Author of controversial poem at Yad Vashem exhibition apologizes

Poem drew criticism after being interpreted as likening Israel to Nazis. Author asks forgiveness: 'I did not intend that interpretation.'Tal Polon, 8/22/2018, 10:32 PM

Controversial poem removed from Yad Vashem exhibition

Holocaust museum in J'lem removes from photography exhibition poem interpreted as comparing Germans, as oppressors of Jews, to IDF soldiers.Ido Ben Porat, 8/22/2018, 4:35 PM

Bolton visits Yad Vashem and new US embassy in Jerusalem

President Trump's National Security Advisor visits US embassy in Jerusalem, and Jerusalem's Holocaust memorial museum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/21/2018, 2:52 PM

Yad Vashem: Holocaust declaration is 'livable'

Yad Vashem’s top historian says ‘we can live with’ joint Israel-Poland Holocaust declaration, but it should be changed.JTA, 7/11/2018, 7:53 AM

Shaked: Joint Polish-Israeli statement must be rescinded

Justice Minister calls on government to withdraw joint statement with Poland on revised Holocaust Law. 'History should not be distorted.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 8:52 PM

Yad Vashem blasts Polish-Israeli statement on Holocaust law

Holocaust Museum says joint Polish-Israeli statement on Holocaust contains "grave errors and deception."Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 4:38 PM

Holocaust scholar Yehuda Bauer slams Israeli detente with Poland

Senior Holocaust scholar chides Israel over mending of diplomatic ties with Poland following passage of Holocaust law.JTA, 7/4/2018, 1:42 PM

Yad Vashem: Amendment of Holocaust law 'a positive development'

Holocaust museum in J'lem calls Poland's intention to amend controversial law 'a step in the right direction.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 4:48 PM

'Israel's remarkable story looks to the future'

Duke of Cambridge says UK stands with Israel, praises Jewish State's 'vibrancy' in Tel Aviv speech. Full speech.Prince William, 6/26/2018, 8:10 PM

UK Chief Rabbi Mirvis joins Prince William at Yad Vashem

Prince William struck by 'terrifying scale' of Holocaust during tour of Yad Vashem with UK Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2018, 1:24 PM

Prince William visits Yad Vashem in Jerusalem

UK's Prince William set to meet Holocaust survivors at Yad Vashem Holocaust Remembrance Center in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2018, 10:51 AM

Austrian chancellor arrives in Israel, visits Yad Vashem

Sebastian Kurz visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem Holocaust museum, signs agreement with museum opening access to Austrian archives.JTA, 6/10/2018, 10:53 PM

Yad Vashem signs Holocaust agreement with German state

Yad Vashem signs educational agreement with the German state of Brandenburg.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2018, 4:24 PM

Preserving the past to fix the future

Was the Holocaust uniquely Jewish or is there a universal lesson to be learned?Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2018, 11:52 PM

Iranian general threatens to 'raze Tel Aviv to the ground'

As tensions rise between Israel and Iran, a senior aide to Ayatollah Ali Khamenei threatens to destroy Israel.Tzvi Lev, 4/12/2018, 8:55 PM

Netanyahu warns Iran: Do not test Israel's determination

PM Netanyahu, President Rivlin address Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony at Yad Vashem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/11/2018, 8:10 PM

'It is right to call you heroes of the Holocaust'

PM, wife meet with Holocaust survivors who lit torches at Yad Vashem at Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony, praise their will to live.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 8:11 PM

'Efforts to prevent crimes against humanity are failing'

Chairman of Yad Vashem Holocaust museum: Chemical weapons attack in Syria shows that international efforts after the Holocaust have failed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 1:55 PM

Polish law's next target: Yad Vashem

Top Polish diplomat seeks removal of Yad Vashem text about ‘Polish police’ under Nazis.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/16/2018, 7:34 AM

Polish delegation in Israel seeks Holocaust Law compromise

Israeli, Polish officials look to resolve dispute sparked by law banning reference to Polish involvement in Holocaust.Tzvi Lev, 3/1/2018, 6:49 PM

Yad Vashem to Poland: Educate, don't criminalize

Yad Vashem response to the Law Passed in the Polish SenateArutz Sheva Staff, 2/1/2018, 2:10 PM

US Vice President at Yad Vashem

'We draw inspiration from the faith and resilience that rose during those times.'Mordechai Sones, 1/23/2018, 4:33 PM

Scaramucci at Yad Vashem: We must stand for truth & justice

Former White House Communications Director speaks with Arutz Sheva about his experience visiting Yad Vashem and his message to world leadersChana Roberts, 11/20/2017, 12:35 PM

Relatives of young Holocaust victim to hold first memorial

A girl’s pendant found at Sobibor reunites a Jewish family spread across the globe.JTA, 11/8/2017, 9:44 AM

First Arab to finally receive Israeli honor as Holocaust hero

Yad Vashem posthumously honors Egyptian doctor with Righteous Among the Nations medal in Berlin ceremony.AFP, 10/25/2017, 10:10 PM

80% of Hungarian Holocaust victims have been identified

Yad Vashem uncovers over 200,000 new names of Hungarian Holocaust victims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2017, 11:29 AM

Chilean diplomat who saved more than 1,200 Jews honored

Yad Vashem honors diplomat who saved 1,200 Jews in early 1940s by issuing them Chilean passports as a Righteous Gentile.JTA, 10/22/2017, 5:05 PM

UN Chief: Desire to destroy Israel is modern anti-Semitism

UN Secretary-General Guterres visits Yad Vashem, says he's committed to fighting anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/28/2017, 12:44 PM

UN Secretary-General arrives in Israel

António Guterres to visit Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem during Israel trip.David Rosenberg, 8/27/2017, 10:55 PM

Yad Vashem, Serbian government sign historical agreement

Serbian teachers studying in Yad Vashem receive full accreditation for participation in seminars.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/31/2017, 8:46 PM

Haley visits Yad Vashem

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations at Yad Vashem: We must always honor and remember the lives lost.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 6/10/2017, 12:16 AM

Trump: Holocaust was the most savage crime ever

President Trump visits Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem, remembers the Six Million.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/23/2017, 2:10 PM

'We need to be realistic about Trump visit'

Tourism Minister Yariv Levin discussed with Arutz Sheva the impending visit of President Trump and its ramifications for tourism.Shimon Cohen, 5/17/2017, 4:30 PM

Holocaust Remembrance Day event in Jerusalem

State memorial service for Holocaust Remembrance Day begins at Yad Vashem Holocaust museum in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/23/2017, 8:30 PM

Yad Vashem head calls for Syria intervention

Chairman of Israel's Holocaust museum calls on world powers to act to end atrocities committed in Syrian civil war after chemical attack.JTA, 4/6/2017, 6:47 PM

'We'll fight anti-Semitism aggressively'

NY Governor Cuomo, Israeli President Rivlin speak at Holocaust Museum in Jerusalem following wave of anti-Semitic incidents in US.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/5/2017, 3:52 PM

'Stop selling Holocaust denial books, Amazon'

Director of libraries at Yad Vashem writes personal letter to Amazon CEO asking him to stop selling anti-Semitic literature on website.Gary Willig, 2/26/2017, 6:43 PM

Yad Vashem event to honor Holocaust survivor and author

Yad Vashem receives collection of late Holocaust survivor, author, and historian Professor Yaffa Eliach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 1:55 PM

New branch of Yad Vashem to open in Negev

Holocaust museum to open new branch in Negev city to deal with increasing number of requests and visitors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 6:11 PM

Cousins who thought family died in Holocaust united in Israel

First cousins who thought entire family died in Holocaust meet thanks to Yad Vashem testimony.JTA, 12/14/2016, 9:48 AM

Labour head Jeremy Corbyn declines invitation to Yad Vashem

Embattled UK Labour Chief declined invitation to Holocaust museum amid party anti-Semitism controversy.JTA, 9/11/2016, 7:46 PM

Brains of Jewish Holocaust victims found in Munich institute

"Whoever thought this chapter was closed - is completely mistaken."Ido ben Porat, 8/31/2016, 10:20 AM

Dutch man and daugther who hid Jews during Holocaust honored

Yad Vashem posthumously honors Jan Willem Kamphuis and his daughter Klazenia Kamphuis-Vink from Holland who hid Jews from the Nazis.Ido Ben Porat, 7/13/2016, 12:45 AM

Bearded Israeli soldiers barred from Yad Vashem ceremony

Beard saga continues: IDF commanders ban unshaven troops from Holocaust memorial, prompting suggestions of discrimination.JTA, 4/18/2016, 1:54 PM

Introducing Holocaust testimony: The app

HP 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.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/17/2016, 9:29 AM

Power visits Yad Vashem, hears Herzog's plan to fence in Jews

US Ambassador to UN visits Holocaust museum with Danon, hears Herzog's plan to build fence between Jews and Arabs dividing Israel.Yoni Kempinski, 2/14/2016, 10:14 PM

Yad Vashem sets up Holocaust art exhibit in Berlin

Yad Vashem, Berlin Museum of History set up exhibit for International Holocaust Remembrance Day.Nissan Tzur, 1/26/2016, 9:27 AM

Holocaust exhibit comes to Germany amid rising anti-Semitism

Angela Merkel says show featuring 100 works of 50 Jewish artists during Holocaust are crucial to educating younger generations.Deborah Cole, 1/25/2016, 7:55 PM

US soldier who told Nazis 'we are all Jews' to be honored

Yad Vashem honors soldier who thwarted Nazi plans to murder Jewish POWs, by staring death in the face and saying 'we are all Jews.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/2/2015, 1:57 PM

Young Israeli Medic Saves Life of American Tourist at Yad Vashem

While on school visit, Yam Carmel, 17, succeeded in reviving a man who collapsed from a heart attack at the Yad Vashem museum.Cynthia Blank, 9/10/2015, 3:53 PM

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.'Yaakov Levi, 4/15/2015, 7:07 PM

Meet the 1.5 Million Jewish Children Murdered by the Nazis

Yad Vashem opens new exhibit ahead of Holocaust memorial day, exploring the Jewish children who grew up in horrors of the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2015, 7:46 AM

Legal Battle in Jerusalem Over Schindler Papers

Lawsuit against Yad Vashem by Oskar Schindler's wife's biographer over historic papers behind the efforts that saved 1,200 Jews.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2015, 2:09 PM

Senegalese Imams Visit Yad Vashem

Delegation of Senegalese religious leader visit Israel to strengthen diplomatic ties. Make an important stop at Yad Vashem.Cynthia Blank, 11/27/2014, 2:48 PM

Meet the “Holocaust Survivors Against Israel”

An investigation into the signators on the shameful ad against an Israel attempting to prevent another genocide. Giulio Meotti, 9/9/2014, 6:29 PM

'Righteous Gentile' Gives Israel Back Award Over Gaza

Yad V'Shem award returned after honoree's family allegedly killed in Gaza; return letter blames Israel for 'war crimes.'Tova Dvorin, 8/15/2014, 2:51 PM

Leftist Extremists Publicly Defile Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial

Disgusting video taped at Yad Vashem features a prostitute who claims Israelis should thank the Nazis for the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva staff, 4/29/2014, 6:00 PM