An aircraft used in 1947’s Operation Michaelberg, during which 100 Iraqi Jews were rescued, will soon be brought to Israel.
Descendants of a Belgian noble family whose members saved Jewish children in the Holocaust visited Israel and met with descendants of the Jewish children.
Israel's Holocaust trust Yad Vashem honored Apostolos and Maria Voliotis as Righteous Among the Nations, for their efforts to save Jews in the Holocaust.
In 1991, the Israeli government set out on a covert mission to bring members of the Ethiopian Diaspora to the Jewish state.
An album documenting the only surviving visual evidence of the process leading to the mass murder at Auschwitz recently received a digital makeover.
Performances of “Fiddler on the Roof” attest to its cultural power, evoking a yearning for tradition in a changing world. What is behind its staying power?
Yad Vashem is sharing the story of a last will and testament written by a Jewish concentration camp prisoner, on the anniversary of the mournful occasion.
For decades, Israel’s leading Holocaust trust, Yad Vashem, has worked to catalog the names and stories of the six million Jews killed in the Shoah.
All modern men could be descended from once common ancestor, a genetic Adam who lived 209,000 years ago, according to a new research paper out last month.
As we celebrate Israeli independence this year, take a moment to look back at just how far Israel has come.