Articles in "Holocaust"

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 ...

Polish Oak Tree With Holocaust Past Crowned European Tree of the Year

 A tree in Poland that played a vital role saving Jewish lives during the Holocaust  was recently chosen as the winner of the 2017 ...

Netanyahu at Holocaust Memorial: Iran Has Greatest Hatred for Jewish People Today

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said Thursday that while the Holocaust may be behind us, but the anti-Semitism that drove it is ...

Memory of Holocaust in Lithuania Saved from Oblivion by Israeli Soccer Agent and Lithuanian Writer

When Israeli soccer agent Tzvi Kritzer decided to build a monument in the Lithuanian town of Molėtai (Malat in Yiddish), where most of his ...

Netanyahu Blasts Top General for Remarks That “Cheapen the Holocaust”

Jerusalem (TPS) - Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sharply criticized IDF Deputy Chief of Staff Gen. Yair Golan on Sunday for making ...