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Yad Vashem

Yad Vashem (יד ושם) is Israel´s official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust established in 1953 through the Memorial Law passed by the Knesset, Israel´s parliament.


Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe

The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe (Denkmal für die ermordeten Juden Europas, or simply Holocaust-Mahnmal in German), designed by American architect Peter Eisenman, was dedicated on May 10 2005 in central Berlin. The memorial is located 100 meters away from Berlin´s main architectonical symbol, the Brandenburger Gate, on a 19.073 m2 large field.



Killed Palestinians and Israelis in the 2014 Gaza War
Type: Virtual Memorial
Names: 1 889

The Afghanistan Death List - Afghans killed by the state in 1978-79
Type: Virtual Memorial
Names: 4 782

Verdad Abierta: La lista del holocausto paramilitar en Norte de Santander
Type: Virtual Memorial
Names: 13 919


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1. Mamayev Kurgan - Soviet World War II Memorial
2. Sowjetisches Ehrenmal in Treptower Park, Berlin (Soviet War Memorial)
3. Caen Mémorial
4. Soviet War Memorial in Berlin (Tiergarten)
5. Çanakkale Martyrs´ Memorial
6. Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe
7. Neue Wache, Berlin
8. Monumento a los caídos en Malvinas, Buenos Aires
9. In Memory of the disappeared in Argentina’s Dirty War
10. Arlington West Memorial at Santa Monica Beach, California
(United States)

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