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Netanyahu bares his tragic ties to the Holocaust

At Knesset ceremony, Netanyahu reads a poem by his father-in-law and recalls all of his family who perished at the hands of the Nazis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 3:29 PM

Watch: The haunting melody of Babi Yar

Soulful tune and moving imagery poignantly captures the site of the largest single massacre of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 7:40 AM

Nuremberg lessons: Confront hate, remember victims

Op-ed: Holocaust Memorial Day falls 80 years after Nuremberg Race Laws, 70 years after Nuremberg Trials. What have we learned?Irwin Cotler, 5/2/2016, 9:44 PM

50 Holocaust survivors have a delayed Bar Mitzvah

In a moving ceremony at the Kotel, 50 survivors denied their Bar or Bat Mitzvah by Nazis finally get the opportunity to do so.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2016, 6:18 PM

Zoabi refuses to participate in Holocaust Day

Arab MK claims Holocaust education has provided the justification for 'injustices' against Palestinians, and Israel is 1930s Germany.Tova Dvorin, 4/20/2016, 7:37 PM

Edelstein shames world leaders for Rouhani visit

Knesset Speaker: 'Leaders should be ashamed for having Holocaust denying Iranian President visit on Holocaust Memorial Day.'Hezki Baruch, 1/27/2016, 12:57 PM

Mogherini: Holocaust scarred 'civilized' Europe

EU foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini warns European anti-Semitism is alive and well on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Yoni Kempinski, 1/27/2016, 12:53 PM

Still Boycotting Germany, Beitar Remembers Victims

Members of the Beitar youth movement conducted their annual Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony outside the German Embassy.Moshe Cohen, 4/16/2015, 12:50 PM

Hundreds Attend Funeral of 'Anonymous' Survivor

Over 500 people attended the funeral of a Holocaust survivor whom they did not know Thursday morning, after an alert on Facebook.Yaakov Levi, 4/16/2015, 12:01 PM

Gantz: 'Mutual Respect' the Key to Our Survival

Some 2,000 people gathered to participate in a Holocaust Memorial ceremony with outgoing IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz.Moshe Cohen, 4/16/2015, 11:04 AM

MK Regev: 70 Years Later, and the Same Old Hate

70 years later, the world still hasn't learned the lesson of where unbridled hatred of Jews can lead it, wrote MK Miri Regev.Yaakov Levi, 4/15/2015, 8:56 PM

EU: 'Never Forget, Never Again'

The European Union said that 'it joins people in Israel commemorating today the victims of the Shoah and the heroes of resistance.'Yaakov Levi, 4/15/2015, 7:07 PM

‘Jewish Rescuers Citation’ Rights ‘Historic’ Wrong

Holocaust ceremonies tend to highlight non-Jewish heroes far more often than Jewish ones, says one event organizer.Gedalyah Reback, 4/15/2015, 3:45 AM

Choosing Whom to Honor for Holocaust Commemoration

Alan Schneider: It is emotionally tough to decide which stories should get the spotlight on Holocaust Memorial Day.Gedalyah Reback, 4/14/2015, 2:12 AM

Special Holocaust Event: Rabbi-Partisan Warrior

Ceremony honoring Jews who rescued other Jews will award the daring efforts of Rabbi Pessach, who saved his community in Greece.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 1:48 PM

Meet the 1.5 Million Kids Murdered by the Nazis

Yad Vashem opens new exhibit ahead of Holocaust memorial day, exploring the Jewish children who grew up in horrors of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 7:46 AM

Fury After Holocaust Motion Labelled 'Colonialist'

A former National Union of Students President has condemned Goldsmith University's rejection of a motion to commemorate the Holocaust.Cynthia Blank, 10/20/2014, 9:15 PM

Neo-Nazis March in Lvov to Honor Ukrainian SS

March for the Waffen, 14th volunteer division of the SS, irks local authorities. Is Neo-Nazism in Ukraine becoming endemic?Tova Dvorin, 5/2/2014, 9:41 AM

5th 'Yom HaShoah' Rally Outside Iran's UN Mission

Grassroots organizations call to 'combine action with prayer and memorial', say remembering is not enough.Larry Domnitch, 4/29/2014, 5:37 PM

Great-Grandmothers Link Polish Man to Jewish Past

Tomoho Umeda's great-grandmothers were a Jew and a righteous Gentile - and he tells Arutz Sheva his story in a special interview.Yoni Kempinski, 4/29/2014, 7:52 AM

Survivor Mother Hid Account Info in Recipes

A small recipe book that was saved from the days of World War II turned out to be the key to a major treasure, an Israeli man claimsYaakov Levi, 4/29/2014, 1:13 AM

Hareidi Editor: Holocaust Memorial Day Not For Us

Hareidi news editor hits back at furor over yeshiva students' accused of 'desecrating' Holocaust Memorial Day.Moshe Cohen, 4/29/2014, 12:44 AM

Ya'alon: Enemies of Israel, Jews Stop at Nothing

Defense Minister warns world leaders to learn the Holocaust's lessons in light of recent Hamas-PA unity pact.Yaakov Levi, 4/28/2014, 9:43 PM

Survivor: I Feel Great Pride When I See the IDF

Menachem Sandovsky, a survivor from the Lodz Ghetto, relates his experiences guiding tours of the death camps in Arutz Sheva interview.Moshe Cohen, 4/28/2014, 9:37 PM

'The IDF is Built on the Value of Human Life'

IDF Chief of Staff Benny Gantz, at Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony, emphasizes the IDF's role in preserving the past - and future.Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 9:29 PM

'Kerry, Shame on You!'

Transportation Minister lashes out at Kerry Monday for 'apartheid' comments, connects to Holocaust Memorial Day.Hezki Baruch, 4/28/2014, 9:07 PM

'This is Where My Zionism Was Born'

Finance Minister chooses personal, not political, route at Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony - saying how 'Zionism was born' from the ghetto.Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 8:46 PM

Israel Railways Message Mars Holocaust Day Tribute

As they contemplated the meaning of the Holocaust, thousands of Israelis were interrupted by a text message - about their train ticket.Yosef Berger, 4/28/2014, 7:37 PM

MK Slams Abbas Condemnation as 'Perfunctory'

PA Chairman's Holocaust-denying past, Hamas-embracing present belies his condemnation, MK says.Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 7:34 PM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Zvi Michaeli

The story of Zvi Michaeli, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 7:08 PM

Holocaust Day Culminates at Ghetto Fighters' House

Join live as the final official memorial ceremony takes place at the Holocaust and Jewish Resistance Heritage Museum.Yoni Kempinski, 4/28/2014, 6:59 PM

Rabbi Lau: 'Judaism is the Answer to Nazism'

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, at March of the Living, notes that the Jewish people have a long memory - and that the future lies in its heritage.Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 6:32 PM

WZO Demands Justice on Ukrainian Mayor's Shooting

Doctors still fighting to save Kharkiv's Jewish mayor Gennady Kernes, who was shot in the back by masked gunmen.Yosef Berger, 4/28/2014, 6:15 PM

Obama Vows to Fight Anti-Semitism Worldwide

US President, in official statement for Holocaust Memorial Day, vows to 'give enduring meaning to the words 'Never Again.'Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 6:11 PM

Holocaust Denial Still Rife Among Palestinians

Few, if any, Palestinians agree with PA chief Mahmoud Abbas' position that 'the Holocaust the most heinous crime' of modern times.Yaakov Levi, 4/28/2014, 5:24 PM

Yemen's Jewish Community Fades Away

On Holocaust Memorial Day, we should spare a thought for a Jewish community which is perishing right before our eyes.Ari Soffer, 4/28/2014, 5:08 PM

'Your Story Will Be Passed On for the Future'

Knesset Caucus for Holocaust survivors, in special meeting, vows to ensure future generations never forget.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 4:00 PM

'We Learned Nothing From the Holocaust'

Rabbi Yisrael Lau, child survivor turned Israeli chief rabbi, says all Jews are 'survivors', laments Jewish youth going to live in Berlin.Ari Yashar, 4/28/2014, 3:57 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

Who's 'Desecrating' Holocaust Memorial Day?

Hareidi pundits angry at focus on yeshiva students' barbecue next to Holocaust memorial - soccer match next to them went unreported.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 4/28/2014, 2:16 PM

Holocaust From Nazi Eyes - Knesset Photo Exhibit

Unique photo exhibit reveals private photos taken by Nazi soldiers, first and only glimpse of many decimated small Jewish towns in Poland.Ari Yashar, 4/28/2014, 1:06 PM

Yeshiva Students 'Desecrate' Holocaust Memorial

Students caught holding barbecue next to memorial for Holocaust victims on night of Holocaust Memorial Day.Uzi Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/28/2014, 11:34 AM

'Every Person Has a Name'

Ministers, MKs take part in Knesset's official remembrance ceremony for the 6 million Jewish Holocaust victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 11:15 AM

'Plucked from the Fire' of Auschwitz

Asher Aud, one of six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah, tells his tragic yet remarkable tale of resilience.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 9:12 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Chayim Herzl

The story of Chayim Herzl, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 6:24 AM

Gantz: Use the Past to Ensure the Future

On Yom Hashoah ,Chief of Staff calls on the soldiers to remember those who perished and ensure the future of the people of Israel.Elad Benari, 4/28/2014, 5:15 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Hinda Tasman

The story of Hinda Tasman, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 4:44 AM

Watch: The Survivor Who Fought in Every War

Ze’ev Tibi Ram lost his whole family in the Holocaust, and then went to Israel and enlisted in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 3:16 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Itzchak Biran

The story of Itzchak Biran, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 2:42 AM

Netanyahu Vows: No Second Holocaust

'Unlike our situation during the Holocaust, now we have great power to defend ourselves, and it is ready for any mission.'Arutz Sheva staff, 4/27/2014, 10:31 PM

President Describes his Grandfather's Martyrdom

'They locked the doors of the synagogue and set it on fire with all the Jews still inside. No-one survived.'Arutz Sheva staff, 4/27/2014, 9:38 PM

PM Invokes Churchill, Jabotinsky in Shoah Ceremony

The tragic truth, says prime minister, is that world leaders did not want to see Nazism's threat.Gil Ronen, 4/27/2014, 9:16 PM

Israel Enters Somber Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Martyrs and Heroes Memorial Day will be officially inaugurated at 8 PM Sunday night.Yosef Berger, 4/27/2014, 5:30 PM

US, Germany Receive Top Marks for 'Nazi Hunting'

Simon Wiesental Centre reveals the best - and worst - countries at tracking down and bringing to justice Nazi war criminals.Arutz Sheva Staff and AFP, 4/27/2014, 3:30 PM

MK Vows to Fight French Anti-Semitism

MK Yoni Chetboun links Holocaust Memorial Day with the present-day realities of French Jewry, vows to bring more home to Israel.Hezki Baruch, 4/27/2014, 12:52 PM

'Hamas Attempting to Create Another Holocaust'

Prime Minister strongly condemns Hamas-Fatah unity pact ahead of Holocaust memorial day, calls for Abbas to stop allying with terrorists.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/27/2014, 11:28 AM

Report: Abbas to Condemn Holocaust

In sudden about-face, Abbas to condemn Holocaust as 'heinous crime' ahead of Holocaust Memorial day. Is it a form of damage control?Netanel Katz, Tova Dvorin, 4/27/2014, 9:53 AM