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Wiesel raps Hungary Nazi past ‘whitewash’

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/world/article/wiesel_raps_hungary_nazi_past_whitewash_20120619

Nobel Peace Prize laureate Elie Wiesel has renounced a Hungarian state award he received in 2004 in protest against what he said was a "whitewashing" of the role of former Hungarian governments in the deportation of Jews during World War Two.

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