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Yad Vashem to Honor Two Belgian Righteous Among the Nations Posthumously

On December 23, 2015, Yad Vashem posthumously recognized Marie and Joseph Andries as Righteous Among the Nations.

Global Mayors Meet in Jerusalem, Will Visit Yad Vashem

Mayors from more than two dozen cities are in Jerusalem and will visit Yad Vashem.

Project to Build Visual Memory of Places & People Before, During the Holocaust

The European Holocaust Research Infrastructure project convened 30 historians and researchers at Yad Vashem to provide tools to improve access to Holocaust documentation.

Firefighters Battle Fire in Jerusalem Forest

A forest fire on the western slopes of the Judean Mountains sent flames through the Jerusalem Forest -- again -- but no cause has yet been determined.

Yad Vashem Marks Rio Olympics with Exhibitions on Jewish and Righteous Gentile Athletes

Jews competed in the most coveted sporting competitions throughout Europe, including the Olympics.

PM Netanyahu’s Yom Hashoah Speech at Yad Vashem [video]

Following is the address by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on the eve (4 May) of Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day.

Rivlin at Holocaust Remembrance Ceremony: We Will Continue to Survive and Battle Anti-Semitism

Rivlin addressed the Holocaust survivors attending the ceremony, asking for their help in extracting the meaning of the tragedy and lessons to be learned.

Israeli Labour Party Ponders Cutting Ties to British Labour Over Anti-Semitism

MK Isaac Herzog, head of Israel’s Labour Party and Opposition leader said that he is “considering suspending relations” with British Labour.

Obama: US Must Lead Fight Against Rising Anti-Semitism

US President Barack Obama told a gathering at the Israeli Embassy in Washington, "We are all Jews."

Netanyahu: ‘On Holocaust Remembrance Day World Remains Obsessed with Jews’

On the occasion of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Netanyahu reminds the world that irrational hatred for and obsession with the Jewish people continues.

NY Mayor de Blasio Visiting Yad VaShem

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio is visiting Yad VaShem Sunday during his two-day tour in Israel for the 30th International Mayors Conference. He...

Hotovely Says Foreign Dignitaries Must Visit Western Wall

"Including the Kotel along with Yad VaShem and Mt. Herzl changes Zionism from 100 years to 3,000 years."

Secretary of State Kerry’s Yom HaShoah Message

U.S. Secretary of State Kerry calls the Shoah "the most painful and horrific chapter in human history."

Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day

Israelis visit Yad Vashem ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day on April 16.

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

An IDF soldier at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial museum in Jerusalem. Tuesday, January 27th is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. On January 27, 1945 the Auschwitz-Birkenau...

Canadian Professor Awarded Yad Vashem Book Prize

  Prof. Jan Grabowski of the University of Ottawa in Canada was awarded the 2014 Yad Vashem International Book Prize for Holocaust Research for his...

US Beauty Pageant Winners Uncover Media Lies in Visit to Sderot

“The truth will come to light… truth will come to light.” – Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice

‘Jews Against Genocide’ Take ‘Blood Bucket Challenge’ at Yad Vashem [video]

'Jews Against Genocide' pervert the Ice Bucket Challenge into a "blood bucket" attack on the IDF.

Wind-Whipped Fires in Jerusalem Threaten Yad VaShem Holocaust Memorial

Thousands evacuated and houses on fire as planes try to water bomb the blaze.

Yad Vashem Recognizes First Peruvian Righteous Gentile

As consul general of Peru in Geneva, Barreto issued 27 Peruvian passports to 58 Jews, including 14 children, even though the government of Peru by 1938 had given instructions to its consulates in Europe not to issue visas to foreign immigrants — with an emphasis on Jews in particular.

Pope Francis Lashes Out at Nazi Murderers During Yad Vashem Visit

At Yad Vashem, the pontiff questioned the role of G-d in the slaughter of the millions who died during the Holocaust.

Dusty Windows (Part Six)

G-d gave us our ammunition. Torah, prayer, and loving kindness are our most powerful weapons.

Survivors (Photo Essay)

On Sunday evening, April 27, 2014, six Holocaust survivors lit six torches representing the six million Jewish victims of the Nazi genocide during the opening ceremony at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Museum in Jerusalem.

A Response to Thomas Friedman: We Need More Sheldon Adelsons

Apparently Thomas Friedman needs a history lesson to learn why those aren't "occupied territories."

Dutch Diplomat Killed by Nazis Honored for Saving Jews

A Dutch diplomat who died in a Nazi concentration camp will receive Israel’s special honor for non-Jews who helped Holocaust survivors escape the genocide. The...

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