Venezuela's UN envoy apologizes for likening Israel to Nazis

Rafael Ramirez called Israeli Ambassador Danny Danon over the weekend to apologize for his comments, panned as anti-Semitic.JTA, 5/10/2016, 8:50 PM

Holocaust survivor demolishes Israel-Germany comparison

Survivor tells IDF Dep. Chief of Staff his Holocaust comparison is 'utterly baseless', blames his ignorance of history.David Rosenberg, 5/10/2016, 12:35 PM

PM blasts senior officer's 'outrageous' Holocaust comments

Netanyahu opens weekly cabinet meeting with condemnation of IDF Dep. Chief of Staff's comments comparing Israel to pre-WWII Europe.David Rosenberg, 5/8/2016, 12:02 PM

Science Minister demands clearer apology from IDF dept. chief

Israeli Minister of Science Ofer Akunis says Deputy Chief of Staff Yair Golan must issue a clearer apology for Holocaust remarks.Tal Polon, 5/8/2016, 11:51 AM

Obama calls for solidarity with European Jews

In Yom Hashoah message, President Barack Obama calls for solidarity with Jews facing anti-Semitism.JTA, 5/6/2016, 2:07 AM

Interview: Are children ready for Holocaust books?

Survivor Tzipi Cohen explains why she told her story in a children's book, after many years of hiding her tribulations.Yoni Kempinski, 5/5/2016, 10:51 PM

Woman barred from bus for 'too many Stars of David'

Outrage as Egged bus driver refuses to let a passenger board for wearing 'too many Stars of David’ on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Shoshana Miskin, 5/5/2016, 10:06 PM

Watch: We lost so much in the Holocaust, don't lose God too

Survivor and ex-Chief Rabbi Lau gives a powerful talk during the March of the Living ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 8:46 PM

Jewish house redeemed in Jerusalem's Muslim Quarter

Jerusalem Heritage House finds unique way to honor Holocaust Memorial Day - by taking back a stolen Jewish house.Ari Yashar, 5/5/2016, 8:29 PM

Watch: Telling the story of the spirit of the victims

Director of Shem Olam Institute, Rabbi Avraham Krieger, discusses the organization’s mission.Yoni Kempinski, 5/5/2016, 8:14 PM

US task force commits to the promise of ‘never again’

Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism commemorates Holocaust victims and survivors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 7:47 PM

Shaked: 'Europe cannot free itself from its ghosts'

Justice Minister addresses March of the Living, recalling how the entire world abandoned the Jews in the Holocaust.Yoni Kempinski, 5/5/2016, 6:49 PM

March of the Living 2016 - pictures

10,000 people marched from Auschwitz to Birkenau, led by survivor and ex-Chief Rabbi Lau, as well as ministers and MKs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 6:35 PM

Montreal Mayor vows to combat anti-Semitism on Holocaust Day

Canadians commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day inside Montreal city hall for first time ever.Shoshana Miskin, 5/5/2016, 4:41 PM

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 live: March of the Living begins at Auschwitz

Nearly 10,000 participate in annual march from Auschwitz gates to crematorium, in memory of 1.1 million murdered there.Arutz Sheva, 5/5/2016, 3:16 PM

Yaalon: Attacks on Yair Golan are part of anti-IDF campaign

Defense Minister stands behind Dep. CoS Yair Golan following controversial Holocaust comments.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 1:03 PM

'Visit Holocaust survivors in Israel, not death camps in Poland'

Dr. Avraham Lifshitz, director of Israel's religious school system, says you don't need to visit Poland to remember the Holocaust.Benny Toker, 5/5/2016, 12:07 PM

UK Labour politician thinks Jews control US, British goverments

Arutz Sheva receives evidence of yet another Labour politician with a penchant for Holocaust comparisons, 'Zionist' conspiracies.Ari Soffer, 5/5/2016, 11:22 AM

Watch: Israel stands silent for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Yom HaShoah begins with 2-minute siren nationwide, ceremonies commemorating the Holocaust and those who bravely resisted the Nazis.Suzy Flaster, 5/5/2016, 10:56 AM

Shaked raps IDF dept. head: You're confused, cheapened Holocaust

Justice Minister criticizes Deputy CoS, as leftwing MKs rally to his defense.Uzi Baruch, 5/5/2016, 10:04 AM

Haredi protesters call cops 'Nazis' - on Yom HaShoah

Arrest of draft-dodger yeshiva student leads to haredi protests on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/5/2016, 8:58 AM

IDF deputy chief backtracks: I never compared Israel to Germany

After his comments ignite firestorm, IDF Deputy CoS denies he meant to compare Israel to Nazi Germany.Uzi Baruch, 5/5/2016, 8:01 AM

Why didn't G-d send a miracle to save us in the Holocaust?

Insights into the Holocaust.Rabbi Dr. Raymond Apple, 5/5/2016, 8:00 AM

Holocaust Remembrance Day 2016: Torch lighters and their stories

Six survivors lit six candles Wednesday in honor of the Holocaust's Jewish victims, and shared amazing stories of courage and faith.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/4/2016, 10:23 PM

President Rivlin at Yad Vashem: We will pursue Holocaust deniers

Rivlin addresses Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony at Yad VaShem in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/4/2016, 9:52 PM

'There are some people who want us to be victims'

Naftali Bennett assures that the Jews stand behind the 'iron wall of the State of Israel' against the current wave of anti-Semitism.Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2016, 9:41 PM

'Anti-Semitism didn't die in the bunker with Hitler'

PM blasts incitement against Jews, Israel on Holocaust Remembrance Day, say internet spreads it 'in ways Hitler couldn't have imagined.'Tova Dvorin, 5/4/2016, 9:18 PM

The Holocaust: A tool for abuse and distortion

Holocaust related issues are on the rise, but many of them are distortions, such as those where Israelis are labelled Nazis.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 5/4/2016, 4:53 PM

EU envoys declare: Attacks on Jews are an attack on us all

EU delegation condemns growing European anti-Semitism ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day.David Rosenberg, 5/4/2016, 4:33 PM

Watch: UK Labour chief refuses to renounce Hamas in parliament

On eve of Yom HaShoah, British PM tells Jeremy Corbyn to renounce 'friendship' with Hamas, Hezbollah four times - to no avail.Ari Soffer, 5/4/2016, 4:27 PM

The Koren Yizkor: Memory and meaning, remembrance and hope

A review of the recently published collection of essays on Hazkarat Neshamot (yizkor) by former Yeshiva University Chancellor, Rabbi Dr. Norman Lamm. Rochel Sylvetsky, 5/4/2016, 4:16 PM

Anti-Zionism is not anti-Semitism? How dare you! 

Can one hate Israel and not be an anti-Semite? An expose of the truth. Steve Apfel, 5/4/2016, 4:14 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

'One Yad Vashem is enough'

PM Binyamin Netanyahu meets with Holocaust survivors before memorial ceremony. 'Our strength is your strength.'Arutz Sheva staff, 5/3/2016, 10:57 PM

One million shekel aid package awarded to Holocaust survivors

Knesset Committee transfers 2015 budget surplus to survivors on eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day.Tova Dvorin, 5/3/2016, 6:22 PM

Study: 45,000 Holocaust survivors live in poverty in Israel

Grim statistics also reveal 50% suffer from bad health, loneliness. Former MK: Government must make a master plan.Tova Dvorin, 5/3/2016, 3:56 PM

Peres: My grandfather's will to me was simply 'Be a Jew'

Former President talks about his grandfather, who was murdered in the Holocaust. 'Hitler murdered us because of Mount Sinai.'Uzi Baruch, 5/3/2016, 1:05 PM

There was nothing Zionist about Hitler’s plans for the Jews

Clearing up the Labour anti-Semitism row over Ken Livingstone's remark about Hitler supporitng Zionism.Prof. Ranier Schulze, 5/3/2016, 5:36 AM

Nuremberg lessons: Stand up to hate, and remember hate's 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

Six great men and women: Holocaust ceremony honorees named

Holocaust survivors with amazing stories chosen to light candles for Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/2/2016, 11:46 AM

Book Review: The Long Night, a journey through the Holocaust

Darkness fell on Ernst Bornstein's life but he lived to tell us about it. Review of a gripping, just translated Holocaust book that describes a young man's journey through seven death camps up to his liberation by US forces. Rochel Sylvetsky, 5/2/2016, 9:07 AM

Zoabi refuses to participate in Holocaust Memorial Day rally

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

Palestinian Arabs are willing executioners

Maybe it's not the Jewish houses or the so-called “occupation” that are at issue here. Maybe it's the Jews. Maybe it's their Palestinian Arab murderers and their primal hatred of Jews. Ron Jager, 1/31/2016, 11:30 AM

WWII veteran: ‘No cure for anti-Semite, he is born with it’

Jewish World War II veterans receive homage during International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Shoshana Miskin, 1/28/2016, 8:48 PM

The Pope and Islam on Holocaust Remembrance Day

The Pope's timing was apalling, but then, the EU is worse. Giulio Meotti, 1/28/2016, 12:01 AM

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

EU's Mogherini: Holocaust left a scar on '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

Eichmann's unpublished request for pardon

Eichmann pleaded to Israel for clemency 2 days before he was executed, said he 'does not feel guilty.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2016, 12:36 PM

For the name and the place: Reflecting the Holocaust

The Holocaust was a fierce inferno, expressed in the video shown here, whose accompanying Yiddish songs from that period find their way into the heart.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 1/27/2016, 6:48 AM

Italian paper distributes kippot in protest over anti-Semitism

To protest anti-Semitism on Holocaust Remembrance Day, Il Foglio's Wednesday edition will include a small white kippah.Gil Ronen, 1/26/2016, 8:32 PM

Time for Reflection

Israel has two occasions each year to inspect and improve.Jay Shapiro, 4/27/2015, 1:13 AM

German Minister Warns Against Xenophobia, 70 Years After Nazis

FM Frank-Walter Steinmeier asks Germans whether recent spate of attacks marks the rise of anti-Semitism at Holocaust remembrance ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2015, 8:01 PM

PA: Only 1-2 Million Jews Died During the Holocaust

PA celebrates Holocaust Remembrance Day by claiming that Zionists orchestrated their own genocide to gain international sympathy.Tova Dvorin, 4/19/2015, 6:58 PM

Why Are All FBI Agents Required to Visit the Holocaust Museum?

FBI Director reveals his policy, meant to teach the 'most frightening lesson of all' - not the Holocaust's inhumanity, but it's humanity.Ari Yashar, Sarah Leah Lawent, 4/17/2015, 12:23 PM

Watch: 'Israel Will Not Rest in the Face of Auschwitz'

Rivlin sends message to March of the Living, noting Holocaust survivors are passing to the next generation 'the torch of life, and belief.'Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 4/17/2015, 8:06 AM