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Jan 29, 2018
Jazz musician and Nazi concentration camp survivor Coco Schumann passes away at 93Schumann made a name for himself as a young musician in Berlin's underground jazz and swing scene in the 1930s.
Jan 23, 2018
Mike Pence visits Western Wall, Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial during Israel trip amid protestsUS vice-president Mike Pence visited Jerusalem's Western Wall on Tuesday while Palestinians held a general strike after denouncing his fervently pro-Israel speech the previous day as "messianic"
Jan 04, 2018
Aharon Appelfeld, esteemed Israeli novelist and Holocaust survivor, dies at 85Appelfeld was born in Romania before the rise of the Nazis, lost his mother in the mass murder of Jews during World War II and was only reunited with his father 20 years later.
Dec 22, 2017
Life during Holocaust: Trove of documents hidden from Nazis, Soviets in Lithuania offer glimpse into county's Jewish historyA church in Lithuania kept a trove of documents offering an unprecedented glimpse into Jewish life in Eastern Europe before and during the Holocaust.
Nov 16, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Mounting evidence of genocide and sexual violence against minority group, say watchdogsMyanmar security forces slit the throats of Muslim Rohingya, burned victims alive, and gang-raped women and girls
Nov 15, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Rights group says mounting evidence of 'genocide', suggests arms embargo on MyanmarA human rights group on Wednesday reported "mounting evidence" of "genocide" against the Rohingya Muslim minority in Myanmar's Rakhine State.
Sep 27, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Centre's 'terror' tag is harsh as India has made little effort to plug porous borders and end illegal influxThe fact is that come 3 October when the Supreme Court hands down a decision India will have to deal with a possibly impossible departure if the verdict calls for deportation.
Sep 25, 2017
German parliamentary election: Jews around the world express alarm at far-right AfD's rise in national politicsJewish expressed alarm on Sunday at the far-right AfD's success in Germany’s parliamentary election and urged other parties not to form an alliance with the party
Sep 07, 2017
Rohingya crisis: Indian govt's deportation plan is ethically egregious, reflects disregard for human rightsEven in such times of numbness and insensitivity, there is little escape for the Indian Government from condemnation over the Rohingya crisis.
Aug 13, 2017
World's oldest man dies at 113: Yisrael Kristal survived the Holocaust, both world warsIsrael Kristal, the world's oldest man who lived through both World Wars and survived the Auschwitz concentration camp has passed away just a month short of his 114th birthday, his family has said.