Germany will transfer $200 million to survivors still living in the former Soviet Union.
Head of the Central Council of Jews in Germany condemned the statement: 'The SPD is cooperating with a terror organization that calls for hatred against Jews. The party should be ashamed of itself.'
Nicknamed 'Tank Hunter,' Feller was awarded the Medal of Valor for his actions in the 1948 War of Independence. Later, he developed patents that revolutionized agriculture.
On same night as anti-Semitic incident, more than 1,000 people march in a lantern-lit procession against racism and right-extremism.
Kantor to serve four more years as leader of European Jewry, receiving 73 percent of the votes.
Uncovering some heartfelt letters, the children of a Holocaust survivor want to add a new - and tragic - inscription to their mother's grave: "...On their way to the Land of Israel."
At a ceremony marking the 60th anniversary of the death of Israel's first president Chaim Weizmann, historians recall the consummate politician who spun dreams into reality.
Assaf Gavron's 2006 novel 'Croc Attack!' depicts Israel during the terror attacks a decade ago. It's the author's third book to be translated into German.
For first time, Israel participates in international photography contest; 6,000 Israeli photographs are among over 360,000 shots from all over the world.
The world's most famous Holocaust survivor, Elie Wiesel, paid a lightning visit to Israel this week to claim yet another award. At 84, he still has many plans, including writing a book with Barack Obama.