25 April in Brussels from coronavirus infection COVID-19 died a Belgian of Jewish descent, Henri Kichka, who survived in the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz. It is reported by the BBC.
He died in a nursing home at the age of 94 years.
Commenting on the death of the Bun, his son Michel noted that “microscopic coronavirus” has succeeded where defeated the whole Nazi army.
British broadcaster, which during his life spoke Kichka, said that the death camp Auschwitz during the Second world war was also the mother, sisters and aunt, they were there killed and cremated.
March 11, the world health organization declared the spread of the coronavirus pandemic. According to data from the American Johns Hopkins University, on April 27, COVID-19 fell ill in the world in excess of 2.96 million people, more than 205 thousand of them died, 861 thousand recovered.
In Belgium coronavirus infection identified in more than 46 thousand people, including 7094 died.