50% of Holocaust Survivors Living 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

Lapid: Holocaust Survivors to Get More, 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 Paul Argiewicz 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 as Agency Sits on Their 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 ‘Righteous Among the Nations’

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 on Overdue Compensation

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 tells MKs, ‘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 Holocaust Day

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 Official Demands Cutting 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 Center 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

Austrian Reparations Fund for Holocaust Survivors Shuts Down

An Austrian fund for reparations to victims of the Nazi Holocaust is shutting down after 11 years “due to limited finances.”Chana Ya'ar, 6/27/2012, 3:09 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

Helen Cazès ben Attar: Portrait of an Unknown Holocaust Heroine

Helen Cazès ben Attar, a Jewish attorney in Casablanca, managed to help as many as 60,000 refugees.David Lev, 4/19/2012, 10:38 AM

Video: Testimony of Survivor Zvi Kratz

A testimony by Holocaust survivor Zvi Kratz, who was one of the torch lighters in the 2004 central Yom Hashoah ceremony.Elad Benari, 4/19/2012, 7:17 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

"From Generation to Generation" - The Story of Yisrael Aviram

See and hear the story of Yisrael Aviram (Kalisky), a Holocaust survivor who later immigrated to Israel.Elad Benari, 4/19/2012, 4:43 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

Deputy Minister Stresses Importance of Holocaust Testimonies

Deputy Minister of Pensioner Affairs Leah Nass' office leads a project which aims to document the story of each living Holocaust survivor.Elad Benari, 4/19/2012, 1:15 AM

Israeli 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 Represent Six Million

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

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

Holocaust Survivors Still Wrestle With Demons, Report Says

A new report says at least 50,000 Holocaust survivors in Israel require aid, many facing special challenges as they grow older.Chana Ya'ar, 4/5/2012, 6:51 PM

Remember Me? Finding the Hidden Jewish Children of the Holocaust

The US Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC has launched a project to identify long-lost children who survived the genocide of Jews.Hana Levi Julian, 8/7/2011, 12:55 PM

Polish Couple to be Honored as Righteous Among the Nations

Stefan and Maria Magenheim, who saved a Jewish child's life during the Holocaust, will be honored by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations.Elad Benari, 7/13/2011, 9:08 AM