Israeli Government, European Jewry Condemn Poland’s New Restitution Law

“It is outrageous that someone who survived the Holocaust, who will be in their later years, will still be deprived justice by this cruel, illegitimate and discriminatory law."

Three Children Destroyed Jewish Cemetery in Poland

The criminals turned out to be three teenage boys, two aged 12, one 13.

Israeli Foreign Minister Lapid: Polish Property Restitution Bill Hints at Anti-Semitism

The Polish ambassador was summoned by the Foreign Ministry over the draft legislation • Yair Lapid: “We will not allow any parliament to pass laws the purpose of which is to deny the Holocaust.”

Israeli Ambassador Rebuked by Polish Foreign Office over Lapid’s Protest

"Poland is counting on the Israeli side to base its claims on facts rather than accusations."

Row Between Israel and Poland over Holocaust Property Restitution Escalates

“We are not interested in Polish money and the very implication is anti-Semitic. We are fighting for the memory of the victims of the Holocaust, for the pride of our people, and no parliament can enact laws aimed at denying the Holocaust,” Lapid stated.

2 Weeks In, Yair Lapid Picks Up a Fight with Poland – Guy May...

A source in Poland's ruling party told Kan 11 that "the aim of the law is actually to stop most property claims."

Jewish Kreplach Saved this Polish Restaurant from Ruin during the Corona Pandemic

"Before the war, Jews constituted a significant part of the population of Bobowa," Szczepanek explained.

Ousted Human Rights Chief Warns Poland Becoming ‘Undemocratic’

Bodnar said that the powers that be in Poland are "trying to incapacitate or take over additional power mechanisms one by one."

Poles to Mark 78th Anniversary of Warsaw Ghetto Uprising with Sirens, Daffodils

"This is how we want to commemorate the Heroes and draw the attention of residents to this event."
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March of the Living 2021 Goes Virtual

“The ‘March of the Living’ connects between those who learned about the Holocaust firsthand and those who did not."

Poles Outraged: Germany Paid Them Only $2.41 Billion in WW2 Reparations

Poland's overall losses reached more than five million citizens, both Jews and gentiles – as much as 17% of the population.

International Auschwitz Committee Says Germany Lackadaisical in Chasing Nazis

"People must realize that the defeat of the Third Reich in no way signifies the disappearance of the Nazi ideology."

Yad Vashem ‘Deeply Disturbed’ by Polish Court’s Verdict Forcing Historians to Apologize for their...

In her ruling, Judge Ewa Jonczyk said that “the court’s ruling must not have a cooling effect on academic research."

Poland’s Chief Rabbi: Those Who Interrogated a Journalist for Saying Poles Handed Jews to...

The good rabbi did not explain why on God's good Earth do Jews need to live in the cursed country where so many millions of our family members were murdered with the support of Poles.

Yad Vashem ‘Concerned’ over Polish Prosecution of Holocaust Scholars

Prof. Engelking and Grabowski accused the Polish village head of responsibility for the deaths of several dozen Jews.

Polish Births Shrinking as Covid-19 Deaths Reach 36,000

The high death rate continued in January 2021, with close to 29,000 deaths.

ID Tags Worn by Children in Sobibor Death Camp in Poland Unearthed

Yoram Haimi, Israel Antiquities Authority archaeologist: “I have been excavating this site for ten years, but today I broke down.”

Tefillin Discovered in Hidden Bunker in Warsaw Ghetto

The Tefillin were discovered as Polish authorities began to demolish buildings inside the Warsaw Ghetto.

Jewish Foundation to Send More than $300,000 to Righteous Gentiles in Poland

“This is just one of many ways we can repay our boundless gratitude for all that they did to save Jews during the Holocaust,” said Stanlee Stahl, executive vice president of the Jewish Foundation for the Righteous.

Polish Parliament Caucus to Commemorate Babi Yar Massacre as 80th Anniversary Approaches

The first and best documented of the massacres took place on September 29–30, 1941, killing 33,771 Jews.

Polish Senate Votes to Delay Bill that Would Ban Exports of Kosher Meat

Still, Rabbi Menachem Margolin of the European Jewish Association said “the battle isn’t over. It has merely been postponed. If you kick a can down a road, you will eventually run out of road.”

Polish President Praises Law Banning Exports of Kosher Slaughtered Meat

President Duda said he was very concerned about the welfare and humanitarian treatment of animals, but stressed that the welfare of farmers came first.

Senators Rosen & Lankford Push Poland on Anti-Semitism, Holocaust Restitution

Poland is the only European Union member-state that has not adopted a national comprehensive private-property restitution law.
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US Army Tanks Deployed in Poland for Exercises with Rafael’s Windbreakers

A small number of explosively formed projectiles destroy incoming threats before they hit the vehicle.

Israel Cancels Students’ Visits to Death Camps in Poland over Coronavirus

They will provide an alternative trip around Israel, dubbed "Holocaust and Resurrection."

Polish Schools, Public Institutions Closed, Army Chief Diagnosed with Coronavirus

According to the Polish authorities, most of the coronavirus cases in Poland were individuals returning from Germany.

Auschwitz-to-Birkenau March Postponed Over Fear of Coronavirus

While the march itself is being postponed, the March of the Living organization will launch a campaign under the slogan: “Never Means Never.”

Education Minister Cancels Israeli Students’ Auschwitz Visit for Fear of Virus

The education minister intends to stop the upcoming visits, due to the spread of the virus, mainly because of its outbreak in Italy in recent days.

Archaeologists Unearth Crate of Historic Judaica Items Under Synagogue in Poland

Inside were 350 objects, including artifacts from the World War I and 18 cap badges with the initials of Austro-Hungarian emperor Franz Joseph, who ruled from 1848 until his death in 1916.

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