Articles in "Holocaust"

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 ...

Israel Up in Arms After Polish Parliament Passes Law Limiting Restitution of Property Lost in Holocaust

The Polish parliament approved on Wednesday a law limiting the ability of Holocaust survivors and descendants of Holocaust victims to ...

Director of Opening Ceremony of Tokyo Olympics Fired Over Holocaust Jokes

The Simon Wiesenthal Center condemned anti-Semitic jokes made by Japanese comedian Kentaro Kobayashi, who is the show director of the ...

Row Between Israel and Poland over Holocaust Property Restitution Escalates  

The dispute between Israel and Poland over an amendment to a Polish law that would hinder Holocaust victims' ability to claim their ...

Israel Remembers the 6 Million Jews Murdered During Holocaust

The State of Israel marked the beginning of Yom HaShoah, its national Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day, on Wednesday ...

In First, Israelis and Emiratis Mark Holocaust Remembrance Day in UAE

A special ceremony to mark Yom HaShoah, Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day, was held Wednesday night in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), the ...