Israeli teen fined for urinating on Auschwitz memorial

19-year-old Israeli man who admitted to urinating on memorial at Nazi death camp fined $1,350 by Polish court.AFP, 10/16/2018, 2:28 PM

For the first time: Special needs young adults visit Auschwitz

World Jewish Congress coordinates with local organizations to bring special needs young adults to Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018, 2:40 PM

Poland: Fragment of pre-war Torah scroll on display

Restored fragment of pre-war Torah scroll goes on display at site of Kielce pogrom in Poland.JTA, 10/8/2018, 2:19 PM

Poland: Exhibit showcases a third of destroyed Jewish cemeteries

Non-Jewish activists show Jewish cemeteries’ destruction in Polish parliament exhibit.JTA, 10/8/2018, 10:19 AM

Polish PM slammed ‘greedy’ Jewish, American hedge fund owners

Recordings of Morawiecki complaining about 'greedy' and rich 'Americans, Jews, Germans, Englishmen, and Swiss' running hedge funds.JTA, 10/2/2018, 8:54 PM

Polish synagogue’s alleged attacker under psychiatric evaluation

The man was arrested for allegedly hurling a rock into a Polish synagogue on Yom Kippur in Gdansk.JTA, 9/28/2018, 3:09 PM

Man arrested in Yom Kippur rock attack on Polish synagogue

Man accused of hurling a rock through the window of a synagogue in the Polish city of Gdansk on Yom Kippur arrested.JTA, 9/23/2018, 2:01 PM

Polish police arrest suspect in synagogue vandalism

Police in Gdansk detain a 27-year-old man suspected of smashing a synagogue window during Yom Kippur.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/21/2018, 11:05 PM

Rock hurled inside Polish synagogue during Yom Kippur prayers

Rock hurled at Gdansk synagogue breaks window, lands centimeters from worshipers.JTA, 9/20/2018, 2:44 PM

Polish anti-Semitism between the wars

Ethnic Poles loathed minorities as foreigners but singled out Jews for intense hatred. Paul Brykcznski’s revelatory book, Primed for Violence: Murder, Antisemitism and Democratic Politics in Interwar Poland shows how this determined Polish society. Janet Levy, 9/17/2018, 2:27 PM

Warsaw: No investigation into anti-Semitic incident

Warsaw prosecutor’s office will not investigate anti-Semitic letter left at Center for Holocaust Research.JTA, 9/14/2018, 8:49 AM

Yad Vashem questions honors for Poles as Holocaust-era rescuers

Holocaust museum uneasy with honors given to three Poles for claims of efforts to save Jews from Holocaust.JTA, 9/13/2018, 7:18 PM

Polish city of Lublin sees first Jewish wedding in decades

Wedding which may be 'the first after the Holocaust' held in what used to be Europe's most prestigious yeshiva.JTA, 9/8/2018, 11:12 PM

Warsaw Jewish Theater gets $41 million from city for new home

Polish capital city allocates $41 million to cover costs of new building.JTA, 8/30/2018, 7:28 PM

Television program causes storm in Poland

Polish television network severely criticized for program presenting challenges of those making opposite journey - from Germany to Iraq.Guy Cohen, 8/27/2018, 10:57 PM

Poland gives out record numbers of passports to Israelis

Over 20,000 Israelis get Polish citizenship between 2010 to 2017 - a 250% increase over previous seven-year period.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/24/2018, 3:01 PM

Polish candidate fires aide over anti-Semitic Facebook post

Deputy Justice Minister fires aide who urged friend via social media to murder Jews arriving from Tel Aviv.JTA, 8/24/2018, 7:51 AM

Polish Auschwitz survivor to take Nazi camp row to EU court

97-year-old Auschwitz survivor plans to take German public broadcaster to Europe's top court for calling Nazi camps 'Polish.'AFP, 8/23/2018, 7:58 AM

Second time in a month: Jewish cemetery in Poland vandalized

Jewish cemetery near Krakow vandalized for the second time in less than a month, resulting in damage to dozens of headstones.JTA, 8/23/2018, 2:14 AM

Anonymous entrepreneur restores Jewish cemetery in Poland

Anonymous donor spends hundreds of thousands to restore 19th century Jewish cemetery in town of Żywiec, Poland.JTA, 8/20/2018, 10:33 PM

Student exposes rear at Majdanek concentration camp

Two Israeli students sent home after one exposes his rear during trip to concentration camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/13/2018, 10:38 AM

Poland obtains WWII archive showing efforts to save Jews

Poland obtains archive that documents efforts by Polish diplomats to get Jews out of Europe.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 8/8/2018, 6:45 AM

Polish ambassador says he is learning Hebrew

New Polish ambassador to Israel tells President Rivlin that he is learning Hebrew.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 8:38 PM

Poland: Israeli students targeted by explosive

Israeli students targeted while visiting Warsaw orphanage. Education Ministry: 'No question' incident was intentional.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/2/2018, 2:58 PM

Rabbi’s son says he was assaulted by Polish police

Rabbi’s son says Polish police assaulted him, gave him Nazi salute.JTA, 8/2/2018, 8:56 AM

Israel invites Polish Foreign Minister

PM Netanyahu invites Polish Foreign Minister to visit Israel following tensions over Holocaust Law.Nitsan Keidar, 8/2/2018, 5:05 AM

Holocaust memorial vandalized in Poland

Memorial to Holocaust victims in Plock vandalized, swastikas painted on fence of town's Jewish cemetery.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2018, 4:14 AM

Polish bill restricting kosher slaughtering removed from agenda

Chief Rabbi Schudrich thanked Warsaw for the "consideration of safeguarding the interests of Poland's Jewish citizens."Jonathan Benedek, 7/23/2018, 2:14 PM

Poland honors satirist who said Jews create anti-Semitism

Ryszard Makowski, satarist who made anti-Semitic remarks, awarded Gloria Artis Medal for Merit to Culture by Polish Culture Ministry.JTA, 7/16/2018, 8:02 PM

Archbishop: Holocaust law woke up 'old demons'

Anti-Semitism has resurfaced due to Polish Holocaust law, Catholic leader says.JTA, 7/16/2018, 2:27 PM

Tourists charged with stealing bricks from concentration camp

30-year-old woman, 36-year-old man confess after being caught stealing bricks from Auschwitz concentration camp as 'souvenirs'.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/15/2018, 4:41 PM

Yad Vashem: Holocaust declaration is 'livable'

Yad Vashem’s top historian says ‘we can live with’ joint Israel-Poland Holocaust declaration, but it should be changed.JTA, 7/11/2018, 7:53 AM

'It was possible to avoid misunderstanding with Poland'

Conference for Chair of Parliamentary Friendship Group meets in KnessetArutz Sheva Staff, 7/10/2018, 5:23 PM

Bennett outlines possible fix to Poland Holocaust bill crisis

Education Minister says Israel and Poland should formulate new joint declaration, insist historical issues be discussed by historians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2018, 10:58 PM

Watch: Cat steals the show during live TV interview

Polish historian interrupted mid-interview by a four-legged guest. The professor continued the interview despite the feline's presence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/8/2018, 7:51 PM

Netanyahu respects historians' criticism

PM addresses cabinet before upcoming meeting with Russian President, storm surrounding Poland joint declaration.Mordechai Sones, 7/8/2018, 2:04 PM

Poland opposition: Did Mossad influence Holocaust law?

Poland's main opposition party asks PM Morawiecki why his representatives "negotiated" with Israeli intelligence to amend Holocaust law.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/7/2018, 2:14 AM

Shaked: Joint Polish-Israeli statement must be rescinded

Justice Minister calls on government to withdraw joint statement with Poland on revised Holocaust Law. 'History should not be distorted.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 8:52 PM

Yad Vashem blasts Polish-Israeli statement on Holocaust law

Holocaust Museum says joint Polish-Israeli statement on Holocaust contains "grave errors and deception."Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 4:38 PM

Polish campaign comes to Israel

Polish government publishes ad in Israeli newspapers showing joint statement of Israel and Poland following Holocaust law controversy.Shlomo Pyutrikovsky, 7/5/2018, 9:21 AM

Holocaust scholar Yehuda Bauer slams Israeli detente with Poland

Senior Holocaust scholar chides Israel over mending of diplomatic ties with Poland following passage of Holocaust law.JTA, 7/4/2018, 1:42 PM

Greg LeMond joins memorial bicycle tour from Auschwitz to Krakow

Fifth annual 'Ride of the Living' joined by 3-time Tour de France winner Greg LeMond.JTA, 7/4/2018, 8:11 AM

Behind the battle against Poland's Holocaust censorship law

Jewish organization says its amicus brief helped push Poland's government to change its Holocaust censorship law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2018, 9:46 AM

Pushing Poland to acknowledge destroyed Jewish cemetery

Haredim flock to Polish schoolyard where they say a cemetery used to stand.JTA, 7/2/2018, 7:59 AM

Netanyahu pushing for more embassies in Jerusalem

Prime Minister working to convince Poland, Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary to move their embassies to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, 7/2/2018, 1:08 AM

Museum honors Poles murdered for sheltering Jews

Unique museum tells story of Polish family betrayed by their neighbors and murdered for hiding Jews during Holocaust.JTA, 6/30/2018, 10:27 PM

Rivlin thanks Polish President

President Rivlin speaks with Polish President after Poland decided to amend its controversial Holocaust Law.Elad Benari, 6/29/2018, 5:35 AM

US welcomes changes in Poland’s controversial Holocaust law

State Department praises vote by Polish legislature to amend Holocaust censorship law.JTA, 6/28/2018, 4:30 PM

'Israel, Poland partners is Holocaust remembrance'

Governments of Poland, Israel release joint statement following amendments to controversial Holocaust law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 9:43 PM

'We kept our obligation to preserve the truth'

PM praises Polish decision to remove criminal penalties from controversial Holocaust Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 7:36 PM

Yad Vashem: Amendment of Holocaust law 'a positive development'

Holocaust museum in J'lem calls Poland's intention to amend controversial law 'a step in the right direction.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 4:48 PM

Polish PM seeks amendments to contentious Holocaust rhetoric law

Will the Polish parliament de-criminalize blaming Poland for Holocaust crimes?JTA, 6/27/2018, 11:45 AM

New Polish Holocaust museum to be associated with anti-Semite?

New museum in Poland plans to exhibit over 40,000 accounts of Poles who saved Jews during Holocaust.JTA, 6/25/2018, 4:54 PM

Olympic paddler helps raise memorial to murdered Polish Jews

Polish national champion Dariusz Popiela spearheads project to restore memory of local Jewish Holocaust victims.JTA, 6/18/2018, 10:04 PM

Israel police commemorate Kielce pogrom in visit to Poland

120 police officers visit site of murder of 200 Jews who had returned from Nazi death camps in 1946.JTA, 5/31/2018, 4:33 PM

Poland opposes EU actions that would weaken sanctions on Iran

Polish Foreign Minister says his country opposes any European Union actions that would weaken U.S. sanctions against Iran.Ben Ariel, 5/29/2018, 5:38 AM

Who killed a Polish Holocaust hero?

Family of Holocaust survivor Josef Kopf family may be close to finding out who killed him after the war was over.JTA, 5/26/2018, 10:02 PM