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Survivors of Neuengamme attend a memorial event at the former Nazi concentration camp in Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 2015. The event was held to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe and the liberation of Neuengamme prisoners.

A wounded Israeli of Ethiopian origin during a protest against racism and what they say is excessive aggression by Israeli police, in Tel Aviv, Israel, May 03, 2015.

Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi (C) arrives to deliver a speech during an event of his party Partito Democratico (PD, Democratic Party) in Bologna, Italy, May 03, 2015.

A handout provided on late 03 May 2015 and released by the Italian Coast Guard of an Italian Coast Guard video grab showing migrants on a boat during rescue operations in the Mediterranean Sea, May 02, 2015.

Participants run with trays during the annual `Berlin Run of Waiters`, in Berlin, Germany, 03 May 2015. Waiters, barmen, chefs and pages competed in the art of the quick gastronomy.

German Chancellor Angela Merkel (L) lays a wreath during a commemoration event marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Dachau concentration camp by Allied Forces, at the former Nazi camp in Dachau, Germany, 3 May 2015.

The Israelite Cultural Community of Munich and Upper Bavaria head Charlotte Knobloch (Back, R) and a group of youths lay a wreath during an event marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Dachau Nazi concentration camp by Allied Forces, 3 May 2015

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The Day When War Ended

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Germany has a special duty to promote peace in the world, Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said during a session of Berlin state parliament marking the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII, Berlin, Germany, 2 May 2015. EPA/BGNES

Commemoration events, exhibitions and celebrations are marking the end of World War II in Europe 70 years ago. ...

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