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This Holocaust survivor collected over 1,000 miniature books

Lilly Toth’s collection of over 1,000 miniature books speaks volumes about her resilience.

This Holocaust survivor collected over 1,000 miniature books

Holocaust survivor Lily Ebert awarded Hungarian order of merit

98-year old Lily Ebert, who speaks about the Holocaust on social media, awarded fourth highest state honor of Hungary.

Holocaust survivor Lily Ebert awarded Hungarian order of merit

Holocaust survivor holds great-grandchild during circumcision, as memorial siren sounds

Rabbi Natan Weinberg, a 90-year-old Holocaust survivor, holds his newborn 49th great-grandchild as Holocaust memorial siren sounds.

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Holocaust survivor Zvi Gill: 'I saw Elijah the prophet in the form of a German guard'

Holocaust survivor Zvi Gill tells his story: 'I knew I was going to die. The question was not if, but when.'

'I saw Elijah the prophet in the form of a German guard'player

They thought her Holocaust testimony was lost. It wasn't.

Shoah Foundation shares ‘lost’ testimony of Holocaust survivor who died in Mariupol.

They thought her Holocaust testimony was lost. It wasn't.

Holocaust survivor Rebecca Elizur: 'We were deported like animals'

Yad Vashem torchlighter and Holocaust survivor Rebecca Elizur recounts: 'Mother protected our heads, we danced in the cold to keep warm.'

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91-year old Holocaust survivor dies during siege of Mariupol

Vanda Obiedkova dies while sheltering in a freezing basement with little water during Russia's bombardment of the city.

91-year old Holocaust survivor dies during siege of Mariupolplayer

Heirs of Holocaust victim sue museum over medieval hagaddah

Four heirs of Holocaust victim sue Israel Museum over rare medieval hagaddah.

Heirs of Holocaust victim sue museum over medieval hagaddah

Andor Stern, recognized as the only Brazilian-born Holocaust survivor, dies at 94

Stern celebrated his bar mitzvah 78 years late in 2019 after surviving Auschwitz.

Andor Stern, only Brazilian-born Holocaust survivor, dies at 94

Gerda Weissmann Klein, Holocaust survivor and author, dead at 97

Gerda Weissmann Klein, Holocaust survivor who became author, humanitarian and subject of Oscar-winning film, dies at 97.

Gerda Weissmann Klein, Holocaust survivor and author, dead at 97

Holocaust survivor and bestselling author dies at 97

Gerda Weissmann Klein, Holocaust survivor who became author, humanitarian and subject of Oscar-winning film, dies at 97.

Holocaust survivor and bestselling author dies at 97

100-year-old Holocaust survivor rescued from Ukraine

Altogether 8 people were saved in an operation fraught with danger, including bribing Russian soldiers to let them pass.

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Germany honors Holocaust survivor, 96, killed in Ukraine

German parliament holds moment of silence for Holocaust survivor Boris Romanchenko who survived four concentration camps.

Germany honors Holocaust survivor, 96, killed in Ukraine

How this 95-year-old Holocaust survivor escaped the Ukraine war

Babyn Yar was his backyard. Now this 95-year-old Holocaust survivor has escaped Ukraine after a harrowing ordeal.

How this 95-year-old Holocaust survivor escaped the Ukraine war

Holocaust survivor Inge Deutschkron, who hid in Berlin during WWII, dies at 99

'I Wore the Yellow Star' author and Israeli journalist Inge Deutschkron passes away in Berlin.

Holocaust survivor Inge Deutschkron dies at 99

Holocaust survivor: History repeating itself in North America

Vera Sharav, survivor and president of the Alliance For Human Research Protection: 'By being obedient, you allow the dictators to flourish.'

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Canadian Holocaust survivor to be given human rights award

Canadian Holocaust survivor Max Eisen will be honoured with the Abraham Global Peace Initiative (AGPI) International Award for Human rights.

Canadian Holocaust survivor to be given human rights award

98-year old Australian Holocaust survivor to Whoopi Goldberg: ‘Be careful with your words’

Annetta Able's video message rebuking Whoopi Goldberg's offensive Holocaust remarks receives thousands of views.

Australian survivor to Whoopi: ‘Be careful with your words’player

This 110-year-old Holocaust survivor 'can't imagine life without knitting'

A Holocaust survivor spends her 110th birthday knitting — the craft that was key to her survival.

A Holocaust survivor, 110, 'can't imagine life without knitting'

Liviu Beris, Romanian Holocaust survivor who became a genetics pioneer, dies at 93

Liviu Beris, Romanian Holocaust survivor who became a genetics pioneer and debated a famous anti-Semite on TV, dies at 93.

Liviu Beris, Holocaust survivor and genetics pioneer, dies at 93

Holocaust commemoration and the staggering rise in anti-Semitism

The Danish government  was the only European government which announced new measures against the rising tide of anti-Semitism on Wednesday.

Holocaust commemoration and the staggering rise in anti-Semitism

Holocaust commemoration goes to Instagram

World Zionist Organization launches 6MFollowers project.

Holocaust commemoration goes to Instagram

Budapest: 77 years since ghetto liberation marked with 77 survivors' live testimonies

Hungarian Jewish group airs 77 consecutive hours of interviews with Holocaust survivors and their rescuers.

Budapest marks ghetto liberation with 77 survivors' testimonies

UK government remembers Holocaust survivor Freda Wineman following her death at 98

Wineman, who survived Auschwitz and other death camps, was awarded a British Empire Medal in 2019 for her service in Holocaust education.

UK government remembers Holocaust survivor Freda Wineman

Holocaust survivor receives 2,500 cards for her 98th birthday

TikTok personality Lily Ebert, who educates about the Holocaust, receives thousands of well wishes in honor of her birthday.

Holocaust survivor receives 2,500 cards for her 98th birthday

Jack Feldman, Holocaust survivor featured in Emmy-winning documentary, dies at 95

Holocaust survivor Jack Feldman, featured in Emmy-winning documentary aimed at children, dies at age 95.

Jack Feldman, Shoah survivor featured in documentary, dies at 95

Holocaust survivor Henry Orenstein who created ‘Transformers’ toys dies at 98

Inventor of "Transformer" toys and camera allowing viewers at home to watch poker games also remembered for charity helping survivors.

‘Transformers’ toys inventor Henry Orenstein dies at 98

'I was born a Jew, I lived as a Christian - I want to die a Jew'

AMIT yeshiva high school in Ashdod sends delegation of students to Poland to uphold dying wish of Jaffa Catholic priest.

'I was born a Jew, I lived as a Christian - I want to die a Jew'

Liliana Segre awarded Legion of Honor by French president

Italian senator for life and Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre has received the National Order of the Legion of Honour from France.

Liliana Segre awarded Legion of Honor by French president

Italy: Politician apologizes for calling Holocaust survivor by her tattoo number

Local politician in Italy apologizes for referring to well-known Holocaust survivor Liliana Segre by her concentration camp tattoo number.

Pol apologizes for calling Holocuast survivor by tattoo number

New GET Chessed program connects seniors and youth

Colel Chabad launches new program connecting youth and Holocaust survivors in one of Israel's largest volunteer networks.

New GET Chessed program connects seniors and youth

French resistance member Justus Rosenberg dies at 100

Rosenberg was member of resistance group which helped smuggle intellectuals out of Nazi-occupied Europe.

French resistance member Justus Rosenberg dies at 100

Holocaust Survivor Beauty Queen Contest takes place in Jerusalem

The Holocaust Survivor Beauty Queen Contest took place in Jerusalem. Arutz Sheva spoke to a contestant and Dr. Mike Evans to find out more.

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Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau to remain head of Yad Vashem for 4 more years

Cabinet approves extension of term of former Chief Rabbi of Israel and child Holocaust survivor as head of Israel's main Holocaust museum.

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau to remain head of Yad Vashem

The priest who was born -- and buried as -- a Jew

Yaakov Tzvi Gruner survived the Holocaust by seeking refuge in the church. He became Gregor Pavlovsky but he died as a Jew.

The priest who was born -- and buried as -- a Jew

Ukraine researchers locate where in sewer Jews hid during Holocaust

Inspired by a 2011 movie, Ukrainian researchers have found the Lviv sewer where dozens of Jews escaped the Nazis.

Ukraine researchers locate where in sewer Jews hid in Holocaust

Paris street named for murdered Holocaust survivor Mireille Knoll

Paris Mayor dedicates street in memory of 85-year-old woman who was stabbed to death by her neighbor because she was Jewish.

Paris street named for murdered Holocaust survivor

Holocaust survivor and peace advocate Eddie Jaku dies at 101

Eddie Jaku, who called himself the "happiest man on earth," was one of the world's oldest authors.

Holocaust survivor and peace advocate Eddie Jaku dies at 101

Knesset award for the last survivor of the Babyn Yar massacre

Michael Sidko, last remaining survivor of Babyn Yar massacre, receives medal of recognition from Knesset.

Knesset award for the last survivor of the Babyn Yar massacre

Holocaust survivors call for legislators to oppose California ethnic studies bill

Holocaust survivors and descendants sign letter urging Jewish legislators in California not to back curriculum accused of anti-Jewish bias.

Holocaust survivors call for 'no vote' on CA ethnic studies bill