Exhibition hails 70 Muslims who helped Jews in WWII

Yad Vashem, Israel's official memorial to victims of the Holocaust, has organize an exhibition honoring 70 Muslims who helped Jews escape the Nazis.

Exhibition hails 70 Muslims who helped Jews in WWII

World Bulletin / News Desk

The UK capital of London today began hosting the Righteous Muslim Exhibition, to honor the heroic actions of Muslims during World War II who protected Jews fleeing from the Nazi holocaust.

Hoping to shed light on the reality behind Muslim-Jewish relations, which has traditionally mostly been a positive one, the exhibition features photographs of Muslims who sheltered Jews from the Nazis while providing the stories of their brave actions.

Organized by Yad Vashem, Israel's official memorial to victims of the Holocaust, the exhibition promotes the names of 70 Muslims who it has recently added to its 25,000 list of ‘righteous persons’.

The exhibition will be held at various venues till March.

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