Commemoration of deportation of Jews from Rome ghettos
Sixty-nine years later, Rome remembers October 16, 1943, when over a thousand Roman Jews, and among them 350 children, were driven from their homes. An official ceremony and candlelight vigil is organized by the Community of Sant'Egidio.
and the Jewish Community in memory of the sacrifice Roman Jews rounded up by the Nazis in Rome. At the celebration attended by the Prime Minister Mario Monti