Articles in "Holocaust"

Israel’s Holocaust Memorial ‘Commends’ Opening of Vatican’s Secret WWII Archives

Yad Vashem, Israel's official Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem, on Monday "commended" the Vatican's decision to open the Pius XII Archives, ...

Fmr. Israeli Ambassador to Poland: Diplomatic Rift Between Jerusalem and Warsaw Can be Bridged

The latest diplomatic rift between Israel and Poland, which again erupted surrounding the memory of the Holocaust, can be rectified, ...

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 ...

Exhibition Celebrating Diplomats Who Saved Jews during Holocaust Opens in France

President Reuven Rivlin on Thursday opened an exhibition titled "Beyond Duty – Saving Jewish Lives and Showing the Way" in France, ahead ...

World’s Largest Annual Holocaust Remembrance Event Kicks Off

The World Jewish Congress (WJC) on Monday launched its third annual #WeRemember campaign for International Holocaust Remembrance Day, the ...

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 ...

Yad Vashem Joins Political Right, Left in Battering Netanyahu for Joint Statement with Polish PM

Education Minister Naftali Bennett, Meretz chairwoman Tamar Zandberg, and Yad Vashem officials lashed out at Prime Minister Binyamin ...

The MDA Unit Helping Holocaust Survivors Find Lost Relatives

At the end of last summer, Nina Fishman, the 71-year-old daughter of Holocaust survivors from Lithuania, received a phone call  out of the ...

Israel-Poland Diplomatic Row Continues

Israel and Poland continued a diplomatic skirmish Thursday following Senate ratification in Warsaw of a bill that would outlaw assigning ...

Foreign Ministry Demands ‘Clarification’ From Polish Embassy Over Holocaust Law

Foreign Ministry officials met with Pyotr Kozlowski, the deputy head of mission at the Polish embassy in Israel, Sunday to register the ...