Poland freezes the 'Holocaust Law'

Poland's Constitutional Tribunal to rule on 'Holocaust Law,' report says.Orly Harari, 2/24/2018, 11:18 PM

EU's Donald Tusk warns Poland against 'anti-Semitic excesses'

EU President Tusk warns Warsaw must 'stop the wave of bad opinions about Poland' caused by recent 'anti-Semitic excesses.'AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/24/2018, 8:45 PM

Poland suspends senator for posting footage from Nazi propaganda

Polish senator is suspended for klezmer-themed video of Nazi violence to Jews.JTA, 2/23/2018, 2:34 PM

Do not pay for your son or daughter to go to Poland

As long as they are getting your money, dear Jewish parents, the Poles will continue their anti-Semitic behavior with impunity.Rabbi Zev Friedman, 2/23/2018, 1:09 PM

NY assemblyman urges March of the Living to suspend annual trip

NY Assemblyman Dov Hikind says 'now is not the time' for March of the Living to make trip to Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2018, 8:25 AM

Time for a ‘Polocaust’ museum, says Polish minister

Poland's Dep. Culture Minister says Poland needs to tell the story of the 'Polocaust' - or Polish suffering during the HolocaustJTA, 2/22/2018, 9:55 PM

Poland 'won't prosecute' violators of new Holocaust law

Polish Holocaust law will not lead to criminal charges, government minister says.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2018, 4:04 PM

Video protesting Polish law pulled from YouTube

Ruderman Family Foundation removes from YouTube video which sparked outrage in Poland due to its use of the term "Polish Holocaust".Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2018, 4:45 AM

Jewish organization urges US gov't to suspend ties with Poland

Ruderman Foundation campaign urges US to suspend ties with Poland over Holocaust law.JTA, 2/21/2018, 1:59 PM

Poland's opposition proposes amendment to Holocaust law

Poland's main opposition party tables amendment to government's controversial Holocaust bill.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/21/2018, 5:13 AM

Local press raps Polish PM over Holocaust remark

Polish PM Morawiecki made a mistake when he compared 'Jewish perpetrators' of the Holocaust to Poles and Germans, local newspapers say.AFP, 2/19/2018, 5:52 PM

Polish opposition to try to change 'Holocaust law'

Polish opposition leader slams new Holocaust law and the 'diplomatic disaster' it caused, says he will work to change law's wording.Nisan Tzur, 2/19/2018, 3:33 PM

'Holocaust Day studies should focus on Holocaust denial'

Zionist Union MK Broshi calls on Education Minister Bennett to focus this year's Holocaust Remembrance Day studies on Holocaust denial.Hezki Baruch, 2/19/2018, 2:55 PM

Poland demands explanation following embassy vandalism

Polish Foreign Ministry demands explanation for vandalism of its embassy in Tel Aviv.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2018, 9:37 AM

Polish official: The prime minister said the truth

Poland's Bronisław Wildstein says Polish PM didn't blame Jews for the Holocaust but did "speak the truth" and doesn't have to apologize.Ben Ariel, 2/19/2018, 5:15 AM

Poland's official anti-Semitism

Churchill on Poland: It is a mystery and tragedy of European history, that a people capable of every heroic virtue, gifted, valiant, charming as individuals, should repeatedly show such inveterate faults in...their governmental life.. Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 2/19/2018, 12:48 AM

Polish PM's 'Jewish perpetrators' comments are 'a new low'

Israeli President blasts Polish PM over 'Jewish perpetrators' Holocaust remark, says Israel 'will stop Iran's race to the nuclear bomb.'David Rosenberg, 2/18/2018, 10:54 PM

Polish government defends 'Jewish perpetrators' comment

Government claims Polish PM's claim of 'Jewish perpetrators' during the Holocaust was 'sincere call for dialogue' on Holocaust.JTA, 2/18/2018, 9:58 PM

Amid backlash, Netanyahu speaks with Polish PM

'I told him there’s no basis for this comparison, between the act of Poles and the acts of Jews during the Holocaust.'Tzvi Lev, 2/18/2018, 5:48 PM

Israel nixes Poland trip following 'Jewish perpetrators' claim

After Polish PM claims 'Jewish perpetrators' also responsible for Holocaust, Israel cancels planned trips for National Service volunteers.Nitsan Keidar, 2/18/2018, 5:34 PM

Hotovely to hold urgent discussion over Polish PM's remarks

Deputy Foreign Minister will hold urgent discussion after Polish PM says Holocaust included "Jewish perpetrators".Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2018, 6:06 AM

'Most Polish collaborators acted out of greed or pure hate'

Poles helped Nazis out of greed or pure hate, Jews helped Nazis to save their lives or others' lives, 'From the Depths' chairman says.Jonny Daniels, 2/17/2018, 10:18 PM

PM Netanyahu: Polish PM's words are 'outrageous'

MKs from Israel's right, left condemn Polish PM Morawiecki's claim that Holocaust included 'Jewish perpetrators.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2018, 9:33 PM

Polish PM claims there were 'Jewish perpetrators' in Holocaust

Polish PM 'defends' Holocaust bill by claiming there were 'Jewish perpetrators' in Holocaust, says law won't see blaming Poles as criminal.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2018, 7:07 PM

Report: Poland to vote on restricting kosher meat exports

Limitations on 'unnatural slaughter' may make it 'very difficult' to perform kosher slaughter, European Jewish group says.JTA, 2/12/2018, 10:29 AM

Polish PM: Refrain from anti-Semitism

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki urges Poles to refrain from making anti-Semitic statements following approval of Holocaust law.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2018, 4:46 AM

Polish official: Jews ashamed of passivity during Holocaust

Advisor to Polish president claims Israeli opposition to Holocaust censorship law due to 'feelings of shame at Jewish passivity.'JTA, 2/11/2018, 9:29 PM

Merkel won't comment on Polish law

German Chancellor declines to comment on Polish law imposing jail terms for suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2018, 4:09 AM

March of the Living will proceed despite Poland's Holocaust law

'Now, as much as ever, we believe our mission is of the utmost importance.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 2:18 PM

European countries say "not me"

The late Prime Minister of Israel, Yitzchak Shamir, once said that anti-Semitism in Eastern Europe is placed into the population with its mother’s milk.Rabbi Berel Wein, 2/8/2018, 12:08 PM

Polish lawmaker dismissed from European Parliament

European Parliament votes to dismiss Ryszard Czarnecki of Poland for comparing rival parliament member to a Nazi collaborator.Nissan Tzur, 2/8/2018, 3:44 AM

Tillerson 'disappointed' after Polish bill signed

Secretary of State expresses concern that controversial Polish law "affects freedom of speech and academic inquiry".Elad Benari, 2/7/2018, 2:05 AM

Is the world beginning to forget the Holocaust?

Does the new law enacted in Poland indicate that Europe is trying to rewrite the history of the Holocaust?Jay Shapiro, 2/6/2018, 8:33 PM

Polish president to sign Holocaust bill

Polish president says he will sign bill forbidding linking Poland to crimes of Holocaust, but will refer it for judicial review.JTA, 2/6/2018, 1:57 PM

Poland gets back at Bennett

Poland penalizes Education Minister for statement in which he tells Poles 'the past can not be rewritten'; upcoming state visit cancelled.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/5/2018, 10:06 PM

Watch: Polish Prime Minister speaks to Arutz Sheva

Poland's PM reaches out to Jews and friends of Israel in special interview; 'Would offend survivors to mix perpetrators with victims.'Yoni Kempinski - Warsaw, 2/5/2018, 7:53 PM

Bennett plans Poland visit to challenge Holocaust law

Education Minister to travel to Poland, vows to 'speak the truth' about Polish crimes against Jews during the Holocaust.Uzi Baruch, 2/5/2018, 10:50 AM

'The mass murders were carried out by our country'

German Foreign Minister says Poland can rely on his country to condemn distortions of history regarding the Nazi camps.Elad Benari, 2/4/2018, 5:48 AM

'Hold the March of the Living in Ukraine instead of Poland'

Chief rabbi of Ukraine wants Holocaust program moved to his country to punish Poland.JTA, 2/3/2018, 6:37 PM

Israel warns of rising anti-Semitism in Poland

Israeli embassy in Warsaw warns against wave of anti-Semitic statements in Poland amid row on Holocaust bill.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/2/2018, 10:36 PM

Polish PM: We understand Israel's emotions

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki addresses controversial bill, stresses Poland will not limit freedom to debate the Holocaust.Elad Benari, 2/2/2018, 3:44 AM

Payback: straw, stone, lead and the Poles

The Parsha and Current Events series.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 2/1/2018, 10:10 PM

US chides Poland over controversial Holocaust law

Polish Holocaust rhetoric bill may have ‘repercussions’ for international relations, US embassy warns.JTA, 2/1/2018, 4:18 PM

Yad Vashem to Poland: Educate, don't criminalize

Yad Vashem response to the Law Passed in the Polish SenateArutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2018, 2:10 PM

Foreign Ministry: No law can change the facts

Israel's Foreign Ministry slams newly-passed Polish law criminalizing mention of Poland's role in the genocide.Nitsan Keidar, 2/1/2018, 1:24 PM

Polish TV host: Just call them 'Jewish camps'

Polish TV host makes light of debate on death camps, jokes they should be called “Jewish camps”.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 6:16 AM

Polish Senate approves controversial Holocaust bill

Polish senators approve bill making it illegal to suggest Poland was responsible for Nazi atrocities. President must now sign it into law.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 3:18 AM

State Department urges Poland to re-evaluate Holocaust law

State Department spokeswoman says U.S. concerned about repercussions of proposed Polish law on Holocaust.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 2:05 AM

Polish spokeswoman: 'We were Holocaust victims'

'Poland has never done anything that could hurt another country; we were the victims of World War II.'Mordechai Sones, 1/31/2018, 4:58 PM

Polish complicity in distorting the truth

It is really too much, Poland, telling us what to call your far too many accomplices to the wholesale murder of Jews during WWII.  Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 1/30/2018, 9:14 PM

'There's a reason why Germany built its death camps in Poland'

Emergence of Polish hidden Jews proves Poland's anti-Semitic past, NGO says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2018, 2:57 PM

Rivlin to join Polish counterpart for March of the Living

Presidents of Poland and Israel agree to participate together in March of the Living.JTA, 1/30/2018, 2:21 PM

Polish President says country didn't take part in Holocaust

Poland's President: Individual Poles took actions against Jews but there was no institutionalized participation by Poland in the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 1/30/2018, 3:36 AM

No more trips to Poland for high school students?

Youth group leader calls to end organized trips to Poland, due to concerns for guides' and participants' safety.Ido Ben Porat, 1/29/2018, 11:09 AM

'I warned about this law a while ago'

The Chief Rabbi of Poland explains the problematic sections of the new legislation.Nitsan Keidar, 1/29/2018, 6:04 AM

WJC: Polish law an attack on democracy

World Jewish Congress opposes Polish law which would criminalize suggestions that Poland was responsible for Nazis crimes.Nitsan Keidar, 1/29/2018, 4:42 AM

Israel and Poland to start dialogue on Holocaust law

Netanyahu speaks with Polish counterpart, the two agree to start a dialogue on bill outlawing references to Nazi death camps as Polish.Elad Benari, 1/28/2018, 11:19 PM