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Mar 08, 2018
US Holocaust Memorial Museum revokes award to Aung San Suu Kyi for 'not doing enough' on Rohingya persecutionThe US Holocaust Memorial Museum has said it was stripping Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi of a prestigious human rights award
Mar 01, 2018
Orchestral performance in Jerusalem to feature lost music composed by Nazi concentration camp victimsA quest over 30 years by an Italian musician to track down music composed by Nazi concentration camp victims will reach fruition in April.
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