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Auschwitz Survivors Mark Anniversary Online Amid Pandemic

Tova Friedman hid among corpses at Auschwitz amid the chaos of the extermination camp’s final days.

Just 6 years old at the time, the Poland-born Friedman was instructed by her mother to lie absolutely still in a bed at a camp hospital, next to the body of a young woman who had just died.

As German forces preparing to flee the scene of their genocide went from bed to bed shooting anyone still alive, Friedman barely breathed under a blanket and went unnoticed.

Days later, on Jan. 27, 1945, she was among the thousands of prisoners who survived to greet the Soviet troops details ⇒

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