This Day in Jewish History 1918: Anti-Jewish Pogroms End in Poland

In three days of violence following the declaration of Polish statehood in 1918, the army terrorized thousands of Jews, killing 150.

On November 23, 1918, three days of anti-Jewish pogroms came to an end in Lemberg, in eastern Galicia (today Lviv, Poland). During the unrest, the city’s...