Israeli researchers say early humans liked to eat young elephants.
The Jewish community of Paraguay inaugurated a new Jewish museum which includes the country’s first Holocaust studies center.
Righteous Among the Nations is an honorific title bestowed on non-Jews who helped to save Jewish lives during the Holocaust.
Jews first immigrated to Moscow in the early 13th century. They came from the Middle East, Greece, Babylonia and Persia, and many of them were merchants.
Aristides de Sousa Mendes is likely a name you’ve never heard. Yet he is reported to have saved 30,000 people during the Holocaust, 12,000 of them Jews.
Rabbi Pesach orchestrated the rescue of the Jewish community, saving 74% of the Jewish community in a nation where 85% of Jews were killed in the Holocaust.
Eva Braun had Jewish roots, claims a UK television show that charts the DNA of historical figures.
Yad Vashem posthumously honored a Polish woman as Righteous Among the Nations, its highest designation.
On August 27, 1942, the last public prayer service was held in Wiesbaden, Germany.
An excavation found glass-making kilns dating back 1,600 years, proving Israel was one of the most important centers of glass making in the late Roman era.