Articles in "History"

Holocaust Documenters in Race Against Time, Before Memories Fade

The Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial is engaged in a feverish race against time, a race in which they know that every day counts – a race to ...

Rare 2 Millennia-Old Coin Discovered Near Shiloh

An ancient and rare coin from the time of King Agrippa I and the last days of the Second Temple was discovered at Nahal Shiloh (stream) in ...

Knesset Celebrates 70 Years

The Knesset, Israel's parliament, on Monday celebrated its 70th birthday, marked every year on the Jewish holiday of Tu Bishvat, the date ...

Last Survivor of Warsaw Ghetto Uprising, Simcha ‘Kazik’ Rotem, Dies at Age 94

The last survivor of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising Simcha Rotem, also known by his underground nickname "Kazik", died in Jerusalem on Saturday ...

Maccabean History: The Battle Of Beit Zechariah

The Battle of Beit Zechariah, which took place 2,000 years ago during the Maccabean Revolt, is one of sacrifice and bravery. On a clear ...