Israel. At the 90th anniversary of the commander of the Jewish partisan group “Posharsky”, and
ex-partisan Leonid Berenstein, who was awarded with several decoration of the
USSR, Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia, Croatia, Ukraine, and of course from
Yad Vashem, received a card from professor Ilya Altman, co-chairman of the
“Holocaust” Center, in which he congratulates Berenstein.
In the letter Ilya Altman writes, that Berenstein is mentioned in the recently published encyclopedia about the “Holocaust on the territory of the USSR”. Besides, professor Altman wishes Leonid Berenstein on behalf of the Russian Research and Educational “Holocaust” Center good wealth and the opportunity to pass on the memory of what had happened 70 years ago to the next generation, as they have a right to know about their history.