Photo Gallery: A Roma Monument for the Present Day
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Photo Gallery: A Roma Monument for the Present Day

Foto: Markus Schreiber/ AP

A Monument to the Porajmos Sinti and Roma Holocaust Victims Remembered in Berlin

Berlin is home to several monuments to Germany's dark past. On Wednesday, Chancellor Angela Merkel helped inaugurate another one, this one dedicated to the Sinti and Roma murdered by the Nazis in the Holocaust. With persecution of the minority on the rise, its unveiling could hardly have been more timely.
cgh -- with wire reports