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# bergen-belsen - Sunday 27 January, 2019

As the world marks Holocaust Memorial Day, a survivor worries that history could repeat itself Tomi Reichental This post contains videos

As the world marks Holocaust Memorial Day, a survivor worries that history could repeat itself

Tomi Reichental, who lives in Dublin, is a survivor of the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.

# bergen-belsen - Saturday 28 October, 2017

Holocaust survivor plants Irish oak tree at Russborough House

The Irish oak tree was planted to remember the 1.5 million Jewish children who died in the Holocaust.

# bergen-belsen - Monday 2 February, 2015

93-year-old woman under investigation for concentration camp role after appearing in RTÉ doc

Hilde Michnia is suspected of taking part in death marches from Bergen-Belsen and Gross-Rosen.

# bergen-belsen - Monday 1 September, 2014

Remarkable journey of Irish-based Holocaust survivor to face traumas of past

RTÉ to screen story tonight of how Tomi Reichental, survivor of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, reached out to former jailor.

# bergen-belsen - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history

Anne Frank never lived to tell her tale but we can honour her memory, and that of all the murdered, by challenging anti-Semitism where we find it.

# bergen-belsen - Monday 15 April, 2013

Anne Frank museum defends Bieber after furore over 'belieber' comment

Justin had written in the guestbook that he hoped Anne Frank would have been a “belieber”.

# bergen-belsen - Sunday 1 January, 2012

BBC to air doc on Irish soldiers persecuted for 'desertion'

Around 5,000 soldiers left the neutral Irish Army to fight fascism in the Allied forces – and were persecuted for it afterwards.

Read Me: The year’s best opinion pieces from

Thought-provoking, moving, controversial: Our pick of the top ten Read Mes from 2011.

# bergen-belsen - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Column: I survived the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp

Dublin dweller Tomi Reichental was taken to Bergen-Belsen by the Nazis as a nine-year-old boy. Here he describes his experience of its horrors.