1944: Jews flee commando 1005
Tunnel dug with spoons freed 80 prisoners from Lithuanian chief Paul Blobel.
Memorial museum of the Hungarian speaking Jewry
German Chancellor Angela Merkel will be awarded the "Prize of European Jewry-Lord Jakobovitz Prize" at a ceremony at the Great Synagogue of Europe in Brussels on May 22. She will be in the Belgian capital for an EU summit meeting.