Those who were helped by Portugal's consul general, Aristides de Sousa Mendes, during World War II assemble outside the former Portuguese consulate in Bordeaux. Sousa Mendes issued 10,000 visas to Jews including Stephen Rozenfeld (center front, in blue), George Helft (center front, in white) and Lissy Jarvik (third from right), before being recalled and dismissed from the diplomatic service. Eleanor Beardsley/NPR hide caption

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'Portugal's Schindler' Is Remembered, Decades After His Lifesaving Deeds

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Portugal players celebrate after Eder (center) scored the winning goal during the Euro 2016 final soccer match between Portugal and France in Saint-Denis, north of Paris, on Sunday. Michael Probst/AP hide caption

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A woman takes pictures by the front doors of Lisbon's Rossio train station on Thursday. A statue of 16th century King Sebastian, around 3-feet tall, stood in the now empty niche between the doors. Armando Franca/AP hide caption

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Portuguese architect Margarida Castro (right) provides a tour of Porto in 2014. She is one of three unemployed architects who set up Worst Tours to show visitors the poverty in the city, which has been hard hit by the country's weak economy in recent years. Miguel Riopa/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Portugal Beckons Tourists With Sun, History And ... Slums

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A woman walks Wednesday past a monument to the Jews in Lisbon believed to have been killed in a pogrom in 1506. Portugal is following Spain and granting citizenship rights to the descendants of Jews it persecuted 500 years ago. Francisco Seco/AP hide caption

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Nurse Carina Araujo gives care to a child in the neonatal intensive care unit at Maternidade Doutor Alfredo da Costa Hospital in Lisbon, Portugal, on June 6. Portugal's birthrate has dropped 14 percent since the economic crisis hit. The Washington Post/The Washington Post/Getty Images hide caption

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Portugal's Baby Bust Is A Stark Sign Of Hard Times

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At a hospital tucked away off one of Lisbon's main cobblestone squares, Manuela Cutileira does triage on incoming patients. Lauren Frayer/NPR hide caption

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A Portuguese Tradition Of 'Healing' Dolls For Christmas

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