01.16.2017 | 18 Tevet, 5777
Germany: Israeli settlements must not undermine Mideast peace
Shin Bet foils Hamas cell trying to undermine PA rule in West Bank
Israeli MK unveils plan: A Palestinian autonomous region in West Bank
Israelis and PA to talk water after six-year freeze
Herzog and Edelstein agree: Not all criticism of Israel is antisemitism
Israeli zoo goes bananas: Monkey escapes Ramat Gan Safari
Police question 'Yediot' publisher for third time in Netanyahu graft case
Netanyahu has been repeatedly 'fired up' during our talks, says Obama
Israeli settler leaders to go to Washington for Trump inauguration
Analysis: Who benefits from the leaks?
Music, the country way
Archaeologists unearth jewelry likely removed from Nazi gas chamber victims
Classical Review: Mendi Rodan Orchestra
American rockers Grandaddy to make Israel debut
Hapoel TA continues winning form under coach Hadar
Maccabi massive favorite in Tel Aviv derby
Soccer: Beersheba extends gap at the top once more
Basketball: Maccabi Tel Aviv loses again, falls to Real Madrid
Israel, Jordan begin building free trade zone
Health Ministry asks NII to establish breast-milk bank
Religious woman ousted from hospital for ‘spiritual counseling’
Government approves plan to boost manpower in hi-tech sector
Emergency room visits decrease in 2015
A unique, one-stop shop for helpless youngsters
The West Bank has become Israel's garbage can
Greek energy developer: We are here to open the Israeli gas market
Drilling firm to pursue water, gas, oil projects
Hydroponic farm for refugees, foreign workers launches on Tel Aviv rooftop
Obama’s Middle East legacy: Tragic failure
The interregnum and first 100 days
Right from wrong: The cyber bikini intifada
January 16, 2017: School discipline
In final ruling, Egypt court rejects transfer of Red Sea islands to Saudi Arabia
Qatar pledges $12m. to assist Gaza in electricity crisis
Iran says it will not renegotiate nuclear deal
Jordan's King Abdullah reshuffles cabinet amid growing challenges
Iran defuses threat to upset nuclear deal over US sanctions
In show of unity Iran bids farewell to former president Rafsanjani
Iran to expand military spending, develop missiles
UN chief concerned Iran may have violated arms embargo
Families of Americans killed in ISIS attacks suing Twitter
8 Egyptian police killed in north Sinai attack
ISIS claims responsibility for Istanbul club attack
Islamic State claims responsibility for truck attack in Berlin
Outrage over German institute’s hosting of pro-Hamas, Hezbollah speaker
UK's Corbyn calls for investigation into Israeli meddling after embassy row
300 Jewish leaders sign letter backing DNC chair hopeful Keith Ellison
Israelis to travel abroad to honor fallen lone soldiers in hometowns
Israeli device to prevent GPS disruptions hits the market
Ramat Gan start-up wows elderly with robot helper
Cooking the real world
Tech Talk: Inroads toward gender equality
Trump: Jared Kushner will 'broker Mideast peace' for the White House
Trump offers to end some Russian sanctions for nuclear arms cut
After Nazi comparison, CIA chief warns Trump to watch what he says
Report: Trump to meet with Putin in first foreign trip as president
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
Russian-Jewish oligarch pays millions for Mariah Carey, Elton John to sing at wedding
Much to see, feel and do in Berlin
The Travel Adviser: Boom time
This week in 60 seconds: Jerusalem and Paris
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
PODCAST: After Turkey, Africa and Egypt, is Saudi Arabia Israel’s next ally?
Kim Kardashian takes Dubai in 1st public appearance since Paris heist
Suspects arrested in France over Kardashian robbery
Glamorous gathering: Ivanka Trump, Jordan's Queen reportedly met in New York
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Trump and the Jordanian option
Move the US Embassy to Jerusalem?
Expunge the stain
The harder they fall
Slow on the draw
and women’s right
A vacuum that
cannot be filled
‘Political leaders, Do your jobs!’
Grapevine: Emek objectors
This week in Jerusalem
Egged, mon amour
This belongs in a museum!
City Notes: Interfaith group donates NIS 1m. for Haifa fire restoration
Facing postpartum depression head-on
I am woman, hear me sing
לַעֲבוֹר אֶת הַקִיר
מַעַרְכוֹת בְּטִיחוּת אַקְטִיבִיוֹת
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The Roman Catholic Dutchwoman who hid Anne Frank and family
Pope condemns radical Islamist attacks as 'homicidal madness'
A Swiss bank guard’s quest to obtain justice for the Jewish people
1st Latin America Young Leadership Conference Held in Israel
JNF USA Contributes $2M to Israel's Firefighting Services
Bringing Life Back to the Forest after the November Fires
Roman Milestones on Display at KKL-JNF Archaeological Garden
We will win but how long will it take? Including Bibi's Building Bluff
Is a Jewish safe haven possible in the Diaspora; is America the “exception”?
Potentially Misleading Statistics on Global Terrorism
Still Looking for Israel at Harvard
French peasant widow Louise Roger never ‘contemplated the danger’ in saving a nine-year-old Jewish child during WWII.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
In 1942, at 22, Pritchard felt compelled to resist the Nazis after seeing Germans rounding up Jewish children for deportation.
The findings are potentially controversial because the story of Anne Frank is seen as emblematic both of Dutch heroism during the Holocaust and of collaboration with the Nazis.
The fate of Raoul Wallenberg remains a mystery.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The British had a plan to stink the Nazis out of Europe.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The photo was taken on August 14, 1945 after the news of Japan’s surrender and the end of World War II was broadcast.
In 1942 Josef Gabcik and Jan Kubis ambushed a Nazi and were killed in a reprisal but buried in unmarked graves.
Yad Vashem’s Zeltser: To be a Soviet and a Jew was their natural state, they didn’t question it.
By MARION FISCHEL
Declassification of "cabinet of shame" documents hailed as "historic breakthrough" by Italian Jewish community.
Balint Homan was a proponent of anti-Jewish laws and a Nazi supporter to the end of the war. After it he was jailed and died in prison in 1951.
Captured by the Germans during the battle of the bulge, Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds instructed all of the soldiers in the camp to show up alongside their Jewish comrades.
By SAM SOKOL
70 years after the trials of major Nazi war criminals, a German-to-English translator recounts harrowing interviews with some of history's most evil men.
By GEORGE A. SAKHEIM
"Regrettably, we failed to recognize that the artwork we chose to accompany the story contained an offensive symbol," WGN general manager says in apology.
Train carrying gems, guns rumored missing in 1945; Law firm representing Pole, German says they found it.
The coins, which are in "excellent condition" and have not yet been claimed, were worth between 190 and 210 euros each.
The day is commemorated every year on the 26th of Iyar which in 1948 fell on May 9- Victory Day.
The site was compromised on the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II.
More than 200,000 people were held in the Dachau concentration camp when US troops liberated it on April 29, 1945.
"Dachau is a lesson in the evolution of darkness, how unchecked intolerance and hatred spiral out of control."
One person was told that by a bookstore clerk that the book would be unavailable until after Victory Day on May 9, celebrating the Soviet victory of Germany in World War II.
"We can make a difference. I say let it start with me," says pastor Stan Kamps, the leader of an English-language church near Amsterdam.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
56,000 perished, 11,000 of them Jewish at Buchenwald, which was equipped with crematoria and gas chambers.
New research from the Anne Frank House shows that the teenage diarist may have died a month earlier than previously thought.
“Flying a flag here in Vilnius carries a special significance. This is a country which is a cornerstone in Jewish heritage, where some of the great Jewish thinkers came from”
The Drum belonged to a former Hitler Youth and was found by volunteers with the From the Depths organization.
Czech president expected to unveil roadmap for combating racism.
Le musée des réfugiés juifs de Shanghai a reconstitué leur histoire alors qu'ils résidaient dans la partie pauvre de la ville
By MARK ANDREWS
Discours prononcé le 27 janvier 2015 à Yad Vashem lors de la cérémonie organisée par les Fils et Filles de déportés
By ROBERT SPIRA
A Jewish-American POW’s memories of World War II Germany.
By JOSH DELL
Member of Veteran's Association UK Tony Hayes said that remaining World War Two veterans "will be appalled by this."
Pomsel insisted to The Guardian that her role in the Nazi propaganda department was "just another job" and that she had no interest in "clearing [her] conscience."
Georg Elser crafted a nearly-perfect plan which, had it not been for chance and timing, could have brought about Hitler's demise.
British and US bombers killed up to 25,000 when they raided Dresden between Feb. 13 and 15 1945 in a bid to crush German morale in the final months of World War Two.
Paul Bogdanor digs deep into the contentious legacy of Rudolf Kasztner, and his attempts to save Jews from the Holocaust.
By COLIN SHINDLER
“The youth of the uprising wanted to make sure that when people thought of the Holocaust, they knew the Jewish people resisted when they had the chance.”
By SOPHIE ASHKINAZE-COLLENDER
By JOSH LOGUE
"It's very important that people remember this day...even 10 years from now when not all these veterans will be with us," says grandchild of vet.
The remarkable story of forger Adolfo Kaminsky encapsulates the Jewish experience in the 20th century.
By YAËLLE AZAGURY
An exhibition of the work of Jewish artist Charlotte Salomon, sent to her death in Auschwitz, brings to light the role played by locals in deporting the region’s Jews in WWII.
By MICHAL LEVERTOV
Field Marshal Bernard Montgomery twice played a central role in protecting the Jewish community in Palestine in the pre-state years.
By MARTIN SIEFF
‘Labyrinth of Lies’ reveals how Germans did all they could to conceal the Nazi atrocities after World War II.
By BERNARD DICHEK
Bettina Stangneth’s research has corrected Hannah Arendt’s erroneous and harmful assessments of the nature of Nazi criminality.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
The tale of Rev. Waitstill and Martha Sharp, who lied and deceived their way to saving more than 100 Czech Jews during the Holocaust.
By AARON LEIBEL
A glimpse into the lives of Jewish athletes before World War II.
By DANA PORATH
The Museum of Modern Art in Tianjin serve as a step toward commemorating the Jewish men and women – war refugees and children born there – who once passed through Tianjin.
By MIRIAM KRESH
Deep in Shanghai, the White Horse Inn is a testament to a refugee Jewish community that found sanctuary in China during World War II.
Norman Feingold, 90 From Manchester to Netanya, 2008.
By GLORIA DEUTSCH
As the US ushers in the Fourth of July holiday, the ‘Magazine’ sits down with Dan Nadel and Max Epstein – American Jews who served in World War II.
By DAVID GEFFEN
The third volume in a series US representative James McDonald’s diaries and papers covers his work for the Jewish people from the end of World War II to the 1947 UN decision to partition Palestine.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Betty Bausch is open and energetic about telling her story of survival from the Holocaust – but how are the rest of survivors faring?
By ARIEL COHEN
The latest addition to the canon of stories of Kindertransport children, ‘Memories That Won’t Go Away’ includes illustrations and artwork by a Holocaust survivor.
By BARRY DAVIS
Haneke and Fiet had to fake being sisters to escape the horrors of the Holocaust – but it wasn’t expected they’d be life long friends.
Reflections on the person behind the hero, and his fate – as told by his niece, Louise von Dardel.
By LOUISE VON DARDEL
"It does make you feel like you were part of something that must have been great if one of the most evil people in the world wanted to get rid of it."
By ARIANE MANDELL
The slip of paper found in Hitler's underground bunker sells at auction for $55,000.
It is Holocaust Remembrance Day which seems out of place, and wreaks havoc upon our emotional equilibrium.
By SHLOMO RISKIN
Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau explains why he participates every year in the March of the Living and what it means to remember and not forget.
By DAVID STROMBERG
When we look around the world today we see that our work is not yet done, says Dr. Shmuel Rosenman.
Greetings from Efi Stenzler, Chairman of KKL-JNF.
By EFI STENZLER
Greetings from President Reuven Rivlin.
By PRESIDENT REUVEN RIVLIN
Survivors, especially those arriving in Israel, often found themselves in awkward and psychologically difficult situations.
By RENÉE LEVINE MELAMMED
The Allies could not have saved every Jew from the Holocaust. The Clinton administration could not have rescued every Tutsi. But just because you can’t save everybody doesn’t mean that you shouldn’t.
By RAFAEL MEDOFF
75 years ago, a 12-year-old boy joined the resistance against the Nazis in Poland. His memoir ‘The Color of Courage’ reminds us what it means to stand against evil.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
In 1933, James G. McDonald, a foreign policy scholar, was named League of Nations High Commissioner for Refugees from Germany.
If anyone needed a reminder about how critical it is these days to expedite the pending cases of Nazi war criminals, we received two such urgent messages late last month.
By EFFRAIM ZUROFF
With the miracle of the righteous and majestic State of Israel, a new form of Jewish defiance was born, one that sanctified God not through a willingness die but through an insistence to live.
By RABBI SHMULEY BOTEACH
Ukraine: 70 years after the Second World War
By HENNADII NADOLENKO
The incredible story of the man who survived Auschwitz and Buchenwald and reinvented himself as master tailor to the most important people in the world.
By MORDECHAI HAIMOVITCH