"Arbeit macht frei" is a German phrase meaning "work sets you free"
The slogan is known for appearing on the entrance of Auschwitz and other Nazi concentration camps
Istanbul - December 12, 2017
More than 200 cartoonists from across the world raised concerns over Jerusalem with pieces that portray different aspects of the holy city as part of a cartoon contest
Organized by Istanbul-based Association for Protecting and Maintaining Ottoman Heritage in Adjacency of Quds, the contest aimed to help create greater awareness on Jerusalem through cartoons
A total of 232 artists from 39 countries participated in the competition with 642 pieces depicting the holy city
Ahmet Altay, the coordinator of the contest, told Anadolu Agency that the aim of the contest was to make a positive contribution to the Jerusalem issue
He said that the ways to overcome this issue are not only diplomatic or political