Poland: Window of Jewish community building smashed

41-year-old man arrested for smashing window of building that houses offices of the Jewish community group in city of Wroclaw.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/18/2020, 1:30 AM

Poland blocks resolution to stop redistribution of 'heirless property'

Polish leaders block resolution that would have stopped restitution of property lost during the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 4/17/2020, 7:31 AM

'Fly Home' program launched for Poles stranded abroad during outbreak

Polish program is helping Poles stranded abroad return home, while helping other nationals as well.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/31/2020, 3:48 PM

This organization is bringing food to Holocaust rescuers who can't leave their homes

Aging Poles who rescued Jews during the Holocaust are at risk from the coronavirus. So this Jewish group is delivering food to them.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/20/2020, 7:49 AM

Coronavirus appears in Poland, March of the Living fate unclear

Schools begin to cancel their participation in April March of the Living after first case of Coronavirus reported in Poland.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 3/5/2020, 7:40 PM

Polish lawmaker: Natural selection at Auschwitz made Jews powerful

Far-right lawmaker Janusz Korwin-Mikke says 'Jews are now powerful because they had pogroms deliberately provoked by rabbis.'Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 3/4/2020, 8:08 PM

Poland: Jewish museum leader Dariusz Stola steps down, ending stalemate

Polish Jewish history museum chooses new director, ending controversy.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 2/15/2020, 6:43 PM

In Warsaw, elderly Holocaust rescuers enjoy 'Silent Heroes' free taxi service

In Warsaw, elderly Poles who rescued Jews during the Holocaust have a free taxi service - but funds are running short.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/5/2020, 12:29 PM

Pres. Rivlin leves for Poland and Germany on Holocaust memorial trip

President Rivlin’s visit to Poland and Germany to mark 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2020, 11:25 AM

Polish President: Yisrael Katz insulted the Polish people

Polish President Andrzej Duda blasts Russian President, Israeli Foreign Minister in TV interview.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 5:03 AM

Polish President: Poles & Jews will stand together to guard truth about the Holocaust

"We're guardians of historical truth," says Polish President. "We can't allow the truth about the Holocaust to be blurred and forgotten."Nitsan Keidar, Poland, 1/21/2020, 2:41 AM

Following Poland’s lead, Lithuania proposes a controversial Holocaust law

Lithuanian lawmaker pushing controversial bill which would declare that the country had no responsibility for the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/15/2020, 7:24 AM

Poland has done it again

The unprecedented arrogance of the Polish President is an insult to the victims of Auschwitz and the survivors of the Holocaust.Walter Bingham, 1/10/2020, 4:30 PM

Polish President pulls out of Auschwitz event in Israel

Polish President Andrzej Duda refuses to attend event marking 75 years since liberation of Auschwitz if he is not allowed to speak.AFP, 1/7/2020, 8:45 PM

'Those who colluded with Hitler now demolish Soviet memorials'

Putin cites WWII archives showing Poland wanted to ‘erect magnificent monument’ to honor Hitler’s plan to send Jews to Africa to perish.Mordechai Sones, 12/24/2019, 6:03 PM

Poland drops case on claim 'Poles killed more Jews than Germans'

Polish prosecutor drops case against Polish-American professor who wrote that 'Poles killed more Jews than Germans during WW II'.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 11/27/2019, 7:21 AM

Descendants of Poles killed for rescuing Jews gather

Children of Poles murdered by Nazis for helping Jews gather in town of Brok, call on govt. to remember their parents' sacrifice.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/26/2019, 6:20 PM

'The Jews I saved were my friends, I did all I could to help'

Oldest living Polish rescuer of Jews during the Holocaust speaks out at gala honoring the Righteous Among the Nations.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 11/17/2019, 3:39 PM

Polish Minister "There are no good nations or bad nations"

Arutz Sheva speaks with Polish Minister of Agriculture in wake of tensions between Israel and Poland regarding Holocaust historyYoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 11/17/2019, 2:47 PM

Honoring the 'silent heroes' who saved Jews in the Holocaust

An evening was held in Poland for the non-Jews who saved Jews during the holocaustYoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 11/17/2019, 10:34 AM

Mass grave of Nazi victims discovered on Treblinka grounds

Bones of victims, clothing remnants and bullet shells from pistols and machine guns were found in the grave.Sara Rubenstein, 11/16/2019, 7:16 PM

Polish PM sends letter of complaint to Netflix

Polish prime minister complains to Netflix about historical inaccuracies in ‘Devil Next Door.’Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, & A7, 11/16/2019, 6:44 PM

Ex-far-rightist to lead Polish WWII remembrance institute branch

Former far-right activist tapped to head branch of one of Poland's largest institutions dealing with World War II history.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 11/11/2019, 8:26 AM

Polish President delaying approval of would-be Jewish professor

Polish president withholds signature on paperwork to name Jewish scholar professor.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 10/28/2019, 10:12 AM

Polish students clean up local Jewish cemetery

Polish students clean Jewish cemetery, learn to read the headstones' Hebrew inscriptions.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 10/28/2019, 8:08 AM

'Poland committed to fighting all forms of anti-Semitism'

Polish Prime Minister vows to Jewish Agency that his government 'remains committed' to combating anti-Semitism, to protecting Jewish sites.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/24/2019, 3:38 PM

Rivlin meets delegation of Polish vets, Righteous Among Nations

“In the annals of Jewish history, the names of the Righteous Among the Nations will be written in letters of pure gold,” president says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/16/2019, 6:54 PM

Polish president: Anti-Semitism increase is Israel's fault

Polish president blames Israel's Foreign Minister Katz for rise in anti-Semitism.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/27/2019, 9:27 AM

Polish court rules eviction from synagogue violated contract

Rabbi evicted from Krakow synagogue must be allowed back, Polish court rules.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/27/2019, 7:55 AM

2 Dutch-Armenian men arrested for assault on Israelis in Poland

Warsaw police arrested 2 Dutch nationals and are searching for Arab man in connection with violent assault on Israeli students.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/12/2019, 10:37 PM

Jewish Foundation for the Righteous honors Poles who saved Jews

US Jewish foundation honors Polish non-Jews who rescued Jews during the Holocaust at an event in Warsaw.Marcy Oster/JTA, 9/10/2019, 3:08 AM

Israeli students assaulted by ‘Arabic speakers’ in Warsaw

Israeli law students spending a semester in Warsaw beaten to the point of losing consciousness in apparent anti-Semitic attack.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/8/2019, 8:44 PM

Is World War II history still relevant?

There are five enduring lessons of this defining period in modern history. Translation of an article written at the request of the Rzeczpospolita, one of Poland’s two leading newspapers. David Harris, 9/7/2019, 11:10 PM

Prosecutor: Anti-Semitic inscription 'not public hate speech'

Polish prosecutor closes case of anti-Semitic graffiti on demolished workshop.Marcy Oster, JTA, 9/2/2019, 10:38 AM

Polish group that celebrated Hitler's birthday banned

Polish court bans neo-Nazi group that was filmed celebrating Adolf Hitler's birthday in 2017.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2019, 6:23 AM

Poland's Chief Rabbi against honoring accused Nazi collaborators

Rabbi Michael Schudrich criticizes plans by the government to honor group of underground fighters accused of collaborating with the Nazis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/8/2019, 5:25 AM

88 senators urge Pompeo to press Poland on Holocaust restitution

Bipartisan Senate resolution calls on Secretary of State to pressure Poland to take action on restitution of Holocaust victims' property.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 8/6/2019, 3:00 PM

Poles pay homage 75 years since Warsaw Uprising

75th anniversary of uprising by Polish home army marked in Warsaw.AFP, 8/1/2019, 9:18 PM

Historic Jewish cemetery vandalized month after rededication

16th-century Jewish cemetery in Tarnow, Poland vandalized just 1 month after completion of 2 1/2 years of renovations.Katarzyna Markusz/JTA, 7/22/2019, 9:17 PM

Donors suspend funding of Poland's Jewish history museum

Several private donors to Poland’s Jewish history museum have suspended funding amid uncertainty over who will lead it, Jewish group says.Katarzyna Markusz , JTA, 7/18/2019, 9:01 AM

Chief Polish rabbi climbs fence of barricaded Krakow synagogue

Police detain chief rabbi, demand he explain attempt to enter synagogue.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/5/2019, 7:37 AM

The Poles who preserve Jewish heritage

Irena Sendler Award awarded to two Poles for their contribution to the preservation of the country's Jewish heritage.Nissan Tzur, Poland, 6/23/2019, 6:32 AM

Polish workshop for restoration of Holocaust monument vandalized

Workshop of stonemason who designed and renovated a monument to Holocaust victims in Poland destroyed in a vandalism incident.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/18/2019, 6:03 AM

Jewish leader, diplomat working to recognize Holocaust rescuers

Monika Krawczyk, leader of Polish Jewish community, and Ambassador Jakub Kumoch receive award for development, protection of Polish culture.Katarzyna Markusz/JTA, 6/13/2019, 8:23 PM

Drowning out jeers, Polish soccer fans applaud Israeli anthem

Thousands of Polish soccer fans attending match in Warsaw between their national team and Israel’s applaud during the playing of 'Hatikvah.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/12/2019, 6:01 PM

Polish soccer team calls win over Israeli team a 'pogrom'

Official Facebook page of Polish soccer team says it inflicted "a pogrom" on Israeli team with 4 to 0 win.Cnaan Liphshiz, 6/12/2019, 11:56 AM

Poland's ruling right-wing PiS party top in EU polls

Exit polls show PiS party retaining lead, with 24 seats in European Parliament.Stanislaw Waszak, AFP, 5/27/2019, 10:35 AM

Poles apart: The ugly head of anti-Semitism

Poland is trying to forget its past and claims that it does not need to return stolen Jewish property during the Holocaust.Walter Bingham, 5/24/2019, 7:00 PM

Poland clarifies PM's comments on restitution

Polish Embassy in Israel releases full quotation of PM Morawiecki's comments on paying restitution to Jews who survived World War II.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/20/2019, 11:41 PM

Polish politician slips kippah on head of TV debate rival

Konrad Berkowicz places skullcap on head of Anna Krupka, state secretary for sports and culture on Saturday during debate in Kielce.Cnaan Liphshiz - JTA, 5/20/2019, 7:46 PM

'Poland playing politics with attack on ambassador in Israel'

Former Polish diplomats make rare public criticism of Polish government officials for turning minor incident into major diplomatic row.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 5/20/2019, 2:22 PM

Polish PM: Restitution to Jews - a victory for Hitler

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki makes clear he opposes paying restitution to Jews who survived World War II.Michal Levy, 5/20/2019, 2:00 AM

Israeli man indicted for spitting on Polish ambassador

65-year-old Israeli man indicted after banging on Polish ambassador's car and spitting at him in Tel Aviv.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/16/2019, 3:16 PM

Manipulation for the media

Expert on Poland-Israel relations: Polish ambassador took advantage of a small argument to advance Polish propaganda, 'hit the Jews again.'Shimon Cohen, 5/16/2019, 1:01 PM

Polish Ambassador: We are continuing to work as usual

Polish ambassador to Israel responds to incident in which a civilian spit on him. "Thanks for the words of encouragement."Nitsan Keidar, 5/16/2019, 5:00 AM

What are the tensions with Poland all about?

Rabbi Michael Schudrich, the Chief Rabbi of Poland, discusses the ongoing tensions between Israel and Poland at CER convention in Antwerp.Yoni Kempinski, Antwerp, 5/16/2019, 3:03 AM

Man who spat at Polish Ambassador apologizes

Herziliya resident says he did not know who he spat at after being disrespected by staff at Polish embassy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2019, 5:28 PM