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Hungarian-Jewish Nobel Prize winner dies

Holocaust survivor Imre Kertesz, named one of the 20th century's most influential Hungarian writers, passes away after long illness.Peter Murphy, 3/31/2016, 12:16 PM

Holocaust survivor to represent Israel at the UN

Danny Danon relinquishes seat at UN to 81-year-old Auschwitz survivor Martha Weiss in honor of International Holocaust Day.Nitsan Keidar, 1/25/2016, 10:45 PM

Holocaust survivor may be world's oldest man

Guinness World Records recognizes Yisrael Kristal as potentially world's oldest at 112, if he can provide documents to prove it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/23/2016, 6:14 PM

Survivor donates 'freedom shoes' to Auschwitz

90-year-old Israeli survivor donates miniature shoes that helped her live through the Holocaust to the museum at Auschwitz.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2016, 5:13 AM

Elderly Jewish Couple Brutally Attacked in Holland

Holocaust survivors Samuel and Diana are confined to wheelchairs after being viciously beaten by anti-Semites in their own apartment.Cynthia Blank, 9/6/2015, 10:52 AM

Arab Land Grab Destroys Holocaust Survivor Site

Women in Green confront Arabs bulldozing memorial observation point in Netzer, warn 'tailwind from Beit El reaching Gush Etzion.'Ari Yashar, 7/30/2015, 9:38 PM

Holocaust Survivor Adviser to Kennedy Passes

French President eulogizes Samuel Pisar, who worked to make Jewish blood spilled by Nazis 'blood of hope.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/28/2015, 3:50 PM

UK: Survivor Harassed by Pro-Palestinians

Holocaust survivor who set up a pro-Israel stall at a trade union festival said he was called a Nazi by pro-Palestinian campaigners.Ben Ariel, 7/24/2015, 2:15 AM

Sir Nicholas Winton: One Daring Act of Kindness Can Change the World

A great man who quietly did what was right because it needed doing.Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 7/2/2015, 7:59 AM

Viral Post Brings 100 People to Survivor's Funeral

Facebook post brings hundreds to funeral of 93 year-old buried in Beit Shemesh.Tova Dvorin, 6/10/2015, 10:11 PM

Holland Cuts Holocaust Survivor's Pension

Dutch Holocaust survivor who moved to Israel to escape anti-Semitism finds pension chopped for living in town over 1949 Armistice Lines.Cynthia Blank, 5/10/2015, 1:41 PM

Survivors' Children More Anxious About Iran

Study: children of Holocaust survivors more preoccupied with the Iranian nuclear threat than children of non-survivors.Hillel Fendel, 4/18/2015, 8:40 PM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Sara Weinstein

The story of Sara Weinstein, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 6:55 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Ephraim Reichenberg

The story of Ephraim Reichenberg, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 6:34 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Dov Shimoni

The story of Dov Shimoni, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 6:14 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Eggi Lewysohn

The story of Eggi Lewysohn, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 5:41 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Avraham Harshalom

The story of Avraham Harshalom, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 5:04 AM

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Shela Altaraz

The story of Shela Altaraz, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2015, 3:50 AM

Watch: IDF Chief of Staff Meets Holocaust Survivor

Gen. Gadi Eizenkot meets with survivor ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day - and they discuss Israel's future.Yoni Kempinski and Gil Ronen, 4/13/2015, 9:14 PM

Holocaust Survivors Still Living in Dire Straits

A new survey published ahead of Holocaust Remembrance Day shows that a quarter of survivors in Israel live below the poverty line.Cynthia Blank, 4/13/2015, 4:41 PM

Rivlin Lights Hannukah Candles with Survivors

President Reuven Rivlin says there is 'no greater responsibility' than ensuring survivors' welfare in candle-lighting ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/22/2014, 10:41 PM

Hanukkah with Russian-Speaking Holocaust Survivors

In Operation Light Up! young immigrant volunteers light candles with 150 Russian-speaking Holocaust survivors and veterans.Cynthia Blank, 12/21/2014, 8:48 AM

Holocaust Lessons: Be 'Upstander,' Not 'Bystander'

Holocaust survivor Nate Leipciger tells Arutz Sheva about the lessons he learned in Nazi death camps.Yoni Kempinski, Ari Yashar, 11/11/2014, 10:12 AM

Where Rock Music and Holocaust Survival Meet

Daughter of Holocaust survivors wins Prix Medicis literary award for novel inspired by a chat with Jimi Hendrix and other soon-to-die stars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/4/2014, 6:56 PM

Arabs Arrested for Robbing Holocaust Survivors

'I was never treated in Auschwitz like I was during this robbery,' theft victim states to police.Tova Dvorin, 8/19/2014, 11:44 AM

Germany Extends Pensions for Holocaust Survivors

Local German authorities had prevented over 61,000 people from receiving benefits - until now.Tova Dvorin, 6/6/2014, 10:06 AM

Robbed by Nazis, Survivors Hold Belated Barmitzvah

Sderot Municipality and other groups organize Bar Mitzvah ceremony in 'an historic act of justice and kindness'.Oranit Etzer, Ari Yashar, 5/20/2014, 6:55 PM

'Your Story Will Be Passed On for the Future'

Knesset Caucus for Holocaust survivors, in special meeting, vows to ensure future generations never forget.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 4/28/2014, 4:00 PM

Watch: The Survivor Who Fought in Every War

Ze’ev Tibi Ram lost his whole family in the Holocaust, and then went to Israel and enlisted in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/28/2014, 3:16 AM

Netanyahu Meets Holocaust Survivors

Prime Minister comforts a survivor, 82, who thinks she could have done more to save her baby sister.Gil Ronen, 4/27/2014, 7:31 PM

Approved: 1 Billion NIS in Aid for Survivors

Finance Ministry plan to see thousands of survivors improve their quality of life, ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day.Tova Dvorin, 4/27/2014, 1:47 PM

50% of Holocaust Survivors Live Below Poverty Line

Shocking statistics show many survivors living off of less than 3,000 shekels per month - but that may change soon, MK says.Orly Harari, 4/23/2014, 2:05 PM

'The First Time I Put On Tefillin Since The War'

MDA holds moving bar mitzvah ceremony at Western Wall for 87 Holocaust survivors who were robbed of the experience by the Nazis.Ari Yashar, 4/9/2014, 3:37 PM

Holocaust Survivors Targeted in 'Vile' Scam

Letters to Canadian Holocaust survivors ask for large 'transfer fee' for false reparation funds.Tova Dvorin, 3/30/2014, 2:03 PM

Film About Oldest Holocaust Survivor Wins Oscar

"The Lady in Number 6", about Holocaust survivor Alice Herz-Sommer, wins Oscar one week after she passes away at 110.Elad Benari, 3/4/2014, 5:46 AM

Oldest Known Holocaust Survivor Dies at 110

Alice Herz-Sommer, a survivor of Theresienstadt and subject of an Oscar-nominated documentary, dies in London.Elad Benari, 2/24/2014, 4:15 AM

Holocaust Survivors to Get Better Health Care

The government will increase its subsidy for the medical treatment of Holocaust survivors, Finance Minister Yair Lapid said SundayDavid Lev, 12/29/2013, 5:16 PM

Holocaust Survivor Saved By Wallenberg Tells Story

Hungarian born Vera Koppel gives interview at NYC event to commemorate Righteous Gentile Raoul Wallenberg.Ari Yashar, Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/20/2013, 1:30 PM

Holocaust Survivor and Educator Passes Away

Paul Argiewicz passes away at 88 years old. Argiewicz used cunning to survive the camps, later told his story at schools and groups.Ari Yashar, 12/12/2013, 6:42 PM

Holocaust Survivor, Historian Dead at 90

Yisrael Gutman was among the most important historians of the Holocaust.Maayana Miskin, 10/1/2013, 8:31 PM

Holocaust Survivors in Poverty; Agency With Assets

Agency in charge of restitution of pre-Israel property of Holocaust victims currently has billions in assets that are not being claimed.Kochava Rozenbaum , 9/15/2013, 11:00 AM

90-Year-Old Survivor: I’m Still Walking

Last living survivor of Treblinka speaks.Maayana Miskin, 8/7/2013, 12:15 AM

Survivors Received $1.2B from Swiss Fund – Report

Holocaust survivors and victims' heirs have received $1.24 billion from a Swiss fund set up after a scandal.Arutz Sheva, 7/15/2013, 4:25 AM

New Yad Vashem Exhibit Honors Rightous Non-Jews

A new Yad Vashem exhibit focuses on non-Jews who risked everything to save Jews during the Holocaust.Maayana Miskin, 6/26/2013, 1:42 PM

'Lost Music' of Holocaust Comes Alive Once Again

Music composed in Holocaust camps comes to life in U.S. concert., 6/19/2013, 9:58 AM

New Law Provides Legal Aid to Survivors

The government is backing a law to provide legal aid to survivors who have not received compensation due themDavid Lev, 6/2/2013, 7:23 PM

Holocaust Survivor, ‘Let Us Die with Dignity’

Upset for survivors as Finance Ministry seeks definitions before budget, ‘There are survivors with no heat.’ Maayana Miskin, 4/29/2013, 1:48 PM

Tel Aviv: March for Shoah Survivors

"Spring for Holocaust Survivors" organized a march for survivors to "know we have not forgotten them."Gil Ronen & Yoni Kempinski, 4/8/2013, 12:48 PM

Lapid: 400 Million for Holocaust Survivors

Lapid, Netanyahu announce new aid for Holocaust survivors.Maayana Miskin, 4/7/2013, 11:57 AM

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

Amsterdam Fined Holocaust Survivors

Jews from Amsterdam who survived Nazi camps or managed to hide were fined for tax avoidance.Maayana Miskin, 4/3/2013, 3:05 PM

German Museum Returns Art Looted by Nazis

A German museum for the first time on Tuesday returned a painting despoiled by the Nazis to the estate of a late German Jewish art dealer.Arutz sheva staff, 3/5/2013, 3:35 PM

La'ad Volunteers Help Record Holocaust History

The Jewish Agency and the Pensioners Ministry will express their thanks to hundreds of volunteers who work with Holocaust survivors.David Lev, 1/28/2013, 2:43 AM

Help Ends for 8,000 Holocaust Survivors

More than 8,000 elderly survivors are left without assistance as aid group says, “We’re out of money.”Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2012, 9:18 AM

Russian Attempt to Cut Holocaust Survivors’ Rights

Russian official: Why give Holocaust survivors free bus tickets "for the simple reason that they were not finished off."Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 11/4/2012, 8:03 AM

Holocaust Survivors Celebrate Belated Bar Mitzvah

Holocaust survivors belatedly celebrated their coming-of-age in a moving ceremony at the Western Wall.Maayana Miskin, 10/23/2012, 11:05 AM

Holocaust Memorial Opening at Drancy Transit Camp

Almost 70 years after first deportations of French Jews to Auschwitz, memorial to open in the suburbs of Paris.AFP, 9/20/2012, 10:18 PM