Monday, June 18th | 5 Tammuz 5778

Close

Be in the know!

Get our exclusive daily news briefing.

Subscribe

Posts Tagged: Nazi Germany

May 10, 2018 10:25 am
0

Canada Will Formally Apologize for Turning Away Jewish Refugees in 1939

JNS.org - Canada will formally apologize for turning away a boat full of Jewish refugees fleeing Nazi Germany in 1939. Speaking at a Jewish fundraiser for March...

March 12, 2018 1:31 pm
0

80 Years On, Austria’s Jews Renew Demand for Holocaust Reparations

JNS.org - On the eve of the 80th anniversary of Nazi Germany’s annexation of Austria, or Anschluss, Holocaust survivors in Israel are calling on Vienna to provide...

February 23, 2018 12:51 pm
0

A Wartime Tragedy Resurfaces in Berlinale Refugee Study

Decades after he won a Silver Bear prize for a pioneering film about the fate of Jews fleeing Nazi Germany, Swiss director Markus Imhoof returns...

February 8, 2018 11:04 am
0

Judge: New York’s Met Can Keep Picasso Sold During Nazi Flight

A US judge on Wednesday dismissed a lawsuit seeking the return by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in Manhattan of a Pablo Picasso masterpiece that...

January 28, 2018 9:38 am
0

Israel Slams Polish Bill Banning Statements Implicating Poland in Holocaust

Israel called on Poland on Saturday to amend a bill approved this week by Polish lawmakers that would make it illegal to suggest Poland bore...

January 14, 2018 12:57 pm
3

Japan Prime Minister Abe Honors ‘Japanese Schindler’ Chiune Sugihara in Lithuania

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe visited the former Japanese consulate in Lithuania on Sunday to commemorate a Japanese diplomat credited with saving an estimated 6,000...

December 4, 2017 11:43 am
0

Netanyahu: Iran, Like Nazi Germany, Has ‘Ruthless Commitment to Kill Jews’

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu raised concerns over the threat posed against Israel by Iran while addressing the Saban Forum taking place in Washington, D.C. via satellite from...

May 19, 2017 2:39 pm
2

Responding to the European Crusade Against Jewish Ritual

It comes as no surprise to me that more European countries are trying to make life difficult for Jews in various ways. But, how should...

December 19, 2016 7:06 am
4

Wielding the Holocaust Stick

JNS.org - In late November, radical protesters in London attacked a Jewish communal building. As they wrestled with police at the gates, they screamed abuse about...

November 16, 2016 8:31 am
0

How Post-World War II Kismet Brought a German-Jewish Refugee Into the Arms of a US Army Veteran Who Fought Against the Nazis

A unique American love story captured ABC News audiences on Friday -- with the protagonists of the tale telling of the kismet that brought them together,...

June 27, 2016 12:09 pm
1

Israel’s Ben-Gurion University Receives Historic $400 Million Donation

JNS.org - Ben-Gurion University of the Negev (BGU) has received a $400 million donation, the largest donation ever made to any Israeli educational institution. The donation...

May 11, 2016 6:56 am
0

A Personal Take on Victory Day and Honoring Russian-Jewish WWII Veterans (VIDEO)

JNS.org - 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 6, 2016 9:34 am
4

IDF General’s ‘Nazi Germany’ Comparison Draws Ire in Israeli Government

JNS.org - On Yom HaShoah in Israel on Thursday the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Deputy Chief of Staff Maj. Gen. Yair Golan drew criticism from government...

April 19, 2016 2:56 pm
3

Sweden’s Housing Minister to Resign After Comparing Israel to Nazi Germany

JNS.org - Sweden’s housing minister, Mehmet Kaplan, will resign following remarks in which he compared Israel’s treatment of Palestinians to Nazi Germany’s treatment of Jews, Swedish...

Culture

Jewish Professional Dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy Wears Tefillin in New Instagram Video

Professional ballroom dancer Maksim Chmerkovskiy shared a video on Tuesday of him putting on...

German Festival Cancels Scottish Band’s Concert Due to Its BDS Support

A German arts and music festival announced on Wednesday it was cancelling a concert...

Miss Israel and Miss Iraq Share Message of Peace at AJC Global Forum

Miss Israel Adar Gendelsman and Miss Iraq Sarah Idan together gave a speech about...

Features

Haley: UN Makes ‘Morally Bankrupt Judgement’ by Passing Resolution Against Israel

JNS.org - The UN General Assembly on Wednesday overwhelmingly voted to condemn Israel...

Toward a Judaism of Resistance

Beat your plowshares into swords, and your pruninghooks into spears: let the weak say, I am strong. -- Joel 4:10 My first...

‘Fauda’ Creators Talk BDS, Critics, and Whether There Will Ever Be Peace

When Lior Raz and Avi Issacharoff pitched their TV series about an undercover...

World

South Korea, US to Announce Suspension of Major Military Drills This Week

South Korea and the United States are expected to announce the suspension of "large-scale" military drills this week, with the provision that they would restart if North Korea failed to...

Israel

Israel Launches More Air Strikes Against Incendiary-Balloon Launchers in Ga...

The Israeli military on Sunday continued its effort to thwart ongoing cross-border kite bomb and incendiary balloon attacks being conducted...

Middle East

Turkey Says Its Airstrikes Kill 26 Kurdish Militants in Northern Iraq

The Turkish military said on Friday airstrikes its forces carried out killed 26 Kurdistan Workers Party (PKK) militants in northern Iraq's Qandil mountain region on June 12, the state-run news...

Algemeiner.com