Ceremonies commemorating Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, will be held Thursday at the Museum of Tolerance and in West Hollywood.

The commemoration at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, south of Beverly Hills, will begin at 10 a.m. and feature the reunion of two survivors from Belgium, one of whom hid the other’s family during Nazi deportations of Belgian Jews, after 76 years.

Following the commemoration, “Witness to Truth,” a permanent exhibit of photographs of the Holocaust survivors who speak to museum visitors, will be reopened.

West Hollywood’s ceremony at Plummer Park will begin at 4 p.m. It will feature a screening of the 2016 documentary “Monsieur Mayonnaise,” where Australian filmmaker-artist Philippe Mora criss-crosses the globe tracing his family’s survival during the Holocaust.

A candle-lighting ceremony at the Babi Yar Memorial will immediately follow the program.

A Yom HaShoah Commemoration organized by the Los Angeles Museum of The Holocaust will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday in Pan Pacific Park. The keynote speaker will be Nancy H. Rubin, a former U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Commission on Human Rights.

Under a 1953 law passed by the Knesset, the Israeli parliament, Yom HaShoah is annually observed on the 27th day of Nisan on the Hebrew calendar, which began at sundown Wednesday and ends at sundown Thursday.

President Donald Trump issued a proclamation Wednesday declaring Thursday through next Thursday as the Days of Remembrance of Victims of the Holocaust “to honor the memory of the victims of the Holocaust and Nazi persecution by internalizing the lessons of this atrocity so that it is never repeated.”

“Let us continue to come together to remember all the innocent lives lost in the Holocaust, pay tribute to those intrepid individuals who resisted the Nazis in the Warsaw Ghetto, and recall those selfless heroes who risked their lives in order to help or save those of their persecuted neighbors,” Trump wrote in the proclamation.

“Their bravery inspires us to embrace all that is good about hope and resilience. Their altruism reminds us of the importance of maintaining peace and unity, and of our civic duty never to remain silent or indifferent in the face of evil.

“We have a responsibility to convey the lessons of the Holocaust to future generations, and together as Americans, we have a moral obligation to combat antisemitism, confront hate, and prevent genocide. We must ensure that the history of the Holocaust remains forever relevant and that no people suffer these tragedies ever again.”

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