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Discussions on setting up a Museum of the Romanian Jews' history

Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu has received at Victoria Palace, a delegation of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, accompanied by US Ambassador in Romania, Hans Klemm.

The main topic of discussion has been the creation of a Museum of the Romanian Jews' history, a demarche to consolidate the Holocaust history education. The discussion followed a first international meeting of the consultative board for the setting up of the museum held at Victoria Palace, on March 17.

Prime Minister Sorin Grindeanu has expressed his appreciation for the excellent cooperation between  institutions in Romania, and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, particularly for the conduct of educational programmes as well as the international promotion of the project for the museum of Romanian Jews. "This project is backed by the Romanian Government as well as other institutions of the Romanian State. We want this project to become reality as soon as possible, and to this end, we will closely cooperate with the Federation of Romania's Jewish Communities," Prime Minister has stated.

The Head of the Executive has also thanked the visiting delegation for their proposal for him to become an honorary member of the board of the future Museum of Romanian Jews' History.

During the meeting, the American officials have reaffirmed their appreciation for the activity of the Elie Wiesel National Institute for Holocaust Studies in Romania and for the outcomes of the Romanian chairmanship of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance (IHRA).

The meeting has been attended by Radu Ioanid, director of the International Archival Programs Division at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Paul A. Shapiro, director of international affairs at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Mihnea Constantinescu, Ambassador-at-Large, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Alexandru Florian, director general of the Elie Wiesel National Institute for Holocaust Studies in Romania.

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