Beauty contest among women, survivors of the Holocaust
• contest of beauty among women, survivors of the Holocaust
In Haifa, Israel held a beauty contest, which was attended by 14 women, survivors of the Holocaust. The event provoked a mixed reaction in connection with the painful perception by many people of the Holocaust, however, no one doubts that women who have experienced the horrors of the Nazi concentration camps during childhood and adolescence, and deprived of the opportunity to live a full life in his youth, have the right to make up for it in advanced age.
Carmel Ben-Yehuda (Carmela Ben Yehuda), 89 years of age.
The winner of the beauty contest, 75-year-old Anna Greenis (center). To her right stands Sarah Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.
Malka Hurka (Malka Gurka), 73 years.
Contestants on stage.
Rachel Weiner, 75 years old.