​​​​​​​Study reveals elevated cancer risk in Holocaust survivors

Longitudinal study shows Holocaust survivors born in occupied countries have highest risk, those denied compensation from gov't have lowest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2017, 7:57 AM

Boston Holocaust memorial rededicated after vandalism

Hundreds, including Holocaust survivors, attend predication of Holocaust memorial vandalized last month.JTA, 7/12/2017, 10:20 PM

Survivors of Romanian death trains to get compensation

For first time, survivors of 'death trains,' pogrom and open ghettos in Iasi, Romania, will be eligible to receive compensation pensions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/12/2017, 9:03 PM

How these teachers learned to teach the Holocaust

New seminar emphasizes teaching what led up to the Holocaust, not just what happened between 1939-45.JTA, 7/10/2017, 7:55 AM

France marks 70 years since historic 'Exodus' voyage to Israel

Attempt to bring Holocaust survivors to Israel in 1947 built pressure for founding of Jewish state, was memorialized by 1960 'Exodus' film.AFP, 7/9/2017, 3:42 PM

Elie Wiesel, my man for all seasons: First yahrzeit

Thoughts on the first anniversary of the passing of Elie Wiesel.Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 7/3/2017, 9:00 AM

French politician, Holocaust survivor Simone Veil passes away

Simone Veil, former French politician and Holocaust survivor, passed away this week at the age of 89.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/30/2017, 9:04 PM

Brazil denied 16,000 visas to Jews during Nazi regime

Not even Albert Einstein's request for a visa was granted during years of increasing Nazi persecution and the Holocaust.JTA, 6/29/2017, 4:07 PM

Arrest made in vandalism of Boston Holocaust museum

Man smashes glass panel at New England Holocaust Museum with a large rock.JTA, 6/28/2017, 8:47 PM

The books that cheated death - twice

400-year-old Jewish library survives Hitler and the Inquisition.JTA, 6/28/2017, 2:37 PM

Knesset honors Claims Conference

Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany honored for contributions made to the State of Israel to support Holocaust survivors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/28/2017, 2:06 AM

Berlin Rabbi, German FM discuss radicalism and Syrian refugees

Touring his birthplace, German Foreign Minister recites Psalms at the old Jewish cemetery of Goslar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/12/2017, 12:50 PM

First French concentration camp being converted into memorial

Pithiviers station gets converted to Holocaust memorial, Amsterdam builds memorial with names of Holocaust victims.JTA, 6/10/2017, 9:25 PM

2 volumes of encyclopedia of Nazi death camps' ghettos released

US Holocaust Museum releases first 2 volumes of comprehensive record of Nazi-established persecution sites online.JTA, 6/4/2017, 9:27 PM

Ex-Auschwitz guard, 95, dies while appealing conviction

Former SS guard sentenced to 5 years in prison for accessory to murder of 170,000 people in Auschwitz.JTA, 6/1/2017, 4:39 PM

'Heil Hitler was merely in recognition of Nazi uniform'

South African student, principal apologize for anti-Semitic taunts during Holocaust play.JTA, 5/30/2017, 5:16 PM

Muslim classmates beat, threaten to kill Jewish teen in Berlin

14-year old Jewish boy forced to leave Berlin school after Muslim classmates threaten and assault him repeatedly.Gary Willig, 5/28/2017, 5:16 PM

'Both Estonia and Israel know what works to maintain identity'

Estonian Jewry Celebrates 10 Years of First Jewish Center Since WWII.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2017, 12:52 PM

Hecklers shout ‘Heil Hitler!’ in Jewish school’s Holocaust play

Teenage hecklers interrupt school play in South African Jewish school with shouts of 'Heil Hitler!'JTA, 5/26/2017, 2:16 AM

The heroism of Holocaust survivors in liberating Jerusalem

Watch: The story of Yitshak Perlmutter, one of many Holocaust survivors who played a crucial role in the early years of the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/25/2017, 8:37 AM

Bulgarian Deputy PM: I 'horsed around' in Nazi camp in my youth

Valeri Simeonov admits to 'horsing around' with friends in Buchenwald death camp in the 1970s to defend party member who made Nazi salute.JTA, 5/21/2017, 5:50 PM

ADL: Syrian crematoria ‘invoke worst nightmares of Nazis’

ADL head compares reports of crematoria use for burning victim's bodies to Nazi use of crematoria during Holocaust.JTA, 5/16/2017, 9:55 PM

Boise memorial to Anne Frank vandalized

Vandals scrawl anti-Semitic graffiti on Anne Frank memorial, cleaning efforts ruin marble tablets.JTA, 5/10/2017, 3:08 PM

'The Holocaust is the price we paid for not having a state'

Bennett tells Atlanta Friends of IDF gala that Memorial Day is the price for having a state, but the price for not having one is greater.Gary Willig, 5/9/2017, 9:55 PM

Our obsession with the past

Reminding haters of what was done to us in the past only whets their appetite. Ariel Natan Pasko, 5/5/2017, 12:22 PM

Macron at Holocaust Memorial: Never again

French presidential candidate pays homage to the tens of thousands of French Jews killed in the Holocaust.Elad Benari, 5/1/2017, 5:10 AM

Marine Le Pen lays wreath at French Holocaust memorial

After successor at National Front revealed to have denied Holocaust, presidential hopeful Marine Le Pen visits Holocaust museum.JTA, 4/30/2017, 9:47 PM

Holland has first Jewish military wedding since Holocaust

Jewish Marine corporal marries in Dutch capital, in first Jewish military wedding since 1939.JTA, 4/29/2017, 8:16 PM

Netanyahu: Government services must reach every survivor

PM calls on special ministerial team to assist Holocaust survivors to map out plan to provide assistance to all survivors in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/27/2017, 6:16 PM

'Your neighbor is a Nazi!'

New York yeshiva students protest outside Queens home of Nazi concentration camp guard Jakiw Palij.David Rosenberg, 4/27/2017, 6:14 PM

US: East European nations must return stolen Jewish property

US Holocaust issues envoy says Easter European nations must start fulfilling obligations to Jewish property owners and their families.JTA, 4/27/2017, 4:04 PM

Israeli teens teach Holocaust survivors to surf the internet

700 science and technology students help Holocaust survivors in Israel look for lost relatives and research life in prewar Europe online.JTA, 4/27/2017, 3:14 PM

EU head:'Accelerate restitution of Holocaust victims property'

Antonio Tajani, President of the European Parliament, called on European countries to 'restore justice after the Holocaust' via restitution.Yoel Domb, 4/26/2017, 9:29 PM

Remembering the 'last of kin' who fell in War of Independence

6000 youths visited the graves of 148 Holocaust survivors who were the last remnant of their families and fell in War of Independence.Yoel Domb, 4/26/2017, 8:54 PM

Holocaust survivor reunited with woman who hid her from Nazis

At an event held by Friends of the IDF Holocaust survivor Miri Amir meets savior Mirosława Gruszczyńska.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/26/2017, 8:51 AM

Ivanka Trump visits Berlin Holocaust memorial

'I want to live in a world where every country pledges to prevent further genocides like the Holocaust.'JTA, 4/25/2017, 8:59 PM

Lawmakers from 20 states pledge to mandate Holocaust education

26 legislators from 20 states commit to mandate public schools to teach about the Holocaust and other genocides.JTA, 4/24/2017, 9:19 PM

'Will you be witness to the crimes which occurred here?'

Elie Wiesel's son Elisha speaks at the March of the Living about bearing witness to the horrors and not being silent while atrocities occur.Elisha Wiesel, 4/24/2017, 6:16 PM

'Listen to the survivors and remember their names'

Education Minister Bennett speaks at March of the Living, urges parents to ensure their children meet survivors, learn their stories.Naftali Bennett, 4/24/2017, 5:31 PM

'All our memories of the Holocaust were burned with our home'

Holocaust survivor whose home was burned in November's arson intifada says she and her husband lost pictures of Holocaust victims in fire.Benny Toker, 4/24/2017, 2:54 PM

New Hebrew-German prayer book in memory of Holocaust victims

Berlin rabbi publishes Hebrew-German prayer book in honor of Holocaust Remembrance Day.Chana Roberts, 4/24/2017, 11:36 AM

'They murdered my mother, so I killed them in revenge'

Max Privler joined the anti-Nazi resistance fighters at the tender age of 11, after watching his father shot and mother hanged by the SS.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/24/2017, 7:23 AM

'They marched us to death, people died like flies'

Survivor Moshe Porat describes life in a slave labor camp and the terrible death march that followed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 11:05 PM

Holocaust survivor testimony: Jeannine Sebbane-Bouhanna

Jeannine Sebbane-Bouhanna describes her flight to freedom from Nazi-occupied France.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 10:56 PM

'They loaded us into cattle cars - like sardines'

Holocaust survivor Moshe Jakubowitz recalls his father's murder at the hands of the Germans and his life in a concentration camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 10:55 PM

'Only a strong and powerful IDF can prevent a second Holocaust'

IDF Chief of Staff leads delegation in March of the Living commemoration in Poland, says survivors an inspiration, helped build Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 10:31 PM

Special interview with Elie Wiesel's son

Elisha Wiesel, son of Nobel laureate Eli Wiesel, says there is no single lesson to be learned from the Holocaust.Yoni Kempinski, 4/23/2017, 9:26 PM

Watch: Hitler couldn't kill me

Holocaust survivor tells Arutz Sheva having a family is her way of defeating the Nazis. 'This generation should know and not forget.'Yoni Kempinski, 4/23/2017, 8:44 PM

Reparations: Arabs get 100 times more than Holocaust victims

Holocaust Day: Israeli NGO compares int'l condemnation of Israel's offer to Arab "land-owners" with European restitution to murdered Jews.Hillel Fendel, 4/23/2017, 7:55 PM

Research: Grandchildren of Holocaust survivors have more anxiety

Research checks reaction of high schoolers to ISIS videos on the internet, finds differences between descendants of survivors and others.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 1:34 PM

Netanyahu: Palestinian Authority should stop paying terrorists

Israeli PM says halting terrorists' salaries will be true test of PA's desire for peace.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 1:01 PM

Holocaust: The careless anti-Semitism of morally-incoherent educators

Imagine American middle school students students told to write arguments justifying the extermination of Jews. Inconceivable? It happened.Dr. Richard L. Cravatts, 4/23/2017, 6:33 AM

SS soldiers’ names to be removed from Dutch Holocaust monument

Researchers discover names of Nazis on Holocaust monument honoring Jewish victims, authorities say they'll erase the Nazi names.JTA, 4/22/2017, 8:14 PM

'Our people climbed back up from the pit of death'

PM and his wife meet with this year's torchbearers for Holocaust Memorial Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2017, 6:22 PM

From Holocaust remembrance to Holocaust survivor action

A new global campaign called “We Remember, We Act” calls to move from Holocaust commemoration to action to help poverty-stricken survivors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2017, 8:12 PM

Holocaust-era US visa applications discovered

Family from Amsterdam which submitted applications to flee Nazi genocide perished in the Holocaust.JTA, 4/18/2017, 3:29 PM

'Allied leaders already knew extent of Holocaust by 1942'

New book by Prof. Dan Plesch reveals that Allies knew of Nazi atrocities and danger to European Jewry as early as 1942.Yoel Domb, 4/18/2017, 10:35 AM