Holocaust Day: Rivlin, in Krakow, spells out Poland’s complicity * Trump: We must fight anti-Semitism * If Nazis had won * Syria: We’re ready for war

Holocaust Day: Rivlin, in Krakow, spells out Poland’s complicity * Trump: We must fight anti-Semitism * If Nazis had won * Syria: We’re ready for war

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THE DAILY EDITIONThursday, April 12, 2018
Poland and Poles helped in Nazi extermination, Rivlin tells Polish counterpart
BY TOI STAFF
Israel’s president says Warsaw has witnessed a ‘wave of anti-Semitism’ sparked by law criminalizing mention of complicity in Holocaust
Led by Rivlin, thousands of Israelis begin March of Living in Poland
BY TOI STAFF
Israeli envoy to Poland says attempting to nix Holocaust law inadvisable
BY SUE SURKES
Trump on Holocaust day: Americans have ‘moral obligation’ to fight anti-Semitism
BY JTA AND TOI STAFF
US president proclaims: ‘We must ensure that the history of the Holocaust remains forever relevant and that no people suffer these tragedies ever again’
Israel media review / From generation to generation: 6 things to know for April 12
BY TAMAR PILEGGI
In first, Kastner honored at Knesset Holocaust Remembrance Day event
BY MARISSA NEWMAN
REICH VISION
How would the world look if the Nazis won? ‘Hitler’s Hollywood’ gives a glimpse
BY JORDAN HOFFMAN
Israel solemnly remembers 6 million victims on Holocaust Remembrance Day
BY MICHAEL BACHNER, TOI STAFF AND AGENCIES
Nationwide sirens sound at 10 a.m., kicking off ceremonies throughout the country; President Rivlin leads ‘March of the Living’ at Auschwitz
Israel-bound proceeds from Anne Frank diary sales to go to New Israel Fund
BY SUE SURKES
Survivor testimony / World’s ‘oldest living journalist’ tells how he boxed his way through Auschwitz
BY JTA
As numbers dwindle, Jews who fought Nazis recall struggle
BY ARON HELLER
Gaza bullet hits Israeli family’s house: ‘The baby was in the shelter’
BY MICHAEL BACHNER AND TOI STAFF
Homeowners shaken by fallout as Hamas gunmen target IAF aircraft; ‘This is scary for anyone raising little children but we are sticking to our daily lives,’ resident says
Air Force hits Gaza gunmen after they shoot at plane, trigger rocket sirens
BY JUDAH ARI GROSS, TOI STAFF AND AFP
Abbas decries ‘big conspiracy’ facing Palestinian cause
BY KHALED ABU TOAMEH
Gazan journalist killed by Israel was beaten by Hamas — press group
BY AFP AND TOI STAFF
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Rivlin in Krakow: Poland and Poles helped in the Nazi extermination
BY TOI STAFF
President, alongside 12,000 marchers, from teenagers to Holocaust survivors, walking from Auschwitz to the death camp at Birkenau to mark Holocaust Remembrance Day
BLOGABRAHAM H. FOXMAN
Never again — probably
Trumpism has destroyed the social contract that protected Jews and other minority communities
PA TV presents image of Nazi camp victims as taken from ‘Deir Yassin massacre’
BY TOI STAFF
Original picture, photographed right after liberation of Nordhausen, edited to exclude images of corpses in striped uniforms
Gazans say surge of gunshot wounds taxes already stretched clinics, hospitals
BY AGENCIES AND TOI STAFF
2 injured Gaza protesters said to lose legs after access to West Bank denied
BY TOI STAFF
White House demands Hamas relinquish control of Gaza
BY ERIC CORTELLESSA
‘Like a mitzvah’: Italian conductor brings to life music composed in the camps
BY JESSICA STEINBERG
Assad adviser: Syria ready for war with West, Israel will be ‘biggest loser’
BY TOI STAFF
Buthaina Shaaban tells Lebanese media that Syria is not afraid of confrontation, ‘will be prepared for it if it happens’
Putin asks Netanyahu to avoid destabilizing steps in Syria
BY TOI STAFF
Trump on Syria attack: ‘Very soon or not so soon at all!’
BY AFP
Netanyahu warns Iran on Holocaust Remembrance eve
BY TOI STAFF
After Tehran threatens to retaliate over deadly airstrike attributed to Israel in Syria, PM vows to counter ‘aggression’
Analysis / After airstrike in Syria, an Israeli proxy war with Iran looms
BY RAPHAEL AHREN
Photos show Russian navy has left Syria port ahead of possible US strike
BY MICHAEL BACHNER
Album ‘Yiddish Glory’ gives voice to once-lost Soviet Jewish WWII songs
BY RENEE GHERT-ZAND
TOP OPS
ORLY MARGULIS
Mengele believed young Trudy’s lie
I wore my grandmother’s raincoat and carried her book in my hand as I retraced her steps at Auschwitz
MELODY BARRON
The hero who planned to kill 6 million Germans
Abba Kovner, a leader of the Vilna Ghetto uprising, planned to use poison to avenge the murder of Jews
JONATHAN FELDSTEIN
Why survivors need social media
A New Jersey teen is making the Holocaust real and relatable for kids who are digital natives
DANNY DANON
In Poland and Israel, a witness creation program
A delegation of United Nations ambassadors will soon join the ranks of those who keep Holocaust memory alive
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BY AP AND TOI STAFF
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