04.30.2016 | 22 Nisan, 5776
Hamas: 'There will be an explosion' unless Israel lifts Gaza blockade
Two Palestinian teens attempt to stab IDF soldier at West Bank checkpoint
Palestinians clash with IDF forces as Jewish worshipers visit Joseph’s Tomb
Exclusive: Israeli envoy slams Austria’s hosting of Palestinian hijacker terrorist
IDF soldier who shot subdued Palestinian driven by 'twisted ideology'
Palestine, ISIS flags banned from Eurovision song contest
In Depth: ZAKA founder explains why Haredim entering the workforce is a Torah value
NYT: Israel denies waiting for Obama successor to strike defense aid deal
Gal-On endorses Berko to head key Knesset panel
Mimouna all night long
Katz: We can’t count on US at UN
Music maestro Zubin Mehta remains young at heart
ISRAELI OPERA Gounod: Romeo and Juliet TA Opera House, April 18
Dining: A roadside attraction
J’lem wraps up first place and home court in postseason
Rajkovic suspended following Sakhnin brawl
Tensions run amok as Mac TA, Sakhnin brawl in rematch
Sinai Says: New horizons open up for Casspi following breakthrough season
Your investments: Omer and building wealth
COLUMN ONE: Defeating Hamas in America
Israel’s economy: Reasons to be cheerful – and some for concern
MIDDLE ISRAEL: Should we visit Auschwitz?
Terror victims' kin have no right to sue Iran in US courts, Zarif says
Fragile economy forces Iran's top leaders to form alliance
From petrol to pesco: ISIS turns to 'non-traditional' terror funding
Italy nabs four suspected in ISIS plot to attack Israeli embassy, Vatican
Analysis: The limits of the Iran-Russia alliance
Report: Iran looks to deploy Hamas in the battle to liberate Mosul from ISIS
VIDEO: ISIS forces withdraw from strategic town under Assad’s protection
Boston-area men charged in ISIS-inspired beheading plot against police
UK Labor leader announces new initiatives to curb anti-Semitism within party
Chelsea soccer club warns fans against anti-Semitism before Tottenham match
After claiming Hitler was Zionist, ex-London mayor refuses to back down
'I'm ashamed I did nothing to stop injustice,' ex-Nazi SS officer says
How much money is the life of the world's richest Jew worth?
Rx for Readers: Attending to hygiene in geriatric homes
Country feels heat, wildfires break out in Jerusalem, Galilee
Tech Talk: Start in Germany
Haifa and NY researchers collaborate on treatment for two deadly cancers
TA pub fined NIS 50,000 in anti-tobacco suit
Optical guide will keep orthopedic procedures on target
Something strange in the air at Haifa Earth Day
Nation celebrates spring festival at natural wonders
‘Israel needs to invest in Negev, Galilee for future population hike’
In 5 years, driverless cars based on Israel's Mobileye tech
TECH TALK: Women's Empowerment
Country’s young computer innovators create apps at HackTrack TLV
'Ban anyone from Middle East - but not Israelis,' says US Senate candidate
Journalist hit with anti-Semitic hate mail after profile on Trump's wife
US Republican Cruz names Fiorina as running mate
Trump on foreign policy: Iran deal allowed it to become a 'great power' at Israel's expense
VIDEO: A 'Hassidic Jew' and 'devout Muslim' walk the streets of New York
This week in 60 seconds: Priestly blessings and religious brawls
Grapevine: Finally, a family center
Just Torah: Passover: A means – not an end in itself
Briefing: The Democratic showdown on Israel
Podcast: Is Bibi the worst option except all the rest?
Briefing: Bernie Sanders, Monica Lewinsky, and an uneventful cyber attack
Exclusive: Some Trump Vodka, popular as kosher for Passover spirit, may not be kosher
WATCH: Superman's got nothing on Israel!
Can you match the President to his opposing candidate?
Animals are just the best.
Can you solve this riddle?
Peace train building up steam
Hezbollah at a crossroad
A survivor’s story
A year after quake, Israelis still helping Nepal recover
Necessary Stories: Grasping at the void
Trees for grandchildren
Bellicose culture mogul
In the heart of Africa
Veterans: Comic timing
Books: Seeing God’s face
Books: Between tribalism and universalism
Hot off the Arab press
A musical journey back to the Holy Temple
Hello, goodbye Jerusalem
This week in Jerusalem
Seen by engagement
Turning the (Seder) tables
‘Seas’ the day
Worn out with your workout?
The secret of the lost color
הַצַלָמִים – יְרוּשָלַיִם בְּעֵינֵי צַלָמֶיהָ
Palestinian Christians slam PA for refusal to recognize Easter
Orthodox Christians mark Palm Sunday at Jerusalem church
Israeli brewery resurrects beer recipe from time of Jesus
A different Passover Seder
Eurovision Contestants Plant Trees in Israel
KKL-JNF and The Italian State Forestry Corps Sign a Memorandum
Cornerstone Ceremony for ANZAC Museum in Beersheba
The 19th Walk for Water: Touring the Desert, Loving Israel
A Tree Avenue for the Mashabim Air Force Base in the Negev
Greek President Plants Olive Tree in Jerusalem Grove of Nations
Italian Environment Minister Discovers Negev Agriculture
Kenyan President Plants an Olive Tree in Jerusalem
Italy-Israel Friendship Tree Planted in Italian Ambassador’s Garden
Hugging a Tree? Beware of the Pine Processionary Caterpillar!
UN World Water Day 2016: Better Water, Better Jobs
International Forest Day 2016: Saying Thank You to the Trees
US Forestry Service Shares Remote Sensing Tech with Israel
JNF USA & Alexander Muss High School in Israel
Both Receive Charity Navigator's Highest Rating
First-Ever Birthright Israel Trip for Jewish Law Enforcement Announced
90 Year-old Giuditta Matalon Embraces the Children of Israel
Peonies and Pineapples in the Negev Desert
An Interview with Israel Prize Winner Prof. Yossi Katz
Arava Open Day 2016
The Acacia Tree Stars in the Arava Ecosystem
Appeasement for Peace?
Just look at Miriam now
It's The Jews Fault, They Could Have Prevented WWII!....
Until the new study, there have been inconsistent results in research of the psychological aftermath of the Holocaust.
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Reinhold Hanning is being charged by a German court with being an accessory to the murder of at least 170,000 people.
Draft law easily cleared upper house of parliament last week and will go to a final vote next Wednesday in the lower house, legislators say.
Gray was found in the swimming pool of his second home in Ciney, Belgium, but officials said no foul play was suspected, British media reported.
Jasenovac, east of the capital Zagreb, is notorious for mass killings of Jews, Serbs, gypsies and anti-fascist Croats under the Ustashe government.
Malia Bouattia, National Union of Student's first black Muslim woman president, was elected on the same day the Union argued against an amendment for campuses to commemorate the Holocaust.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
Romanian watchdog group on anti-Semitism said it was worried by the mayoral candidacy of Marian Munteanu who said local Jews lied for money about the number of brethren killed in Holocaust.
Jan Tomasz Gross is a Jewish Polish-born history professor based at Princeton University.
"This is a happy day," says Austria's culture minister.
“I lived for tomorrow. I was always positive,” he said.
Over 900 files related to the program have this far been released, illustrating what the paper characterized as an overly strict process which excluded many who suffered under the Nazi regime.
By SAM SOKOL
Israel’s honorary consul in Rio protested the comparison, which he called “miserable.”
Kertesz won the Nobel Prize for works the judges said portrayed the Nazi death camps as "the ultimate truth" about how low human beings could fall.
Documents show that out of 4,206 applicants, less than a quarter (1,015) received benefits.
Germany is holding what are likely to be its last trials linked to the Holocaust, in which more than six million people, mostly Jews, were killed by the Nazis.
Poland's president spoke of anti-Semitism as not only hateful to Jews, but also disrespectful to the memory of those who risked their lives to save them.
Sir Nicholas Winton rescued 669 Jewish children from Europe in 1939 shortly before the outbreak of the Holocaust.
By JEREMY SHARON
Pontiff's July visit will make him the third head of the Catholic Church to make a pilgrimage to the infamous death camp
Once a week, Gerhard Baader arrives to temporary shelters housing migrants in Berlin and teaches German to refugees from Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan.
The film, which was partly financed by the Claims Conference, claimed the prize at the annual Oscar ceremony Sunday night in Los Angeles.
Naming flap exposes issues with dealing with Holocaust memory.
Georgetown also announced that as of Feb. 29, its Program for Jewish Civilization will be renamed the Center for Jewish Civilization.
Decision to cancel March event partially devoted to women survivor of the Holocaust comes after whirlwind of criticism over involvement of Hedy Epstein.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Efraim Zuroff of the Simon Wiesenthal Center called on Austria's parliament to disinvite Hedy Epstein.
The Auschwitz Museum has released an app with the aim to educate against phrases that would imply Polish responsibility for the Holocaust.
Ukrainians have previously come under fire for ‘whitewashing’ Babi Yar plans.
The Genocide Center has given the government a list containing 2,055 names of supposed perpetrators but Vilnius neither published it nor made any attempt to investigate the people concerned.
Former guard Reinhold Hanning, 94, is on trial in western Germany.
While Hanning admitted to his guard duties in a statement to the prosecution, he denied involvement in mass killings.
Prosecutors in Graz initiated criminal proceedings against author of article in far-right magazine on accusations of Holocaust denial and inciting hatred, but later dropped the case.
Ukrainian gov't is facing allegations that it's engaging in historical revisionism following announcement of plans to revamp massacre site to generic symbol rather than emblem of Holocaust.
Whenever people try to call attention to something they consider evil, they use the word "holocaust."
By BERNARD DICHEK
State museum on genocide says will try to publish book this year naming local Nazi collaborators.
According to local media, statement - which caused a firestorm on news websites and social media for failing to mention Jews in reference to Nazi genocide - was an incorrect draft issued in error.
Participants in the program, typically high school students, walk the 3-kilometer path from Auschwitz to Birkenau on Holocaust Remembrance Day before touring the Nazi death factory.
The program plans to take American students to Rwanda with survivors of the Holocaust and to the sites of the Nazi atrocities in Eastern Europe.
She drew comparisons between the tepid international response to the refugee crisis and that of Nazi Germany.
In 2000 Italy became one of the first countries to establish January 27, the date of the liberation of Auschwitz by the Red Army, as a national day of remembrance.
In taped message marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day, PM says that anti-Semitism – “the oldest and most enduring hatred” – has not died.
By HERB KEINON
Jews across Germany are hiding their identity when volunteering at refugee shelters for fear of reprisals.
The 11th Tehran International Cartoon Biennial, which is sponsored by the municipal authorities in the Iranian capital, will focus on cartoons depicting the Holocaust.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
“Having my father relate his story to the nations of the world at the hall I know so well, with my children listening in the audience, symbolizes to me his ultimate victory,” said David Roet.
Last week, the Vatican issued a statement saying the memorial day “calls for a universal and ever deeper respect for the dignity of every person,” Radio Vatican reported.
The "Art from the Holocaust" show features 100 works from Yad Vashem; of the 50 artists featured in the exhibition, 24 were killed by the Nazis.
499 pieces were determined to have a questionable history.
BBC documentary released on film includes behind-the-scenes footage of production.
Participants will include Ayelet Shaked, Alan Dershowitz, and former ICC prosecutor Luis Moreno Ocampo.
The robot also tweeted its support for genocide against Mexicans and said it “hates n—–s,” according to the International Business Times.
The affair which is Europe’s only annual event by Waffen SS vets, drew a handful of counter-protesters from Latvia’s Jewish community and anti-fascist activists.
Government: Name is misleading because it suggests the country was responsible for Holocaust- era camps on Polish territory.
As part of International Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Reuven Rivlin will host an event in which some of the key players in the Mossad operation will participate.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The film tells the tale of how a Jewish "Sonderkommando" death camp worker finds a corpse he thinks is his son's and decides to bury him.
Zionist Union MK Zouheir Bahloul is scheduled to speak at an alternative Holocaust remembrance ceremony in Tel Aviv.
By RUTI ZUARETZ / MA'ARIV
According to the Welfare Ministry there are currently 194,468 survivors living in Israel.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
The stipend paid by the company to survivors from this fund is NIS 2,700 every quarter.
The principal of Herzliya Hebrew Gymnasium in Tel Aviv told Army Radio that the trips to Poland were becoming “social occasions rather than learning experiences.”
Yisrael Kristal, a resident of Haifa who survived Auschwitz, was handed a certificate by the Guinness World Records.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JEREMY SHARON
Hundred pay last respects to leader of revolt at Nazi death camp, who died Friday at age 93.
Epstein, who has likened Israel to Nazi Germany, is the only Jewish guest slated to speak at the event, scheduled to take place March 8.
Decision to compensate the group, of over children who left Poland for Russia in 1939, had been handed down in May 2014 in favor of 62 survivors by the Tel Aviv District Court.
By YONAH JEREMY BOB
The Secretary-General pointed out that the UN organized over 120 Holocaust remembrance events in 36 countries in the past year.
Even in comity, profound differences are evident in how each administration views the world.
By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
Tibi tells 'Post' Holocaust denial is wrong and unjustified.
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
The JNF-KKL B’nai Mitzva Remembrance Wall allows Diaspora teens to forge a direct link with the lives of young people murdered in the Holocaust.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Ban also addressed the ongoing conflict in Syria and said it is “the worst humanitarian crisis of our time.”
"Anti-Semitism is on the rise, we cannot deny it," the president said during a historic address at Israel's embassy honoring the Righteous Among the Nations.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
The campaign, "Give a hand to Holocaust Survivors," aims to increase awareness of the plight of survivors and was launched ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
According to Israel’s ambassador, Ron Dermer, this will be the first time that Yad Vashem will stage an event honoring the Righteous Among the Nations in the United States.
Officers from the Israel Police and the Anti-Trust Authority arrested nine suspects on Monday morning and seized a number of bank accounts of suspects believed linked to the alleged scam.
By BEN HARTMAN
One woman’s endeavor to discover the names of her young relatives murdered in the Holocaust.
By SHULA KOPF
Eva Adler experienced great loss during the Holocaust, but her passion and ‘impossible love’ inspired her son to carry on her legacy.
How Shmuil Pevzner saved 140 Jewish children during the Holocaust in the Soviet Far East.
By ANAV SILVERMAN
One survivor tells his story of life as a partisan fighter against the Nazis.
By AARON LEIBEL
Holocaust art works stored at Yad Vashem are unveiled in Germany ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.
By BARRY DAVIS
By ALEX STERNBERG
Lawrence Douglas takes a close look at the decades of legal processes against Nazi war criminal John Demjanjuk.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
"Who assists the fake Zionist regime," Khamenei says in the video. "Who supports them, who clears the road for them, who stands behind them."
Fatah Central Committee member Tawfiq Tirawi makes remarks in interview with Palestinian TV.
A group called Osez Le Feminisme, a French NGO, posted last week on their Facebook page which has nearly 80,000 likes, calling for a "Girlcott" of all Starbucks branches.
News from around Israel.
By STEWART WEISS
McDonald’s heartfelt concern for the Jewish people extended into the postwar period.
By SHULI ESHEL
Zarif is the Iranian propaganda master who serves as a thin veneer covering the mullahs’ bloodthirsty brutality.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
Zuroffas, they call him in Lithuanian, always pronounced with a sneer.
By BARBARA SOFER
What makes the Rwandan genocide so unspeakable was not only the horror of the genocide itself, but the fact that it was preventable. No one can say that we did not know – we knew, but we did not act.
By IRWIN COTLER
In Gandhi’s philosophy, when some evil regime or group wants to attack and kill you, the worst thing you can do is try to run and hide to save your life.
The time has come for the new democracies of Eastern Europe to start facing the historical truth.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
Palestinian leaders could have spent the decades since Oslo preparing their people for coexistence with Israelis.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Until now, the glorification of the Lithuanian heroes who had played a role in Holocaust crimes was only one of several themes featured at the marches.
To get his actors to portray humans divested of humanity was no simple matter.
By IRINA E. BRAGIN
The miracle of the birth of Israel is something that most Jews today take for granted, something that they rarely contemplate.
By JAMES KENNARD
There are 13 lessons that bear recall and reminder, which should serve as an action guide for parliamentarians, as well as for civil society.
Sadly, the direction of some in the rabbinate today is to identify sin as the cause of Jewish suffering.