International Holocaust Remembrance Day

UK gov't: Donation to Auschwitz will ensure lessons 'live on for generations'

British Government promises to provide £1 million funding to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 3:04 PM

Silicon Valley executives to host Holocaust remembrance events

YouTube, Houzz, WhatsApp, and ICON executives host Holocaust survivors, hold remembrance events in their homes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 1:57 PM

Pres. Rivlin leves for Poland and Germany on Holocaust memorial trip

President Rivlin’s visit to Poland and Germany to mark 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 11:25 AM

Pope Francis condemns ‘barbaric resurgence’ of anti-Semitsm

Pope meets delegation from the Simon Wiesenthal Center ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.JTA, 1/21/2020, 9:11 PM

At Holocaust event, Jewish leaders urge: 'We need to safeguard Jews in Europe'

'We need more than 'Never Again' to safeguard Jews in Europe,' EU Jewish chief says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 1:30 PM

These are the world leaders who will attend the 75th World Holocaust Forum this week

Kings, princes, presidents, prime ministers, foreign ministers to converge on Jerusalem, commemorate the Holocaust. This is the full list.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/18/2020, 10:46 PM

Chelsea soccer club unveils new Holocaust mural honoring murdered soccer players

Chelsea soccer club unveils mural with Jewish soccer players murdered at Auschwitz.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/18/2020, 9:29 PM

Ukraine parliament official urges 'sharp, quick, and decisive' response to anti-Semitism

For the first time, Ukrainian Parliament marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2020, 11:55 AM

UN marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ambassador Danon: Calls for the destruction of the Jewish people continue in full force.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2019, 7:41 PM

UK Chief Rabbi salutes Holocaust survivors

Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis says survivors 'have been absolutely determined to teach the world about love, unity tolerance and peace.'Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis, 1/28/2019, 4:45 PM

Church march in memory of Shoah meets anti-Semitism

California church commemorating International Holocaust Remembrance Day accosted by man yelling anti-Semitic, anti-Israel insults.Marcy Oster/JTA, 1/28/2019, 3:59 PM

Polish PM: Hitler's Germany responsible for Holocaust, not Nazis

Polish Prime Minister says "all the evil" of the Holocaust came from Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2019, 5:13 AM

Poll: Five percent of British citizens deny the Holocaust

New poll finds more than 2.6 million British people think the Holocaust is a myth.Elad Benari, 1/28/2019, 1:03 AM

Polish nationalists protest at Auschwitz

Far-right Polish demonstrators protest against Jewish focus in Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/27/2019, 10:52 PM

'Remember those who saved Jews'

White House releases statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.White House, 1/27/2019, 7:48 PM

'Our mission in Poland will never end'

Polish Ambassador to Israel delivers message in Hebrew on Holocaust Remembrance Day asking if 'memory' is enough.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 5:04 PM

'Anti-Semitism and hatred are still among us'

President Rivlin welcomes Action Reconciliation Service for Peace to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 1:47 PM

The view from a cattle car

I could touch the wagons but I never dared. I thought that I have no right to do so. I was not there at the time. But I felt the energy of that horror. I felt it physically.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 1/27/2019, 8:09 AM

British spiritual leaders urge unity on Holocaust Day

Archbishop of Canterbury, British Chief Rabbi and prominent imam sign joint letter on the occasion of International Holocaust Memorial Day.Ben Ariel, 1/27/2019, 1:38 AM

Watch: Israeli artists in moving performance at the UN

Israeli singers Amir Benayoun, David D'Or and Miri Mesika perform at UN ceremony in honor of International Holocaust Day.Hezki Baruch, 1/30/2018, 6:06 AM

Watch: Israeli artists preparing for UN ceremony

David D'or, Miri Mesika and Amir Benayoun rehearsing ahead of UN ceremony in honor of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2018, 12:06 AM

'Israel's schools will address Polish law about death camps'

Education Minister orders Israeli schools to cover the role of European nations in Holocaust. 'Many nations helped the Nazis murder Jews.'Hezki Baruch, 1/28/2018, 12:21 PM

'Proud to work for the President, who stands up for the Jews'

US Press Secretary tweets video with story of her visit as a child to Yad Vashem with her father, former Arkansas Governor Mike Huckabee.Mordechai Sones, 1/28/2018, 11:13 AM

'Survivors' stories must remain part of our collective memory'

European Commission President on Int'l Holocaust Day: Anti-Semitism is not only a threat for Jews.Nitsan Keidar, 1/28/2018, 4:24 AM

Trump: We remember the brutal murder of six million Jews

Trump condemns the murder of six million Jews during the Holocaust in statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Ben Ariel, Canada, 1/26/2018, 10:52 PM

Why the Holocaust does not fade away

The promotion of a new Holocaust is not a distortion category in the strictest sense of the word, even though the two are relatedDr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 1/26/2018, 3:10 PM

UK Labour leader fails to mention Jews in Holocaust Day message

ADL blasts Jeremy Corbyn after he failed to mention Jews and anti-Semitism in International Holocaust Remembrance Day message.Elad Benari, 1/26/2018, 6:15 AM

Introducing the 'Anti-Semitism Cyber Monitoring System'

Ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Diaspora Affairs Ministry reveals new and unique platform to combat online anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/25/2018, 2:22 PM

'Anti-Semitism will not disappear quickly'

EU Coordinator for fighting Anti-Semitism discusses efforts to combat anti-Semitism on continent. 'A strong democracy can face the issues.'Yoni Kempinski, 1/24/2018, 9:06 PM

'Words aren't enough to stop anti-Semitism'

Knesset Speaker blasts European hypocrisy over anti-Semitism in speech at EU parliament. 'Anti-Semitism has no excuse.'Yoni Kempinski, Brussels, 1/24/2018, 4:16 PM

Holocaust Historian indicts Austria on looted Jewish property

In Austrian jail, Holocaust historian indicts the country for how it handles looted Jewish property. Freud's daughter Anna received $80 in the 1950s for an estate stolen from her family. Cnaan Liphshiz, 1/24/2018, 5:35 AM

Diaspora Ministry: Dramatic increase in anti-Semitism

Annual report indicates record number of anti-Semitic events in UK, half of Western Europe immigrant population holds anti-Semitic views.Mordechai Sones, 1/21/2018, 10:59 AM

Israeli singer gives up on visa to sing at UN

Amir Benayoun gives up on opportunity to acquire visa that would enable him to fly to perform on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Nitsan Keidar, 1/19/2018, 6:34 AM

US denies entry visa to Israeli singer invited to perform at UN

Amir Benayoun scheduled to sing his song, 'The Last Survivor,' at the UN on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.JTA, 1/14/2018, 10:05 PM

'Holocaust survivor anthem' to be performed at UN by 3 Israelis

David D'or, Amir Benayoun and Miri Mesika will perform 'The last survivor' at UN on the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz. Listen.Yoni Kempinski, 1/7/2018, 2:14 PM

Netanyahu: Trump 'understands' Jewish meaning of Holocaust

Netanyahu says Trump’s administration now understands that the meaning of the Holocaust was the attempt to eradicate the Jews.JTA, 2/16/2017, 1:58 AM

Schumer condemns 'troubling' White House Holocaust statement

Sen. Chuck Schumer joins list of Democrats to have condemned the White House International Holocaust Remembrance Day statement.JTA, 2/10/2017, 2:58 AM

Republicans block resolution against Trump Holocaust statement

House Republicans block Democratic effort to vote on a resolution slamming the White House for its Holocaust Remembrance Day statement.JTA, 2/9/2017, 2:58 AM

Trump aide: Holocaust statement criticism is 'asinine'

Deputy assistant to Trump says that criticism of statement on Holocaust was motivated solely by a desire to attack the president.JTA, 2/8/2017, 5:30 AM

White House dismisses criticism of Trump's Holocaust Day message

Watch: Press secretary Sean Spicer says criticism of Trump’s statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day was “ridiculous”.Ben Ariel, 1/31/2017, 6:43 AM

Brazil's president attends Holocaust remembrance service

President Michel Temer attended a service at the country's largest synagogue to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day.JTA, 1/31/2017, 4:23 AM

Trump under fire over Holocaust Day statement

Jewish American groups criticize Trump for failing to specifically mention Jews in his statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Ben Ariel, 1/30/2017, 2:06 AM

Shaked: The Holocaust began with incitement

Justice Minister says Shoah began with incitement, and incitement against Jews continues to this day in the BDS movement and the PA.Gary Willig, 1/27/2017, 12:46 PM

Holocaust survivor to speak at UN commemorative event

Noah Klieger, survivor of Auschwitz will be keynote speaker at UN event marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Ido Ben Porat, 1/26/2017, 8:10 AM

#WeRemember: Over 200,000 post photos to commemorate Holocaust

200,000 people post photos of themselves on social media ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.JTA, 1/26/2017, 1:59 AM

MK Hazan to attend Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony in Poland

MK Oren Hazan accepts invitation to attend ceremony that other Likud MKs declined in order to be available for Knesset votes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2017, 4:35 PM

'Shining Souls': Heroes of humanity during the Holocaust

A moving exhibition opens at the European Parliament for International Holocaust Remembrance day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2017, 11:47 AM

UN's Ban gets booed at New York synagogue

Congregants at Park East Synagogue greet Ban with jeers during Holocaust Day speech, after he called Palestinian terrorism 'human nature.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/7/2016, 10:58 PM

Poland’s president honors Jewish Theater actors

‘Polish and Jewish people send a message of peace to the world,’ Polish PM says, after medals given to Jewish actors.Shoshana Miskin, 1/31/2016, 4:04 PM

'As we defend ourselves, we do not stand alone'

PM thanks Obama for his commitment to 'bolster Israel's security' over next decade in recorded remarks at Washington Holocaust ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2016, 10:36 AM

Canada's PM forgets Jews in statement on Holocaust

No mention of Jewish victims of the Holocaust or anti-Semitism in Justin Trudeau's statement for Int'l Holocaust Remembrance Day.Dalit Halevi, 1/28/2016, 9:14 AM

Obama: Anti-Semitism is on the rise

Speaking at a ceremony honoring Righteous Among The Nations, Obama says anyone confronted by anti-Semitism should behave like they did.Ben Ariel, 1/28/2016, 3:16 AM

Holocaust survivor takes on world from UN stage

Marta Wise speaks on behalf of Israel at UN: 'If anti-Semitism not taken seriously, Holocaust could happen again.'Uzi Baruch, 1/27/2016, 7:49 PM

Watch: Debut video of 'The Last Survivor'

Renowned Jewish music composer Cecelia Margules releases song for her father, a Holocaust survivor, sung by the Israeli Dudu Fisher.Baruch Gordon, 1/27/2016, 7:32 PM

Watch live: Holocaust memorial ceremony at UN

UN Secretary-General kicks off official International Holocaust Remembrance Day memorial at UN headquarters in NY.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2016, 6:13 PM

'Words will not protect Jews on streets of Europe'

EJC President Moshe Kantor urges EU to take 'stronger steps' to stop flood of attacks targeting 'Europe's most loyal minority.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2016, 4:39 PM

'Holocaust deniers sitting in the EU parliament'

European Parliament President Martin Schulz warns European leaders to confront reemerging 'demons' of anti-Semitism.Yoni Kempinski, 1/27/2016, 3:32 PM