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  • Hundreds of Thousands of Jews in Hungary Exterminated by Pogroms and Deportations

    The first authentic report on the situation of the Jews in Budapest and other sections of Hungary since last March, when the German Army occupied the country, reached here today. The report was smuggled out of Budapest several days ago. “The Germans,” the report says, “entered Hungary on March 21, 1944 and immediately started the… More ▸

  • War Refugee Board Releases Report on Extermination of Millions of Jews in Nazi Camps

    The Executive Office of the President through the War Refugee Board today made public two eye-witness reports of the horrible and barbarous events which occurred in the two notorious extermination camps — Auschwitz (Oswiecim) and Brikenau — in Upper Silesia. The sixty-page horror story, containing details and statistics of the murders in these camps, is… More ▸

  • French Traitor Testifies in Paris Court on Torture of Jews in Oswiecim Camp

    An inside view of the dread German concentration camps at Oswiecim, Poland, was given in open court here during the week-end by a young Frenchman named Verniers who is on trial as a traitor. Verniers had been employed by the Gestapo and last February, he testified, he was sent to Oswiecim in the guise of… More ▸

  • Irish Minister in Berlin Intervenes for Jews Imprisoned in Oswiecim Camp

    The Government of Eire has requested its Charge d’Affaires in Berlin to intervene with the German Government in connection with reported Nazi plans to wipe out thousands of Jews and other persons confined in the Oswiecim concentration camp in Poland and other camps. This was revealed today by H. A. Goodman, secretary of the Agudas… More ▸

  • U.S. Government Warns Germany Against Extermination of Jews in Concentration Camps

    The State Department today issued a warning to Germany against extermination of Jews and other persons in Nazi concentration camps in Poland, The warning was issued following receipt of information by the U.S. Government that German authorities in Poland are planning to kill all the internees in Oswiecim, Brzezinki and other camps. “The United States… More ▸

  • Hungarian Jews Lured to Death with Promise of Exchange for German Civilians

    Hungarian Jews, unaware of the fate which awaits them, are still being lured to extermination camps in the Nazi-held part of Poland under various Pretexts, the Jewish Telegraphic Agency was informed here today by an emissary of the Polish underground movement who left occupied Poland only a week ago. “Despite the impression that the Hungarian… More ▸