Poland opens museum honoring those who saved Jews during WWII

Poland opens first museum in tribute to Poles who lost their lives helping Jews during World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/18/2016, 5:46 AM

Polish President's first visit to Jewish Museum in Warsaw

Polish President Andrzej Duda calls exhibition of 900 years of shared history 'spectacular.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2016, 10:49 PM

Pole indicted for burning a Jewish effigy

Indictment submitted against Polish man and other indictments being weighed, over anti-Semitism in protest at 'European Culture Capital.'Nissan Tzur, 3/6/2016, 10:16 PM

Human remains found in Nazi concentration camp in Poland

Maintenance workers at Plaszow concentration camp uncover buried human bones. Police investigating incident.Nissan Tzur, 3/2/2016, 8:19 PM

Will Poland revoke award given to Jewish Historian?

American-Polish professor Jan Tomasz may lose state honor for arguing Poles were complicit in Nazi war crimes.Shoshana Miskin, 2/14/2016, 10:28 PM

Poland seeks to punish use of the term 'Polish death camps'

Poland drawing up new regulations to punish use of the phrase “Polish death camps” in reference to Nazi concentration camps.Ben Ariel, 2/14/2016, 2:25 AM

Poland’s president honors Jewish Theater actors

‘Polish and Jewish people send a message of peace to the world,’ Polish PM says, after medals given to Jewish actors.Shoshana Miskin, 1/31/2016, 4:04 PM

Two British teens headed to trial over Auschwitz theft

After reversing pleas to not guilty, Polish prosecutors intend to file new charges against teens who stole artifacts from Nazi death camp.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/30/2015, 8:48 PM

Polish Jews demand 'firm reaction' to anti-Semitic MP

Poland's Jewish leaders say Pawel Kukiz's slur against 'Jewish bankers' set worrying precedent.Nissan Tzur, 12/23/2015, 9:12 PM

Polish lawmaker accuses 'Jewish banker' of funding opposition

Polish MP issues anti-Semitic slur over opposition marches in Warsaw.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2015, 2:38 PM

Experts say 'Nazi gold train' isn't real

Polish mining experts run tests, say they are '100% sure' no Nazi train in tunnels; men who claimed find demand excavation to be vindicated.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/15/2015, 8:24 PM

Jewish effigy burned at European Culture Capital

Anti-migrant protest in Poland's Wroclaw, ironically chosen as European Capital of Culture 2016, sees figure of Orthodox Jew burned.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/19/2015, 10:56 PM

Physics problem: How many refugees to throw in the sea?

Polish teacher under fire after asking 14-year-olds to solve how many Syrian migrants they should drown in order to save others.Nissan Tzur, 11/13/2015, 12:27 PM

Pope Francis to visit Auschwitz

Polish president says Pope Francis asked him in recent meeting for chance to pray for Holocaust victims at death camp next summer.Nissan Tzur, 11/10/2015, 10:12 PM

Polish court to weigh on Roman Polanski extradition to US

Famed director could face heavy charges for 1977 rape case.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/30/2015, 12:01 PM

Poland Summons Russian Envoy Over World War Two Comment

Warsaw angry after Russian ambassador claims Poland partially at fault for being invaded by Nazis in 1939.Matt Wanderman, 9/26/2015, 9:20 PM

'Nazi Gold' Treasure Hunters Could Face Charges

Piotr Koper and Andreas Richter could make millions on 'Nazi gold' train find - if they aren't convicted over missing permits.Tova Dvorin, 9/25/2015, 1:05 PM

Polish Explorer Claims to Have Found Nazi Tunnels

On the heels of the gold train saga, Polish explorer says he found underground structure which the Nazis built to protect people.Ben Ariel, Canada, 9/12/2015, 12:35 AM

'Willing to House Refugees - if My Wife Agrees'

Former Polish president Lech Walesa supports providing asylum to refugees, as new poll shows most Polish citizens are against.Nissan Tzur, 9/8/2015, 2:14 AM

Men Claiming Discovery of Nazi 'Gold Train' Go Public

Treasure hunters reveal themselves amidst doubt about the train's existence.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/4/2015, 4:31 PM

Site of Potential 'Nazi Gold Train' a Huge Attraction in Poland

People flocking in large numbers to an area of Poland where treasure hunters are searching for the alleged Nazi "gold train".Ben Ariel, 9/4/2015, 4:42 AM

Polish Military Begins Search for Fabled Nazi 'Gold Train'

As treasure hunters swam southwestern Poland looking for Nazi loot, Polish Defense Ministry sends army on same mission.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/1/2015, 7:10 PM

Doubts Cast on Reports of 'Nazi Gold' Train

Evidence that a 'treasure train' from Nazi-era Poland have been found is dubious at best, a local mayor reveals to reporters.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/31/2015, 5:00 PM

Polish Official Believes Nazi 'Gold Train' Exists

Polish Deputy Culture Minister says he has seen an image to prove the discovery of an armored Nazi train missing since World War II.Ben Ariel, Canada, 8/28/2015, 8:38 PM

Matisyahu Plays Concert Just Outside Auschwitz

Days after defying BDS, Jewish reggae star plays in last remaining synagogue in infamous Polish town.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/27/2015, 10:37 PM

Second Israeli Child Drowns Abroad in a Week

Three-year-old fell into a canal in southeast Poland while on a cruise with his family.Cynthia Blank, 8/27/2015, 1:14 PM

'Jewish History is Buried' in Poland's Vistula River

Jewish tombstones discovered in Poland's Vistula river believed to have come from Warsaw's destroyed Brodno Jewish cemetery.Cynthia Blank, 8/26/2015, 6:07 PM

Report: 300 Tons of Looted Gold Found in Nazi Train

Two people say they found abandoned Nazi train with $1 billion of stolen gold inside, will divulge location in return for 10% cut.Ari Yashar, 8/20/2015, 4:24 PM

70 Years after Holocaust, Lodz Opens First Jewish Kindergarten

Seven decades after Nazi extermination of Lodz ghetto, Polish city to open first Jewish kindergarten as Poland witnesses Jewish revival.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2015, 8:12 AM

Polish Activist on Trial for Leading Pro-Israel Rally

Tadeusz Markiewicz faces fine from Warsaw court for pro-Israel demonstration last summer that went past its allotted time.Nitsan Tzur, 8/12/2015, 10:42 PM

Christian Unity: Poles Provide Refuge for Syrian Christians

Individual efforts of mainly Protestant groups in Poland have opened the door for Christians fleeing the war and bloodshed in Syria.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2015, 7:21 AM

Anti-Semitic Polish Politician May Be Headed to Jail

MEP Korwin-Mikke, who gave a Nazi salute during European Parliament, may be guilty of violating ban on incitement to racial hatred.Nitsan Keidar, 7/19/2015, 9:39 AM

'Scandalous' Polish Politican Gives Parliamentarians Nazi Salute

A Polish politician stood up in the European Parliament and gave a Nazi salute, in protest over a German proposal.Moshe Cohen, 7/9/2015, 11:32 AM

Outrage as Polish Nude Tag Game in Gas Chamber Reinstated

World Jewish Congress President condemns Krakow museum for returning offensive exhibit, after protest had previously closed it.Ari Yashar, 7/7/2015, 5:42 PM

Poland to Deport Ukrainian Student Over Rude Gesture at Majdanek

17-year-old Ukrainian to be deported from Poland for snapping a photo of himself waving his middle finger at a memorial in Majdanek.Ben Ariel, 7/2/2015, 4:16 AM

Netanyahu Compares UN and Nazi 'Slander of Jews'

In meeting with Polish FM, Netanyahu slams UNHRC for upcoming 'war crimes' report, vows to resist boycotts 'locally if we need to.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/15/2015, 2:14 PM

'Repulsive' Polish Exhibit Shows Nude Tag Game in Gas Chamber

Museum exhibit with video of nude men and women playing tag receiving patronage from Israel embassy; 'repulsive and offensive.'Ari Yashar, 6/5/2015, 1:47 PM

Cycling from Auschwitz to Celebrate Jewish Life

Ride for the Living honors Holocaust; one survivor participant retraces with family his 55-mile walk to liberation 70 years ago.Nitsan Keidar, 6/2/2015, 8:38 PM

Poland to Take in Syrian Christian Refugees

60 families fleeing 'barbaric' Islamist violence to be accepted for asylum, days after Poland rejected EU asylum quota.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/26/2015, 7:05 PM

New Polish President Denounced Holocaust Apology

Andrzej Duda wins after criticizing outgoing president for recognizing Polish complicity in murder of Jews.Ari Yashar, 5/25/2015, 3:51 PM

Poland to Publish Extensive List of Auschwitz Staff

Poland is preparing an extensive list of the personnel who served in Auschwitz, where more than 8,700 people are now believe to have worked.Nissan Tzur and Elad Benari, 5/20/2015, 2:16 AM

'Apples to Apples' Card Causes 'Nazi Poland' Snafu

Apples to...oranges? Mattel apologizes after Warsaw insists card for 'Schindler's List' in popular game was 'historically inaccurate.'Tova Dvorin, 4/26/2015, 9:10 AM

Poland Cautiously Accepts FBI Chief's Apology on Holocaust

Poland's leaders guardedly accept James Comey's words of regret over remarks on Poland's role in the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/25/2015, 1:33 AM

Young Israel: FBI Director is Right to Target Evil

The National Council of Young Israel praises James Comey's indictment of Polish collusion during the Holocaust, saying it cannot be ignored.Gedalyah Reback, 4/24/2015, 3:08 PM

Visits to Auschwitz-Birkenau at Record High

More people than ever are seeking to visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration and death camps.Yaakov Levi, 4/22/2015, 5:20 PM

US Tries to Calm Tensions with Poland, But No Apologies

State Department says FBI Director's remarks did not 'intend' to suggest Poland was responsible for the Holocaust, but does not apologize.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/21/2015, 9:08 AM

US Envoy Apologizes to Poland over FBI Chief's Holocaust Blame

Amb. Stephen Mull apologizes for remarks blaming Poland for the Holocaust, says he will work to smooth tensions.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2015, 8:35 PM

Poland Summons US Ambassador Over Holocaust Remarks

Warsaw demands apology after FBI chief stated that Poland played a role in Nazi's systemic genocide of Jews and other minorities.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2015, 5:29 PM

Polish Jewish Community Grows in Shadows of History

With a very individualistic approach to religion, Poland's Jewish community returns facing unique challenges.Gedalyah Reback, 4/8/2015, 12:03 AM

Poles Look to Jewish Past with Unique Admiration

Rabbi Yona Daniel Simons says his time in the country proved Poles' views of Jews is far more complex than what people think.Gedalyah Reback, 4/7/2015, 3:34 PM

Could the Allies Have Saved Jews From the Nazis?

A major event has been examining in depth, whether the Allies could have done more to save Jews during the Holocaust.Hezki Baruch, Moshe Cohen, 3/26/2015, 10:01 AM

List of Auschwitz Inmates Found in School Library Book

Historians trying to determine how a list of 15 inmates of Auschwitz made it into a school library book.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/26/2015, 4:12 AM

Giant Swastika Sprayed Outside Polish Nightclub

Swastika appears in parking lot of disco in Częstochowa, owner claims not anti-Semitism, but the 'yellow brick road from Wizard of Oz.'Nitzan Tzur, Cynthia Blank, 3/1/2015, 9:35 AM

Did Polish Oscar-Winning Film Distort the Holocaust?

'Ida' wins best foreign language in exploring Nazi occupation of Poland, but has caused an uproar in the European state.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2015, 7:21 AM

Polish 'Iron Men' and Jewish Tombstones

Johnny Daniels' 'Project Matzeva' has Polish 'Iron Man' members restoring desecrated Jewish gravestones, and fighting anti-Semitism.Nissan Tzur, 2/12/2015, 4:57 PM

Italian Jewish Leader Arrested Trying to Flee Auschwitz

'Disgrace' as Rome's Jewish community leader gets locked in death camp parents were murdered in, then interrogated by Polish police.Ari Yashar, 1/29/2015, 3:33 PM

Putin: Attempts to Rewrite Holocaust History 'Unacceptable'

Russia's Vladimir Putin decries 'immoral' attempts to 'hush up' Nazi crimes at Moscow Auschwitz liberation commemorations.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2015, 5:59 PM