'I put two bullets in German officer's head'

French Resistance heroine Madeleine Riffaud recalls how she led Resistance soldiers in the fight against Germany during World War II.Fiachra Gibbons, AFP, 8/14/2019, 2:27 PM

Former SS soldier charged with denying Holocaust in Germany

Karl Munter, 96, indicted for questioning extent of the Holocaust and offensive comments about a massacre of French civilians during WW II.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/28/2019, 8:09 AM

Argentina removes Haiti ambassador following controversial tweet

Argentina removes its ambassador to Haiti following his tweet which angered Jewish groups.Ben Ariel, Canada, 6/14/2019, 10:08 PM

France ramps up efforts to return stolen WWII Jewish assets

French government launches project to return cultural artifacts stolen from Jews in World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2019, 6:24 AM

Tens of thousands mark Day of Liberation and Rescue

Throughout world were rallies of prayer and thanksgiving to commemorate surrender of Nazis and rescue of remnant Jews of Europe.Yoni Kempinski, 6/4/2019, 8:23 PM

Photos of Holocaust survivors defaced in Vienna

Photos of Holocaust survivors exhibited on a central Vienna street defaced with swastikas.Ben Ariel, 5/23/2019, 5:36 AM

Poland clarifies PM's comments on restitution

Polish Embassy in Israel releases full quotation of PM Morawiecki's comments on paying restitution to Jews who survived World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 11:41 PM

Polish PM: Restitution to Jews - a victory for Hitler

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki makes clear he opposes paying restitution to Jews who survived World War II.Michal Levy, 5/20/2019, 2:00 AM

Auschwitz Museum protests camp photos on items sold online

Authorities at Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum protest to online vendor selling items bearing photos of the former Nazi death camp.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2019, 5:39 AM

Diary of WWII’s Monuments Man given to National Archives

Diary of S. Lane Faison Jr., prominent historian who identified Nazi-looted art, given to National Archives.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 5/1/2019, 11:17 AM

German court drops case against former Nazi camp guard

Case against former Stutthof guard Johann Rehbogen dropped due to his health.Elad Benari, 4/4/2019, 4:13 AM

Thousands march in Greece in memory of Holocaust victims

2,000 people hold silent march in Thessaloniki on anniversary of the departure of first train taking Jews to Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2019, 6:40 AM

Jewish groups praise Vatican's decision to open WWII archives

American Jewish Committee, Anti-Defamation League welcome Vatican's decision to open the archives of Pius XII.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2019, 5:50 AM

Schindler's personal possessions to be auctioned off

Boston-based auction house to put up several personal possessions of German industrialist who saved about 1,200 Jews during World War II.Ben Ariel, 2/28/2019, 6:29 AM

Serbian opposition leader apologizes to Jewish community

Serbian opposition leader apologizes after being accused of embracing supporters of a Nazi collaborator during World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/13/2019, 5:43 AM

Plans for sausage museum at Buchenwald spark outcry

Former Nazi camp which held hundreds of Jewish prisoners to be turned into sausage museum, sparking criticism.AFP, 1/31/2019, 6:38 PM

Former Nazi guard dies after being deported from US

Former Nazi labor camp guard Jakiw Palij, who was deported from US to Germany in August, dies at 95.Ben Ariel, 1/11/2019, 4:36 AM

French Resistance fighter who saved Jews from Nazis, dies at 108

Georges Loinger, a Jewish member of the French Resistance who saved hundreds of Jewish children from the Nazis, dies at 108.Marcy Oster, JTA, 12/31/2018, 7:18 AM

Polish court rules against WWII drama on German TV

Court in Poland rules that World War II drama commissioned by German public TV channel misrepresented compensation.Nissan Tzur, 12/30/2018, 5:17 AM

Poland honors last surviving fighter from Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Warsaw observes moment of silence in honor of last surviving fighter from Ghetto uprising. 'May his memory live on,' says Polish president.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2018, 10:51 PM

Last fighter from Warsaw Ghetto Uprising passes away

Simcha Rotem, last surviving fighter from the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto uprising by Jewish partisans against the Nazis, dies at 94.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/23/2018, 1:12 AM

Former Majdanek guard 'too sick' to face trial

German court says it won't put on trial 97-year-old former guard at Majdanek death camp due to his health.Elad Benari, 12/21/2018, 5:09 AM

Germany to compensate Kindertransport survivors

Following negotiations with the German government, compensation will be paid to Holocaust survivors who were children in Kindertransport.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/17/2018, 9:39 AM

Trial of former Nazi guard collapses over his health

Judges end proceedings in trial of former SS guard at Stutthof due to questions about his health.Elad Benari, 12/14/2018, 5:22 AM

Former Nazi death camp guard charged with accessory to murder

German prosecutors charge 95-year-old with more than 36,000 counts of accessory to murder at the Mauthausen camp.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/23/2018, 9:14 PM

Poland: Prosecutor demoted for not probing articles on Holocaust

Polish demotes prosecutor who nixed probes against US researcher for claiming Poles killed more Jews than Germans during World War II.JTA, 11/8/2018, 4:29 PM

Canada apologizes for turning away Jews who fled Nazis

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau apologizes for Canada's refusal in 1939 to admit Jewish asylum seekers fleeing Nazi Germany.Elad Benari, 11/8/2018, 12:06 AM

Dutch Nazi art probe rejects Kandinsky claim

Heirs of Jewish art collector lose bid to reclaim a Kandinsky painting sold to Amsterdam's famous Stedelijk Museum during WW II.AFP, 11/4/2018, 2:42 PM

Father of Holocaust denial movement dead at 89

French academic Robert Faurisson, who helped build Holocaust-denial movement, dies at age 89.JTA, 10/23/2018, 7:40 AM

German President apologizes for the Holocaust

Frank-Walter Steinmeier apologizes for the Nazis' crimes during a visit to a concentration camp in Greece.Nissan Tzur, 10/12/2018, 4:07 AM

'An attack on Jews is an attack on all of Denmark'

President Rivlin participates in ceremony marking 75th anniversary of the rescue of Danish Jews at the Great Synagogue in Copenhagen.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/12/2018, 3:34 AM

Ex-Nazi soldier loses final appeal to keep Canadian citizenship

Court: 'Reasonable' to strip citizenship from former Nazi who lied in order to enter Canada.JTA, 9/29/2018, 10:58 PM

Nazis’ aerial photography helps map, preserve Jewish cemeteries

German government funding effort to use Nazi photographs to find, preserve Jewish cemeteries in Eastern Europe.JTA, 9/26/2018, 10:18 PM

Former SS guard to stand trial over deaths at Stutthof

94-year-old to go on trial on charges of complicity in mass murders of several hundred prisoners at Stutthof concentration camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/26/2018, 6:40 AM

New book reveals depth of French collaboration with Nazis

'The State Against the Jews' reveals French authorities were willing collaborators in hunting down, deporting Jews to concentration camps.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2018, 9:00 PM

UK ignored rise of anti-Semitism in WWII, documents show

Newly-released documents show British authorities ignored massive increase in anti-Semitism in UK during World War II.JTA, 8/29/2018, 7:57 AM

Unopened letter sent to Anne Frank’s father in 1942 to be sold

Unopened letter discovered among deceased stamp collector's belongings to be auctioned off.JTA, 8/18/2018, 9:33 PM

Poland obtains WWII archive showing efforts to save Jews

Poland obtains archive that documents efforts by Polish diplomats to get Jews out of Europe.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 8/8/2018, 6:45 AM

Jewish US soldier buried 74 years after going missing in WWII

Hometown hero David Rosenkrantz buried by family in California, after having been listed as missing since World War II.JTA, 7/24/2018, 8:05 AM

The July 1938 Conference that sealed the fate of European Jewry

The Evian Conference on Jewish refugees from Nazism gave Hitler the green light to implement the Final Solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2018, 10:19 AM

Anne Frank’s family was never denied US visas, study states

New study shows Frank family's documents, visa applications, were lost, not rejected.JTA, 7/6/2018, 12:59 PM

Soldier who played cantor during WWII 'tried his best'

Max Fuchs, US soldier who led historic Jewish service in Germany during WWII, dies at 96.JTA, 7/6/2018, 8:14 AM

Pushing Poland to acknowledge destroyed Jewish cemetery

Haredim flock to Polish schoolyard where they say a cemetery used to stand.JTA, 7/2/2018, 7:59 AM

This Jewish man survived World War II -- in Axis-era Japan

Son of Russian-Jewish immigrants says his best friend was a member of Hitler Youth, but he 'didn't feel he was living among the enemy.'JTA, 6/30/2018, 11:02 PM

Einstein letters on the auction block

Letters written by Albert Einstein and his wife Elsa, including one written during and about the Holocaust, are up for auction.JTA, 6/27/2018, 8:17 AM

Holocaust survivor who comforted Anne Frank passes away

Gena Turgel, who comforted Anne Frank at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp before her death, dies at 95.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 5:54 AM

101-year-old Jewish British World War II vet honored by Queen

Mordaunt Cohen receives Member of the Order of the British Empire, for services to education about World War II.JTA, 6/7/2018, 7:59 AM

Mass evacuation expected in Berlin due to old bomb

Central railway station, government offices and hospital to be evacuated on Friday, in order to neutralize huge explosive from World War II.Nissan Tzur, 4/18/2018, 3:58 PM

Poland approves holiday honoring Poles who saved Jews

Polish lawmakers approve national holiday honoring the Poles who risked their lives to save Jews during the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 3/15/2018, 6:37 AM

Polish Holocaust rescuers urge dialogue with Israel

Poles who saved Jews during the Holocaust call for dialogue between Poland and Israel amid row over Holocaust law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2018, 3:46 AM

Poland's opposition proposes amendment to Holocaust law

Poland's main opposition party tables amendment to government's controversial Holocaust bill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2018, 5:13 AM

Polish official: The prime minister said the truth

Poland's Bronisław Wildstein says Polish PM didn't blame Jews for the Holocaust but did "speak the truth" and doesn't have to apologize.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2018, 5:15 AM

Arutz Sheva host receives France's highest honor

Veteran journalist and Arutz Sheva host Walter Bingham awarded the Legion d’Honneur for his role in the invasion of Normandy.Nitsan Keidar, 2/16/2018, 3:06 AM

Merkel won't comment on Polish law

German Chancellor declines to comment on Polish law imposing jail terms for suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2018, 4:09 AM

Tillerson 'disappointed' after Polish bill signed

Secretary of State expresses concern that controversial Polish law "affects freedom of speech and academic inquiry".Elad Benari, 2/7/2018, 2:05 AM

Polish Senate approves controversial Holocaust bill

Polish senators approve bill making it illegal to suggest Poland was responsible for Nazi atrocities. President must now sign it into law.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 3:18 AM

State Department urges Poland to re-evaluate Holocaust law

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. concerned about repercussions of proposed Polish law on Holocaust.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 2:05 AM