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Belarussian Couple to be Posthumously Recognized as Righteous Among the Nations

Kondratiy and Anna Lakotko, who risked their lives to save 6 Jews during WWII, to be posthumously recognized by Yad Vashem tomorrow.

Belarussian Couple Recognized as Righteous Among the Nations

Jewish group aided Righteous Gentiles living in Ukraine during war

15 ‘Righteous Gentiles’ lived in Ukraine when Russia invaded. An American Jewish group rushed to aid them.

Jewish group aided Righteous Gentiles living in Ukraine

Foreign Min. holds memorial service for the Righteous Among the Nations' diplomats

Israel has applied for the chairmanship of the International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance, Foreign Min. official says.

Memorial service for the Righteous Among the Nations' diplomats

Chilean diplomat who saved over 1,000 Jews honored in Romania

Romanian Jews honor Chilean diplomat who saved over 1,200 during the Holocaust.

Chilean diplomat who saved over 1,000 Jews honored in Romania

Elderly Holocaust rescuers receive stipends for holiday and food

Jewish Foundation for the Righteous helps 156 Righteous gentile rescuers celebrate holidays with over $500,000 in stipends.

Elderly Holocaust rescuers receive stipends for holiday and food

Progressive politics don't define the "Righteous Gentile"

The Jewish concept of righteousness cannot be molded to fit a preoccupation with “social justice” that threatens the Jewish future.Op-ed.

Progressive politics don't define the "Righteous Gentile"

French police chief to be named Righteous Among the Nations by Yad Vashem

Rural town of Vabre's police chief Hubert Landes warned Jews before a mass roundup, so they could escape arrest and flee to safety.

French police chief to be named Righteous Among the Nations

Lithuanian government urges local authorities to mark Jewish massacre sites

Parliamentary measure also asks municipalities to tend to Jewish cemeteries and name public spaces after righteous among the nations.

Lithuania urges local authorities to mark Jewish massacre sites

Statue unveiled of Polish woman who saved Jewish children during WWII

Irene Sendler saved hundreds of Jewish children and others during the Holocaust.

Statue unveiled of Polish woman who saved Jewish children

'Right out of Jaws' - Sharks circle bathers in Florida

Watch a swarm of sharks circling a group of swimmers at a busy Florida beach.

'Right out of Jaws' - Sharks circle bathers in Floridaplayer

Belarus: New housing project helps elderly Holocaust rescuers living in poverty

‘Not too late to show gratitude’: First housing project for elderly rescuers who saved Jews in the Holocaust launches in Belarus.

New housing project helps elderly Holocaust rescuers

Eldest 'Righteous Among Nations' passes away

Anna Kozminska, the oldest Righteous Among the Nations passed away last week at the age of 101.

Eldest 'Righteous Among Nations' passes away

Holocaust survivor gifts over $2m to French town which saved his life

Jewish man leaves $2M to French mountain town that hid him and his family from Nazis.

Holocaust survivor gifts over $2m to town which saved his life

This Dutch village is finally ready to tell its unique Holocaust rescue story

A Dutch village saved Jews - but never told their story. 'I did it all because I had no other choice,' operation leader Arnold Douwes says.

Dutch village tells its unique Holocaust rescue story

Watch: Righteous Among The Nations surprised with new scooter

Watch: From the Depths surprises 95-year-old who saved the lives of three Jewish boys during the Holocaust.

Watch: Righteous Among The Nations surprised with new scooterplayer

Ashkenazi: Spain should designate Hezbollah as a terrorist organisation

Spanish Foreign Minister Arancha González Laya at moving tribute to Righteous Among the Nations says she knows family of righteous diplomat.

Ashkenazi: Spain should designate Hezbollah as a terror org.

Watch: Holocaust hero celebrates 101st birthday

One of the last remaining 'Righteous Among the Nations' who saved over 50 Jews from the Nazis greeted by people from 49 nations worldwide.

Watch: Holocaust hero celebrates 101st birthdayplayer

Japanese municipality holds benefit to commemorate savior of Jews

Japanese municipality switches benefit concert to bake sale, honoring hero who saved thousands of Jews during Holocaust.

Japanese municipality commemorates savior of Jews

Portugal: Holocaust rescuer to be recognized with monument in Lisbon

Portuguese diplomat who rescued 10,000 Jews to be honored with monument at famed Lisbon site.

Portugal: Holocaust rescuer to be recognized with monument

Will a Ukrainian priest be recognized as Righteous Among the Nations?

A Ukrainian priest who saved Jews during the Holocaust has never been honored by Yad Vashem. New research could change that.

Recognize Ukrainian priest as Righteous Among the Nations?

Last surviving German who was Righteous Among the Nations dies

Last surviving German recognized by Yad Vashem as righteous gentile for Holocaust heroism dies at 98.

Last German Righteous Among the Nations dies

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.

This organization is bringing food to Holocaust rescuers

New Jersey and Israel honor righteous Holocaust-era diplomats

New Jersey - Israel Commission opens exhibition 'Beyond Duty: Diplomats Recognized by Yad Vashem as Righteous Among the Nations.'

New Jersey and Israel honor righteous Holocaust-era diplomats

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.

Poland: Elderly Holocaust rescuers enjoy free taxi service

Portugal: Politician apologizes for slamming Sousa Mendes, who saved Jews during Holocaust

Portuguese politician apologizes for calling famous rescuer of Jews a ‘loan shark.’

Politician apologizes for slamming Righteous Among the Nations

Jewish group to fix home of Albanian man whose father saved Jews

Jewish group gathers to repair earthquake-damaged home of Muslim man whose father saved 20 Jewish families during the Holocaust.

Jewish group to fix home of Albanian man whose father saved Jews

Anne Frank’s friend tells how a German official saved her family

Anne Frank’s childhood friend tells the story of the German official who saved her family.

Anne Frank’s friend tells how a German official saved her family

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.

Descendants of Poles killed for rescuing Jews gather

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 history

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

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 holocaust

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

Holocaust rescuer gets a surprise 100th birthday party in Poland

Jozef Walaszczyk, Poland's oldest living Righteous Among the Nations, gets the 'best surprise he's ever gotten in his life.'

Holocaust rescuer gets a surprise 100th birthday party in Polandplayer

Watch: Rescuer meets survivors she helped save

Righteous among the Nations meets Jewish siblings she saved during the Holocaust and their 40 descendants.

Watch: Rescuer meets survivors she helped saveplayer

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.

Rivlin meets delegation of Polish vets, Righteous Among Nations

93-year-old Albanian who rescued Jews to be honored in Poland

Jewish commemoration group honors Muslim Albanian who rescued two Jewish families from the Italian occupation.

93-year-old Albanian who rescued Jews to be honored in Poland

Gal Gadot to portray a Polish Righteous Among the Nations

Israeli actress Gal Gadot is playing the role of Irena Sandler, who saved the lives of thousands of Jewish children during the Holocaust.

Gal Gadot to portray a Polish Righteous Among the Nations

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.

Jewish Foundation for the Righteous honors Poles who saved Jews

Woman who saved Jewish family from Holocaust dies at 102

Krystyna Danko, a Polish woman who saved her adoptive Jewish family from Holocaust dies at 102.

Woman who saved Jewish family from Holocaust dies at 102

Holocaust survivor buys medical bed for rescuer

Israeli Holocaust survivor helps buy $1,200 hospital bed for 102-year-old Polish rescuer.

Holocaust survivor buys medical bed for rescuer

Watch: Emotional ceremony at Yad Vashem

Dutch couple recognized as Righteous Among the Nations for hiding Jewish children during the Holocaust.

Watch: Emotional ceremony at Yad Vashemplayer

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.

Event honors Poles who risked their lives for Jews