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An officer and a gentleman - and a historian

My cousin’s son Noam Corb is something of a legend in our family. This young man, only 21 years old, and a combat officer in the IDF, has become a not-so-amateur historian and researcher of the Shoah. 867 more words

History

One million Jews killed in Holocaust still unidentified — and researchers warn they're at risk of being forgotten

Researchers in Jerusalem are rushing to put names to more than one million unidentified victims of the Holocaust before survivors and family members who knew them die. 473 more words

News

Holocaust Remembrance Day

Today we spent the entire day in the City of Jerusalem. All flags were at half mast because it is Holocaust Remembrance Day. At 10am, sirens sounded for two minutes as all activity ceased and we joined the rest of the nation in silent respect for the six million Jews who were murdered in the Holocaust. 614 more words

Travel

Holocaust Memorial Day 2017

Today Israel remembers the Holocaust. I thought I would share my short descriptive essay of a visit I made several years ago to the children’s memorial at Yad Vashem. 732 more words

Holocaust

Yom Hashoah

Chip owned the local deli in my neighborhood. He made the best sandwiches. Sometimes he would even slip in a piece of bacon. When he layered on the condiments you might catch a glimpse of the mark upon his left arm. 105 more words

Israel

Yad Vashem says Spicer’s Hitler comments ‘distort history’

The Yad Vashem Holocaust museum on Wednesday said that White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer’s comments saying Nazi leader Adolf Hitler did not use chemical weapons “strengthen the hands of those whose goal is to distort history.” 619 more words

Daily News

¡Nuestras nuevas fotografías de los lugares más importantes de Israel te permiten girar en 360° a tu antojo y sentir como si estuvieras realmente allí!

¿Viste las nuevas fotos 360° de AishLatino.com? Así es, ahora podrás ver Israel como nunca antes. ¡Nuestras nuevas fotografías de los lugares más importantes de Israel te permiten girar en 360° a tu antojo y sentir como si estuvieras realmente allí! 91 more words

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