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  • Proposal calls for Righteous Gentile day in Poland

    February 6, 2012 | 10:47 am

    Jewish and historical groups in Poland have called for a day to be devoted to Poles who helped Jews during the Holocaust.

    The Association of the Children of the Holocaust, the Jan Karski Association, and the Museum of the History of Polish Jews have appealed to Poland’s President...

  • British nun who saved Jews from Shoah on way to sainthood

    January 19, 2012 | 10:20 am

    A British nun who saved dozens of Jews in Rome during the Holocaust has been advanced on the road to sainthood.

    Britain’s Catholic Herald newspaper said the file on Mother Riccarda Beauchamp Hamrough, who died in 1966, was sent recently to the Vatican for investigation by the...

  • Briefs: Israel unveils record-breaking flag, ‘Righteous Gentile’ joins Polish government

    November 29, 2007 | 7:00 pm

    Israel Unveils Record-Breaking Flag

    An Israeli flag the size of two football fields was unveiled near Masada on Monday as part of a campaign by the Ministry of Tourism ahead of next year's 60th Independence Day.

    The flag was donated by Sister Grace Galindez-Gupana, a pro-Zionist...