Pope Pays Tribute to Auschwitz Victims – Wall Street Journal

OŚWIĘCIM, Poland—Pope Francis arrived at Auschwitz Friday morning, becoming the third pontiff to visit the largest and most notorious Nazi concentration camp, where he paid tribute to victims by praying silently.

The pope walked unaccompanied through the Auschwitz entrance, passing under the gate bearing the infamous phrase, “Arbeit macht frei,” German for “Work sets you free.”

He then rode an electric vehicle to the spot in…

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