2 tons of matzah shipped from Israel to Poland Jewish community

Shavei Israel group sends 2 tons of matzah to provide for Poland's small Jewish community during the upcoming Passover holiday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2019, 7:30 AM

Monument marking mass graves Holocaust victims vandalized

Monument in central Poland to mass graves for 2,000 Jewish Holocaust victims vandalized.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 4/8/2019, 10:28 AM

Supermarket chain apologizes over 'swastika belts'

French supermarket chain Auchan issues apology after selling military-style money belts bearing the swastika at its Polish stores.Ben Ariel, 4/4/2019, 6:36 AM

Poles protesting Holocaust restitution use anti-Semitic rhetoric

Polish nationalists use anti-Semitic rhetoric while protesting in New York City against bill to help Holocaust survivors reclaim property.Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/3/2019, 7:54 AM

US citizen charged with theft of item from Auschwitz

37-year-old man charged with attempted theft of metal part of rail tracks where prisoners were unloaded.Ben Ariel, 4/1/2019, 6:35 AM

Holocaust denier won't be allowed to enter Poland

Polish FM says denial of Holocaust violates laws, 'Hitler expert' tour guide won't be allowed in.Nissan Tzur, Chana Roberts, 3/23/2019, 8:32 PM

Bennett demands: Deny 'Hitler expert' entry to Poland

Diaspora Affairs Minister Bennett calls on Poland to deny entry to Holocaust denier.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/20/2019, 11:01 AM

Polish prosecutors won't reopen case into 1941 Jedwabne pogrom

Polish Prosecutor's Office says exhuming victims' bodies won't provide new information, lead to reopening case..Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 3/19/2019, 6:42 PM

Event honors Poles who risked their lives for Jews

Warsaw event celebrates connection between Christians and Jews, awards Poles who risked their lives to save Jewish people from the Nazis.Ido Ben Porat, 3/16/2019, 9:49 PM

Polish newspaper sold at parliament teaches 'how to spot a Jew'

Nationalist Polish newspaper distributed across the country - even in the Polish parliament - teaches 'how to spot a Jew'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/14/2019, 7:49 AM

Will Poland exhume graves of Holocaust victims?

Polish PM says government seriously considering digging up graves of victims of Jedwabne Massacre.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/6/2019, 8:58 PM

Polish anti-Semitism festers on the internet

Graffiti of swastika and words 'Jew, get out' in Warsaw latest examples of persisting anti-Semitism in Poland.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/4/2019, 5:54 AM

Poland demands televised correction from NBC journalist

Poland institute files lawsuit against NBC’s Andrea Mitchell over report conflating Poland with Nazis.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 3/1/2019, 12:38 PM

Poland - We’re not your toy!

How is Poland not ashamed to demand an apology from Israel, after its citizens were actively involved in the horrors of the Holocaust?Israel News Talk Radio, 3/1/2019, 1:17 AM

Israeli FM tries to defuse crisis with Poland - without apology

Yisrael Katz emphasizes cooperation with Polish government, but refuses Polish demands for apology in Holocaust censorship law row.David Rosenberg, 2/25/2019, 1:39 PM

Holocaust researchers verbally attacked at Paris conference

'You dirty Jew.' Scholars researching Holocaust targeted by Poles over attendance at Holocaust study conference.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 2/24/2019, 7:28 PM

Polish FM thanks Pompeo for insisting Israel apologize

Polish FM Czaputowicz thanks Sec. of State Pompeo for organizing conference, insisting Israeli FM apologize for remarks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/22/2019, 11:09 AM

Ephraim Zuroff: Holocaust memory is not for sale

Dr. Efraim Zuroff is not panicked over dispute with Poland. 'We want friendly relations, but they should stop distorting the Holocaust.'Benny Toker, 2/20/2019, 10:23 PM

US ambassador to Poland calls on FM to apologize to Poland

Ambassador calls on Minister Yisrael Katz to apologize to Poland for remarks on Polish anti-Semitism. 'We're too important to each other.'Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/20/2019, 5:29 PM

Poland: Reports about Jewish cemetery’s desecration are false

Polish officials push back against reports 15 Jewish grave markers were desecrated recently, saying claims are fictitious.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/20/2019, 1:44 PM

Poland demands Israeli apology

Aide to Polish PM warns of 'chill in relations' if Israel refuses to offer apology for Foreign Minister's comments on Polish anti-Semitism.David Rosenberg, 2/19/2019, 1:15 PM

Poland pulls out of Jerusalem summit

Polish Prime Minister says his country won't participate in V4 summit in Israel this week, as diplomatic crisis worsens.David Rosenberg, 2/18/2019, 1:06 PM

'We are the ones entitled to compensation,' says Polish PM

The Polish PM said his country is not responsible for returning property from Polish Jews during the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/18/2019, 12:08 PM

Poland's PM cancels Israel trip following Holocaust Law spat

Polish PM nixes appearance at Jerusalem summit as diplomatic tensions continue over Poland's Holocaust censorship law.David Rosenberg, 2/17/2019, 4:39 PM

PM's office explains Netanyahu was misquoted on Poland

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu’s office clarifies remarks he made regarding Poland and the Holocaust.Elad Benari, Canada, 2/15/2019, 6:23 PM

Poland: 'Crisis' is media manipulation

Polish government spokesperson says they received explanations from Israeli officials, the media is manipulating the story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2019, 9:17 AM

Polish PM 'seriously considering' cancelling Israel visit

Mateusz Morawiecki reportedly considering cancelling participation in conference in Israel following Netanyahu remarks about Holocaust law.Elad Benari, 2/15/2019, 12:08 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: 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

Mike Pompeo urges Poland to pass Holocaust restitution laws

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo raises the issue of Holocaust-era property restitution during his first official visit to Poland.Marcy Oster, JTA, 2/14/2019, 7:49 AM

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

US Vice President to visit Auschwitz-Birkenau

Mike Pence will visit the Auschwitz-Birkenau camp together with Polish President Andrzej Duda on Friday.Nissan Tzur, 2/12/2019, 2:41 AM

Survey: What do Israelis think about Poland?

Polish embassy in Israel presents survey meant to assess Israeli society's perception of Poland in general, and its policies in particular.Yoni Kempinski, 2/7/2019, 1:45 PM

Polish PM: Hitler's Germany responsible for Holocaust, not Nazis

Polish Prime Minister says "all the evil" of the Holocaust came from Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2019, 5:13 AM

Polish nationalists protest at Auschwitz

Far-right Polish demonstrators protest against Jewish focus in Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Marcy Oster, JTA, 1/27/2019, 10:52 PM

'Our mission in Poland will never end'

Polish Ambassador to Israel delivers message in Hebrew on Holocaust Remembrance Day asking if 'memory' is enough.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2019, 5:04 PM

Polish mayor dies after being stabbed at charity concert

Mayor of Gdansk, Poland, called 'longtime friend of Jewish community', dies day after being stabbed at charity concert.JTA - Katarzyna Markusz, 1/14/2019, 10:15 PM

Polish mayor stabbed during charity event

Mayor of the city of Gdansk in critical condition after being stabbed during charity event.Ben Ariel, 1/14/2019, 4:27 AM

Iran 'punishes' Poland

Iran cancels Polish film week in protest over Poland’s hosting of Pompeo's summit aimed at discussing Iran's regional influence.Elad Benari, 1/14/2019, 2:41 AM

Notorious anti-Semite appointed Polish deputy minister

Polish government appoints former leader of anti-Semitic All-Polish Youth movement as Deputy Minister of Digital Affairs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/3/2019, 8:52 PM

Polish court rules against WWII drama on German TV

Court in Poland rules that World War II drama commissioned by German public TV channel misrepresented compensation.Nissan Tzur, 12/30/2018, 5:17 AM

Underground hideout for Jewish tailor discovered on Polish farm

Site uncovered near Warsaw where farm owners hid their Jewish neighbor during World War 2.JTA, 12/23/2018, 5:48 PM

Anti-Semitic graffiti found at Jewish cemetery in Poland

Jewish cemetery in southern Poland vandalized with anti-Semitic graffiti referencing Holocaust.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 12/17/2018, 7:32 AM

Can Israel make common cause with Poland?

Poland has a long history of anti-Semitism and unforgivable cooperation with the Nazis, but hundreds of years before that it was a haven for Jews. Can Jews and Poles work together today against shared dangers coming from the Islamic world? Daniel Grynglas, 12/10/2018, 8:42 AM

Hanukkah candles lit in Polish Parliament

Polish, Israeli officials and dignitaries unit to celebrate Hanukkah and reinforce their commitment to battle against anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/5/2018, 10:48 PM

Online information center to be established on Polish cemeteries

All cemeteries to be mapped and placed in computerized database. Stone markers will be placed at corners of about 1,400 cemeteries.Ido Ben Porat, 12/3/2018, 7:28 PM

Polish children overturn headstones at Jewish cemetery

13 and 12-year-old children admit to knocking over 15 headstones at pre-World War Two cemetery.JTA, 11/25/2018, 4:50 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

Polish bookstore chain withdraws ex-priest's book amid outcry

Poland's largest bookstore chain stops sale of book by ex-priest accused of anti-Semitism. Book's title meant to evoke 'Mein Kampf.'Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 11/20/2018, 2:11 PM

Polish minister says party treated like ‘Jews by Goebbels’

Polish Deputy Prime Minister Piotr Glinski says opposition demonizing right-wing Law and Justice party.JTA, 11/19/2018, 5:15 PM

Holocaust researcher files libel lawsuit against Polish group

Canadian professor sues Polish League Against Defamation for accusing him of falsifying Poland's history with Holocaust research.JTA, 11/18/2018, 10:06 PM

Poland: Prosecutor demoted for not probing articles on Holocaust

Polish demotes prosecutor who nixed probes against US researcher for claiming Poles killed more Jews than Germans during World War II.JTA, 11/8/2018, 4:29 PM

Holocaust institute ends Poland trips over 'Holocaust Law'

After Poland passes Holocaust censorship law banning claims of Polish collaboration, institute moves study trips from Poland to Ukraine.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 10/25/2018, 6:10 PM

Polish museum to host country's 'first kosher market in decades'

Companies to showcase kosher products at 'Kosher Expo Poland,' held at Jewish museum in Warsaw.JTA, 10/21/2018, 2:02 PM

Israeli teen fined for urinating on Auschwitz memorial

19-year-old Israeli man who admitted to urinating on memorial at Nazi death camp fined $1,350 by Polish court.AFP, 10/16/2018, 2:28 PM

For the first time: Special needs young adults visit Auschwitz

World Jewish Congress coordinates with local organizations to bring special needs young adults to Poland.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/10/2018, 2:40 PM

Poland: Fragment of pre-war Torah scroll on display

Restored fragment of pre-war Torah scroll goes on display at site of Kielce pogrom in Poland.JTA, 10/8/2018, 2:19 PM