The Polish government's statement said: "We strongly condemn aggression and violence against any person."
For the first time since the Holocaust the famous tunnel used by the prisoners of Ponar to escape from the Nazis had been located using new technologies for underground predictive scanning.
Two murder suspects have been arrested in Hungary in connection with the death of Jerusalem resident Ofir Gross, z'l.
The president of Poland laid a bouquet of flowers on the grave of Yoni Netanyahu, who he said was "a hero."
In a deal worth hundreds of millions of dollars, Israel’s Rafael Advanced Defense Systems will provide the Romanian Romaero company with licensing and training to produce their own air-defense systems.
We are concerned that this law will have repercussions in the areas of Holocaust research, education and remembrance.
The famed Great Synagogue of Pilsen is returning to Jewish hands and hearts after 20 years as a Czech concert hall and art museum.
Uzbekistani President Islam Karimov had led his nation since it declared independence 25 years ago; now there is a power vacuum and many citizens say they feel a double loss.
One of the first questions the Poles asked the Nazis, their new rulers, was if it was permitted to kill the Jews.
Zuroff said that “the Government of Lithuania has, over the last 25 years, been making great efforts to eliminate the crimes of thousands of Lithuanians that were directly involved in the murder of Jews.”
More than 50 Red Army Jewish war veterans from New York during World War II gathered to mark Hebrew date of V-E day.
Waszyński was a prolific film director in prewar Poland – in the 1930s he directed 37 of the 147 films made in Poland in that decade, including the Yiddish-language film Dybbuk.
During the war, Sochaczew lost more than 4,000 residents, all of them Jewish.
Europe, he said, was acting not just against Israel’s interests but against its own interests as well.
The US has been chasing after Mironov since May for the illegal transfer of US military technology to an unnamed foreign country.
Somehow supporters of the anti-Israel Boycott, Divest and Sanctions (BDS) campaign nevertheless managed to politicize Netanyahu’s visit.
Austria's Chancellor-elect said he is interested in “developing the friendship and links” with Israel, and is happy to visit soon.
The prime minister and president will be globe-trotting this year as Israel's international relations grow.
"Who 30 years ago in this country would have pretended to be a rabbi, to say nothing of 70 years ago?"
The ISA views the departure of Israelis to Syria and Iraq as a very dangerous phenomenon.
Austria's government committee has suggested a "profound architectural redesign" to Hitler's birth house, rather than demolition.
“People marching in the streets of European capitals shouting ‘Death to the Jews’ has led to the actual death of Jews, and will continue if Europe does not react.”
The IDF paratroopers are participating in joint training with the 173rd Brigade of the European Command of the US Army.
Israel’s Foreign Ministry slammed the short-lived policy, saying the Palestinian Authority is “no longer satisfied with poisoning the minds of Palestinian youth. Now it wants to spread lies and misinformation among Czech youth as well.”
'Son of Saul's' riveting plot brought a first-time Oscar for a Hungarian film, by a first-time director.
Slovakia will be joining the Czech Republic and Bulgaria as European Unions states who are breaking with EU policy on Jerusalem.
A 22-member delegation was sent by the Jewish State to battle the flames, which began last week.
"Inside the European Union there are states and territories where glorification of Nazi collaborators and the Nazis is part of the state agenda."
Perhaps now Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg's soul can rest: Stockholm has officially declared him dead.
Showers installed in front of Auschwitz are simply a 'public safety measure' to ward off the summer heat, says the museum.