“We share a commitment to commemorate the victims of the Holocaust and to honour those who stood against it.”
-- Declaration of the Stockholm International Forum on the Holocaust
Approximately 1400 people attended the Toronto community commemoration for Yom HaShoah V’Hagvurah on Sunday 19 April, 2015.
Mr Gröning, who began work at Auschwitz aged 21, is currently being tried in Lüneburg on 300,000 counts of accessory to murder.
On Sunday 19 April, the IHRA Chair Szabolcs Takacs, spoke at an unveiling ceremony for a plaque in honour of the Hungarian victims of the Sachsenhausen concentration camp, outside Berlin.