June 3, 2015 6:54am
Poland’s foreign minister thanked the recipients for their “contribution to Polish-Jewish relations, writing a common history in the new conditions.”
May 26, 2015 1:34pm
Poland’s ombudsman Irena Lipowicz filed her request last year with the country’s Constitutional Tribunal, asking it to make kosher slaughter legal only for the use of the Jewish community in Poland.
May 26, 2015 6:55am
Winner Andrzej Duda, a conservative politician, criticized his opponent former president Bronislaw Komorowski’s apologies in recent years for the massacre that Polish farmers perpetrated against their Jewish neighbors in Jedwabne.
May 25, 2015 9:15am
The house in southeastern Poland, in which a Jewish family of 13 hid from the Nazis, was recently purchased by the businessman Maciej Piorkowski.
May 10, 2015 2:20pm
The monument, unveiled last September, commemorates the Jews of Rajgrod, who were liquidated in 1942.
April 26, 2015 7:07am
Bartoszewski had been sent to Auschwitz in 1940 because of his social activism and later became involved in the Polish resistance.
April 19, 2015 11:49am
The U.S. ambassador to Poland will be summoned to Poland’s Foreign Ministry, where he will receive a “note of protest and call for an apology.”
April 19, 2015 11:44am
Many of the hundreds on hand wore paper daffodils pinned to their clothes, symbolizing the memory of the uprising.
March 30, 2015 6:40am
The Polish-Jewish humanitarian turned down sanctuary and perished in the Nazi camp with the more than 190 children from his Warsaw Ghetto orphanage.
March 11, 2015 6:23am
Costs are estimated at about $33 million for a project that is expected to take more than a decade to complete.
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