Decade - 1940s
Decade - 1930s

Did Sweden welcome Jews in the 1930s and 1940s?


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2011-09-12 21:26:06
2011-09-12 21:26:06

Raoul Wallenberg and Count Folke Bernadotte saved over 100.000 European Jews from concentration camps, the king Gustav V attempted to negotiate with Hitler to treat Jews more "humanely". Nearly all of the Jews in Denmark managed to escape to Sweden, so the answer would be yes.


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