Amid backlash, Netanyahu speaks with Polish PM

'I told him there’s no basis for this comparison, between the act of Poles and the acts of Jews during the Holocaust.'Tzvi Lev, Sunday, 5:48 PM

Israel nixes Poland trip following 'Jewish perpetrators' claim

After Polish PM claims 'Jewish perpetrators' also responsible for Holocaust, Israel cancels planned trips for National Service volunteers.Nitsan Keidar, Sunday, 5:34 PM

'Most Polish collaborators acted out of greed or pure hate'

Poles helped Nazis out of greed or pure hate, Jews helped Nazis to save their lives or others' lives, 'From the Depths' chairman says.Jonny Daniels, Saturday, 10:18 PM

PM Netanyahu: Polish PM's words are 'outrageous'

MKs from Israel's right, left condemn Polish PM Morawiecki's claim that Holocaust included 'Jewish perpetrators.'Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 9:33 PM

Polish PM claims there were 'Jewish perpetrators' in Holocaust

Polish PM 'defends' Holocaust bill by claiming there were 'Jewish perpetrators' in Holocaust, says law won't see blaming Poles as criminal.AFP, Arutz Sheva Staff, Saturday, 7:07 PM

Ukrainian monument to Jewish Holocaust victims vandalized

Swastika, SS symbols painted on monument honoring Jews killed in Ukraine during the HolocaustJTA, Thursday, 7:47 PM

New exhibit to highlight lives of Holocaust refugees in Shanghai

Orthodox Jews in WWII Shanghai: New exhibit reveals stories of rescue, refuge, and rebirth during the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, Thursday, 5:04 PM

France returns paintings to heirs of Jews who fled Nazis

French government transfers 16th century paintings to descendants of Jews forced to flee Europe in World War II.JTA, Tuesday, 10:54 PM

Polish official: Jews ashamed of passivity during Holocaust

Advisor to Polish president claims Israeli opposition to Holocaust censorship law due to 'feelings of shame at Jewish passivity.'JTA, 2/11/2018, 9:29 PM

Merkel won't comment on Polish law

German Chancellor declines comment Polish law imposing jail terms for suggesting the country was complicit in the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 2/11/2018, 4:09 AM

This Holocaust survivor visits Auschwitz with Israeli students

Eva Lavi, the youngest Schindler's list survivor is still telling her story.JTA, 2/10/2018, 9:23 PM

Rivlin praises plans for memorial to honor Babi Yar victims

Israeli President Rivlin meets the Babi Yar Holocaust Memorial Center delegation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 7:09 PM

March of the Living will proceed despite Poland's Holocaust law

'Now, as much as ever, we believe our mission is of the utmost importance.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/8/2018, 2:18 PM

Polish president to sign Holocaust bill

Polish president says he will sign bill forbidding linking Poland to crimes of Holocaust, but will refer it for judicial review.JTA, 2/6/2018, 1:57 PM

Leader of Holocaust survivor community dies at 94

Sam Bloch, a Zionist and a leader of the Holocaust survivor community, dies at 94.JTA, 2/5/2018, 10:29 PM

Poland gets back at Bennett

Poland penalizes Education Minister for statement in which he tells Poles 'the past can not be rewritten'; upcoming state visit cancelled.Yoni Kempinski, Warsaw, 2/5/2018, 10:06 PM

Watch: Polish Prime Minister speaks to Arutz Sheva

Poland's PM reaches out to Jews and friends of Israel in special interview; 'Would offend survivors to mix perpetrators with victims.'Yoni Kempinski - Warsaw, 2/5/2018, 7:53 PM

Special: Polish Prime Minister hosts Israeli journalists

In special gesture, Polish PM spends 2 hours with Arutz 7 and Israeli journalists to deliver conciliatory message to Israel and world Jewry.Yoni Kempinski/Mordechai Sones, 2/5/2018, 7:22 PM

Germany finally recognizes Algerian Jewish Holocaust survivors

25,000 North African Jewish Holocaust survivors now eligible for Holocaust compensation from Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2018, 11:09 AM

Bennett plans Poland visit to challenge Holocaust law

Education Minister to travel to Poland, vows to 'speak the truth' about Polish crimes against Jews during the Holocaust.Uzi Baruch, 2/5/2018, 10:50 AM

'The mass murders were carried out by our country'

German Foreign Minister says Poland can rely on his country to condemn distortions of history regarding the Nazi camps.Elad Benari, 2/4/2018, 5:48 AM

New French film raises ghosts of Nazi medical horrors

New documentary from Dr. Michel Cymes explores Nazi 'medical experiments,' tries to show how the victims would have felt.AFP, 2/3/2018, 11:44 PM

'Hold the March of the Living in Ukraine instead of Poland'

Chief rabbi of Ukraine wants Holocaust program moved to his country to punish Poland.JTA, 2/3/2018, 6:37 PM

Coco Schumann, jazz legend and survivor, dies at 93

He played at the entrance to Auschwitz, horror mingling with the music, later playing with Dietrich and Fitzgerald. The Jewish People lives.Rochel Sylvetsky, 2/2/2018, 10:22 AM

Smoke grenade thrown into Holocaust lecture in Ukraine

Man wearing ski mask hurls smoke grenade into bookstore hosting lecture on the Holocaust in Lviv.JTA, 2/2/2018, 9:26 AM

Polish PM: We understand Israel's emotions

Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki addresses controversial bill, stresses Poland will not limit freedom to debate the Holocaust.Elad Benari, 2/2/2018, 3:44 AM

Payback: straw, stone, lead and the Poles

The Parsha and Current Events series.Rabbi Nachman Kahana, 2/1/2018, 10:10 PM

US chides Poland over controversial Holocaust law

Polish Holocaust rhetoric bill may have ‘repercussions’ for international relations, US embassy warns.JTA, 2/1/2018, 4:18 PM

Foreign Ministry: No law can change the facts

Israel's Foreign Ministry slams newly-passed Polish law criminalizing mention of Poland's role in the genocide.Nitsan Keidar, 2/1/2018, 1:24 PM

Polish TV host: Just call them 'Jewish camps'

Polish TV host makes light of debate on death camps, jokes they should be called “Jewish camps”.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 6:16 AM

Polish Senate approves controversial Holocaust bill

Polish senators approve bill making it illegal to suggest Poland was responsible for Nazi atrocities. President must now sign it into law.Elad Benari, 2/1/2018, 3:18 AM

Polish spokeswoman: 'We were Holocaust victims'

'Poland has never done anything that could hurt another country; we were the victims of World War II.'Mordechai Sones, 1/31/2018, 4:58 PM

'There's a reason why Germany built its death camps in Poland'

Emergence of Polish hidden Jews proves Poland's anti-Semitic past, NGO says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/30/2018, 2:57 PM

Polish President says country didn't take part in Holocaust

Poland's President: Individual Poles took actions against Jews but there was no institutionalized participation by Poland in the Holocaust.Ben Ariel, 1/30/2018, 3:36 AM

Ex-London mayor on Iranian TV for Holocaust Remembrance Day

Ken Livingstone, ex-Mayor of London and member of Labour Party, appears on Iranian state TV, claims Zionist movement colluded with Hitler.JTA, 1/29/2018, 3:24 PM

No more trips to Poland for high school students?

Youth group leader calls to end organized trips to Poland, due to concerns for guides' and participants' safety.Ido Ben Porat, 1/29/2018, 11:09 AM

'No tolerance for Holocaust denial, Polish law must be changed'

Netanyahu blasts Polish bill banning mention of Polish complicity with Nazis during Holocaust. 'Zero tolerance for revisionism.'David Rosenberg, 1/28/2018, 6:33 PM

'How did I manage to escape from the Nazis and survive?'

Veteran reporter, Sylvain Brachfeld, gives his firsthand account of how he survived the Holocaust in Belgium.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/28/2018, 6:05 PM

Hotovely warns against Poland's 'slippery slope'

Deputy Foreign Minister to Arutz Sheva: Polish desire to shake off responsibility for its part in the Holocaust must be stopped.Shimon Cohen, 1/28/2018, 3:03 PM

Polish PM: Auschwitz-Birkenau is not a Polish name

Poland's Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki responds to controversy over bill to outlaw mention of Polish involvement in Holocaust.Elad Benari, 1/28/2018, 1:43 AM

Saudi-based Muslim body rejects Holocaust denial

Leader of Muslim World League says history is impartial, Holocaust denial is a crime.JTA, 1/27/2018, 11:48 PM

Polish legislation 'a slap in the face,' European rabbi says

European Jewish Association leader slams Polish bill to outlaw mention of involvement in Holocaust, says it harms righteous Poles.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/27/2018, 10:32 PM

PM Netanyahu slams Polish law: History cannot be changed

PM Netanyahu, Pres. Rivlin, and MKs slam Poland for new bill to jail those who mention Poland's role in the Holocaust.Chana Roberts, 1/27/2018, 8:06 PM

In the US, rising number of Holocaust survivors live in poverty

One third of American Holocaust survivors live in poverty, aid group says.JTA, 1/27/2018, 6:57 PM

Why the Holocaust does not fade away

The promotion of a new Holocaust is not a distortion category in the strictest sense of the word, even though the two are relatedDr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 1/26/2018, 3:10 PM

This Jewish man saved hundreds of Jews from the Nazis

B'nai B'rith confers Jewish Rescuers Citation on 98-year-old who saved hundreds of escaping Jews from the Nazis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2018, 11:05 AM

Finland to probe troops’ alleged role in the Holocaust

Finland will investigate evidence suggesting that soldiers of its army were involved in murdering Jews during the Holocaust.JTA, 1/24/2018, 4:31 PM

​​​​​​​French broadcaster blasted for prime-time Holocaust joke

French lawyer slams media for disallowing jokes about women but allowing a woman to make jokes about the Holocaust.JTA, 1/22/2018, 7:48 AM

The 'Never Again' state of Israel

Attempts to marginalize the Holocaust and compare it to the genocides of other peoples are used to delegitimize the establishment of the Jewish State and its message to the world: Never Again. Stanley Zir, 1/20/2018, 10:04 PM

Austrian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial if FP ministers attend

Jewish leader says community will not attend Austria's Holocaust memorial ceremony if lawmakers from far-right Freedom Party are present.JTA, 1/16/2018, 8:57 PM

Japanese PM pays tribute to 'Japanese Schindler'

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visits memorial to Chiune Sugihara, who saved 6,000 European Jews from the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/15/2018, 3:35 AM

A new twist for academic Holocaust distorters

Prof. Charny: Jews and Israelis are also among the leaders of the minimization of the Holocaust and there is nothing more beloved to academics. A Jew, any Jew, particularly any Israeli Jew – willing to join in [can] count on a standing ovation.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 1/6/2018, 7:42 PM

Dutch Holocaust survivor to pay taxes on forced labor pension

Dutch tax authority demands Holocaust survivor pay tax on pension stipend for forced child labor.JTA, 1/5/2018, 8:38 AM

Israeli author Aharon Appelfeld dies at 85

Holocaust survivor and award-winning novelist Aharon Appelfeld dies in Israel at 85.AFP, 1/4/2018, 2:13 PM

Nazi-Zionist cooperation medal offered at auction

Items from Holocaust period to be sold at special auction on eve of Tenth of Tevet fast.Mordechai Sones, 12/26/2017, 7:34 PM

Jewish trove hidden from Nazis, Soviets gives up its secrets

Documents dating back to 18th century allow readers to 'reconstruct Jewish life before the Holocaust,' Jewish History professor says.AFP, 12/23/2017, 10:17 PM

Despite agreement, Mormons continue posthumously baptizing Jews

Mormons are baptizing Holocaust victims, Lubavitcher rebbe and celebrities, researcher says.JTA, 12/23/2017, 6:11 PM