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Herero genocide

In 1939, the day before signing the non-aggression pact with the Soviet Union, Adolf Hitler wrote that he had death squads at the ready to rid Poland of its people in order to gain Lebensraum. “Who, after all, speaks today of the annihilation of the Armenians?” he wrote, using the German word Vernichtung for annihilation. […]
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Shana Goldberg

IJN Assistant Publisher | shana@ijn.com