partisan ww2

Ilona Klein: Hungary's other female partisan

As Elie Wiesel wrote: “To forget nothing, to efface nothing, that is the obsession of survivors; to plead for the dead, to defend their memory and honor.” 

By STEVEN BARRY FRIEDMAN
19/08/2021

Fania Brodsky, heroic Holocaust survivor, dies at the age of 100

After her escape, Fania joined the famous Bielski Jewish Partisans. Her brother, Motl, who she helped to escape earlier, spent only a few days with the Bielskis before joining the Partisans.

By BATYA COHEN
15/07/2021
Renia Kukiełka in Budapest, 1944

How Judy Batalion found overlooked female Polish WWII resistance fighters

Director Steven Spielberg has optioned the book for a motion picture and signed Batalion to co-write the screenplay.

By SHARON LEIB/JTA
01/04/2021

COVID-19 defeats the last of the Partisan Avengers

Benjamin Levin, a partisan who lived in the Vilna forests and survived a Siberian gulag, succumbed to COVID-19.

Jewish World War II

Russian Jewish WWII veterans honored at UN

200 Russian-speaking Jewish veterans gather with families at the United Nations to commemorate Russia’s Victory Day.

By MAYA SHWAYDER , JERUSALEM POST CORRESPONDENT
22/05/2014
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