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Преступление против истории в Польше

ИЕРУСАЛИМ – Мои родители и я приехали в Тель-Авив за несколько месяцев до начала Второй мировой войны. Остальные члены нашей большой семьи – три дедушки, семь родных братьев и сестёр матери, пять моих двоюродных братьев и сестёр – остались в Польше. Все они были убиты во время Холокоста.

Я много раз приезжал в Польшу, каждый раз сталкиваясь с фактом исчезновения евреев. Мои книги и статьи переводились на польский. Я читал лекции в Варшавском университете и Ягеллонском университете в Кракове. Недавно я был избран иностранным членом Польской академии знаний. Хотя мои познания в польском языке скудны, мне не чужда история этой страны и её культура.

По всем этим причинам я понимаю, почему польское правительство недавно приняло закон на тему истории. И я в ярости.

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