US President Barack Obama will ask Moscow what happened to Swedish Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg after he was taken into Soviet custody and disappeared in 1945, Wallenberg's family told Swedish media.
An undated file photo shows Swedish diplomat and World War II hero Raoul Wallenberg who disappeared in 1945 after being summoned to Soviet military occupation headquarters in Budapest. US President Barack Obama will ask Moscow what happened to Wallenberg after he disappeared in 1945, Wallenberg's family have told Swedish media.
Wallenberg was posted as a Swedish diplomat to Nazi-occupied Budapest in July 1944 and rescued tens of thousands of Jews by issuing them protective passports in the final months of the Holocaust.
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