President Peres awards Elie Wiesel25 Nov 2013We are honored to present you with the President’s Medal for your ongoing work in preserving the memory of the Holocaust. You are the flag bearer of preventing bloodshed; fighting racism, Antisemitism and preventing war.
UN Secretary-General at Auschwitz-Birkenau Concentration Camp18 Nov 2013The world must never forget, deny or downplay the Holocaust. We must remain ever on our guard. And we must do more, far more, to promote equality and fundamental freedoms.
900 early Holocaust interviews available online07 Nov 2013Marking 75 years since the Kristallnacht attacks of November 9-10, 1938, the Hebrew University of Jerusalem launched a new website providing access to 900 previously unavailable Holocaust-related voice recordings and transcripts.
Egyptian doctor recognized as Righteous Among the Nations30 Sep 2013Dr. Helmy, an Egyptian physician living in Berlin, and Frieda Szturmann, a local German woman, worked together in the heart of Nazi Germany to help save a Jewish family during the height of the Holocaust.
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 201307 Apr 2013Defiance and Rebellion during the Holocaust: 70 Years Since the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising
Remarks by US President Barack Obama at Yad Vashem22 Mar 2013"Unto them I will give my house and within my walls memorial and a name; an everlasting name that shall not be cut off."
International Holocaust Remembrance Day 201324 Jan 2013The 2013 observance of the International Day of Commemoration in memory of the victims of the Holocaust is built around the theme "Rescue during the Holocaust: The Courage to Care".
Yad Vashem and Council of Europe sign Memorandum of Understanding30 May 2012Yad Vashem and the Council of Europe have signed a Memorandum of Understanding to promote Holocaust education throughout the 47 member states of the Council.
Yom Hashoah-Address by President Shimon Peres18 Apr 2012Holocaust deniers negate the deeds of their predecessors so as to cover their own crimes. The falsehood of negation will not extinguish the fire of the inferno.
Yom Hashoah-Address by PM Netanyahu18 Apr 2012Those who dismiss Iran's threats as exaggerated or as mere idle posturing have learned nothing from the Holocaust. The memory of the Holocaust obligates us to apply the lessons of the past to ensure the basis of our future.