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New trend on TikTok with users playing Holocaust victims hurtful, Auschwitz museum says

Some videos are dangerously close or already beyond the border of trivialisation of history, the Auschwitz Memorial said on Twitter.

27 Aug 2020 1:26 PM

Family saved from Holocaust meet their saviour 75 years later

The Greek woman who hid a Jewish family from the Nazis during the Holocaust, met up with the survivors.

04 Nov 2019 12:34 PM

WWII relics to go on display in Holocaust Museum in Argentina

Nazi relics from secret hoard unveiled at Argentina's Holocaust Museum.

05 Oct 2019 3:37 PM

Famous Budapest synagogue to revive Jewish culture

Historic Budapest synagogue to reopen amid Jewish cultural revival.

20 Aug 2019 11:04 AM

Technology brings images of Holocaust survivors to life

The Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center has featured the survivors’ images in a special theatre.

14 Jan 2019 2:46 PM


Israel crowns 93-year-old as 'Miss Holocaust Survivor'

Some commentators and survivors worry that the event cheapens the memory of the 6 million Jews killed by the Nazis.

15 Oct 2018 10:49 AM

Facebook will remove rumours instigating violence

Facebook has struggled over the past year to tamp down the global spread of rumours and political misinformation.

20 Jul 2018 12:41 PM

Holocaust survivor Gena Turgel, consoler of Anne Frank, dies

It was in a hospital at Bergen-Belsen that Turgel cared for Anne Frank as the teenager was dying of typhus.

10 Jun 2018 10:48 AM

Israel's Holocaust museum appeals for artifacts as survivors dwindle

Many survivors leave items to the museum in their wills.

13 Apr 2018 9:58 AM

German doctor warns physicians: Never again partake in atrocities

German medical doctors used radiation to forcibly sterilize 7,200 disabled women in the mid-1930s.

14 Mar 2018 5:52 PM


The 'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' dies aged 96 before starting his prison sentence

He gained attention in 2005 as he described in job in interviews for proving to Holocaust deniers that the killings did take place.

13 Mar 2018 6:10 PM

Holocaust’s well-kept secret: Trove of Jewish documents revealed after years

The documents were discovered earlier in 2017 during a cleanout of the church that was used as a book repository during Soviet times.

22 Dec 2017 4:38 PM

Holocaust survivor reunites with newly discovered nephew

The rate of reunions has trickled significantly in recent years as elderly survivors have passed away.

20 Nov 2017 7:38 PM

Indonesian museum removes Nazi-themed exhibit after outrage

In January, a controversial Nazi-themed cafe in the western Javanese city of Bandung closed.

11 Nov 2017 2:02 PM

Papers thought lost in Holocaust go on display in US

A librarian in Lithuania hid the documents in a church basement to protect them from the Nazis during World War II.

25 Oct 2017 8:10 AM


Holocaust survivors may face an increased risk of cancer

Cancer was diagnosed in 22 percent of those who were granted compensation for suffering persecution during the war.

11 Jul 2017 9:20 PM

Sirens, silence as Israel remembers Holocaust

Drivers exited their cars and buses ground to a halt, while students at schools marked the two minutes of silence.

25 Apr 2017 2:52 AM

Jessica Chaistain's film on couple who saved Jews to premiere in Poland

Chastain, along with actor Daniel Bruhl, director Niki Caro and others, will attend a gala screening on Tuesday.

07 Mar 2017 5:58 PM

95-year-old Holocaust survivor under same roof as Nazi descendant

Stern said sharing his house, with a kin of the very people who forced him from his childhood home, felt like ‘an act of justice.’

03 Mar 2017 6:53 PM

Stop selling literature that denies Holocaust: Israel to Amazon

Yad Vashem's director of libraries, Robert Rozett has offered his assistance to Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos to ‘curb the spread of hatred’.

26 Feb 2017 8:34 PM