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The Simpsons Go To... Auschwitz?

Alexsander Palombo draws multiple panels of the cartoon family in concentration camp to spread awareness about Holocaust education.Tova Dvorin, 1/25/2015, 3:37 PM

Putin Won't Go to Auschwitz for 70th Anniversary

Event commemorating 70 years since the Red Army liberated the death camp to conspicuously lack Putin, who allegedly wasn't invited.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/13/2015, 1:22 PM

British Councillor Suspended Over Auschwitz Tweet

Labour councillor in Nottingham suspended after re-tweeting an image of the Auschwitz train tracks with a political slogan.Ben Ariel, 1/7/2015, 2:14 AM

Record Number of People Visited Auschwitz in 2014

More than 1.5 million people from around the world visited the grounds of Auschwitz-Birkenau in 2014, says the Auschwitz museum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/5/2015, 2:45 AM

Czech Jews Oppose Putin Invite to Holocaust Event

Federation of Jewish Communities in the Czech Republic object to Putin attending Auschwitz liberation event over Ukraine.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2014, 8:06 PM

German Court to Try Former Nazi Guard for Murder

Oskar Groening, 93, arrested in September for his role in the deaths of 300,000 people during the Holocaust, will be tried in 2015.Cynthia Blank, 12/15/2014, 10:49 PM

Cameron Honors Holocaust Victims at Auschwitz

British prime minister leaves message in visitor book at site of former Nazi death camp: 'We must never forget.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2014, 3:31 PM

'Arbeit Macht Frei' Sign Stolen from Dachau Camp

A sign from Auschwitz , which bears the same slogan, was stolen and cut into pieces in December 2009.Arutz Sheva, 11/2/2014, 8:49 PM

Youth Movement Compares IDF to Nazis at Auschwitz

Outrage after youth movement educator's letter equating IDF soldiers with Nazis read during an Israeli high school trip to Auschwitz.Ari Yashar, 9/30/2014, 3:58 PM

Vatican Pledges 100K Euros To Auschwitz Museum

Donation to help upkeep for death camp's preservation - and save the Vatican's image.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/29/2014, 7:03 PM

300,000 Accessory to Murder Counts on Nazi Guard

93-year-old Oskar Groening charged by German prosecutors for role in stealing from murdered Jews in infamous death camp.Ari Yashar, 9/15/2014, 9:04 PM

Woman Behind 'Auschwitz Selfie' Defends Herself

Eighteen year-old Breanna Mitchell insists she 'wouldn't do anything differently' after taking smiling selfie in death camp.Tova Dvorin, 7/28/2014, 10:52 PM

Auschwitz Poster Pulled from Major US Retailers

Poster showing 'Arbeit Macht Frei' sign pulled from big-box stores in the US. But why was it being sold at all?Tova Dvorin, 7/8/2014, 8:34 AM

German Teacher Caught Stealing from Auschwitz

German teacher attempts to steal victims' items from Auschwitz-Birkenau museum in latest case of death camp-linked theft.AFP, 7/2/2014, 9:36 PM

Suspected Nazi Arrested in Philadelphia

Following a German warrant, 89-year-old man arrested on charges of aiding and abetting the killing of Jews in Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2014, 2:16 AM

US Saved Auschwitz Designer For Rocket Technology?

German documentary reveals evidence US faked SS missiles expert's suicide, spirited off to America to develop weapons programs.Ari Yashar, 6/11/2014, 11:08 AM

'My Nazi Grandfather? I Would Have Shot Him'

Grandson of Auschwitz commander Rudolf Hoess chose to dedicate his life to fighting neo-Nazism after finding out his family's dark past.AFP, 5/19/2014, 6:55 PM

Auschwitz Museum Hit By Theft, Vandalism

Museum officials left scrambling to cope with visitors scrawling their names, taking 'souvenirs' from death camp.Tova Dvorin, 5/6/2014, 4:15 PM

A New Jewish Center in Auschwitz

The home of Oswiecim's last Jewish resident now an expansion to museum, preserves history of 400-year-old Jewish community.Nissan Tzur, 5/1/2014, 8:13 PM

'March of the Living' at Auschwitz Birkenau

Thousands are participating in the powerful annual march through the Nazi death camps. Join live for the main ceremony.Yoni Kempinski, 4/28/2014, 3:49 PM

Missionaries Slammed Over Holocaust Imagery

Anti-Defamation League condemns Jews For Jesus for 'cynical abuse of the Holocaust' over video portraying Jesus at Auschwitz.Ari Soffer, 4/24/2014, 12:44 PM

WJC Praises Germany's Crackdown on War Criminals

"The prosecution of those who participated in terrible crimes sends a clear message that justice must be done," says Ronald Lauder.Elad Benari, 3/19/2014, 2:45 AM

Germany Cracks Down on Nazi War Criminals

90-year old female 'fanatic' Auschwitz guard who beat and confined prisoners part of series of arrests, after legal precedent opens trials.Ari Yashar, 3/18/2014, 3:35 PM

Auschwitz Prisoner Tattoo Equipment Uncovered

The discovery of a set of instruments used to tattoo Auschwitz inmates is being hailed as 'one of the most important finds in years.'David Lev, 3/13/2014, 9:27 AM

Suspected Nazi War Criminal Ruled Unfit for Trial

94-year-old Hans Lipschis, suspected of being an SS guard at Auschwitz, deemed unfit for trial by German court.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/28/2014, 10:30 PM

Germany Arrests Three Suspected Auschwitz Guards

Three men aged 88, 92 and 94 detained by German authorities on suspicion of being guards at Auschwitz.Elad Benari, 2/21/2014, 4:14 AM

Belgium Train Announcement: 'Next Stop, Auschwitz'

Horrifying anti-Semitic announcement on Belgian train bears striking similarity to 2012 incident; perpetrators have not been caught.Tova Dvorin, 2/12/2014, 3:48 PM

'Because of Israel' Auschwitz Won't Happen Again

Johnny Daniels of Mimaamakim project that brought MKs to visit Auschwitz talks about the purpose of the unique trip.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 1/31/2014, 7:44 AM

Croatia Investigates Alleged Nazi Guard

Croatian prosecutors open a war crimes investigation against 90-year-old suspected of having been a guard in several Nazi camps.Elad Benari, 1/31/2014, 5:43 AM

Prominent US Jews At Auschwitz Vow 'Never Forget'

US House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and billionaire Stewart Rahr visit 'worst place on earth,' vow to apply lessons.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 1/30/2014, 6:31 PM

US 'Feared Jewish Influx' if It Bombed Auschwitz

Historian Rafael Medoff's research shows how repeated pleas to bomb camps were ignored intentionally.Ari Yashar, 1/29/2014, 12:10 PM

'Never Again', Say Europeans at Aushcwitz

Israeli MKs who visited Auschwitz for International Holocaust Remembrance Day were joined by European parliamentarians.Yoni Kempinski and Elad Benari, 1/29/2014, 6:14 AM

In Holocaust 'America and US Jews Did Nothing'

After Bennett asks where US was in Holocaust during Auschwitz visit, Langfan cites Yad Vashem historical analysis to answer.Ari Yashar, 1/28/2014, 8:14 PM

Survivor's Prayer Shawl Returns to Auschwitz

Minister Uri Ariel recited the Kaddish at Auschwitz wrapped in a tallit which belonged to Shlomo Yom Tov-Hauft, a survivor of the camp.Yoni Kempinski, 1/28/2014, 2:15 AM

'Where was the US During the Holocaust?'

Economics Minister Naftali Bennett, Deputy Defense Minister Danny Danon react to seeing Auschwitz for the first time.Yoni Kempinski, Tova Dvorin, 1/28/2014, 1:13 AM

Knesset MKs Visit Auschwitz

Landmark delegation of MKs, Polish MPs, Israeli and Polish governments visit Auschwitz for International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Tova Dvorin, 1/27/2014, 5:51 PM

MK Makes First Visit to Death Camp

MK Eliezer Moses to make first visit to Holocaust death camp where 70 of his relatives died.Maayana Miskin, 1/26/2014, 10:25 AM

Fallen Soldier’s Diary on Auschwitz Delegation

Mother of slain soldier found diary after his death; 'Hitler didn’t care if a Jew was left- or right-wing. Terrorists don’t care either'.Maayana Miskin, 1/23/2014, 3:02 PM

Taiwan Translates First Report on Auschwitz

Chinese-language edition of the first account of Auschwitz, by Polish hero Witold Pilecki, to be released Wednesday.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2014, 2:12 AM

Polish Opposition: Don't Say 'Polish Death Camp'

Poland opposition's bill would impose prison sentences on those who say Nazi concentration camps were "Polish camps."Elad Benari, Canada, 1/10/2014, 10:10 PM

Turkish Students Guilty of Auschwitz Nazi Salute

Pair of 22 year-old history students avoid jail, receive 6-month suspended sentence in second such incident in recent months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/9/2013, 10:33 PM

UN Chief at Auschwitz: A Terrible Horror

"The United Nations is committed to the work of Holocaust remembrance and education," says Ban Ki-moon during visit to Auschwitz.Elad Benari, 11/19/2013, 3:43 AM

UN Chief to Visit Auschwitz

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon is planning to be the first ever UN chief to visit the Auschwitz death camp in Poland.Elad Benari, 11/13/2013, 5:12 AM

Hungary Pledges Funds for Auschwitz Upkeep

Hungary pledges $160,000 towards the upkeep of the Auschwitz memorial, following criticism that it was stalling on funds.Elad Benari, 8/15/2013, 4:46 AM

Minister Falls Ill after Auschwitz Visit

Education minister was carried off prime minister's plane in a stretcher when it returned to Israel.Gil Ronen, 6/13/2013, 9:54 PM

Netanyahu to Inaugurate New Auschwitz Exhibition

PM Netanyahu will visit Poland on June 13 for the opening of a new exhibition at museum of former Nazi Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp.Arutz Sheva staff, 6/4/2013, 1:15 AM

Min. Landau: Yes, They're Auschwitz Borders

Tourism Minister stands behind his statement opposing a return to pre-1967 lines.Mark Langfan, 5/30/2013, 7:27 PM

Discovered Prisoner Journal Donated to Auschwitz

Auschwitz-Birkenau museum has acquired newly discovered journal written and illustrated by prisoners of Nazi German death camp. Arutz Sheva staff, 5/29/2013, 10:46 PM

Imams Pray for Holocaust Victims at Auschwitz

Muslim leaders from across the globe pray for the Holocaust dead, during a visit to the Auschwitz death camp.Elad Benari, 5/23/2013, 6:12 AM

US Imams to Visit Auschwitz

US envoys will join imams for a visit to Auschwitz, the State Department said Tuesday.Arutz Sheva tsaff, 5/22/2013, 9:48 AM

Airline Mulls Israel Link For Auschwitz Trips

A low-cost European airline is looking to introduce flights between Israel and Poland to cater to Israeli schoolchildren visiting AuschwitzArutz Sheva staff, 5/21/2013, 9:54 PM

Muslim Clerics to Visit Auschwitz

Muslim clerics to visit the former Nazi German Auschwitz death camp as part of a Holocaust awareness and anti-genocide program.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/19/2013, 9:57 PM

Drawings from Nazi Camp Displayed at Berlin Museum

Secret drawings and sketches that a Czech artist produced and kept hidden from his Nazi captors go on display at the Jewish Museum.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/18/2013, 2:01 AM

Germany Arrests Former Auschwitz Guard

Hans Lipschis, a 93-year-old alleged former guard at Auschwitz, arrested by Germany. He claims he was a cook.Elad Benari, 5/7/2013, 6:13 AM

Poland's 'Hidden Jews' Gather for Special Shabbat

Dozens of "hidden Jews," Poles who have long-forgotten Jewish roots, gathered for a special Shabbat - at the gates of AuschwitzDavid Lev, 4/8/2013, 6:59 PM

PM Calls Hana, whose Israel ID Echoes Camp Number

Part of the number the Nazis tattooed on Hana's arm reappeared in her Israeli ID.Gil Ronen, 4/8/2013, 4:17 PM

Greek Jews Commemorate Anniversary of Deportation

Thessaloniki commemorated the 70th anniversary of the first deportation of its Jews to Auschwitz., 3/17/2013, 6:20 AM