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Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Dita Kraus

Dita Kraus, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah, tells her tragic story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 6:19 PM

Holocaust Memorial Day Begins

In the official ceremony at Yad Vashem, six torches are lit, followed by the Kel Maleh Rachamim prayer, and Kaddish for the six million.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/27/2014, 8:01 PM

Abbas: Holocaust Modern Era's 'Most Heinous Crime'

Palestinian Authority head makes his strongest remarks yet on the Nazi genocide, for Holocaust Day.AFP and Gil Ronen, 4/27/2014, 4:08 PM

A Nazi by Any Other Name

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MKs Stranded in Poland Due to Plane Malfunction

Half of the Knesset's Holocaust Day delegation is stuck until an alternate plane is readied.Gil Ronen, 1/28/2014, 7:48 AM

Holocaust Story: Jerusalem to Berlin and Back

Ruth Epstein-Polack was born in Jerusalem but emigrated to Germany with her family. Then came Hitler.Hezki Baruch, 4/9/2013, 1:57 PM

PM Calls Hana, whose Israel ID Echoes Camp Number

Part of the number the Nazis tattooed on Hana's arm reappeared in her Israeli ID.Gil Ronen, 4/8/2013, 4:17 PM

Some Arabs Honor Shoah Day, Others Don't

Arab National Service volunteers took part in memorial evening. Others ignored the siren.Gil Ronen, 4/8/2013, 12:06 PM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Peretz Hochman z”l

The story of Peretz Hochman, who was to be a torch lighter at the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony but passed away days before. Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2013, 6:44 AM

Testimony: Torch Lighter Otto Dov Pressburger

The story of Otto Dov Pressburger, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2013, 6:14 AM

Survivor Testimony: Torch Lighter Dina Ostrover

The story of Dina Ostrover, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2013, 5:47 AM

Survivor Testimony: Torch Lighter Miriam Liptcher

The story of Miriam Liptcher, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2013, 4:45 AM

Survivor Testimony: Torch Lighter Baruch Kopold

The story of Baruch Kopold, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2013, 3:46 AM

Testimony: Torch Lighter Eliezer Eizenschmidt

The story of Eliezer Eizenschmidt, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2013, 2:54 AM

Rabbi Lau on Holocaust Day: Focus on Life

Rabbi Lau calls to learn about how Jews died, but more importantly, about how they lived.Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 1:52 PM

Survivor who Defied Nazis Dies before Yom Hashoa

Survivor who fought Nazis dies before lighting Holocaust Day candle. His story.Maayana Miskin, 4/5/2013, 1:13 PM

Representatives Speak Out at Yom Hashoah Vigil

Hundreds of New Yorkers attend a Yom Hashoah vigil at the Iranian UN Mission, express concerns over Iranian nuclear program.Larry Domnitch, 4/24/2012, 5:13 AM

Beitar Calls for Boycott of Germany

The Beitar youth movement held a Yom Hashoah ceremony in front of the German Embassy in Tel Aviv.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/20/2012, 6:44 AM

Panetta Honors Holocaust Victims at the Pentagon

U.S. Defense Secretary Leon Panetta, Defense Minister Ehud Barak, attend ceremony in honor of Yom Hashoah at the Pentagon.Elad Benari, 4/20/2012, 5:14 AM

Bibi: Chutzpah to Call Israel a Threat to Peace

Prime Minister in video message to "March of the Living" in Poland: "Be proud that the Jewish people rose from the dead."Gil Ronen, 4/19/2012, 9:14 PM

Yeshiva Pupils Protest Outside German Embassy

As the memorial sirens wailed Thursday, students protested against Gunter Grass in Tel Aviv.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 4/19/2012, 8:01 PM

F-15 Pilot Recalls Flight over Auschwitz

IDF Website remembers historic moment when three IAF F-15s flew over concentration camp.Gil Ronen, 4/19/2012, 7:13 PM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Yehuda Widawski

Yehuda Widawski is one of the six Holocaust survivors who lit a torch at the central Yom Hashoah ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2012, 1:29 PM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Chasia Vardi

Chasia Vardi is one of the six Holocaust survivors who lit a torch at the central Yom Hashoah ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2012, 1:28 PM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Bat-Sheva Dagan

Bat-Sheva Dagan is one of the six Holocaust survivors who lit a torch at the central Yom Hashoah ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2012, 1:27 PM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Artemis Miron

Artemis Miron is one of the six Holocaust survivors who lit a torch at the central Yom Hashoah ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2012, 1:27 PM

Rivlin: We May Never Know All the Names

Knesset members on Thursday read out the names of victims of the Holocaust in a special ceremonyDavid Lev, 4/19/2012, 12:53 PM

Israelis Take Two Minutes to Reflect

Millions of Israelis - with some exceptions - took two minutes on Thursday to reflect on the Holocaust and its relevance to their livesDavid Lev, 4/19/2012, 11:39 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Anatoly Rubin

Anatoly Yitzchak Rubin is one of the six Holocaust survivors who lit a torch at the central Yom Hashoah ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2012, 5:46 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Eliezer Lev-Zion

Eliezer Lev-Zion is one of the six Holocaust survivors who lit a torch at the central Yom Hashoah ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/19/2012, 3:14 AM

Peres Tells Personal Story at Holocaust Ceremony

President Shimon Peres tells personal story at the central Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony, calls the world to stand against Iran.Elad Benari, 4/19/2012, 12:14 AM

Gantz: IDF's 'Steely Arm' will Hit Back at Enemies

Maj. Gen. Gantz: "We are the defensive shield of the nation that will never again stand helpless and defenseless."Gil Ronen, 4/18/2012, 11:13 PM

Netanyahu's Holocaust Speech Devoted to Iran

In hard hitting speech, Prime Minister says it is his duty to warn the people of Israel of existential danger.Gil Ronen, 4/18/2012, 9:26 PM

Israeli Band Performs on Holocaust Memorial Day

Israeli music band Balkan Beat Box announced it is going to proceed as scheduled, performing in Munich on eve of Holocaust Memorial Day. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/18/2012, 4:36 PM

Cabinet Increases Budget for Holocaust Survivors

The government announced plans to increase the services available to Holocaust survivors, setting budget at NIS 225 for 2012. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/18/2012, 3:06 PM

Stories of Six Survivors who will Light Candles

Six Holocaust survivors have been chosen to light the six Yom HaShoa flames for the six million who were murdered. Here are their stories.Maayana Miskin, 4/18/2012, 10:44 AM

Gantz: Israel Must Protect Jews Around the World

IDF Chief of Staff: Israel must not only protect its own borders and citizens, but must also protect Jews around the world.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/16/2012, 5:33 PM

The Living History of the Holocaust is Dying

History soon will be the only memory of the Holocaust, without live witnesses as survivors die at the rate of nearly one an hour.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 4/16/2012, 11:03 AM

Gypsies to Join Jews for Holocaust Commemorations

For the first time, an official delegation of Gypsies from Europe will participate in Holocaust Memorial Day eventsDavid Lev, 4/12/2012, 4:48 PM

Chava's Holocaust Story

The story of Chava, one of the six torch lighters of the official opening ceremony of this year's Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day.INN Staff, 5/2/2011, 7:17 AM

Yona's Holocaust Story

The story of Yona, one of the six torch lighters of the official opening ceremony of this year's Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day.INN Staff, 5/2/2011, 6:18 AM

Andrei's Holocaust Story

The story of Andrei, one of the six torch lighters of the official opening ceremony of this year's Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day.INN Staff, 5/2/2011, 5:16 AM

Dina's Holocaust Story

The story of Dina, one of the six torch lighters of the official opening ceremony of this year's Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day.INN Staff, 5/2/2011, 4:17 AM

Avraham's Holocaust Testimony

The story of Avraham, one of the six torch lighters of the official opening ceremony of this year's Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day.INN Staff, 5/2/2011, 3:14 AM

Peres: Iran is a Danger

President Shimon Peres speaks at Shoah ceremony and reminds the world of its commitment to ensure a nuclear-free Iran.Elad Benari, 5/2/2011, 3:12 AM

Simcha's Holocaust Story

The story of Simcha, one of the six torch lighters of the official opening ceremony of this year's Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day.INN Staff, 5/2/2011, 2:18 AM

PA Children Won't Hear of Shoa

UNRWA workers oppose Holocaust education in PA schools, as PA accuses Israel of “imitating Nazis.”Maayana Miskin, 5/1/2011, 11:44 PM

'The Pope Could Have Saved Many'

Pope Pius XII could have saved many Jews from death during the Holocaust, says professor given access to Church files.Maayana Miskin, 5/1/2011, 7:51 PM

'We Haven't Learned the Lesson'

The Jewish people, and the world, have not yet learned the lessons of the Holocaust, says Rabbi Yisrael Lau.lNN staff, 5/1/2011, 6:22 PM

Holocaust Survivors Disappearing

Holocaust survivors, who are first-person testimony to the Nazi death machine, are disappearing. Their death rate in Israel is 35 a day.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 5/1/2011, 2:31 PM

Batchelor at March of Living

ABC's John Batchelor will broadcast the March of the Living, live from the Nazi death camps on Sunday and Monday. Chana Ya'ar, 5/1/2011, 12:26 PM

Restoring Assets to WWII Victims

The Israeli government and the Jewish Agency together have launched a project to restore the stolen assets of Holocaust victims and their heirs. Chana Ya'ar, 5/1/2011, 11:21 AM

Protesting J-Street's Timing

IDF officers ask Peres to cancel meeting with extremist anti-Yesha org planning to “delegitimize IDF soldiers” on Holocaust Day & IDF Memorial Day.Hillel Fendel, 4/29/2011, 10:37 AM