the liberation of the biggest Nazi death camp, Auschwitz-Birkenau, where more than one million people died. World leaders from 44 countries will stand alongside survivors of the camp and soldiers of the Soviet Red Army in a solemn tribute to the victims of Auschwitz. AFP PHOTO DIMITAR DILKOFF
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Old 01-28-2005, 05:38 PM
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Haakon speakes with the only Auschwitz prisoner Alf M. Knudsen (81) today, the only Surviving Norwegian still alive

http://www.vg.no/pub/vgart.hbs?artid=264430


Pictures from the ceremony today
AUSCHWITZ, Poland: Norway's Crown Prince Haakon lights a candle at the memorials slabs of the Monument of Victims of Fascism at the former Birkenau nazi death camp, 27 January 2005, during the ceremonies marking the 60th anniversary of the liberation of the biggest Nazi death camp, Auschwitz-Birkenau, where more than one million people died. World leaders from 44 countries will stand alongside survivors of the camp and soldiers of the Soviet Red Army in a solemn tribute to the victims of Auschwitz. AFP PHOTO DIMITAR DILKOFF
Thanks Larzen. I found two more photos. They're the same, but just different angles.

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