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                                Paul Mitemberezi, a market vendor who has been disabled since he was 3 because of polio, heads to the North Kivu Paralympic League, in Goma, democratic Republic of Congo.
Wheelchair users in Africa await pope

When Pope Francis arrives in Congo and South Sudan next week, thousands of people will take special note of a gesture more grounded than the sign of the cross. Watching from their wheelchairs, they will relate to the way he uses his. Read more

                                Dezi Heffner-Reiner points to her photo on a poster in memory of members of the Zionist youth movement underground in Hungary during the Holocaust at a ceremony awarding the Jewish Rescuers Citation, at Kibbutz HaZorea, northern Israel, on Dec. 13.
78 years on, Jewish Holocaust rescuers want their story told

Just before Nazi Germany invaded Hungary in March 1944, Jewish youth leaders in the eastern European country jumped into action: They formed an underground network that in the coming months would save tens of thousands of fellow Jews from the gas chambers. Read more

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