Synagogue in Zhitomir reopens for holidaysThe building is the only remaining synagogue of the 54 that were there before the holocaust.
Survivor likens treatment of farm animals to ShoahHolocaust survivor Alex Hershaft says there are striking similarities between the Nazi horrors and the way society treats farm animals.
Writer Elena Ferrante is daughter of survivorMysterious best-selling Italian author identified as the daughter of a German-born Holocaust survivor.
Rivlin stokes Ukrainian debate over HolocaustPresident Reuven Rivlin's accusations of Ukrainian Holocaust complicity cause uproar among Ukrainian nationalists.
Ukraine marks 75 years since Babi YarUkrainians have been wrestling with their countrymen's role in collaborating with the Nazis ever since.
Jewish 'Avengers' of Nazis leader dies at 91Joseph Harmatz, Holocaust survivor who led a group of Jews seeking to kill Germans in revenge for the Holocaust, has died.
Rivlin at Ukraine 75 years after Babi YarPresident Rivlin: 'We must not play a part in the sin of forgetting or denial. Leaders who support anti-Semitic ideas won't be welcomed.'
House introduces anti-Nazi billBill to facilitate the return of Nazi-looted artworks to their original owners or heirs introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Holocaust victims included in Belarus-US pactBelarus and the US sign an agreement to preserve and protect the cultural properties of all ethnic groups, including Holocaust victims.
Hundreds protest vandalism of Holocaust memorialHundreds protest in downtown Budapest against a vandalism attack on a memorial to the victims of the Holocaust in Hungary.
Rivlin meets daughter of Mayor who saved JewsPresident Rivlin meets the daughter of Greek Mayor who saved the entire local Jewish community of island of Zakynthos during the Holocaust.
Payments to survivors deported on French trainsPayments have started issuing from a compensation fund for Holocaust survivors deported to Nazi camps via the French rail system.
The stones of Moletai: A lesson on the Shoah in LithuaniaThe bitter truth exposed: the annihilation of Lithuanian Jewry was committed largely and enthusiastically by the local police, known as white-band Lithuanian police, under the supervision and command of the Nazis. A memorial march
Judge evades punishment for helping survivorsGerman judge who landed in legal trouble after helping Holocaust survivors apply for ghetto pensions settles the case out of court.
New film spotlights Holocaust rescuers“Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War” takes a look at American Christian couple who smuggled hundreds of Jews to safety.
German judge helps survivors apply for pensionsJewish leaders rallying to the aid of a German judge facing punishment for helping Holocaust survivors apply for ghetto pensions.
Lithuanian towns mark Holocaust massacres of JewsLithuanian president leads ceremony marking 1941 slaughter of Jewish community.
EU allocates $1.5 million for Lodz museumEuropean Union allocates $1.5 million for the expansion of the museum at the Radegast train station in Lodz.
'Dutch Jewish community is unsustainable'Dutch Jewish leaders claim the future of Jewish life in the Netherlands is grim.
Schindler's factory to become Holocaust memorial?A factory in the Czech Republic once used by Oskar Schindler could be made into a Holocaust memorial after it was bought a Czech foundation.
Ukraine honoring war criminals leaves Jews uneasyVeneration of pro-Nazi collaborators raises concerns among Ukrainian Jews.
Watch: A survivor's forgivenessHow a Holocaust survivor reacted when he met his best friend - who was responsible for the deaths of his wife and child.
Germany mulls trying 8 concentration camp workersGerman authorities identify four men, four women who helped operate Nazi concentration camp from 1942 to 1945.
Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust site in UkraineCity in northwestern Ukraine authorizes the placing of a traveling zoo on the mass grave of thousands of Jewish Holocaust victims.
Holocaust hero Wallenberg executed by SovietsKGB chief's journal reveals fate of Swedish diplomat instrumental in saving thousands of Jews from Holocaust.
Holocaust hero passes away at 90Phillip Bialowitz, survived the Sobibor death camp rebellion, then dedicated his life to a promise he made to the rebel leaders.
'Lithuania - One big mass murder site'ILTV speaks with Holocaust expert Efraim Zuroff, who has co-authored a book on the mass murder of Jews in Lithuanian during World War II
Real-life 'Pianist' family wins defamation appealThe family of the late Jewish-Polish protagonist of the film "The Pianist" wins appeal against defamation of their father.
Polish court upholds controversial restitution lawCourt in Poland rejects motion to scrap a law that critics say is preventing restitution of property that belonged to Jewish families.
Dutch magnate blasts family over treatment of JewsDutch textile magnate says his predecessors "behaved in a heartless manner" during the Holocaust.Ho
700 march for Warsaw ghetto doctors, nursesMarchers hang ribbons with the names of the dead to honor the medical personnel of the Warsaw ghetto.
Holocaust survivors perform in former ghettoMusical duo of Holocaust survivors from Florida return to their native Poland to perform there for the first time.
Amsterdam settles with survivors for $11MCity rejects calls to give direct restitution to Holocaust survivors taxed while held in concentration camps, pays Jewish groups $11M.
Paris synagogue hit for hosting fringe historianHistorian justified Vichy France's collaboration with Nazi Germany, handing over of thousands of Jews for extermination.
Polish officials criticized Holocaust revisionismJewish groups up in arms over controversial comments by leading Polish officials regarding the country's role during the Holocaust.
Alabama councilwoman threatened over HolocaustCouncilwoman in Birmingham says a gun-wielding Jewish man threatened to harm her for opposing city funding of a Holocaust memorial.
Pokemon player finds body at Holocaust MemorialNew Hampshire youth playing Pokemon Go discovers dead body in stream near Holocaust memorial.
Binyamina Rebbe laid to rest in Har HamenuchotThe late hassidic rebbe and Holocaust survivor made all Jews feel welcome in his home.
Yad Vashem honors Dutch man and daughterYad Vashem posthumously honors Jan Willem Kamphuis and his daughter Klazenia Kamphuis-Vink from Holland who hid Jews from the Nazis.
75 years after pogrom, Poland wrestles complicityPolish politicians and academics wrestle with legacy of complicity in Holocaust atrocities exemplified in story of Jedwabne pogrom.
After Elie Wiesel, can anyone unite American Jews?Following Elie Wiesel's, is the American Jewish community too divided to unite under any one person’s moral voice?
Locals absent at ceremony marking Polish atrocityEvent commemorating 340 Jews burned alive by anti-Semitic Poles underlines Poland's complicated relationship with its past.
Watch: Canadian PM's tearful trip to AuschwitzPrime Minister Justin Trudeau visited the site of the Nazi death camp on Sunday, accompanied with one of the few inmates to survive.
Oregon Jewish Museum gets permanent homeOregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education will have a new and permanent home next year.
Victims of Polish atrocity remembered150 people attend commemoration on the 75th anniversary of a massacre of hundreds of Polish Jews in Jedwabne.
Hundreds pay tribute to Elie Wiesel's in RomaniaNobel laureate was instrumental in getting Romania to face up to its dark past.
7 Elie Wiesel books that show his influenceWorld-renowned Holocaust survivor, human rights activist best known for his memoirs - but his memory lives on in dozens of other works too.
Nobel laureate: Poles persecuted Jews in HolocaustSvetlana Alexievich defies Polish crack-downs on suggestions that Polish people were involved in attacking Jews.
Holocaust survivors to receive increased aidAfter long negotiations with German government, Claims Conference secures large increase in aid to elderly Holocaust survivors.
70 years since Polish Holocaust survivors massacrePolish president leads memorial for post-Holocaust Kielce massacre, vows to fight 'even the most minor of acts of anti-Semitism.'
In Romania, poignant memories of Elie WieselPerhaps nowhere is Elie Wiesel's passing felt more poignantly than in his country of birth.
‘Mein Kampf’ profits to aid Holocaust survivorsPublisher announces all US proceeds of Adolf Hitler’s manifesto will be donated to Holocaust survivors.
X-ray technology finds holocaust escape tunnelNew technology allows researchers to discover tunnel dug by prisoners in an attempt to escape the Nazis.
Man posed as Auschwitz survivorJoseph Hirt, 91, has been doing the lecture circuit telling of his memories from the Holocaust; the problem is, he was never there.
Leading Polish politician honors synagogue victimsJaroslaw Kaczynski stresses dangers of anti-Semitism, important of Poland-Israel ties, at Great Synagogue of Bialystok speech.
Man admits he lied about being Auschwitz survivorJoseph Hirt of Lancaster County admits he lied about being an Auschwitz survivor and apologizes.
Disgraced mayor confronted over Hitler claimsHolocaust survivor: 'They do it whilst there are some survivors still around. What will they do when we’re all gone?'