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Despite the promises: the Holocaust survivor died in shameful poverty

Esther Frank, heroine of the movie the morality of payments, passed away at her house, destitute. 

The state of Israel keeps ignoring from the suffering of thousands of holocaust survivors who live in our neighbourhoods, some of them beneath the poverty line. In the meantime, 30 of them die each day.

Social affairs minister laments situation of Holocaust survivors

Minister Isaac Herzog says thousands of survivors live in deplorable conditions: 'Too many organizations thought the responsibility should fall on a different organization' Yael Branovsky, , 04.16.07 

"I felt deeply ashamed, the situation we're faced with in terms of the conditions Holocaust survivors are living in is completely absurd," said Social Affairs Minister Isaac Herzog on Sunday as Israel prepared to mark its annual Holocaust memorial day.