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Israel Prepares For Holocaust Memorial Day

  By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — April 30, 2016 … The official Opening Ceremony for Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day will take place on Wednesday, 4 May 2016 at 20:00, in Warsaw Ghetto Square, Yad Vashem, Mount of Remembrance, Jerusalem. Israel’s President Reuven Rivlin and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will… Read More »

Who Decides When The Word Holocaust Is Used?

The Nazi salute and intent to murder Jews is the same. By Ruthie Blum Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 28, 2015 … There is good reason to refrain from bandying about the word “Holocaust” with abandon. The defining atrocity of the 20th century has to be given the gravitas it deserves. Comparing lesser events… Read More »

Rivlin Addresses Ceremony Marking 70 Years Since Allied Victory Over Nazi Germany

By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem, Israel — May 8, 2015 … Israel President Reuven Rivlin addressed an official state ceremony marking seventy years since the victory of the Allied forces over Nazi Germany.  The ceremony was dedicated to the Jewish servicemen and women who fought and served in the Allied armies. “We mark here this… Read More »

Holocaust Gas Chambers At Sobibor Death Camp Discovered

“The most emotional moment was when we found, near the gas chambers, a wedding ring inscribed with a Hebrew wedding vow,” said archaeologist Haimi, whose relatives were murdered in the camp. By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency  Jerusalem — September 17, 2014 … An archaeological dig in Poland has exposed the location of the gas chambers at the… Read More »