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Severe Hunger in WWII = Increased Breast Cancer

Severe hunger increases breast cancer risk in Jewish women survivors of World War II.Hana Levi Julian, MSW, LCSW-R, 10/3/2012, 11:52 AM

Greece Scours Archives to Seek WWII Reparations

Greece appointed a panel to scour historical archives to determine whether Germany might still owe money in reparations for Nazi war crimes.Rachel Hirshfeld, 9/12/2012, 6:07 PM

Top Nazi Aide Warned British to Topple Hitler

New research indicates that a chief aide to Hitler urged British intelligence to topple the fascist dictator.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/20/2012, 8:25 PM

Memorial to Wallenberg Inaugurated in Stockholm

A memorial to Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who saved the lives of thousands of Jews during WWII, was inaugurated in Stockholm. Rachel Hirshfeld, 8/20/2012, 3:18 PM

Amsterdam Bridge Honors Holocaust Hero

Amsterdam is commemorating a Righteous Gentile who saved 350 Jewish children during WWII by dedicating a nameless bridge in his honor. Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/15/2012, 6:07 PM

NY Comptroller Teams Up With Restitution Project

NY State Comptrolleri's office is teaming up with the Holocaust Era Asset Restitution Taskforce to track down property of Holocaust victims.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/7/2012, 4:05 PM

'Put Annual Raoul Wallenberg Day on Calendar'

Swedish minster calls for an annual day on calendar to remember the Righteous Gentile who saved hundreds of thousands of Jews from Nazis.Rachel Hirshfeld , 8/5/2012, 1:23 PM

Last Survivor of 1942 Auschwitz Escape Passes Away

August Kowalczyk, the last remaining survivor from a group of prisoners who escaped Auschwitz in 1942, passes away at 90.Elad Benari, 7/31/2012, 6:13 AM

UK Newspaper Tracks Down No.1 'Most Wanted' Nazi

A British newspaper says it has tracked down the world's Number 1 'Most Wanted' Nazi war criminal.Chana Ya'ar, 7/15/2012, 10:04 AM

Wiesel Returns Hungarian Government Award

Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel returns Hungarian government award after top officials in Budapest attend a ceremony for a Nazi sympathizer.Elad Benari, 6/19/2012, 4:46 AM

Govt. Cover-Up over Fate of Secret Mission?

The fate of 23 operatives on a secret mission in Lebanon remains unknown, government says. Historian: it’s a cover up.Maayana Miskin, 5/11/2012, 9:44 AM

A Chinese 'Schindler's List'

A play, telling the story of more than 30,000 Jews sheltered by the Chinese during World War II, premiered in Shanghai on Thursday. Rachel Hirshfeld, 3/25/2012, 12:07 PM

A-Jad: Zionist Regime Behind World Wars

Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinijad accused the "Zionist regime" of starting WWI and WWII before Israel even existed. Gabe Kahn., 9/14/2011, 8:54 PM

66th Anniversary of Bombing of Japan

Sixty-six years ago this weekend, the USA unleashed a nuclear weapon of mass destruction against Japan.Chana Ya'ar, 8/8/2011, 11:34 PM

Hungarian Cleared on War Crimes

A 97-year-old Hungarian man was acquitted on charges of involvement in the Nazi murders of 35 people during World War II.Chana Ya'ar, 7/18/2011, 6:00 PM

Jewish WWII Vets to Be Honored

The Cabinet Sunday approved a memorial site to Jewish soldiers who fought in World War II and helped the victory over the Nazi regime.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/17/2011, 2:55 PM

WWII Nazi War Criminal Dies Free

The former head of the Croatian police during World War II, Milivoj Asner, has died a free man in Austria last week at the age of 98. Chana Ya'ar, 6/21/2011, 12:15 AM

Dresden Residents Oppose Nazis

Some 10,000 people in Dresden formed a human chain to block neo-Nazis and skinheads from marching in eastern Germany on Saturday.Hana Levi Julian, 2/14/2010, 4:45 PM

Peres: 'Bring Them to Justice'

Israel's president urged German lawmakers Wednesday to bring the last Nazi criminals to justice as era of the Holocaust begins to close.Hana Levi Julian, 1/27/2010, 1:25 PM

Ghetto Records: Racing Time

Archivists at the Museum of the Ghetto Fighters are working frantically to find remains of Jewish life in the Warsaw Ghetto. A call to Anglos.Hana Levi Julian, 12/30/2009, 11:01 PM

Siblings Reunited After 64 Years

Lena, 85, and Victor, 73, were too choked up to speak as they first met up again this month after not knowing of each other’s existence since WWII.Hillel Fendel, 12/1/2009, 12:29 PM

"The Ghetto Swinger": A Berlin jazz legend remembers

The recently published, never-before translated book by "Coco" Schumann traces his journey from Berlin's pre-war nightlife to a band in Auschwitz and back to Berlin - and doesn't miss a beat. Rochel Sylvetsky, 3/16/2016, 11:41 PM