Liquidating of ghetto
[Civilian and army authorities argued that the Jews were vital to the war economy]. He order the immediate implementation of the deportation, and, as he no longer relied on the local German authorities, he entrusted the mission to the Operation Reinhard staff and the police forces subordinate to them.Globocnik personally came to Bialystok to coordinate the liquidation of the ghetto with the local German authorities.
But the present destruction surpassed anything I had ever seen. ] that people don't have time to flee the houses and perish inside in a tragic manner. People with bundles run from house to house, from street to street, there is no rescue, no one knows where to take shelter.The Warsaw ghetto remains one of the darkest examples of Nazi Germany’s cruel, calculated efforts to first contain Europe’s Jewish populations and then eliminate them entirely.The council also made it easier for the Nazis to implement new laws by anointing intermediary Jewish citizens to do so.Czerniaków’s orders were essentially to organize the logistics of the ghetto and install new German orders into the city’s social fabric.