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Bureau of European and Eurasian Affairs

Office of the Special Envoy for Holocaust Issues

Our Mission

The Office of the Special Envoy for Holocaust Issues, established in 1999, develops and implements U.S. policy to return Holocaust-era assets to their rightful owners, secure compensation for Nazi-era wrongs, and ensure that the Holocaust is remembered and commemorated appropriately.

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