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Posts Tagged: Holocaust survivor

January 9, 2024 2:23 pm

Italian Jewish Holocaust Survivor and Senator Speaks of ‘Deep Melancholy’ Following Hamas Pogrom in Israel

The 92-year-old Holocaust survivor who sits as a senator in the Italian parliament on Tuesday spoke of her anguish following the Oct. 7 Hamas pogrom...

July 26, 2023 7:07 am

‘I Want to Tell The World What it is to be Chased’: Virtual Reality Holocaust Film About Survivor of Nazi Germany to Make Its World Premiere at Venice Film Festival

A Holocaust survivor, who is the subject and star of a new virtual reality film about her life that will make its world premiere at...

April 19, 2023 8:17 am

Holocaust Survivor Finds her Place Among Israeli Protesters

Esther Paran navigated her way in a wheelchair through the throngs of Israelis marching through Tel Aviv in protest at government plans to overhaul the country's judicial system. She was...

January 30, 2023 12:07 pm

When a Holocaust Survivor’s Memories Strike Her Daughter’s Soul

For me, each day is Holocaust Remembrance Day. The memories come to me at night in my dreams, and upon waking, the first blurred images...

October 26, 2022 3:37 pm

Halina Silber, Holocaust Survivor Saved by Oskar Schindler, Dies at Age 93

Helen "Halina" Silber, who attributed surviving the Holocaust to being transferred from Auschwitz to an ammunition and enamelware factory owned by the German industrialist, Oskar...

August 8, 2022 1:39 pm

Gold Medal-Winning Australian Racewalker Wears Keepsake From Holocaust Survivor Grandmother in Competition

Australian racewalker Jemima Montag wore a gold bracelet made from a necklace that belonged to her late grandmother, a Holocaust survivor, when she won her...

February 6, 2022 4:47 pm

Holocaust Survivor Wounded by Hamas Rocket in May Dies of Injuries

A 90-year-old Holocaust survivor who was critically wounded by a Hamas rocket that struck her home in Ashkelon in May died of her injuries on...

January 1, 2022 2:50 pm

Outspoken Holocaust Survivor Gertrude Pressburger Dies at 94

i24 News – Outspoken Holocaust survivor Gertrude Pressburger died aged on Friday 94 in her native city of Vienna, Austria after a long illness. Austrian President...

August 29, 2021 12:54 pm

Pilot Who Flew Out Afghan Refugees Says He Identifies With Them as Son of a Holocaust Survivor

A Delta Airlines pilot who flew refugees out of Afghanistan told CNN on Sunday that he could identify with his passengers because of his own...

August 8, 2021 2:33 pm

88-Year-Old Israeli Holocaust Survivor Died by Suicide at Grave of Son Killed in 2014 Operation Protective Edge

An 88-year-old Holocaust survivor died by suicide on Sunday at the grave of his son, on the anniversary of his death on the last day...

June 22, 2021 4:37 pm

In Rare Footage, Israeli Astronaut and War Hero Ilan Ramon Shares Motivation as Son of Auschwitz Survivor

Ilan Ramon — who became the first Israeli astronaut and served a fighter pilot in the Israel Air Force during the 1981 raid on the...

August 5, 2020 3:28 pm

Top Australian Jewish Group Expresses Horror After Child of Holocaust Survivors Sees House Adorned With Swastikas

A top Australian Jewish group expressed horror after the child of Holocaust survivors saw a property in Queensland with swastikas and the symbol for the...

May 3, 2020 9:19 pm

As 75th Anniversary of Victory in Europe Day Approaches, a 96-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Recounts His Experience

A 96-year-old Jewish man who escaped to Scotland during the Holocaust recounted his feelings about the 75th anniversary of Victory in Europe (VE) Day, saying,...

December 11, 2019 11:00 am

A Holocaust Survivor Recalls the Miracle of Israel’s Founding

During World War II, I was lucky to survive with my parents and brother; another died from pneumonia. He was two years old. I was...


‘A Time for Vigilance’: FBI Director Says Agency on Alert for T...

The director of the US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) on Wednesday said his agency was on alert for threats...


New Haggadah Released for Israeli Soldiers in Gaza Ahead of Passover

A new Haggadah designed specifically for Israeli soldiers is heading into the Gaza Strip as the Jewish holiday of Passover is set to begin new week. The book, composed by Rabbi...

Middle East

Hezbollah Attack Hits Community Center in Northern Israel, Injuring 18

Fourteen Israeli soldiers and four civilians were injured on Wednesday when Hezbollah fired drones and missiles at northern Israel, escalating tensions along the border between the Jewish state and the...

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