Zoni Weisz, holocaust survivor, the first ever Sinti and Roma guest of honour at Germany’s official Holocaust remembrance day in the Bundestag today, speaks out against discrimination [00:24:30-00:55:55]. Introduced [00:18:38-00:24:30] and followed [00:57:00-01:02:06] by the Hungarian Roma guitarist, Ferenc Snétberger.
Remembrance of the Victims of National Socialism
On 27 January, the German Bundestag held a Ceremony of Remembrance for the victims of National Socialism. Parliament has held a ceremony each year since 1996 on this date, on which the Auschwitz concentration camp was liberated in 1945. The guest speaker this year was Mr Zoni Weisz, a Holocaust survivor from the Netherlands and representative of the Sinti.