On 70th anniversary of Sobibor uprising, Holocaust survivor's granddaughter arrives in Israel bearing the shirt he wore.
The genetic analysis traced the lineage of many Ashkenazi Jews to four maternal founders in Europe.
Came to Israel from Poland as a child, wrote for Haaretz for past 20 years after working for Maariv, Hadashot.
The German capital lures Israelis. But if you stay too long, you'll find cheap housing is far from the city center, the nightlife gets stale and the chill of the winter will have you miss the Israeli heat waves.
Reacting to the finance minister's tirade about Israelis leaving their homeland for Berlin, the German ambassador to Israel says the migration isn't permanent.
Syrian president is quoted by German weekly Der Spiegel as saying, 'We all make mistakes.'
Ita Kalish broke away from her Hasidic Polish family in the 1920s and went on to lead a secular, independent life in pre-state Israel. Before she died, she set the record straight about abandoning her child.
'As a historian, I wrote in such a way that it could not be known that I took part in the events,' Israel Gutman, who survived three concentration camps, once said.
Dr. Mohamed Helmy hid Jews when the deportations from Berlin began, even though he himself was discriminated against by the Nazis.
Her voice echoes as a warning to us all – facing a tyrant who murdered children with chemical arms, says Israeli president.