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95-Year-Old Nazi Medic Who Served At Auschwitz Goes on Trial In Germany
Hubert Zafke argues he treated only wounded soldiers and members of the SS, but German prosecutors say that all SS guards at Auschwitz were well aware of the camp's function as an industrial-scale mass murder site.
How Five Girls Fulfilled the Commandment of Sukkah in Auschwitz
Five close friends in Auschwitz decided to build a sukkah from threads and torn fabric, but a short time before the festival arrived, the kapo discovered it and tore the sukkah to pieces. How did the girls nevertheless manage to “fulfill” the commandment? Read the following moving story and find out.
Mengele, I defeated you
Chaya Wach managed to survive Auschwitz and the loss of her husband and build a new family. Her grandchildren are the famous singing Wach family.
New Book on Rudolf Kasztner Unequivocally Proves His Guilt
British historian Paul Bogdanor set out to clear Kasztner’s name but was forced to admit his guilt
Pope Asks G-d To Forgive ‘So Much Cruelty’, in Auschwitz Visit
Two hour visit was spent in silence and contemplation, besides a few words exchanged with survivors and rescuers.
Rudolf Hess’ Grandson: "If I Met my Grandfather Today, I Would Kill Him"
The young Israelis visiting Auschwitz had a life altering meeting with Reiner Hess, grandson of Auschwitz camp commander Rudolf Hess.