Nazi death camps

Israel condemns Le Pen comments on WWII round up of Jews

Israel on Monday condemned French far-right presidential candidate Marine Le Pen's for denying her country was responsible for the war-time round-up of Jews later sent to Nazi death camps.

Apr 10, 2017, 15:08 PM IST
German court upholds former Auschwitz guard's conviction on accessory to murder charges

German court upholds former Auschwitz guard's conviction on accessory to murder charges

The decision to uphold Oskar Groening's conviction sets an important precedent for German prosecutors' efforts to pursue others who allegedly served at Nazi death camps.

Nov 28, 2016, 16:43 PM IST

Merkel says Germans can never forget death camp horrors

Germans will never forget the "unfathomable horrors" that the Nazis inflicted at the death camps, Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Sunday at a ceremony marking the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Dachau concentration camp near Munich.

May 03, 2015, 20:31 PM IST

Israelis stand in silent tribute to Holocaust dead

Israeli Jews stood in silence as sirens wailed across the country on Thursday marking Holocaust memorial day and 70 years since the liberation of the Nazi death camps.

Apr 16, 2015, 13:45 PM IST

PM Orban admits Hungarian `shameful` Holocaust role

Many Hungarians chose "bad instead of good" in helping deport Jews to Nazi death camps, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Monday in his first acknowledgement of his country`s complicity in the Holocaust.

Jan 27, 2015, 02:24 AM IST

Poland marks 65th Lodz ghetto anniversary

Aged Holocaust survivors commemorated the 65th anniversary of the last deportations from the Lodz ghetto to Nazi death camps, and Poland`s President recalled their suffering and praised Poles who risked their lives to save Jews.

Aug 28, 2009, 09:29 AM IST