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  • Yad Vashem’s Shalev named deputy chair of International Auschwitz Council

    September 11, 2012 | 10:07 am

    Yad Vashem Chairman Avner Shalev was appointed a deputy chairman of the International Auschwitz Council.

    The appointment by Polish Prime Minister Donald Tusk was announced by Yad Vashem on Tuesday.

    The International Auschwitz Council, which was established by Poland in 2000, is...

  • Yad Vashem to scan documents on Dutch Righteous among the Nations

    August 27, 2012 | 10:12 am

    The government of the Netherlands and Yad Vashem have agreed to digitally archive documents connected to Dutch rescuers of Jews during the Holocaust.

    The documents will be scanned by Yad Vashem, Israel’s Holocaust commemoration authority, in the next two years, Yad Vashem deputy...