Holocaust

File photo of a street in Washington, D.C. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/GettyImages)

Debate Continues Over Bid to Name D.C. Street After Holocaust Figure

The D.C. Council heard testimony Tuesday about a request to name a Washington street intersection after a Bulgarian legislator credited with helping save the country’s Jewish population during the Holocaust.

05/28/2013

(Credit: Council of the District of Columbia)

DC Council to Weigh Street Naming Request That Has Stirred Holocaust Debate

A request by the Bulgarian Embassy to name a Washington intersection after a favorite native son — a man credited with helping save the country’s Jewish population from deportation — has gotten tangled up in a broader debate about whether the nation is accurately accounting for the actions of its leaders during the Holocaust.

05/07/2013

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is looking to breathe new life into dormant Mideast peace talks in meetings Monday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other senior Israeli and Palestinian officials, amid talk of modifying a decade-old Arab plan that's long been greeted with skepticism by the Jewish state.  (Photo credit  SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Kerry Attempts To Revive Mideast Peace Talks With Palestinian, Israeli Leaders

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry is looking to breathe new life into dormant Mideast peace talks in meetings Monday with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and other senior Israeli and Palestinian officials, amid talk of modifying a decade-old Arab plan that’s long been greeted with skepticism by the Jewish state.

04/08/2013

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Stories Of Holocaust Survivors Retold By Holograms

For years, Holocaust survivor Pinchus Gutter has told the tragic story of watching his parents and 10-year-old twin sister herded into a Nazi death camp’s gas chambers so quickly that he had no time to even say goodbye.

02/02/2013

Egypt's President Mohammed Morsi delivers a speech at the Koerber foundation in Berlin on Jan. 30, 2013. (credit: ODD ANDERSEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Morsi Aide: America Invented Holocaust ‘Myth’

An aide to Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi claims that the Holocaust was a hoax.

01/30/2013

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Grandchildren of Holocaust Survivors Get Inked Up In Remembrance

With the number of Holocaust survivors rapidly dwindling in the United States, there’s a growing movement of youths memorializing their parents’ and grandparents’ tortured days with permanent ink.

10/01/2012

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