Yad Vashem

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US president Donald Trump receives a Book of Psalms from Shmuel Rabinovitch, as Jared Kushner, Trump’s son-in-law and senior adviser, looks on, during a visit the Western Wall in Jerusalem. Photograph: Stephen Crowley/The New York Times

US president Donald Trump, arriving in Israel on Monday from Saudi Arabia, declared his visit a “rare opportunity to bring security and peace” to the (...)

US president Donald Trump at the Global Center for Combating Extremist Ideology in Riyadh. Photograph: Jonathan Ernst/Reuters

Donald Trump’s first trip abroad as president of the US was always going to be closely watched, but the series of controversies that assailed the Whit(...)

White House press secretary Sean Spicer tried to suggest that even Adolf Hitler had not used poison gas on his own people. Photograph: Joshua Roberts/Reuters

Israeli politicians and commentators have reacted with fury and incredulity to comments made by Sean Spicer, the White House press secretary, in whic(...)

One of the original ‘Schindler’s lists’. The list has been put up for auction.

One of the original “Schindler’s lists”, the documents used by German industrialist Oskar Schindler to save more than 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust,(...)

Cork woman Mary Elmes, who helped Jewish children escape from Nazis during the second World War.

A Cork woman who in 2013 was the first Irish person to be honoured by Israel’s official memorial to Jewish victims of the Holocaust is to be honoured (...)