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Olivia Marks-Woldman, chief executive of the Holocaust Memorial Day Trust, said:
Over half of the UK population could not name a genocide that has taken place since the Holocaust, new research suggests.
Research published ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day on Monday claims genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Dafur have all been largely forgotten by the British public.
Some 53% of the 2,304 people asked could not name a post-Holocaust genocide, with the figure rising to 81% among 16-24 year-olds.