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‘Sobibor’ to Represent Russia in the Oscars

As many as 250,000 Jews were murdered at Sobibor, making it the fourth worst extermination camp, after Bełżec, Treblinka, and Auschwitz.

Baseball Hall of Fame Celebrates Jewish Big League Spy Moe Berg

Yankees and Mets legendary manager Casey Stengel said he was "the strangest man ever to play baseball."

Kerry’s Memoir Gets the Last Word on Bibi

It turns out President Obama's decision to betray Israel at the UN Security Council was in response to President Elect Donald Trump's announcement of appointing David Friedman his ambassador to Israel.

Boy Gets Award for Turning In Rare Fertility Statutette

“We were surprised when we were presented with the rare figurine, which is about 11,500 years old.”

Poles Commemorate 74th Anniversary of Lodz Ghetto Liquidation

On September 8, 1939, German forces entered Lodz and immediately began targeting and terrorizing Jews, who constituted 34%, or 223,000 people, of the city’s prewar population of 665,000.

Sigmund Freud’s Letter Detailing his Jewish Roots, Family and Career on Auction

"I was born on the 6th of May [18]56 in Freiberg / Moravia. My father and mother came from Galicia."

Lithuania Admits its Citizens Participated in Murder of Jews During the Holocaust

A document prepared ahead of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s historic visit to Lithuania calls the death of 95 percent of Lithuanian Jews “a great tragedy for the Lithuanian state and society.”
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Iran News Agency: US Anti-Iran Senator Dead

"McCain was a staunch ally of the Zionist regime of Israel and a strong advocate of using all kinds of pressure against Iran."

John McCain Was a Great Friend of Israel

"He loved his country with all his might and knew the challenges of the State of Israel."
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The Third Reich Is Alive and Well and Fighting Every Sunday in New Zealand

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."

Soldier, Journalist, Editor, Writer, Politician, Radical Leftist Uri Avneri Dead at 95

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.
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Australian Senator Calls for ‘Final Solution’ to Muslim Immigration

“The majority of Muslims in Australia of working age do not work and exist on welfare."

David ben David, Hero of 1948, Passes Away at 98

With the survivors of the battle of Kfar Etzion he founded Moshav Nir Etzion, south of Haifa, upon his return from captivity.

Surprise: Uri Geller Museum Built Over Ancient Soap Factory, Vaults

"I intuited that there was something hidden there," Geller recalled.

Muslims and Jews Find Peace in Auschwitz

Aiman ​​Mazyek, chairman of the Central Council of Muslims in Germany, advocates religious tolerance.

1,700 Year-Old Mosaic Discovered on Site of Future Mosaic Museum in Lod

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.

Friday’s ‘Blood Moon’ to Feature Longest Lunar Eclipse of 21st Century

From a traditional Jewish point of view, we have no way of deciding with certainty that the messianic era will or will not be ushered in by a blood moon eclipse.

Joint Initiative to Collect Testimony of Jews from Arab Countries, Iran

Each testimony collected by students will be added to Israel’s National Collection.

Genetic Tests Prove Authenticity of Remains of Murdered Czar, a Jew Hater

Nicholas II was an avowed Jew-hater, and saw the Jews as the leaders of the Russian revolutionary movement.

Palestinian Authority Condemns Women in Green’s Annual Tisha B’Av Walk around Jerusalem’s Old...

"The People of Israel is here because this is our Land and the capital of this Land is Jerusalem, toward which we have prayed for thousands of years."

New Musical to Explore Spanish Jewish Family’s Struggle to Survive

“HIDDEN – The Secret Jews of Spain,” tells the story of the Aguilar family, who live outwardly as Christians and secretly as Jews after the Inquisition.

Hidden Silver Cross Attests to Religious Tolerance of 7th Century Caliphate

Historical evidence suggests that at least at the beginning of Muslim rule, the new regime treated the local Christian population with great tolerance.

Martin Luther’s Letter Calling Jews ‘Devils Incarnate Who Curse our Lord’ on Auction for...

Less than two years later, in a letter dated March 9, 1545, Luther would write to Elector Joachim II directly, warning him against the "tricks' of the Jews.

Kremlin: Putin Invites Team Russia Players, Head Coach to Discuss World Cup Failure

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.

2,000-Year-Old, Intact Pottery Vessels Salvaged in Cave on Lebanese Border

Archaeologists slid the vessels on ropes 30 yards down a sheer cliff.

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