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Long-lost Hitler painting discovered?

Long-lost Hitler painting discovered?

The unique painting said to be by Nazi leader shows the old Vienna fortifications and is signed “A. Hitler”.Tzvi Lev, 30/11/2017 20:04
75 Years: Pearl Harbor and the Jewish Question

75 Years: Pearl Harbor and the Jewish Question

The surprise Japanese attack on the US led to tremendous upheavals – on both international and personal levels.Hillel Fendel, 08/12/2016 15:08
WWII vet reunited with survivor he liberated

WWII vet reunited with survivor he liberated

Sid Shafner and Marcel Levy forged a close friendship after Shafner liberated Dachau concentration camp, but the two lost touch for decades.Ari Soffer, 18/05/2016 10:41
German Jew-turned US spy against the Nazis, dies

German Jew-turned US spy against the Nazis, dies

Frederick Mayer, who fled Nazi Germany, risked his life posing as a German officer after parachuting back seven years later.JTA, 24/04/2016 09:57
‘No cure for anti-Semite, he is born with it’

‘No cure for anti-Semite, he is born with it’

Jewish World War II veterans receive homage during International Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony.Shoshana Miskin, 28/01/2016 20:48
UK Museum: Anti-Nazi Jewish Brigade 'Terrorists'

UK Museum: Anti-Nazi Jewish Brigade 'Terrorists'

London's Imperial War Museum removes offensive display, which labeled legendary Jewish Brigade fighters 'terrorists.'Ari Soffer, 22/09/2015 12:37
Knesset Dedicates Torah for Jewish WW2 Veterans

Knesset Dedicates Torah for Jewish WW2 Veterans

In rare and beautiful show of Jewish unity, MKs, leaders from across the spectrum dedicate Torah to Jews who fell fighting Nazism.Ari Soffer, 09/06/2015 22:33
Hitler's Secret Champagne Stash Found in Saxony

Hitler's Secret Champagne Stash Found in Saxony

Cognac found in cellars six stories under historic villa, restaurant owner reveals find to European newspapers.Tova Dvorin, 05/06/2015 08:10
France Honors Four Nazi Resistance Fighters

France Honors Four Nazi Resistance Fighters

Fighters to be inducted into the Pantheon mausoleum in honor of the 70th anniversary of the war's end.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2015 20:20
Japan Defends UNESCO Plan for Kamikaze Letters

Japan Defends UNESCO Plan for Kamikaze Letters

A party of history, or glorifying the brutality of war? Letters from Japanese pilots cause uproar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 13/05/2015 17:15
Europe, US Mark 70 Since Allies 'Saved the World'

Europe, US Mark 70 Since Allies 'Saved the World'

Ceremonies held throughout Europe and in US to remember World War II victory, warn of modern threats of evil.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/05/2015 14:12
Rivlin Honors 1.5 Million 'Jewish Heroes' of WW2

Rivlin Honors 1.5 Million 'Jewish Heroes' of WW2

Rivlin speaks at ceremony marking 70 years since end of war, tells Jewish veterans they connected Jewish warriors past and future.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/05/2015 22:56
Prosor to UN: Islamists are Today's Nazis

Prosor to UN: Islamists are Today's Nazis

Israeli ambassador says at 70th anniversary of WWII's end that Islamists as dangerous as Nazis, 'Jewish lives can't be entrusted to others.'Ari Yashar, 06/05/2015 13:12
Resistance Fighter 'Waiting to Die' at Dachau

Resistance Fighter 'Waiting to Die' at Dachau

Clement Quentin retells the horrors of being a Nazi guinea pig ahead of 70th anniversary ceremony of its liberation this Sunday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2015 16:20
Hollande Warns the Holocaust 'Could Yet Return'

Hollande Warns the Holocaust 'Could Yet Return'

Ceremonies in Germany, Croatia and France death camps recall the genocidal horrors, warn that the 'fight has not ended.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/04/2015 19:45
Robert Wolfe: The Holocaust History 'Warrior'

Robert Wolfe: The Holocaust History 'Warrior'

The passing of chief archivist of Nazi crimes is also the end of an era.Edwin Black, 24/12/2014 16:45
Czech MP: Church was a Partner in the Holocaust

Czech MP: Church was a Partner in the Holocaust

Czech MP causes storm after accusing the Catholic Church of agreeing to massacre of Jews, helping Nazis escape justice.Nissan Tsur and Ari Soffer, 22/06/2014 00:00
Hungarian Town Won't Honor Anti-Semitic Dictator

Hungarian Town Won't Honor Anti-Semitic Dictator

Far-right Jobbik party had fronted campaign to name part of Gyomro's town square after Nazi-Allied leader; Mayor issues apology.AFP, 27/05/2014 19:21
'English Schindler' to Receive Czech Award at 105

'English Schindler' to Receive Czech Award at 105

British hero saved Jewish children from the Nazis, remained quiet over the lifesaving mission for 50 years.AFP, 19/05/2014 20:11
A Jewish Rennaissance in Krakow

A Jewish Rennaissance in Krakow

'Israel Days in Krakow' bring in the crowds as students take pride in their Jewish identity.Nissan Tzur, 12/05/2014 11:28
US Army Cut To Smallest Since Pre-World War II

US Army Cut To Smallest Since Pre-World War II

New budget has army at smallest size since 1940, shunning traditional wisdom to prepare for two simultaneous conventional war fronts.Ari Yashar, 24/02/2014 19:41
One Word for Six Million Souls

One Word for Six Million Souls

Arutz Sheva radio host's poignant new book memorializing the 6 million Jewish Holocaust victims has caught international attention.Ben Bresky & Josh Hasten, 23/02/2014 14:22
Senior General: US in Greatest Danger Since 30s

Senior General: US in Greatest Danger Since 30s

Senior analyst Gen. McInerney warns that US is in comparable danger to pre-WWII period, specifically from Russian and Iranian hegemonies.Ari Yashar& Orli Harari, 22/11/2013 12:55
Finland Apologizes for 1938 Anti-Semitism

Finland Apologizes for 1938 Anti-Semitism

In a small but symbolic gesture, Finnish Amateur Athletic Association apologizes for unfairly denying Jewish athlete's 1938 victory.Ari Soffer, 20/09/2013 11:35
Hitler's Bodyguard Dies

Hitler's Bodyguard Dies

Rochus Misch, last surviving witness of Adolf Hitler's final days, dies aged 96.Arutz Sheva, 07/09/2013 21:40