Jerusalem – Israel To Honor Philippines For Helping Jews In WWII

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In 2007 ISRAEL RECOGNIZED PHILIPPINES AT THE INAUGURATION OF NATION’S LEADERS PARK

In 2007 ISRAEL RECOGNIZED PHILIPPINES AT THE INAUGURATION OF NATION’S LEADERS PARK

Jerusalem – More than 1,000 Jews fleeing persecution in Nazi Germany found refuge in the faraway Philippines, thanks to the government’s “open doors” policy that Israel plans to honor with a monument next month, officials said yesterday.

The modern structure of three steel doors, frames and marble floor tiles commemorates the “courage, hospitality and the determination” of the Philippines to give humanitarian support for European Jews seeking refuge from the Holocaust, the Israeli Embassy said in a statement on its website.

 

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