Each eligible recipient will be granted an initial EUR 5,000 payment by the end of November and a second payment in March 2022.
Over 3,000 Holocaust survivors from Bucharest are set to receive some NIS 150,000-200,000 compensation each, totaling up to NIS 450-600 million.
The project investigates municipal, state and federal archives for the stories of victims who were deported from Gelsenkirchen, the hometown city of the Schalke 04 soccer team.
Jennifer Anne Moses’s first book of short stories – 13 of them – is a wry, unsentimental commentary on modern Jewish American life.
Holocaust survivor Mireille Knoll was murdered in her home in Paris in 2018.
A passionate advocate for Holocaust survivor justice and Holocaust education, Israel “Izzy” Arbeiter founded a Boston-based Holocaust memorial and organization for local survivors.
Jenny Katz Bachenheimer's book, known in German as a “Poesiealbum,” accompanied the family when my mother and grandparents escaped the Nazis in the 1930s.
“He’s never seen the face of a blood relative, he’s been trying to see if she looks like his parents.”
The ceremony will be hosted by international model and TV presenter Moran Atias, while singer Rotem Cohen will perform throughout the event.
For my father, a strong Israel as the home of the Jewish people was the only answer to the lessons of Kristallnacht.