Ambassador Michael Kozak, the State Department’s Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for Democracy, Human Rights and Labor, was also among those from the State Dept. invited to join the trip. Here seen with Rabbi Bemporad at a dinner hosted by the Mayor of Munich. (photo: Susan Barnett)
Rabbi Bemporad and Imam Ahmet Muharrem Atlig, from Turkey, on their tour through Auschwitz barracks. (photo: Susan Barnett)
Imam Mohamed Magid, President of the Islamic Society of North America, meets a Survivor in Krakow, Poland. (photo: Susan Barnett)
Rabbi Bemporad speaks with Ira Forman, newly appointed Special Envoy to Combat Anti-Semitism who joined the delegation at Auschwitz as his first act after his appointment by Sec. of State John Kerry. (photo: Susan Barnett)
Dr. Barakat Fawzi Hasan from Palestine signs the Auschwitz book of remembrance. (photo: Susan Barnett)
The Chief Imam of India, Umer Ahmed Ilyasi, and US Imams Muzammil Siddiqi and Mohamed Magid meet with Righteous Among Nations at a synagogue in Warsaw, Poland. (photo: Susan Barnett)
Event co-organizer Suhail Khan with Holocaust survivor Max Mannheimer (photo: Susan Barnett)
The Muslim delegation in prayer at the infamous Wall of Death at Auschwitz where prisoners were routinely shot to increase fear in others. (photo: Susan Barnett)
In prayer, Auschwitz. (photo: Susan Barnett)
Rabbi Bemporad visiting the Munich mosque with the Muslim delegation.
Rabbi Bemporad and Prof. Marshall Breger, who helped organize the trip, speaking with newly appointed Special Envoy to Combat Anti-Semitism, Ira Forman at Auschwitz.
Rabbi Bemoporad and Ambassador Michael Kozak at a dinner hosted by the Mayor of Munich.
Professor Marshall Breger and the Mayor of Munich (photo: Susan Barnett)
Meeting Righteous Among Nations at a Warsaw synagogue.
Walking through the iconic gates of Auschwitz.
Imam Magid (US) and Dr. Hasan (Palestine) with Special Envoy Ira Forman at Birkenau Death Camp, also known as Auschwitz II.