From the ashes of the Holocaust, the UN ignites a flame of remembrance

by Marilyn Silverstein
NJJN Staff Writer

UNITED NATIONS — The United Nations was built upon the ashes of the Holocaust, Shashi Tharoor told the estimated 1,400 guests filling the UN’s General Assembly Hall on the morning of Jan. 27. “The whole world was diminished by this abomination, and the whole world has cause to mourn and to remember.