If a letter arrived with a broken bulla, it meant it had been opened.
As many as 250,000 Jews were murdered at Sobibor, making it the fourth worst extermination camp, after Bełżec, Treblinka, and Auschwitz.
Yankees and Mets legendary manager Casey Stengel said he was "the strangest man ever to play baseball."
"I was born on the 6th of May 56 in Freiberg / Moravia. My father and mother came from Galicia."
"McCain was a staunch ally of the Zionist regime of Israel and a strong advocate of using all kinds of pressure against Iran."
"He loved his country with all his might and knew the challenges of the State of Israel."
When the wife confronted the Nazi-clad men about the idea of wearing Nazi uniform in public, one of those Nazi-imitating chaps told her: "It's history – if you don't like it [expletive] off."
On July 3, 1982, about a month into the Lebanon War, Avnery caused a storm when he met Yasser Arafat in the western part of besieged Beirut, and ran an interview with him.
“The majority of Muslims in Australia of working age do not work and exist on welfare."
"I intuited that there was something hidden there," Geller recalled.
Aiman Mazyek, chairman of the Central Council of Muslims in Germany, advocates religious tolerance.
A marvelous new mosaic was discovered in archaeological excavations carried out prior to construction, on the site of the planned Shelby White and Leon Levy Mosaic Center in Lod.
Nicholas II was an avowed Jew-hater, and saw the Jews as the leaders of the Russian revolutionary movement.
Historical evidence suggests that at least at the beginning of Muslim rule, the new regime treated the local Christian population with great tolerance.
Putin's summons has to do with one Josip Broz Tito, born in Kumrovec, Croatia, and one of very few Eastern European Communist leaders to stand up to the Russians successfully.
Archaeologists slid the vessels on ropes 30 yards down a sheer cliff.
“It is possible that this coin was in the pocket of one of the residents of Jerusalem who hid from the Romans in the tunnels underneath the city streets.”
It appears that in order to revoke an ancient law such as the fast of Tamuz 17, there really has to be a major consensus among all of us that the time of joy and gladness is here again.
Over its history, the Jewish community of Cologne has suffered persecutions, many expulsions, massacres and destruction.
"I am honoured that my own great grandmother is one of these Righteous Among the Nations."
The new bill seeks to permit a first-degree relative or guardian to review the adoption file of family members who have disappeared, been kidnapped or whose fate is unknown.
The full VR tour offers quotes from Anne's diary, and takes about 25 minutes to complete.
The IDF paratroopers are participating in joint training with the 173rd Brigade of the European Command of the US Army.
The 90-year-old from Oregon was honored at a May 30 event, where he was introduced as a "hero of Israel and the Jewish people."
"The defeat of the Arabs in the June 1967 war, which was followed by the death of Gamal Abdel Nasser in 1970, constituted the decisive blow that ended nationalism."