New York Remembers Elie Wiesel

Jul 3, 2016

Many remember the life of respected author and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel.

Author/activist, Elie Wiesel

The Nobel laureate died on Saturday after a lengthy illness. On Sunday Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that One World Trade Center will be illuminated blue and white, the colors of the Israeli flag to honor the life of Wiesel.

Cuomo says New York mourns the life of a great New Yorker and stands in solidarity with the State of Israel and the Jewish people.