Israeli President Herzog speaks of need to face past, shape future
10 September 2022 | 12:33 pm
The president of Israel, Isaac Herzog, has addressed Germany's lower parliamentary chamber. With reference to the Holocaust, he spoke of the need to never forget the past and to create a better future.
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