Polish workshop for restoration of Holocaust monument vandalized

Workshop of stonemason who designed and renovated a monument to Holocaust victims in Poland destroyed in a vandalism incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2019, 6:03 AM

Jewish leader, diplomat working to recognize Holocaust rescuers

Monika Krawczyk, leader of Polish Jewish community, and Ambassador Jakub Kumoch receive award for development, protection of Polish culture.Katarzyna Markusz/JTA, 6/13/2019, 8:23 PM

Drowning out jeers, Polish soccer fans applaud Israeli anthem

Thousands of Polish soccer fans attending match in Warsaw between their national team and Israel’s applaud during the playing of 'Hatikvah.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/12/2019, 6:01 PM

Polish soccer team calls win over Israeli team a 'pogrom'

Official Facebook page of Polish soccer team says it inflicted "a pogrom" on Israeli team with 4 to 0 win.Cnaan Liphshiz, 6/12/2019, 11:56 AM

Poland's ruling right-wing PiS party top in EU polls

Exit polls show PiS party retaining lead, with 24 seats in European Parliament.Stanislaw Waszak, AFP, 5/27/2019, 10:35 AM

Poles apart: The ugly head of anti-Semitism

Poland is trying to forget its past and claims that it does not need to return stolen Jewish property during the Holocaust.Walter Bingham, 5/24/2019, 7:00 PM

Poland clarifies PM's comments on restitution

Polish Embassy in Israel releases full quotation of PM Morawiecki's comments on paying restitution to Jews who survived World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 11:41 PM

Polish politician slips kippah on head of TV debate rival

Konrad Berkowicz places skullcap on head of Anna Krupka, state secretary for sports and culture on Saturday during debate in Kielce.Cnaan Liphshiz - JTA, 5/20/2019, 7:46 PM

'Poland playing politics with attack on ambassador in Israel'

Former Polish diplomats make rare public criticism of Polish government officials for turning minor incident into major diplomatic row.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 5/20/2019, 2:22 PM

Polish PM: Restitution to Jews - a victory for Hitler

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki makes clear he opposes paying restitution to Jews who survived World War II.Michal Levy, 5/20/2019, 2:00 AM

Israeli man indicted for spitting on Polish ambassador

65-year-old Israeli man indicted after banging on Polish ambassador's car and spitting at him in Tel Aviv.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/16/2019, 3:16 PM

Manipulation for the media

Expert on Poland-Israel relations: Polish ambassador took advantage of a small argument to advance Polish propaganda, 'hit the Jews again.'Shimon Cohen, 5/16/2019, 1:01 PM

Polish Ambassador: We are continuing to work as usual

Polish ambassador to Israel responds to incident in which a civilian spit on him. "Thanks for the words of encouragement."Nitsan Keidar, 5/16/2019, 5:00 AM

What are the tensions with Poland all about?

Rabbi Michael Schudrich, the Chief Rabbi of Poland, discusses the ongoing tensions between Israel and Poland at CER convention in Antwerp.Yoni Kempinski, Antwerp, 5/16/2019, 3:03 AM

Man who spat at Polish Ambassador apologizes

Herziliya resident says he did not know who he spat at after being disrespected by staff at Polish embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2019, 5:28 PM

Man who attacked ambassador: They called me 'Zydek!'

Man suspected of spitting on Polish ambassador says he didn't know victim's identity, and says he was called a Zydek (little Jew)Nitzan Kedar, 5/15/2019, 1:48 PM

Poland summons Israeli ambassador after 'racist attack'

Israeli ambassador called in to Polish foreign ministry after attack on Polish diplomat in Tel Aviv. Polish PM denounces 'racist attack'.David Rosenberg, 5/15/2019, 12:41 PM

Suspect arrested who spat at Polish ambassador to Israel

Tel Aviv court releases 65-year-old who spat at Poland's Ambassador Magierowski to house arrest.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2019, 12:40 PM

Poland to discuss bill preventing Holocaust restitution

Poland's Kukiz15 party 'hopes to pass bill' this week preventing 'random demands' for restitution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2019, 10:06 AM

'Disappointed in the tone and language of Poland'

Chair of operations for the World Jewish Restitution Organization responds to Poland's cancellation of Israeli delegation's visit.Nitsan Keidar, 5/14/2019, 2:03 AM

Poland cancels Israeli visit over WWII property restitution row

Israeli visit would have focused primarily on property restitution, Polish Foreign Ministry claims.AFP, 5/13/2019, 7:36 AM

Two historic former synagogues destroyed in Poland and Ukraine

Synagogue built in 1500s in Ukraine and century-old buildings formerly used as synagogue in Poland demolished.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/12/2019, 3:31 PM

Poles protesting Holocaust restitution march through Warsaw

Hundreds of Polish anti-restitution activists rail against ‘Holocaust hyenas’ at march.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/11/2019, 10:23 PM

Polish PM: Poland was Holocaust's greatest victim

Poland won’t pay WWII property compensation because Poles were 'most murdered' victims, PM Morawiecki says.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 5/6/2019, 8:09 AM

Polish bishop delivers thinly-veiled anti-Semitic sermon

Polish bishop Andrzej Jez claims 'certain nation' planned to divide Catholic church, create scandals to incite hatred.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/3/2019, 10:53 AM

'Israeli minister who made anti-Polish remarks a stupid idiot’

Prominent Holocaust survivor Ed Mosberg blasts Israeli FM over anti-Polish comments, advises Polish president not to visit Israel.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/2/2019, 4:10 PM

Effigy of 'Jew' hung on gallows at former Lodz Ghetto

Activist working to "liberate Poland from American Jews’ occupation" unveils effigy in Lodz of Jewish politician hung on gallows.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/2/2019, 8:02 AM

Watch: Former Finance Minister heckled in Poland

Avraham Hirchson, one of the founders of the March of the Living, heckled during Yom Hashoah event in Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2019, 12:10 AM

Survivor Edward Mosberg awarded 'Order of Merit' from Poland

On eve of Holocaust memorial day, US citizen and Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg bestowed ‘Order of Merit’ from the President of Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2019, 6:05 PM

Poland considering buying Israeli natural gas

Polish national gas company announces it is considering agreement with Israel to reduce purchases of gas from Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2019, 2:50 PM

Polish politician: Israeli 'effigy' reports show Jews spying

Leader of Poland's Liberty Party says Israeli head of Holocaust commemoration group 'sent here to spy, perhaps working for Freemasons.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/25/2019, 1:31 PM

Israel says 'regrets' Polish burning of Judas effigy

Israel says it regrets burning of 'Jewish' effigy in Polish town, but expresses appreciation for authorities' reaction.AFP, 4/24/2019, 6:24 PM

Poland: Minister, Catholic church, denounce burning effigy

Catholic Church in Poland decries burning of Jewish effigy on Easter weekend, promises to 'never tolerate' such incidents.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/23/2019, 2:51 PM

Jewish group slams Polish burning of effigy

World Jewish Congress expresses 'disgust and outrage' at anti-Semitic Easter tradition.AFP, 4/22/2019, 3:50 PM

US ambassador to Poland ripped for wishing Jews 'happy Passover'

Polish lawmaker slams US ambassador for tweet wishing Jews a 'Happy Passover', calling tweet a 'provocation'.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 4/21/2019, 7:00 PM

Watch: 'Jewish' effigy burned in Polish town

Townspeople in Parochnik hold symbolic execution of Judas using doll with black hat, peyot and a long nose.Tal Polon, 4/21/2019, 11:23 AM

2 tons of matzah shipped from Israel to Poland Jewish community

Shavei Israel group sends 2 tons of matzah to provide for Poland's small Jewish community during the upcoming Passover holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2019, 7:30 AM

Monument marking mass graves Holocaust victims vandalized

Monument in central Poland to mass graves for 2,000 Jewish Holocaust victims vandalized.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 4/8/2019, 10:28 AM

Supermarket chain apologizes over 'swastika belts'

French supermarket chain Auchan issues apology after selling military-style money belts bearing the swastika at its Polish stores.Ben Ariel, 4/4/2019, 6:36 AM

Poles protesting Holocaust restitution use anti-Semitic rhetoric

Polish nationalists use anti-Semitic rhetoric while protesting in New York City against bill to help Holocaust survivors reclaim property.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/3/2019, 7:54 AM

US citizen charged with theft of item from Auschwitz

37-year-old man charged with attempted theft of metal part of rail tracks where prisoners were unloaded.Ben Ariel, 4/1/2019, 6:35 AM

Holocaust denier won't be allowed to enter Poland

Polish FM says denial of Holocaust violates laws, 'Hitler expert' tour guide won't be allowed in.Nissan Tzur, Chana Roberts, 3/23/2019, 8:32 PM

Bennett demands: Deny 'Hitler expert' entry to Poland

Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett calls on Poland to deny entry to Holocaust denier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2019, 11:01 AM

Polish prosecutors won't reopen case into 1941 Jedwabne pogrom

Polish Prosecutor's Office says exhuming victims' bodies won't provide new information, lead to reopening case..Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 3/19/2019, 6:42 PM

Event honors Poles who risked their lives for Jews

Warsaw event celebrates connection between Christians and Jews, awards Poles who risked their lives to save Jewish people from the Nazis.Ido Ben Porat, 3/16/2019, 9:49 PM

Polish newspaper sold at parliament teaches 'how to spot a Jew'

Nationalist Polish newspaper distributed across the country - even in the Polish parliament - teaches 'how to spot a Jew'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/14/2019, 7:49 AM

Will Poland exhume graves of Holocaust victims?

Polish PM says government seriously considering digging up graves of victims of Jedwabne Massacre.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 8:58 PM

Polish anti-Semitism festers on the internet

Graffiti of swastika and words 'Jew, get out' in Warsaw latest examples of persisting anti-Semitism in Poland.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2019, 5:54 AM

Poland demands televised correction from NBC journalist

Poland institute files lawsuit against NBC’s Andrea Mitchell over report conflating Poland with Nazis.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 3/1/2019, 12:38 PM

Poland - We’re not your toy!

How is Poland not ashamed to demand an apology from Israel, after its citizens were actively involved in the horrors of the Holocaust?Israel News Talk Radio, 3/1/2019, 1:17 AM

Israeli FM tries to defuse crisis with Poland - without apology

Yisrael Katz emphasizes cooperation with Polish government, but refuses Polish demands for apology in Holocaust censorship law row.David Rosenberg, 2/25/2019, 1:39 PM

Holocaust researchers verbally attacked at Paris conference

'You dirty Jew.' Scholars researching Holocaust targeted by Poles over attendance at Holocaust study conference.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 2/24/2019, 7:28 PM

Polish FM thanks Pompeo for insisting Israel apologize

Polish FM Czaputowicz thanks Sec. of State Pompeo for organizing conference, insisting Israeli FM apologize for remarks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2019, 11:09 AM

Ephraim Zuroff: Holocaust memory is not for sale

Dr. Efraim Zuroff is not panicked over dispute with Poland. 'We want friendly relations, but they should stop distorting the Holocaust.'Benny Toker, 2/20/2019, 10:23 PM

US ambassador to Poland calls on FM to apologize to Poland

Ambassador calls on Minister Yisrael Katz to apologize to Poland for remarks on Polish anti-Semitism. 'We're too important to each other.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/20/2019, 5:29 PM

Poland: Reports about Jewish cemetery’s desecration are false

Polish officials push back against reports 15 Jewish grave markers were desecrated recently, saying claims are fictitious.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/20/2019, 1:44 PM

Poland demands Israeli apology

Aide to Polish PM warns of 'chill in relations' if Israel refuses to offer apology for Foreign Minister's comments on Polish anti-Semitism.David Rosenberg, 2/19/2019, 1:15 PM