President Obama The White House 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue NW Washington, DC 20500 USA Cc: Ambassador Mark Brzezinski and Douglas Davidson Dear President Obama, Yesterday my sister-in-law Nina Lagergren and I received President Obama’s response – via Douglas Davidson, U.S. Ambassador for Holocaust affairs… Read More »Response from Raoul Wallenberg’s family to President Obama
Dear Mrs. Lagergren and Mrs. von Dardel: Thank you very much for your letter of September 3 to President Obama. The White House has asked that I respond on the President’s behalf. The fundamental issue that you raise in your… Read More »President Obama’s respons to the family
On the occasion of U.S. President Obama’s official visit to Stockholm, Sweden on September 3, 2013, the members of Raoul Wallenberg’s immediate family gave him an open letter.
The fact that Wallenberg’s fate is still shrouded in mystery is the direct responsibility of the Russian authorities. Sweden has instituted an official Raoul Wallenberg Day, which will be commemorated every August 27, starting this year. To be sure, this… Read More »Raoul Wallenberg is still missing
For many years now, I have been dealing with different Israeli government representatives in order to request assistance in the search for Raoul Wallenberg. A Swedish diplomat, Wallenberg saved tens of thousands of Jewish persons during the Holocaust in Budapest.… Read More »Why does the Knesset speaker not answer a question about appointing a contact person?
Susanne Berger and Vadim Birstein write: “For a variety of reasons, the Swedish organizers decided to focus attention entirely on highlighting Wallenberg’s legacy, excluding almost completely the question of his fate. As a result, many observers feel that Sweden once again missed a golden opportunity to press the Russian authorities for answers. The approach was also troubling because it signaled… Read More »Sweden, Russia Should Find Truth on Wallenberg
Google traduction from the german version He was nine years old when his father disappeared for months in 1953 in the torture chambers of the Hungarian State Security: But Tams Szab never learned why. After the fall of the Iron Curtain in… Read More »The Secret of my Father, Tamàs Szabó, Savior in Gestapo gap
Russian officials have argued for decades that because Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg was never formally charged with a crime while in Soviet captivity, no investigation file would have been created for him. This claim is simply untrue, as newly released documents… Read More »Russia Continues To Obscure Facts In The Raoul Wallenberg Case
Russia’s Constitutional Court Ruling may provide new Impetus in the Continuing Search for Raoul Wallenberg’s Fate
A few weeks ago, Russia’s Constitutional Court ruled that the 30 year secrecy rule governing the classification of important historical records had expired in most cases and that researchers should be granted access to these collections. While the ruling allows… Read More »Russia’s Constitutional Court Ruling may provide new Impetus in the Continuing Search for Raoul Wallenberg’s Fate