sugihara

Family of Jewish man Chiune Sugihara saved from Holocaust gives tribute

A stranger who saved thousands from the Holocaust; a lost visa and a battle for its ownership; a search for descendants – and a memoir.

By Linda Royal
13/09/2021
Nobuki Sugihara, son of Japanese diplomat, Chiune Sugihara

Son of 'Japanese Schindler' dedicates memorial in Jerusalem

Roughly 6,000 Jews were saved by Chiune Sugihara, Japanese ambassador to Lithuania in 1940, who granted them visas to travel to Japan and escape the Nazis.

By ZACK EVANS
16/02/2019
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