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Russia's Jewish leaders remember Holocaust

Russia's Jewish leaders, rights activists and officials on Friday commemorated the &to=' target=_blank>Holocaust, the 61st anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz death camp, and called for stepping up the fight against extremism and anti-Semitism.

Russia's Chief &to=' target=_blank>Rabbi Berel Lazar performed a remembrance prayer at a commemoration event at the Moscow Writers' House, urging leaders worldwide to do more to promote tolerance.