Former guard at Majdanek charged in Germany

German prosecutors charge 96-year-old former SS guard at Majdanek with complicity in the murder of detainees.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 10/21/2017, 12:01 AM

Russia: Western Europe is guilty for the rise of Hitler

Russian Foreign Ministry releases statement blaming Britain and France for signing the Munich Agreement - thus starting World War II.Nissan Tzur, 10/3/2017, 3:00 PM

Poland tasks lawmakers with estimating German war reparations

Poland creates committee to investigate World War II reparations owed by Germany to Poland, does not set for results.AFP, 9/30/2017, 8:02 PM

German TV airs interviews with SS death squad soldiers

Israeli Nazi hunter Efraim Zuroff works with German TV to bring SS soldiers' to justice.JTA, 9/29/2017, 2:56 PM

Germany rejects Polish call for more WWII reparations

Agreement made in 1953 remains binding, German official says.AFP, 9/8/2017, 3:12 PM

World-famous monkey was nearly eliminated by the Nazis

How Curious George’s creators saved the beloved monkey from the Nazis.JTA, 8/12/2017, 8:58 PM

Unexploded WWII bomb found at nuclear power plant

Bomb squad called in after bomb dropped by US on Japan during WWII found on premises of Fukushima nuclear power plant.David Rosenberg, 8/11/2017, 2:49 PM

Documents on Nazi war criminals released to US museum

Argentina delivers thousands of WWII-era documents to US Holocaust museum.JTA, 7/31/2017, 12:00 PM

Netanyahu to mark 75th anniversary of roundup of French Jews

Netanyahu to visit Paris for the 75th anniversary of the Vel d'Hiv roundup.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2017, 3:14 AM

AP refutes claims it helped Nazis

Associated Press publishes review concluding its staff did not help the Nazis or their cause during World War II.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/11/2017, 2:05 AM

Why is New York City honoring a Nazi collaborator?

Jewish groups up in arms over street marker on Broadway honoring French collaborator convicted of treason.Ben Shaul, 5/8/2017, 1:05 PM

Le Pen denies France rounded up Jews

Marine Le Pen denies French state was responsible for wartime round-up of Jews who were then sent to Nazi death camps.Ben Ariel, 4/10/2017, 12:04 AM

Hitler's Jewish landlord

Prior to his rise to power, Hitler rented from a Jewish landlord, treating him 'courteously'.JTA, 4/9/2017, 6:40 PM

Soldier killed in World War II gets Star of David headstone

WWII airman gets Star of David on his headstone 75 years after being shot down.JTA, 3/6/2017, 2:57 PM

UK ends child refugee resettlement program

UK ends child refugee program proposed by Kindertransport passenger.JTA, 2/11/2017, 6:47 PM

Auschwitz museum appeals for personal SS documents

Director of Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum appeals to Germans and Austrians to donate documents related to the SS staff of the camp.JTA, 1/19/2017, 2:29 AM

Club supporting German right-wing creates ad with WWII fighter

A club supporting Germany's Alternative for Deutschland party uses World War II resistance heroine to pump up support.JTA, 1/18/2017, 4:58 AM

Dutch rescuer of Jews during Holocaust dies at 96

Marion Pritchard, a Dutch social work student who rescued Jews during World War II, has died.JTA, 12/22/2016, 3:26 AM

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra to return Nazi-looted painting

Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra will return a Nazi-looted painting to the heirs of its original Jewish owner, completing a two-year process.Ben Ariel, 12/13/2016, 3:38 AM

House passes bill to help recover Nazi-looted art

Bill to facilitate the return of Nazi-looted artworks to their original owners passes U.S. House of Representatives.JTA, 12/9/2016, 4:01 AM

France returns painting to Jewish family who fled Nazis

France returns a 16th-century painting to the grandchildren of a German-Jewish couple who fled the Nazis.JTA, 11/29/2016, 5:01 AM

Czech Jews slam volleyball team named for poison used by Nazis

Czech Jews protest the naming of a children’s volleyball team Cyklon B, after the poison that Nazis used to kill Jews.JTA, 10/7/2016, 5:48 AM

Trial of former SS medic opens after long delay

Trial of 95-year-old Hubert Zafke, who served at Auschwitz, opens in Germany amid health concerns.Ben Ariel, 9/13/2016, 5:44 AM

A meaningful week in September

Jay Shapiro on how the world changed forever in September 1939.Jay Shapiro, 9/8/2016, 1:31 PM

EU allocates $1.5 million to expand Lodz train station museum

European Union allocates $1.5 million for the expansion of the museum at the Radegast train station in Lodz.JTA, 8/30/2016, 2:40 AM

Poland signs law to prevent return of post-WWII property

President Andrzej Duda has signed a law which would allow Warsaw to refuse property claims for confiscations made after World War II.Nissan Tzur, 8/18/2016, 5:22 PM

Former aide to top Nazi opens up, says few would've taken stand

Joseph Goebbels' former personal secretary reveals what it was like working for Hitler's chief propagandist in a new film about her life.JTA, 8/17/2016, 4:50 AM

Nazi 'gold train' dig in Poland may separate fact from fiction

Treasure hunters in Poland start digging for a hidden train long rumored to be filled with Nazi gold from the end of World War II.JTA, 8/17/2016, 3:54 AM

Polish president pens passionate eulogy for Holocaust survivor

Polish president Andrzej Duda publishes long statement eulogizing a Holocaust survivor who escaped the Sobibor death camp.JTA, 8/16/2016, 5:43 AM

Dutch magnate: Family 'heartless' in treatment of Nazi-era Jews

Dutch textile magnate says his predecessors "behaved in a heartless manner" during the Holocaust.HoJTA, 7/26/2016, 3:35 AM

Holocaust monuments vandalized in Germany, Belarus

World War II monuments in Germany and Belarus vandalized. No arrests have been made.JTA, 7/18/2016, 4:19 AM

Victims of Polish atrocity remembered

150 people attend commemoration on the 75th anniversary of a massacre of hundreds of Polish Jews in Jedwabne.JTA, 7/11/2016, 3:59 AM

Unexploded WWII bomb found in German airport

Danger lurking underground: 54 flights diverted after an American bomb from the war was unearthed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/29/2016, 8:22 PM

Jewelry found inside mug on exhibit at Auschwitz Museum

Curators at the Auschwitz museum find a gold ring and necklace inside an enamel mug on exhibit at the museum.Ben Ariel, 5/19/2016, 4:13 AM

Unexploded WWII bomb found under British high school

1,000 households evacuated as sappers attempt to defuse the explosive.Tova Dvorin, 5/13/2016, 2:59 PM

Victory Day 2016 – As relevant today as it ever was

The fact that 1.5 million Jews served in the allied armies and that 250,000 died in battle, is sometimes overlooked. Joshua Greenberg, 5/9/2016, 10:49 AM

Nazi-era Jewish remains laid to rest in Hungary

Remains of Jews found in the Danube river buried in Budapest.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/15/2016, 9:38 PM

Revealed: Einstein blamed US for not stopping Nazis

US government of 1942 controlled by 'fascist financiers,' Einstein fumes in a never-before-seen letter.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/8/2016, 12:52 PM

93-year-old Auschwitz guard dies a week before trial

Former SS guard dies a week before he was scheduled to go on trial for his alleged role in the murder of more than 1,000 at Auschwitz.JTA, 4/8/2016, 5:31 AM

Poland opens museum honoring those who saved Jews during WWII

Poland opens first museum in tribute to Poles who lost their lives helping Jews during World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2016, 5:46 AM

Hungary protesters block unveiling of statue for anti-Semite

Ceremony for statue of Gyorgy Donath, politician who helped Nazis promote anti-Jewish laws in Hungary, canceled due to protests.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2016, 9:14 PM

Suspected Auschwitz guard dies in Croatia

Jakob Denzinger, who was under investigation for his Nazi past, dies at 92 before being prosecuted.Ben Ariel, 2/14/2016, 6:36 AM

Poland seeks to punish use of the term 'Polish death camps'

Poland drawing up new regulations to punish use of the phrase “Polish death camps” in reference to Nazi concentration camps.Ben Ariel, 2/14/2016, 2:25 AM

Hundreds protest anti-Semitic statue in Hungarian city

American envoy joins Hungary protest against a planned statue of World War II-era politician who had held anti-Semitic views.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/14/2015, 5:42 AM

Revealed: Germany still paying pensions to Nazi volunteers

Telegraph exposes that the German government has continued to pay pensions to Spaniards who volunteered to fight for the Nazis.Ben Ariel, 11/6/2015, 5:15 AM

Poll: One-Third of Americans Would Not Hide Jew During Holocaust

Poll was conducted to promote the film 'Return to the Hiding Place' about Christians who sheltered Jews during World War II.Cynthia Blank, 9/27/2015, 2:57 PM

Poland Summons Russian Envoy Over World War Two Comment

Warsaw angry after Russian ambassador claims Poland partially at fault for being invaded by Nazis in 1939.Matt Wanderman, 9/26/2015, 9:20 PM

Polish Explorer Claims to Have Found Nazi Tunnels

On the heels of the gold train saga, Polish explorer says he found underground structure which the Nazis built to protect people.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/12/2015, 12:35 AM

Site of Potential 'Nazi Gold Train' a Huge Attraction in Poland

People flocking in large numbers to an area of Poland where treasure hunters are searching for the alleged Nazi "gold train".Ben Ariel, 9/4/2015, 4:42 AM

Polish Military Begins Search for Fabled Nazi 'Gold Train'

As treasure hunters swam southwestern Poland looking for Nazi loot, Polish Defense Ministry sends army on same mission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2015, 7:10 PM

Doubts Cast on Reports of 'Nazi Gold' Train

Evidence that a 'treasure train' from Nazi-era Poland have been found is dubious at best, a local mayor reveals to reporters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2015, 5:00 PM

Polish Official Believes Nazi 'Gold Train' Exists

Polish Deputy Culture Minister says he has seen an image to prove the discovery of an armored Nazi train missing since World War II.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/28/2015, 8:38 PM

Shanghai Embraces World War II Past as Safe Haven for Jews

70 years since war's end, China promotes Shanghai's role as shelter for Jews from Nazis with new museum exhibition, musical play, and more.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/24/2015, 7:57 AM

Le Pen to be Charged with Holocaust Denial

Founder of France's far-right National Front to go on trial for April assertion that Nazi gas chambers were just a 'detail' of World War II.Cynthia Blank, 7/26/2015, 11:33 AM

Prague Railway Station Could be Named After 'British Schindler'

Prague mayoral candidate suggests the city's main railway station be named after Sir Nicholas Winton.Ben Ariel, 7/9/2015, 5:46 AM

Hungary Planning Statue in Honor of Anti-Semitic Minister

Balint Homan, a WWII-era minister who wanted to expel Jews from Hungary, to be honored with statue in city of Székesfehérvár.Cynthia Blank, 7/8/2015, 3:53 PM

Prosecutors Seeking 3.5-Year Sentence for 'Auschwitz Bookkeeper'

German prosecutors ask for 3½-year prison sentence for Oskar Groening, a former SS sergeant who served at Auschwitz.Ben Ariel, 7/8/2015, 4:46 AM