Holocaust Remembrance Week begins in Russia

In Russia ;Week of Remembrance

The eighth annual “Week of Remembrance”, dedicated to the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holocaust, will be held in Russia from January 17 to February 4, press reports – service of the event.

“From January 17 to February 4, 2022, Russia will host the annual – eighth in a row – “Week of Remembrance”. This cycle of memorial and educational events is timed to coincide with the International Day of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holocaust on January 27. On this day in 1945, the Red Army liberated the Auschwitz (Oschwitz) death camp,” the message says. FADN), the government of Moscow and the Holocaust Center.

Memorial Week has become a regular and significant event in the mass headquarters throughout the country. More and more people from Kaliningrad to Vladivostok are learning about the Holocaust and realizing its significance not only as a tragedy for the Jewish people, but as a crime against humanity itself. The task of the “Week of Remembrance” is more than mourning for those killed in the Holocaust, empathy for former prisoners of ghettos and concentration camps, and tribute to the Righteous Among the Nations. Our goal is to make it impossible to repeat a tragedy like the Holocaust,” the press service of RJC President and initiator of the “Week of Remembrance” Yuri Kanner quotes.

Memorial Week begins in Russia

Источник ria.ru

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.