- Fox NewsAug 31 11:42 AM
The proprietors of the Auschwitz concentration camp have found themselves in hot water after installing showers in the former Nazi extermination camp in a bid to “cool down” visitors to the onetime slaughterhouse, which is now a museum commemorating the Holocaust.
- Time MagazineAug 31 12:08 PM
Spokesman tells TIME temporary mist sprinklers were needed to cool down visitors
- CBS NewsAug 31 01:38 PM
Nazi concentration camp museum's attempt to cool down visitors at the entrance on a hot day was not particularly well thought-out, some say
- Deutsche WelleAug 31 03:09 PM
- New York PostAug 31 09:03 AM
Operators of the historical Auschwitz concentration camp site set up misting showers outside prison gates, angering Israeli tourists who were shocked by the insensitivity.
- News.com.au TravelAug 31 08:10 PM
VISITORS to Auschwitz have been shocked by a new installation that’s being seen as hugely insensitive to the millions of Jewish people who died there.
- MashableAug 31 08:36 AM
The visitor center at the Auschwitz concentration camp is being criticized by visitors who were shocked to see showers set up outside of the Polish site over the weekend. For some, the cooling stations offered a dark reminder of the camp's horrifying past. See also: A Sunday stroll through Auschwitz As the area suffered from severe heat, the site's managers set up misting showers to keep ...
- The GuardianAug 31 07:49 PM
As Beijing prepares to hold a massive military parade to mark the end of the second world war, a derelict prison camp is restored to remind the world of Japan’s sins Liu Linsheng placed bouquets of yellow and white chrysanthemums beside a sewage-choked creek and gazed over a wasteland where dozens of Chinese soldiers were bayonetted to death. “This is a murder scene,” he said, pointing to a ...
- The ForwardAug 31 02:29 PM
The caretakers of the Auschwitz concentration camp museum decided to install cooling mist showers to fight the summer heat. That has offended many visitors to a place where the Nazi showers meant death, Lior Zaltzman writes.
- BBC NewsAug 30 12:35 AM
A Polish man issues a plea for information on his uncle who settled in Swansea after surviving Auschwitz concentration camp.
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