- 26 Apr 2022 6:55 AM
- Hungary Matters
Dani Dayan, the chairman of the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial centre in Jerusalem, addressed the March of the Living participants in a video message.
Yacov Hadas-Handelsman, Israel’s ambassador to Hungary, noted that the March of the Living is an educational programme that aims to teach young people about the past through the stories of Holocaust survivors. The choice of the aquatics complex was symbolic.
The Olympic champion Alfréd Hajós, the building’s designer, was himself a Holocaust survivor.
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MTI Photo: Zoltán Mathé