Auschwitz Concentration Camp News
112-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Named Oldest Man in the World
A 112-year-old Holocaust survivor has officially been named the oldest living man in the world. Israel Kristal was born on September 15, 1903, and became the record holder today, at the age of 112 years and 178 days, Guinness World Records confirmed to ABC News. “I don’t know the secret for long
Former SS Auschwitz Guard Apologizes at Trial in Germany
A 94-year-old former SS sergeant told a German court he is "ashamed" that he served as a guard in the Nazis' Auschwitz death camp and knew what was going on there but did nothing to stop it
Hungary's Nobel-Winning Author Imre Kertesz Laid to Rest
Imre Kertesz, the Hungarian author who won the 2002 Nobel Prize for Literature, has been laid to rest in the National Burial Garden in Budapest
Croatia Holds WWII Death Camp Commemoration Despite Boycott
Croatia's government has held a commemoration ceremony at the site of a notorious World War II death camp despite the boycott by the Jewish and Serb communities in protest over alleged inaction to curb the surge of neo-Nazi sentiment in the country
Survivor Gives Emotional Testimony in Opening of Trial of Ex-Auschwitz Guard
A Holocaust survivor took the stand today in Germany to testify against Reinhold Hanning, a 94-year-old former Nazi SS sergeant who is charged with at least 170,000 counts of accessory to murder based on accusations that he served as a guard at the Auschwitz concentration camp during World War II .
Former Nazi Guard, 94, on Trial for Auschwitz Deaths
Reinhold Manning has been charged with being an accessory to 170,000 murders at the Auschwitz concentration camp.
Trump 'Is Acting Like Another Hitler By Inciting Racism," Says Anne Frank's Stepsister
Anne Frank's stepsister, 86-year-old Eva Schloss, compared Donald Trump to Adolf Hitler in a column published by Newsweek on Wednesday. "I think [Trump] is acting like another Hitler by inciting racism ," wrote Schloss, an Auschwitz concentration survivor. "During his U.S. presidential campaign he
The Note: Mike Huckabee Steals The Spotlight From Trump
NOTABLES --WHAT HUCKABEE IS SAYING: Republican presidential candidate Mike Huckabee evoked imagery of Nazi death camps when discussing the deal over Iran’s nuclear program over the weekend, saying President Barack Obama “would take the Israelis and basically march them to the door of the oven.”
Mike Huckabee Makes Splash With His Own Controversial Comments On Iran
The former Arkansas governor and GOP candidate for the Republican nomination evoked the Holocaust and linked it with a potential outcome of Iranian nuclear deal.