Articles in "Holocaust"

Tearful Knesset Speaker to Bundestag: ‘Remember, Always Remember!’

Speaker of the Knesset Mickey Levy addressed the German Bundestag in Hebrew on Thursday on the occasion of the International Holocaust ...

‘Shema Yisrael’ Pendants Discovered During Excavations in Sobibor Death Camp

Over the past decade, archaeological excavations in the Sobibor extermination camp in Poland have uncovered three pendants bearing ...

Israel Posthumously Honors Couple from Belarus for Saving Jewish Soldier During Holocaust

Yad Vashem, Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Center, held a ceremony on Wednesday during which posthumously honored Philipp and Anna Bogush ...

Gentiles Who Rescued Jews in Holocaust Receive $500,000 From Jewish Org Ahead of Holidays  

The Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) has sent $515,000 to 156 Righteous Gentile, rescuers of Jews during the Holocaust living in ...

‘Manipulating the Holocaust’: Yad Vashem Slams Fox News Host’s Comparison of Dr. Fauci to Nazi Doctor Mengele

Yad Vashem, Israel's national Holocaust memorial, reacted sharply after Fox News host Lara Logan compared Dr. Anthony Fauci, Chief Medical ...

Israeli President at 80th Anniversary of Babi Yar Massacre: Remember the Past for the Sake of the Future

Israeli President Isaac Herzog addressed the official international ceremony marking 80 years since the Babi Yar Massacre and inaugurating ...

Israeli President Leaves for Ukraine to Mark 80th Anniversary of Babi Yar Massacre

Israeli President Isaac Herzog flew to Ukraine on Tuesday for his first state visit, at the invitation of Ukrainian President Volodymyr ...

Israel Posthumously Honors Ukrainian Woman Who Saved Jews During Holocaust

Yad Vashem, the Jerusalem-based World Holocaust Remembrance Center, held a ceremony on Thursday honoring the late Yelena Grinchik from ...

Israeli Archaeologists Expose Famed Bimah at Old Vilna Synagogue Destroyed During Holocaust

An Israeli excavation of the famed Great Synagogue in Vilnius (Vilna), Lithuania, has fully exposed the Aron Kodesh (Torah Ark) and the ...

Israel Takes Diplomatic Action Against Poland After Bill Limiting Restitution of Property Lost in Holocaust Signed Into Law

Israel's leadership has taken significant diplomatic action and has issued harsh condemnations against Poland after a law limiting the ...