Heinz-Christian Strache of the Freedom Party said he was in the country on an official visit at the invitation of the Likud party -- a claim the Israeli Foreign Ministry disputed.
An Egyptian doctor was recognized as a Righteous Among the Nations for helping to save a Jewish family during the Holocaust — the first Arab to be so recognized. More ▸
By Marcy Oster
The German government will donate $13 million to the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Israel over the next 10 years. More ▸