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A Nazi armband with a swastika displayed in the Deutsches Historisches Museum, Berlin, Germany

German 96-year-old Nazi war crimes suspect detained after fleeing trial

Irmgard Furchner is accused of having contributed as an 18-year old to the murder of 11,412 people when she was a typist at the Stutthof concentration camp between 1943 and 1945.

By REUTERS
30/09/2021

Setting the record straight on Ustasha Holocaust crimes - opinion

Given the general ignorance about the horrors of Jasenovac, I think it would be helpful to very briefly describe one of its commanders, to give insight into the type of people who built and ran it.

Poland 'reexamining' Israeli student trips to concentration camps

The Polish deputy foreign minister said the country would announce its next steps concerning the squabble with Israel.

By REUTERS , TZVI JOFFRE
16/08/2021

Secret documents leaked about concentration camps on British islands

The Channel Islands were conquered by the Nazis in 1940 after then British Prime Minister Winston Churchill made the decision that they were of little strategic importance.

01/06/2021

The shared history of anti-Jewish and anti-Asian hate

Japanese-American soldiers also rescued thousands of survivors of a Nazi death march nearby, caring for them until medical personnel could arrive.

By HANA RUDOLPH/JTA
29/04/2021
Guard tower at Stutthof concentration camp

Germany won’t prosecute former concentration camp guard deported from US

German prosecutors said they had insufficient evidence to prosecute the 95-year-old man for the suspicion of involvement in Nazi war crimes.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
23/04/2021

Writing poetry helps me process the unspeakable evils of the Holocaust

The poems written by Sutzkever and other poets in the ghettos and even in the Nazi death and concentration camps were their way of refusing to become dehumanized.

By MENACHEM Z. ROSENSAFT/JTA
07/04/2021

Canada's parliament motion says China's treatment of Uighurs is genocide

"We can no longer ignore this. We must call it for what it is — a genocide," Conservative lawmaker Michael Chong said.

By REUTERS
23/02/2021
TEACHER AND Zionist youth movement leader Fredy Hirsch, who ran the children’s block in Auschwitz-Bi

Google Doodle honors Fredy Hirsch, Zionist educator who saved Holocaust youth

He saved the lives of many Jewish children and provided many others with a glimpse of confidence and dignity in the hardest circumstances the world had ever known.

German prosecutors charge 100-year-old former Nazi camp guard

Prosecutors and court officials in Neuruppin, where the charges were brought, did not immediately respond to requests for comment.

By REUTERS
10/02/2021
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