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EU, German heads at funeral of former Polish FM Bartoszewski

Wladyslaw Bartoszewski, the former Auschwitz prisoner who helped save Jews from the Holocaust and later became Poland's foreign minister, was a joyful person who inspired deep respect, top European officials said in eulogies Monday at his state funeral in Warsaw. Bartoszewski, a historian, writer and politician, died April 24 at 93. He was Poland's deputy minister for dialogue with Germany and Israel. A member of underground World War II resistance, Bartoszewski, a Polish Roman Catholic, helped save Jews and was honored by Israel with the title of the Righteous Among Nations. He was later persecuted under communism for his democratic views and spent almost seven years in prison...

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