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German higher house of Parliament Bundesrat President Winfried... News PhotoAngela Merkel,Anniversary,Arrival,Auschwitz,Author,Berlin,Bundesrat,Bundestag,Chancellor,Concentration Camp,Germany,Horizontal,Human Sciences,Joachim Gauck,Nazism,Norbert Lammert,Politics,Science and Technology,Victim,Winfried KretschmannPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPGerman higher house of Parliament Bundesrat President Winfried Kretschmann (up L) arrives with German Chancellor Angela Merkel (up R), (bottom from L) German President Joachim Gauck, German-Israeli writer Inge Deutschkron and German Bundestag President Norbert Lammert at the German lower house of Parliament Bundestag, in Berlin on January 30, 2013 prior to a memorial to be held by deputies for the victims of the Nazi regime, and the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz concentration camp on January 27, 1945. Since the date fell on a Sunday this year, the event was held later, on the day marking 80 years since Adolf Hitler became chancellor. AFP PHOTO / ADAM BERRY (Photo credit should read ADAM BERRY/AFP/Getty Images)