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Argentina’s Parliament honors citizens who fought Nazis

Argentina’s Parliament honors citizens who fought Nazis

The 17 remaining survivors of the original 5,000 volunteers received the tribute and a certificate during last week’s ceremony.JTA, 14/09/2018 17:13
UK ignored rise of anti-Semitism in WWII, documents show

UK ignored rise of anti-Semitism in WWII, documents show

Newly-released documents show British authorities ignored massive increase in anti-Semitism in UK during World War II.JTA, 29/08/2018 07:57
The July 1938 Conference that sealed the fate of European Jewry

The July 1938 Conference that sealed the fate of European Jewry

The Evian Conference on Jewish refugees from Nazism gave Hitler the green light to implement the Final Solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/07/2018 10:19
Jerry Yellin, pilot of last combat mission of WW2, dies at 93

Jerry Yellin, pilot of last combat mission of WW2, dies at 93

'Last fighter pilot' passes away 72 years after leading final mission over Japan in World WAR 2.JTA, 26/12/2017 16:57
Germany rejects Polish call for more WWII reparations

Germany rejects Polish call for more WWII reparations

Agreement made in 1953 remains binding, German official says.AFP, 08/09/2017 15:12
Warsaw residents join Shabbat dinner to mark anniversary of WW2

Warsaw residents join Shabbat dinner to mark anniversary of WW2

Jews, non-Jews join together to mark anniversary of Nazi invasion of Poland.JTA, 03/09/2017 20:38
World War II bomb forces evacuation of 60,000 in Frankfurt

World War II bomb forces evacuation of 60,000 in Frankfurt

Massive evacuation planned after construction workers find unexploded British bomb from World War II .Tzvi Lev, 31/08/2017 15:29
Unexploded WWII bomb found at nuclear power plant

Unexploded WWII bomb found at nuclear power plant

Bomb squad called in after bomb dropped by US on Japan during WWII found on premises of Fukushima nuclear power plant.David Rosenberg, 11/08/2017 14:49
Watch how one WWII Veteran tricked 15,000 German soldiers

Watch how one WWII Veteran tricked 15,000 German soldiers

Captain T. Moffat Burris recalls how he and his two-man army tricked an entire German Panzer Corps to surrender to him in 1945.Mordechai Sones, 16/07/2017 12:43
Poland's WWII museum gets caught in political crosshairs

Poland's WWII museum gets caught in political crosshairs

Critics slam Polish WWII museum for neglecting 'Polish perspective' on war.AFP, 30/01/2017 11:48
Croatian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial over whitewashing

Croatian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial over whitewashing

Croatian Jewish community to boycott country's Holocaust memorial in protest against whitewashing of World War 2 regime's crimes.AFP, 23/01/2017 19:58
Soldier who protected 200 American-Jewish POWs to be awarded

Soldier who protected 200 American-Jewish POWs to be awarded

An American POW who protected 200 American-Jewish POWs during World War II will be posthumously honored.JTA, 24/11/2016 22:44