The amazing achievements of human rights hero Helen Bamber

Helen Bamber, the celebrated champion of human rights, has died aged 89.

A trained psychotherapist, she spent almost 70 years tirelessly working with victims of torture and other forms of abuse. Here's a synopsis of her amazing career:

In 1945, aged just 20, she joined one of the first rehabilitation teams to enter the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp.

After spending two years working with Holocaust victims she returned to England to help take care of 722 children orphaned by the concentration camps.

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