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The emotional reunion took place at Yad Vashem, in Jerusalem, in the presence of descendants of the survivors who are alive today because of the heroic actions taken 76 years ago.

Greece’s chief rabbi says artifacts on display at local Jewish museum, including inscription from as early as 4th century, show Jews are ‘an integral part of Greek identity’.

The New York Philharmonic is set to take up residency at the Usedom Music Festival, once the secretive home of the Third Reich’s rocket and nuclear development program.

A regional Kinus is taking place this week in Lisbon - Cascais, Portugal for Shluchim and Shluchos serving smaller Jewish communities in countries across Europe and Africa.

Victory day commemorates the surrender of Nazi Germany in 1945. The signing of the German Instrument of Surrender happened in the evening on 8 May 1945 after midnight, thus on 9 May Moscow Time.

Today is the Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day, known as Yom HaShoah.