New branch of Yad Vashem to open in NegevHolocaust museum to open new branch in Negev city to deal with increasing number of requests and visitors.
Cousins who thought family died in Holocaust united in IsraelFirst cousins who thought entire family died in Holocaust meet thanks to Yad Vashem testimony.
Labour head Jeremy Corbyn declines invitation to Yad VashemEmbattled UK Labour Chief declined invitation to Holocaust museum amid party anti-Semitism controversy.
Brains of Jewish Holocaust victims found in Munich institute"Whoever thought this chapter was closed - is completely mistaken."
Dutch man and daugther who hid Jews during Holocaust honoredYad Vashem posthumously honors Jan Willem Kamphuis and his daughter Klazenia Kamphuis-Vink from Holland who hid Jews from the Nazis.
Bearded Israeli soldiers barred from Yad Vashem ceremonyBeard saga continues: IDF commanders ban unshaven troops from Holocaust memorial, prompting suggestions of discrimination.
Introducing Holocaust testimony: The appHP and Yad Vashem are teaming up to create an app that will provide easy global access to all of the documents in the Yad Vashem archives.
Power visits Yad Vashem, hears Herzog's plan to fence in JewsUS Ambassador to UN visits Holocaust museum with Danon, hears Herzog's plan to build fence between Jews and Arabs dividing Israel.
Yad Vashem sets up Holocaust art exhibit in BerlinYad Vashem, Berlin Museum of History set up exhibit for International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
Holocaust exhibit comes to Germany amid rising anti-SemitismAngela Merkel says show featuring 100 works of 50 Jewish artists during Holocaust are crucial to educating younger generations.
US soldier who told Nazis 'we are all Jews' to be honoredYad Vashem honors soldier who thwarted Nazi plans to murder Jewish POWs, by staring death in the face and saying 'we are all Jews.'
Young Israeli Medic Saves Life of American Tourist at Yad VashemWhile on school visit, Yam Carmel, 17, succeeded in reviving a man who collapsed from a heart attack at the Yad Vashem museum.
EU: 'Never Forget, Never Again'The European Union said that 'it joins people in Israel commemorating today the victims of the Shoah and the heroes of resistance.'
Meet the 1.5 Million Jewish Children Murdered by the NazisYad Vashem opens new exhibit ahead of Holocaust memorial day, exploring the Jewish children who grew up in horrors of the Holocaust.
Legal Battle in Jerusalem Over Schindler PapersLawsuit against Yad Vashem by Oskar Schindler's wife's biographer over historic papers behind the efforts that saved 1,200 Jews.
Senegalese Imams Visit Yad VashemDelegation of Senegalese religious leader visit Israel to strengthen diplomatic ties. Make an important stop at Yad Vashem.
Meet the “Holocaust Survivors Against Israel”An investigation into the signators on the shameful ad against an Israel attempting to prevent another genocide.
'Righteous Gentile' Gives Israel Back Award Over GazaYad V'Shem award returned after honoree's family allegedly killed in Gaza; return letter blames Israel for 'war crimes.'
Leftist Extremists Publicly Defile Yad Vashem Holocaust MemorialDisgusting video taped at Yad Vashem features a prostitute who claims Israelis should thank the Nazis for the Holocaust.
US Refrained from Bombing Auschwitz 'To Avoid Jewish Influx'Historian Rafael Medoff's research shows how repeated pleas to bomb camps were ignored intentionally.
Lessons of Kristallnacht: Don't Turn A Blind Eye75 years after 'the night of broken glass' the lesson not to turn a blind eye on impending disaster is particularly pertinent.
Israel Remembers Kristallnacht, 75 Years LaterOn Sunday, Yad Vashem commemorated the 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht, 'the night of broken glass'.
Danish Crown Prince Visit: 70 Years Since Holocaust RescueDanish Crown Prince pays first visit to Israel and Yad Vashem, commemorates 70 years from rescue of Danish Jews from Holocaust.
Family of Egyptian Doctor Rejects Holocaust PrizeFamily of Dr. Mohamed Helmy reject prize from Israeli institution: "If any other country offered we would have been happy with it."
Holocaust Survivor, Historian Dead at 90Yisrael Gutman was among the most important historians of the Holocaust.
Yad Vashem Honors First Egyptian as 'Righteous Gentile'Dr. Mohamed Helmy was honored for the assistance he gave Jews during the Holocaust, at great personal risk.
American Mennonite Honored as Righteous Among NationsAmerican Mennonite who helped save Jewish children while in France during the Holocaust to be named Righteous Among the Nations.
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.
Shoah Day Marks 70 Years since Warsaw Ghetto RebellionCentral theme for Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2013: Defiance and Rebellion.
Obama: Israel Means No New HolocaustPresident Obama speaks at Yad Vashem, says that due to Israel ‘the Holocaust will never happen again.’
Hungarian Holocaust Denier Ordered to Visit AuschwitzCourt orders first Hungarian convicted under a Holocaust denial law to visit Auschwitz or Yad Vashem.
Yad Vashem Awards International Book Prize on Holocaust ResearchYad Vashem awards Book Prize to Dr. Christoph Dieckmann for "path-breaking and exemplary" work on Lithuania under German occupation.
Video: Google Makes History Come Alive on the WebGoogle launched a new online archive of landmark 20th century events and personalities, highlighting a number of key Jewish themes.
Holocaust Warrior, Eli Zborowski, Died, Aged 86Eliezer (Eli) Zborowski, a Holocaust survivor who dedicated his life to the Jewish people, died Monday at the age of 86.
Dutch Government to Fund Yad Vashem Digitization ProjectYad Vashem and the Netherlands signed an agreement whereby Dutch government will support digitization of files regarding Righteous Gentiles.
Orna Shurani to Celebrate 84th Birthday, Saved 27 Jewish MenThis month, Orna Shurani of Nahariya is to celebrate her 84th birthday - a time of serious reflection for a woman who saved 27 Jewish men.
'I Wish I Could Have Blown Up Knesset'“I wish I could have blown up the Knesset, the Supreme Court and several IDF bases,” said prime suspect of vandalism attack on Yad Vashem.
Yad Vashem Softens Criticism of Pope Pius XIIYad Vashem has modified its account of Pope Pius XII’s actions toward the Jews during WWII, following a long diplomatic dispute.
Court Extends Remands of Yad Vashem DesecratorsJerusalem Court extends the remand of three suspects who desecrated the Yad VaShem Holocaust memorial.
Netanyahu, Peres Condemn Yad Vashem GraffitiPrime Minister Netanyahu and President Peres condemn the anti-Zionist hate slogans that were sprayed on the Yad VaShem Holocaust Museum.
Rabbi Lau: Hate Slogans a ’Desecration of HaShem’The anti-Zionist hate graffiti scrawled at Yad VaShem is a “defamation of the name of G-d,” says survivor Rabbi Lau.
Hate Vandals Deface Yad VaShem Holocaust MuseumYad VaShem Holocaust Museum officials were shocked Monday morning to discover anti-Zionist hate slogans and graffiti praising Hitler.
Peres Welcomes German President; They Tour Yad VaShemPresident Shimon Peres welcomes his German counterpart Joachim Gauck to Israel Tuesday morning, and they toured Yad VaShem in the morning.
French State Railways to Boost Holocaust Deportations ResearchThe National Company of French Railways announced the launch of a new joint study with Yad Vashem into Holocaust deportations.
Details Emerge on Over 1,100 Jewish Ghettos Previously UnknownAfter decades of in-depth Holocaust research, new details are only now emerging on more than 1,100 Jewish ghettos in Eastern Europe.
Events to Honor the Victims Mark Holocaust Memorial DayThousands of events and ceremonies will take place in Israel on Thursday, Holocaust Memorial Day.
Gantz: Israel Must Protect Jews Around the WorldIDF Chief of Staff: Israel must not only protect its own borders and citizens, but must also protect Jews around the world.
Priest and Sister Honored for Saving Jewish ChildrenA nun and a late priest were honored as “Righteous Gentiles” Tuesday for saving three Jewish children in France during the Holocaust.
Holocaust Education: Prevalent and RelevantIncreased demand among foreigners to study Holocaust; Increased need to heed its lessons.
Nazi Stag Party Celebrant had Visited Yad VaShemA visit to Yad VaShem by a British legislator did not dissuade him from poising for a photo next to a friend in a Nazi uniform.
Students Thank A Righteous Gentile Who Chose Israel as HomeNewly-identified "Righteous Among the Nations" Klavdia Likholetova was honored in death by students in Holon who wanted to say "thank you."
Yad Vashem in Deal for Hidden Holocaust FilesHolocaust files hidden for generations will be made available through Yad Vashem.
Holocaust Kaddish Composition Premieres at Yad VashemDr. Lawrence Siegel's "Kaddish - I Am Here", a musical composition based on testimonies of Holocaust survivors, premiered in Israel.
Video: Polish Ambassador to Israel Honors Janusz KorczakYad Vashem marked 69 years since the deportation to Treblinka of Janusz Korczak and the children of his orphanage from the Warsaw Ghetto.
69 Years Since Murder of Korczak and ChildrenEducator Janusz Korczak refused to leave the children of his orphanage and the Nazis murdered them all.
Polish Couple to be Honored as Righteous Among the NationsStefan and Maria Magenheim, who saved a Jewish child's life during the Holocaust, will be honored by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations.
First "Righteous Gentile" from Ecuador to be HonoredThursday: Yad Vashem will hold a ceremony posthumously honoring Dr. Manuel A. M. Borrero. His son will accept the medal and certificate of honor.