“It was the time when most leaders of the world preferred to shut their eyes and doors towards the Jews."
YouTube CEO Susan Wojcicki, WhatsApp founder Jan Koum, and ICON’s founder and CEO Yasmin Lukatz will host Memories in the Living Room events.
The event in Israel commemorating Quezon's "Open Doors Policy" for Jews takes place on Thursday, January 27, at the Philippines embassy, 18 Bnei Dan Street, Tel Aviv, at 6 PM.
Her remains were buried in the Church of St Mary Magdalene above the Garden of Gethsemane in Jerusalem.
On February 14, 2019, Sheikh Abdullah said that Israel was justified in attacking Iranian targets in Syria.
Sheikh Mohammed al-Issa, secretary-general of the Muslim World League, is the most senior Islamic leader to visit the former death camp.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence called on the world to unite against growing anti-Semitism, and notably called out Iran for its Holocaust denial and threats to wipe out Israel.
Putin to Meet Holocaust Denier Abbas in Bethlehem following International Holocaust Forum in Jerusalem
Abbas dismissed as a "myth" and "fantastic lie" that six million Jews had died in the Holocaust.
Senior Trump adviser Jared Kushner, along with other White House envoys, will return to the U.S. from Switzerland together with the president after inclement weather prevented them from catching their flight to Israel.
Pelosi was accompanied by six members of Congress from both sides of the political aisle.
The French president also threw a hissy fit against his Israeli security detail.
Naama Issachar did not walk down the steps from Putin's plane. Good bye, fantasy, we'll have some reality here for a change.
Against the backdrop of progress in the negotiations for normalization in the Gaza Strip, the meeting of some fifty world leaders at the Yad...
French President Emmanuel Macron's decision to meet with P.A. leader Mahmoud Abbas in Ramallah ahead of the 2020 World Holocaust Forum has ruffled some feathers at the Israeli Foreign Ministry.
The revealing images came from the estate of Johann Niemann, a deputy commandant at the camp who was one of 10 SS-men killed by inmates during the October 1943 uprising.
The film is based on letters written by 44 heads of state and world leaders in a unique book by Yad Vashem and the 5th World Holocaust Forum.
Ambassador Danon: "The stories of these Holocaust survivors' heroism are an example to the nations of the world."
Poland’s President Andrzej Duda was so insulted by not being asked to speak that he declined the invitation to attend the event altogether.
Israel’s Ambassador to Kyiv, Joel Lion, noted in a tweet the desecrated monument is “not far from President Zelensky’s parents’ home.”
From Wednesday to Thursday, January 22 to 24, 2020, the "Remembering the Holocaust: Fighting Antisemitism" international conference will be held in Jerusalem.
Social media users in Brazil jumped on the obvious case of copy-paste.
The assumption on the Israeli side is that Netanyahu would be obliged to support the narrative that the Russians are currently advancing against the Poles on the actions taken by the two countries in World War II.
Efraim Zuroff slammed the proposed legislation as the “final stage of a long attempt to whitewash massive complicity by Lithuanians.”
This finger-pointing at the country whose population was deemed most likely to collaborate with the mass extermination of Jews is the tip of a new Russian propaganda drive.
There were Ukrainian Nazi collaborators, and then there were Ukrainian freedom fighters the Soviets dubbed as Nazi collaborators.
Even pedestrian street crossing will not be allowed during the processions.
The museum also said that 900,000 users follow its account on Twitter, and more than 300,000 use the museum’s profile on Facebook with 80,000 on Instagram.
“I will be clear: We have decided that I as the Polish president will not participate in the event,” said Polish President Andrzej Duda, adding that not allowing him to publicly honor Polish victims of the Holocaust was equivalent to a “distortion of the historical truth.”
The program will include addresses from President Rivlin, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, President of France Emmanuel Macron, Prince Charles, and President Vladimir Putin.
God save us from bored Germans with too much time on their hands.