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Posts Tagged: Holocaust Remembrance Day

July 27, 2016 1:59 pm

DNC Staffer Argues Over Honoring Holocaust Remembrance Day - A Democratic National Committee (DNC) staff member questioned whether Holocaust Remembrance Day was worth publishing a statement to honor the day, the Daily Caller...

May 13, 2016 7:42 am

Israel’s Moral Compass Is Just Fine, Thank You

Israeli Defense Minister Moshe Ya’alon has one of the most coveted portfolios in the government, but lately he seems to be vying for a different...

May 11, 2016 6:56 am

A Personal Take on Victory Day and Honoring Russian-Jewish WWII Veterans (VIDEO) - While Israel’s annual Holocaust commemoration day, Yom HaShoah, has now passed, another memorial day took place May 9. On what is known as "Victory Day," or simply as...

May 10, 2016 10:32 am

Netanyahu and Deputy IDF Chief Reconcile After Divisive Holocaust Remarks - Less than a week after Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Deputy Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Yair Golan made controversial remarks in a Holocaust Remembrance...

May 8, 2016 10:15 am

London’s First Muslim Mayor to Attend Ceremony Marking Holocaust Remembrance Day

A day after being sworn into office, London's new mayor, Sadiq Khan will attend the city's main commemoration ceremony for Yom HaShoah (Holocaust remembrance day)...

May 5, 2016 9:22 am

Israel Marks Holocaust Remembrance Day With Ceremonies, Events Across Country

The State of Israel marks Holocaust Remembrance Day on Thursday with ceremonies and events across the country, honoring the memory of six million Jews murdered...

May 5, 2016 7:34 am

A Shocking Mockery of Holocaust Remembrance

The deputy chief of the Israeli army seems to be trying to compete with his boss in the arena of supplying Israel's enemies with political...

May 5, 2016 6:22 am

What the Yom HaShoah Siren Means to Israelis - Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day. At 10 a.m. all throughout Israel, a countrywide air-raid siren wails. That sound is alarming and too familiar for many...

May 4, 2016 3:42 pm

Young Diaspora Jews Learn About Holocaust Through Unique Israeli Perspective - Holocaust Remembrance Day, or Yom HaShoah in Hebrew, challenges Israelis to acknowledge, remember, and respect the impact of such a dark time in Jewish...

January 29, 2016 5:37 am

Commemorating Dead Jews While Hating the Living

‎"The battle for the equal value of all people and against antisemitism and racism is a part of foreign ‎policy. Sweden and the EU have...

January 27, 2016 6:37 pm

Swedish FM Mocked on Social Media for ‘Hypocritical’ Holocaust Statement After ‘Justifying Palestinian Terror Against Israelis’

Israelis reacted with contempt to the Holocaust Remembrance Day statement issued by the Swedish foreign minister on Wednesday, with comments on social media mocking Margot Wallström...

January 27, 2016 3:18 pm

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, Iran Cartoon Contest Has Policy Implications - As millions of people around the world mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day on Jan. 27, this year’s Iranian government-sponsored Holocaust cartoon contest is not...


Children of Fallen Soldiers Celebrate Mass Bar Mitzvah -- Dozens of orphans of fallen Israeli soldiers, and the son of an American serviceman who died in Afghanistan, celebrated their...


American Citizen Sentenced to 18 Years in Iranian Prison for Collaborating ...

A dual Iranian-American national says he has been sentenced to 18 years in prison in Iran for allegedly collaborating with...


Intense Anti-Abbas Clashes Reported Near Ramallah, Nablus, Jenin

Intense clashes erupted in three refugee camps Tuesday night between Palestinian youths and Palestinian Authority security forces, after a protest over the recent expulsion from the Fatah party of a...

Middle East

Kurdish Peshmerga Forces Just 5 Miles From Mosul as Offensive Continues

Kurdish Peshmerga forces are within 5 miles (8 kilometers) of Mosul, commanders said Sunday, after days of fighting and sweeping territorial gains in the operation to free the key Iraqi...