Nazi sign stolen from Auschwitz gates


A sign synonymous with the Nazi work camps of World War II was stolen overnight from the Auschwitz Concentration Camp memorial in Poland, police said Friday. Police were “alerted at 5 a.m. local time on Friday by museum guards” that the infamous sign reading “Arbeit Macht Frei” — “Work Sets You Free” in German — was stolen, according to police spokeswoman Agnieszka Szczygiel.

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