France buries Holocaust victims' secretly conserved remains

The remains of Holocaust victims stored for decades in a French medical school have at last been laid to rest.

Poland detains two young Britons suspected of stealing Auschwitz items

Poland detains two young Britons suspected of stealing Auschwitz items

Polish police said on Tuesday they had detained two British teenage boys at the site of the former Auschwitz death camp on suspicion of stealing artefacts that belonged to prisoners held there during World War Two.

Polish ex-foreign minister Bartoszewski dies at 93

Auschwitz survivor and two-time Polish foreign minister Wladyslaw Bartoszewski died Friday at the age of 93, his biographer said.

German court to try `bookkeeper of Auschwitz`, 93

A former Nazi death camp officer dubbed the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz" goes on trial in Germany Tuesday, with almost 70 Holocaust survivors and victims` relatives expected in the courtroom.

`Bookkeeper of Auschwitz`, 93, faces trial in Germany

 A former Nazi officer known as the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz" goes on trial in Germany next Tuesday, possibly the last SS member to face punishment after most escaped justice.

Survivors return to Auschwitz, 70 years on, as leaders sound alarm

Survivors return to Auschwitz, 70 years on, as leaders sound alarm

 Seventy years after the liberation of Auschwitz, ageing survivors and dignitaries gather at the site synonymous with the Holocaust on Tuesday to honour victims and sound the alarm over a fresh wave of anti-Semitism.

'The Final Solution': Auschwitz survivors relive atrocities, 70 years on

 The piercing screams of a woman electrocuted on a barbed wire fence, children sent to the gas chambers and the constant threat of death: Auschwitz survivors recall life in the world`s most notorious death camp with remarkable clarity.

Holocaust awareness program: Muslim clerics to visit Auschwitz

A delegation of 22 Muslim clerics, including from India, would visit the former Nazi Auschwitz death camp in southern Poland this week as part of a Holocaust awareness programme.

Israel`s military chief to visit Auschwitz

The Israeli military says its chief of staff will head a delegation to a Holocaust memorial at the site of the Nazi death camp Auschwitz.

Holocaust memorial day marked in Serbia

In August 1941, a total of 1,300 Jews were taken from this town on a journey of no return - to the Nazi death camps.

Holocaust victims mourned at Auschwitz and beyond

Holocaust survivors, politicians, religious leaders and others are marking International Holocaust Remembrance Day with solemn prayers.

Last member of 1942 escape from Auschwitz dies

The last surviving member of a group of prisoners that escaped the German Nazi concentration camp in 1942 has died.

Dancing, laughing at Auschwitz: who has the right?

Who has the right to dance at Auschwitz, to make light of the Holocaust, to shoot videos set amid cattle cars and gas chambers?

Train retraces route of first Auschwitz convoy, 70 years on

Exactly 70
years after German troops packed hundreds of Poles into cattle
cars, survivors and relatives retraced the route of the first
rail convoy to Auschwitz.

Documents concerning Auschwitz guards found

The Auschwitz memorial says that documents related to the daily life of the death camp`s commanders and guards have been found at a nearby house.

Sweden to extradite Auschwitz theft suspect

A Swedish man accused of masterminding the theft of the "Work sets you free" sign from the former Nazi death camp of Auschwitz will be extradited to Poland, a Swedish district court said Thursday.

Auschwitz blueprints go on display in Israel

The neat lines and red rectangular sketches look like any typical architectural design.

Poland seeks Swedish help in Auschwitz theft probe

Sweden said on Tuesday it had got a request from Poland for help in probing the theft of the infamous Nazi German "Arbeit Macht Frei" sign from the former Auschwitz death camp.

Poland probes foreign role in Auschwitz theft

Polish police said today they were looking into possible foreign involvement in the theft of the infamous Nazi German "Arbeit Macht Frei" sign from the Auschwitz death camp.

Legendary Auschwitz sign stolen

The infamous iron sign over the gate to the Auschwitz memorial site has been stolen.