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

First "Righteous Gentile" from Ecuador to be Honored

Thursday: Yad Vashem will hold a ceremony posthumously honoring Dr. Manuel A. M. Borrero. His son will accept the medal and certificate of honor.Hillel Fendel, 6/21/2011, 7:25 PM

Dutch Couple is Righteous Among the Nations

A Dutch couple will posthumously receive the Righteous Among the Nations award from Yad Vashem next Monday for their bravery. Chana Ya'ar, 5/20/2011, 11:20 AM

Video: Cousins Meet for First Time at Yad VaShem

Liora Tamir was certain she had no living relatives from the time of the Holocaust...until she searched Yad VaShem's database and found her cousin.Elad Benari, 4/27/2011, 7:57 AM

New Exhibition Commemorates Eichmann's Trial

50 years to the day the Eichmann Trial began in Jerusalem, Yad Vashem launches new exhibition about it.Elad Benari and Hezki Baruch, 4/12/2011, 2:12 AM

Eichmann Trial Uploaded to YouTube

Yad Vashem has uploaded footage of the entire Eichmann trial to YouTube, 50 years after the landmark trial.Maayana Miskin, 4/11/2011, 10:13 AM

Yad Vashem Calls for Personal Items from Holocaust

A new campaign launched by Yad Vashem is aimed at collecting Holocaust items from the general public and preserving them for future generations.Elad Benari, 4/11/2011, 5:17 AM

Seeking Holocaust Documentation? Google It

Yad Vashem and Google announce a new partnership that will allow for the online preservation of Yad Vashem's rich archive.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 1/27/2011, 12:13 AM

Yad Vashem Presents: Holocaust Videos for the Iranian Audience

Yad Vashem launches new YouTube channel in the Farsi language, aims at educating Iranians about what happened during the Holocaust.Elad Benari and Yoni Kempinski, 1/25/2011, 3:12 AM

Yad Vashem Youtube in Persian: Virtual War on Holocaust Denial

The Holocaust Museum has been concentrating on responding to Iranian President Ahmedinajad’s blatant put-downs of Holocaust history.Hillel Fendel, 1/20/2011, 2:36 PM

Yad Vashem Identifies 4 Million Holocaust Victims

Yad Vashem has managed to identify two-thirds of the Jews murdered in the Holocaust; 1.5 million names added in past decade.Maayana Miskin, 12/21/2010, 10:07 PM

From Nazi Germany to Beit Shemesh: The Mansbach Chanukiyah

The Mansbach family Chanukiyah faced down the Nazi flag in Germany - and survived to reach the Land of Israel intact.David Lev, 12/4/2010, 7:01 PM

Europe: Archive Project to Ease Holocaust Research

A European-wide project aims to ease access to Holocaust records, records will be put online for public access.Maayana Miskin, 11/9/2010, 6:14 PM

Yad Vashem Honors Dutch Couple as Righteous Among Nations

The Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Museum has honored a Netherlands couple with a posthumous Righteous Among the Nations award.Chana Ya'ar, 10/14/2010, 12:17 PM

Chinese Educators Study the Holocaust at Yad Vashem

For the first time ever, a group of Chinese educators has begun a two-week course on the Holocaust at Jerusalem's Yad Vashem memorial center.Chana Ya'ar, 10/6/2010, 12:00 PM

An End to Holocaust Denial for Palestinian Authority Youth

A small grassroots movement is taking shape among Palestinian Authority students who are reaching out for information about the Holocaust.Chana Ya'ar, 8/19/2010, 6:27 PM

Yad Vashem Breathing Life into Destroyed Jewish Communities

Munkacs is the latest Jewish Community to be 'revived' in its pre-Holocaust form on the Yad Vashem website.Eli Stutz, 8/5/2010, 5:26 PM

Yad Vashem to Honor Indigenous Australian Who Protested Nazis

Yad Vashem is to honor William Cooper, an Australian Aborigine who led a one-of-a-kind protest against Nazi policy.Maayana Miskin, 8/2/2010, 12:11 PM

Chabad Renews Effort to Make Senior Nazi a Righteous Gentile

New book shows that German intelligence commander saved hundreds of Jews in addition to Chabad Rebbe.Ernie Singer, 8/4/2009, 11:03 AM

Rabbi Lau's Rescuer Named 'Righteous of the Nations'

The man who rescued future Chief Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau in Buchenwald will be recognized this week as “righteous of the nations.”Maayana Miskin, 8/2/2009, 2:27 PM