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  • Commemorating the Warsaw Uprising

    By Ruth E. Gruber

    April 24, 2003 | 8:00 pm

    On April 19, 1943, heavily armed Nazi troops penetrated into the Warsaw Ghetto with a grim goal: the liquidation of the ghetto and the deportation of the last remnants of Warsaw's Jews -- some 40,000 men, women and children.

    The German forces were met by something unexpected: a...