Poland: No politics in not renewing Jewish museum head's tenure

Petition signed by several thousand claims decision not to renew director's contract is "clearly political."Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/21/2019, 7:46 AM

‘Don’t reject US plan before it’s even presented’

Netanyahu in recordings obtained by Arutz Sheva: If a Palestinian leader will genuinely want peace, we can make peace.Yoni Kempinski, 2/17/2019, 7:00 AM

Netanyahu's flight delayed due to plane malfunction

Netanyahu to spend another night in Warsaw after towing vehicle damages his plane.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/15/2019, 3:56 AM

Netanyahu publicly flouts Poland's Holocaust Law

'Everybody knows Poles collaborated with the Nazis, its a fact,' says Netanyahu in Warsaw. Polish PM: 'Netanyahu's comments are surprising'.David Rosenberg, 2/14/2019, 10:46 PM

Watch: Arab leaders back united front with Israel against Iran

Foreign Ministers from Bahrain, Saudi Arabia say Iran threatens the rest of the Middle East, undermines Arab-Israeli peace efforts.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/14/2019, 9:15 PM

Netanyahu: Something amazing happened here

PM touts public relations with Arab leaders at Warsaw conference.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/14/2019, 6:32 PM

Netanyahu, Pence meet at Holocaust Museum in Warsaw

Israeli PM, US Vice President have 'meaningful' meeting at site of Warsaw Ghetto, reaffirm 'unbreakable bond' between the US and Israel.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/14/2019, 5:30 PM

Watch: Pence, Netanyahu, and Polish PM at Warsaw Ghetto memorial

Vice President Pence, PM Netanyahu, and Polish Premier Morawiecki visit memorial monument to Warsaw Ghetto.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/14/2019, 4:17 PM

Pence rips Europe for helping Iran evade US sanctions

Vice President accuses European nations of working to 'break American sanctions against Iran's murderous revolutionary regime.'Gary Willig, 2/14/2019, 3:34 PM

Watch: Will Israeli prime minister be invited to Bahrain?

Bahrain foreign minister leaves possibility open. "I leave matters to when it happens."Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/14/2019, 2:14 PM

Watch: Secretary Pompeo opens Warsaw Conference

Pompeo opens US-Polish conference on Middle East held in Warsaw. "Bringing countries together in new ways to solve old problems."Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/14/2019, 10:46 AM

'Can't achieve peace without confronting Iran'

Netanyahu and US Secretary of State speak with reporters at Warsaw conference on Middle East, addressing Iranian threat.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/14/2019, 10:05 AM

Live: Second day of Warsaw conference

Second day of US-Polish security conference on Middle East held in Warsaw.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/14/2019, 9:28 AM

'We are beginning a new era'

US Vice President delivers opening remarks at Warsaw conference on Middle East. "We are stronger together than we ever could be apart."Tal Polon, 2/13/2019, 11:00 PM

Netanyahu: I will meet important Arab leaders

PM touts open, non-secret meetings with Arab leaders at Warsaw conference. 'Israel's relations are heating up.'Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/13/2019, 7:06 PM

Netanyahu meets with foreign minister of Oman

PM meets with Yusuf Bin Alawi on sidelines of Warsaw summit, following his meeting with sultan of Oman. "Seize the future."Yoni Kempinski, 2/13/2019, 5:22 PM

Netanyahu joins Arab leaders at conference on Iranian threat

Israeli PM joints leaders from across Arab world at Warsaw conference to plan response to growing Iranian threat in Middle East.David Rosenberg, 2/13/2019, 11:21 AM

'Europe helps Iran after it sends terrorists to EU soil'

PM leaves for Warsaw conference, wonders how European nations can continue to support Iran even as Iran sends terror squads there.Yoni Kempinski, 2/12/2019, 10:40 PM

Warsaw airport confiscates Israeli's 'dangerous' cello strings

Polish airport authorities force Israeli musician to surrender cello strings, calling them 'dangerous'.JTA, 11/22/2018, 10:14 PM

Israel holds symbolic re-creation of Warsaw embassy opening

70 years later, ambassador to Poland holds symbolic re-creation of opening of Warsaw embassy, the first Israeli mission established abroad.JTA, 10/24/2018, 7:38 PM

Warsaw: No investigation into anti-Semitic incident

Warsaw prosecutor’s office will not investigate anti-Semitic letter left at Center for Holocaust Research.JTA, 9/14/2018, 8:49 AM

Descendants of Warsaw's Jews may now be able to locate assets

A 1939 phone book could be the key to unlocking millions in Polish Holocaust restitution payments.JTA, 9/8/2018, 8:12 PM

Warsaw Jewish Theater gets $41 million from city for new home

Polish capital city allocates $41 million to cover costs of new building.JTA, 8/30/2018, 7:28 PM

Polish candidate fires aide over anti-Semitic Facebook post

Deputy Justice Minister fires aide who urged friend via social media to murder Jews arriving from Tel Aviv.JTA, 8/24/2018, 7:51 AM

Polish bill restricting kosher slaughtering removed from agenda

Chief Rabbi Schudrich thanked Warsaw for the "consideration of safeguarding the interests of Poland's Jewish citizens."Jonathan Benedek, 7/23/2018, 2:14 PM

Kansas teacher awarded for revealing Holocaust hero's story

Norman Conard awarded in Warsaw for working on bringing story of Holocaust hero Irena Sendler to light.JTA, 6/12/2018, 6:52 PM

Poland’s government to restore Warsaw Jewish cemetery

Poland’s government pledges $28 million to restoring the Warsaw Jewish cemetery.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2017, 4:43 AM

Polish Jewish leaders meet with ruling party leader

Meeting follows nationalist march in Warsaw in marchers shouted 'Jews out!'JTA, 11/21/2017, 6:04 PM

Polish rescuers of Jews during Shoah honored for ‘true heroism’

30 Righteous Gentiles honored in ceremony attended by foreign and Israeli diplomats.JTA, 9/6/2017, 4:51 PM

Warsaw residents join Shabbat dinner to mark anniversary of WW2

Jews, non-Jews join together to mark anniversary of Nazi invasion of Poland.JTA, 9/3/2017, 8:38 PM

Israeli father, daughter injured in auto accident in Poland

Haredi father and 13-year-old daughter flown to Israel for emergency treatment on Shabbat after serious car accident in Warsaw.Gary Willig, 8/13/2017, 4:10 PM

Poland condemns attack on Israeli soccer players

Polish government condemns attack on members of Hapoel Petah Tikva near Warsaw, says it is investigating.Ben Ariel, 8/4/2017, 2:06 AM

Warsaw's Great Jewish Cemetery damaged by storm

Thousands of graves covered by fallen trees in one of Europe's largest Jewish cemeteries after devastating storm.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/20/2017, 5:32 PM

Watch: Torah scrolls buried in Warsaw

Warsaw's Jewish community buried damaged Torah scrolls on the anniversary of the Warsaw ghetto uprising.Yoni Kempinski, 4/23/2017, 4:35 AM

Warsaw Jewish community buries damaged Torah scrolls

On the anniversary of the Warsaw ghetto uprising, Warsaw Jewish community buries the remains of damaged pre-war Torah scrolls.AFP, 4/19/2017, 10:43 PM

'We came to say goodbye to our house'

Demolition begins on Jewish Theater building in Warsaw.JTA, 4/10/2017, 8:02 AM

Warsaw residents burn effigy of Jewish women

Group of Warsaw residents take part in symbolic ritual destroying 'ugly, cold and bad' Jewish effigy to mark start of spring.JTA, 3/26/2017, 4:51 PM

Warsaw initiates deadline for renewing restitution claims

Warsaw publishes list of 48 buildings claimed in dormant restitution suits, opens six-month window for new claims under recent legislation.JTA, 2/23/2017, 2:59 AM

Polish police raid offices of racism and xenophobia center

Police raid Warsaw offices of the Center for Monitoring Racist and Xenophobic Behavior as part of a fraud investigation.JTA, 2/7/2017, 3:33 AM

New database to help Holocaust survivors reclaim Warsaw property

The World Jewish Restitution Organization has created a database to help Holocaust survivors reclaim property in Warsaw before deadline.Arutz Sheva Staff and AP, 12/6/2016, 7:34 PM

Security concerns at Warsaw synagogue ahead of Indepedence Day

Celebration of Poland’s Independence Day in historic Nozyk synagogue in Warsaw cancelled due to security concerns.JTA, 11/13/2016, 9:29 PM

Poland signs law to prevent return of post-WWII property

President Andrzej Duda has signed a law which would allow Warsaw to refuse property claims for confiscations made after World War II.Nissan Tzur, 8/18/2016, 5:22 PM

Polish court upholds controversial restitution law

Court in Poland rejects motion to scrap a law that critics say is preventing restitution of property that belonged to Jewish families.JTA, 7/28/2016, 4:32 AM

Holocaust survivors from Florida perform in former ghetto

Musical duo of Holocaust survivors from Florida return to their native Poland to perform there for the first time.JTA, 7/25/2016, 5:38 AM

Warsaw Jewish Theatre closed over building's dangerous condition

Jewish Theatre building in Warsaw closed due to the poor physical condition of the building.JTA, 6/6/2016, 6:00 AM

Polish President's first visit to Jewish Museum in Warsaw

Polish President Andrzej Duda calls exhibition of 900 years of shared history 'spectacular.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2016, 10:49 PM

Hundreds march for Israel in Warsaw

Christian groups in Poland organize march to express solidarity with Israel against three-month wave of Arab terror.Cynthia Blank, 1/12/2016, 7:42 AM

Polish Activist on Trial for Leading Pro-Israel Rally

Tadeusz Markiewicz faces fine from Warsaw court for pro-Israel demonstration last summer that went past its allotted time.Nitsan Tzur, 8/12/2015, 10:42 PM

Warsaw Museum Sheds Light on 1,000-Year History of Poland's Jews

Breathtaking architecture and latest technology combine in 'game-changing' institution; Israeli President opens new museum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/28/2014, 4:01 PM

President Rivlin Flies to Poland on First Official Visit Abroad

President Reuven Rivlin will be inaugurating new Warsaw Jewish museum.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/27/2014, 2:29 PM

Jewish Tombstones Used to Pave Roads Return to Cemeteries

Polish officials to restore Jewish tombstones in Warsaw to their rightful place after they are discovered bricked into WWII-era buildings.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2014, 7:47 AM

Museum Dedicated to the History of Polish Jews Opens in Warsaw

The POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw opens its Core Exhibition to visitors in grand ceremony on October 28.Cynthia Blank, 10/1/2014, 7:26 PM

Holocaust Memorial for Righteous Gentiles Planned for Warsaw

Polish citizens who saved Jews to be honored in new monument; children of survivors foot the bill.AFP, 9/8/2014, 9:46 PM

Neo-Nazis Protest Against 'Protective Edge' in Poland

Jewish, pro-Israel communities stage counter-protest in Warsaw; activist laments 'ugly face' of European far-right.Hezki Baruch, 7/18/2014, 10:31 AM

Campaigners Rally to Save Historic pre-Holocaust Synagogue

Polish campaigners say that unless funds are found soon, Krasnik synagogue restoration at risk.Michael Freund, 1/3/2014, 2:22 PM

Netanyahu: Iran's Elections Change Nothing

Tehran "regime will continue to be led by one man, one ruler (who) will continue Iran's quest for nuclear weapons."Arutz Sheva, 6/12/2013, 10:02 PM

Warsaw Synagogue Replica Would Make Nazis 'Turn in Their Graves'

A miniature replica of Warsaw Great Synagogue will be installed on site of original, almost 70 years after it was destroyed.Arutz Sheva staff, 5/13/2013, 12:14 AM