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Today: A survivor of Bergen Belsen recalls the camp

April 15th, 2015

Episode 279 of 1342 episodes

70 years ago today, British and Canadian troops arrived at the gates of the Bergen Belsen concentration camp in northern Germany. It was the first camp to be liberated by British forces. Mishal Husain spoke to one survivor with vivid memories of April 1945. Gena Turgel, now 92 - born in Poland, narrowly escaped being gassed in Auschwitz and arrived in Belsen after a death march across Europe

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