Multimillion Dollar Holocaust Museum Opens in Macedonia

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ SKOPJE, Macedonia (JTA) — The capital of this Balkan nation of 2 million people saw the dedication of a multimillion-dollar Holocaust museum that has been called one...

Schindler’s Personal Possessions Sell for Over $46,000 at Auction

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — Personal possessions of German businessman Oskar Schindler, who saved the lives of more than 1,200 Jews he employed in his factory during the Holocaust, sold for...

Last Chabad Yeshiva Student to Survive Holocaust Via Shanghai Dies

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — Rabbi Avraham Tzvi Landa, the last Chabad yeshiva student to survive the Holocaust by escaping to Shanghai has died. Landa died in his sleep on Feb....

Yad Vashem Exhibit Details Women’s Death March of January 1945

To mark Women’s History Month, the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial and museum in Jerusalem is featuring an online exhibit titled “The Death March to Volary,” depicting the fate of...

Belarussian Municipality Asked to Halt Work Near Mass Jewish Grave

The World Jewish Congress has called on the municipality in the Belarussian city of Brest to cease construction at an uncovered mass grave of more than 1,000 Jews who...

Pope Francis Announces Vatican Will Open Holocaust-Era Archives

Pope Francis announced on Monday that the Vatican archive surrounding the Holocaust when Pope Pius XII, who has been criticized for doing little to save Jews and for being...

Oskar Schindler’s Personal Possessions Up for Auction

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — Personal possessions of German businessman Oskar Schindler, who saved the lives of more than 1,200 Jews he employed in his factory during the Holocaust, will...

Hundreds of Bodies Discovered at Former Jewish Ghetto in Belarus

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — A mass grave containing bones from hundreds of bodies was discovered during construction atop what used to be the ghetto of Brest, in present-day Belarus. Human...

Rambam Screens ‘Who Will Write Our History’ for 5T Community

Approximately 120 community members joined students at Rambam Mesivta to view the newly released film by Nancy Spielberg, “Who Will Write Our History,” which was brought to Rambam with...

Polish PM to Skip Summit Over Remark That ‘Poles Cooperated With Nazis’

WARSAW (JTA) — Polish Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said he will skip a European summit to be held in Israel this week, days after Benjamin Netanyahu said in Warsaw...

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AIPAC 2019: Interview with Rachel Frankel

5TJT Columnist Baila Sebrow is proudly attending AIPAC 2019. She was honored to interview Rachel Frankel about what AIPAC means to her and her...

Billions Of Butterflies Visit Israel On Their Way To Cyprus

By HAGAY HACOHEN - Jerusalem Post - 03/21/2019 Billions of painted lady butterflies visit Israel this Purim on their migration to Cyprus. Billions of painted lady butterflies...

Mueller Report: No Trump – Russia collusion

By David Rosenberg - Israel National News -  24/03/19 22:18 The much-anticipated report by special counsel Robert Mueller on the 2016 presidential race has found...

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