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New Shanghai Park Commemorates WW2 Jewish Refugee Community

(JNi.media) A Jewish Memorial Park was inaugurated last week in the Fushouyuan cemetery at Shanghai’s Qingpu District, to mark the 70th anniversary of the...

Alleged Ex-Auschwitz Medic, 93, Arrested in Germany

An alleged former medic at Auschwitz was arrested in Germany on accusations that he was an accessory to murder. The name of the 93-year-old man...

Railway Museum Opposes Memorial to Holocaust Victims Shipped by Train

The same Museum has thwarted earlier attempts to honor the victims.

Ukrainian President in Hot Water over Presenting Lodz Ghetto Jews as Nazis

Poroshenko's government relies on the Svoboda party, which is inspired by a Ukrainian Nazi collaborator. Party members wear Nazi symbols and organize Nazi-style rallies.

New Age Holocaust Commemoration: Meet the Designer

Ahead of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day (Saturday, January 27) I spoke to Edward Jacobs who, with his partner Dr. Michael Berenbaum, specializes in erecting "narrative historical, sociological and Identity Museums."

Obama at Last Hanukkah Party: They Said I Won’t Last 1 Year, I Made...

Say what you will, the man has great writers and – crucial – can deliver a line.

Israeli Net Watcher Busts Miss Hitler 2018 Pageant’s Social Media Base

This scandalous competition was based in the Russian social network VK, the largest social network in Europe, a Russian Facebook with about half a billion users.

Croatian Government to Investigate Country’s Pro-Nazi History

Croatian Prime Minister Andrej Plenkovic said he would like the commission to recommend how to educate children about human rights violations under totalitarian regimes.

Number of Holocaust Survivors Declines to 189,000

There are 189,000 survivors of the Holocaust still living, but an average of 40 die every day, the Foundation for the Benefit of Holocaust...

Holocaust Victims’ Mass Graves Looted Across Ukraine

Some in the Ukraine are calling this grave-robbing a criminal epidemic, but the grave-robbers have not been caught.

Putin Moves Museum Visit in Deference to Jewish Sabbath

The United Nations date for International Holocaust Day, and the date on which worldwide memorial ceremonies are being held, falls on the Jewish Sabbath.

Venice Jews Mark 500th Anniversary of World’s First Ghetto

Venetian Jews say the 500th anniversary of the world's first ghetto may present a lesson for new Muslim refugees.

Italian Jewish Leader Arrested For Trying To Escape From Auschwitz

Locked in Auschwitz, their cries for assistance were not heard, so they escaped through an open window, setting off an alarm.

Jewish Groups Back Boycott of Hungary’s Holocaust Commemorations

Jewish groups backed the decision by the main Jewish umbrella group in Hungary to boycott official Holocaust memorial year events unless the government reverses...

Yad Vashem: International Cmtee Must Protect Jews

Chairman Avner Shalev: Countries must combat "expressions of anti-Semitism"

European Parliament President Martin Schultz to Receive 2016 Medal of Tolerance

European Parliament President Martin Schultz is one of two recipients of the 2016 Medal of Tolerance for his commitment to preserve the memory of the Shoah.

German Frozen Pizza Maker Returns Painting Nazis Forced Jewish Owner to Sell

The heirs did not know their painting's whereabouts before Dr Oetker contacted them, saying they were going to return it 'for moral reasons.'

Hungarian Jewish Leader Decries German Occupation Monument

The president of Hungary’s Jewish umbrella group criticized a planned monument to victims of the Germany occupation for ignoring Hungary’s complicity in the Holocaust. The...

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.

Unique Tourism Outfit Offers Luxurious Jewish Heritage Cruises in Germany’s Rivers

In case you were curious, the Dachau concentration camp is one of the final stops on the Uniworld Cruise.

Bulgaria Commemorates 70 Years of Saving Its Jews

Unlike most other Nazi allies or Nazi -occupied countries, Bulgaria saved its entire Jewish population from deportation to concentration camps.

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.

Statistics Bureau: 186,500 Holocaust Survivors Lived in Israel in 2016

The Holocaust survivors population is aging, and its size is diminishing.

Nazi-Looted Art Discovered In Munich to Go Online

German authorities have bowed to international pressure and are publishing a partial list of artworks found in a Munich apartment. The spectacular art find...

Russian Bill on Holocaust Denial Prompts Anti-Jew Feedbacks

Hatred of Jews is alive and well in Russia. Legislators have proposed that a new law impose harsh punishment for Holocaust denial, but Feedbacks are overwhelming negative: “Jews are cockroaches.”

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