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Ex-Auschwitz Guard Charged with 300,000 Counts of Accessory to Murder

Oskar Groening’s defense is that he only was cog in the Nazi death machine.

Rare Anne Frank Poem to Be Auctioned in Holland

It is a typically edifying poem of the sort that was often written in "poezie albums," exhorting the owner to do her best and be diligent at work.

Ukraine Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman to Visit Yad Vashem

Groysman was the first Jew to occupy a high political office when he was elected as House Speaker in 2014.

Berlusconi Using Holocaust to Describe his ‘Suffering’

This was not the former Italian prime minister's first bizarre use of the Holocaust.

Yad Vashem Condemns Polish Senate’s ‘Problematic Piece of Legislation’

One of the first questions the Poles asked the Nazis, their new rulers, was if it was permitted to kill the Jews.

Namibians Suing Germany for 1904 Genocide

'The only difference [between the Jewish Holocaust and our own] is that the Jews are white and we are black,' said Herero chief Sam Kambazembi.

Former Auschwitz Radio Operator Charged with Accessory to Murder

A 91-year-old SS woman aided operations that led to the murder of 260,000 Jews.

Financier’s Daughter Shares Einstein’s Gratitude to her Father for Saving Jews from ‘Calamitous Peril’

"It must be a source of deep gratification to you to be making so important a contribution toward rescuing our persecuted fellow-Jews from their calamitous peril and leading them toward a better future."

Holocaust Survivor, Speaker Max Mannheimer, 96, Passes Away

Max Mannheimer was silent about his nightmare and depression for decades.

Auschwitz SS Guard, 95, Dies in Prison

Only 43 Auschwitz staff members have been sentenced in German courts.

Jewish Survivor Meets his Polish Rescuer at JFK

The interpreter was crying while translating the Polish rescuer's response.

President Peres Honors Elie Wiesel in New York

Elie Wiesel received the President’s Medal of Distinction from Israeli President Shimon Peres in a ceremony in New York Monday night. Wiesel, a survivor of...

Third Hanukkah Candle Lit at Western Wall to Honor Holocaust Survivors

Similar candle-lighting events took place on the third night of Hanukkah in Berlin and in New York City, honoring Holocaust survivors.

Prime Minister Netanyahu’s Remarks Prior to Cabinet Meeting

Prior to Sunday's cabinet meeting, Bibi talked about the dangers of Iran, ISIS and anti-Semitism and the importance of Aliyah.

New Study: Higher Risk of Suicide among Israelis from Countries Where Most Jews Were...

'Our studies show that Holocaust survivors cannot be treated as a homogeneous population when it comes to psychological contexts such as the risk of suicide or mental illness.'

The Ultimate Revenge for Holocaust Survivor: New Torah Scroll

Holocaust survivors have at least two ways to take revenge against the Nazis. One is to overcome the past and bring a new family into the world. The other is to donate a Torah. Marge Fettmen did both.

Holocaust Banknote Forger Adolf Burger Dead at 99

He visited the Bank of England and met the Chief Cashier, who presented him with one of the notes which he had forged in the concentration camp more than sixty years earlier.

Sheldon & Miriam Adelson to Dine with Pres. & First Lady Trump at White...

The Adelsons are having dinner at the White House with America's First Couple and a source says Israel is on the agenda.

Netanyahu to Austrian Chancellor-Elect: Remember the Holocaust

Should Kurz form a right-wing coalition with the Freedom Party, Austria would join Hungary’s Viktor Orbán and Poland’s Law and Justice government in pursuing tough policies on borders, refugees and migration.

Albanese, Felder and Storobin Slam Weiner over Holocaust Reference

Don't yell Nazi Germany in a crowded NY mayoral race...

Claims Conference Official Gets 8 Years in Prison

Semen Domnitser, the former Claims Conference employee who was found guilty of leading a $57 million fraud scheme at the Holocaust restitution organization, was...

Croatia Outlaws Hate Crime, Enabling it to become EU Member

Croatia has outlawed hate crime, enabling it to become the 18th member of the European Union, the European Jewish Press reported. The new law in Croatia...

European Jews Shocked at Anti-Semitic Statue in Hungary

A private foundation in Hungary plans to erect a statue to honor a notorious anti-Semite in a town east of Budapest.

Analysis: Nazism and Islamic Extremism Share Poisonous Roots, Object of Hatred

When it comes to evil, the Nazis still rank highest in the minds of many, and are considered to be the epitome of evil, at least for the previous century—until today.

Rivlin: Poland ‘Breeding Ground for Soul of Jewish Nation, Grounds to Largest Jewish Cemetery’

Israel's Pres. Reuven Rivlin inaugurates Museum of History of Polish Jews in Warsaw, together with Polish counterpart.

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