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Holocaust Day of Remembrance is Thursday

Posted at 1:03 PM, Apr 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-08 18:08:43-04

Thursday is the Holocaust Day of Remembrance.

The Holocaust was the state-sponsored persecution and murder of more 6 million Jews and others by the Nazis and their allies.

Holocaust remembrance day marks the anniversary of the Warsaw ghetto uprising on the Hebrew calendar.

It's called Yom Hashoah in Hebrew.