The two pairs of Polish Jewish siblings met for the first time on Tuesday in Yad Vashem, although they had all been living in Israel.
Erik Ader, a former ambassador of the Netherlands to Norway, says the monument built on what used to be a Palestinian village is 'an abuse of Ader's memory' because of Israel's 'ethnic cleansing.'
26,000 gentiles have been honored for their efforts saving Jews during WWII. Israeli politicians' attempts to also laud heroic Jews has triggered a heated debate among Holocaust scholars and experts.
Israeli lawmakers want the Holocaust museum and memorial to give the same recognition to Jews who saved other Jews during the Holocaust as it does to non-Jews who did so.
Responding to Israeli Labor Party's Herzog invitation, Corbyn says schedule full, will send another party official instead; Labour's pro-Israel caucus says visit should have been a priority for Corbyn.
A teddy bear accompanied Fred Lessing in his wanderings from one hiding place to another during World War II and became a symbol after being loaned to Yad Vashem. Now the subject of a children’s book, Lessing reveals how he was persuaded to let someone else tell his story.
Israeli research institute says effort to forbid claims that Poles collaborated during Holocaust ‘makes Poland part of the anti-liberal movement picking up speed worldwide.’
Tech-crazed, smartphone-addicted Israelis hunt for monsters across the Holy Land, while the army enlists them to help preparedness in case of attack.
With his usual capacity for describing horrors of genocide and acts of compassion, historian Yair Auron presents the unknown story of Circassians who in 1942 saved Jewish youngsters from slaughter.