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Aging survivors give up precious Holocaust relics

For 80-year-old David Ariel, a survivor of the Nazi Holocaust, parting with cherished letters from his mother, killed at Auschwitz death camp, was a painful but necessary duty.Full story

Israel mourns 6 million Jewish Holocaust victims

Israel's prime minister warned Sunday that the nation must not dismiss Iran's threats to its existence, drawing a parallel at a ceremony in memory of the 6 million Jewish victims of the Nazi Holocaust of World War II. Full story

Israeli memorial starts collecting Holocaust items

Lydia Avidan, an elegant 79-year-old widow, walked into a Tel Aviv high school with tears streaking from beneath her tinted sunglasses. She was about to hand over to historians the only mementos she had left from relatives who perished in the Holocaust — a yellowed, cracked letter she had never read Full story

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  Centenarian recalls risking life to document Holocaust

Ruth Gruber, now 100, was only 36 when she risked her own life to help wake the world to the plight of Jewish Holocaust survivors. TODAY’s Ann Curry speaks with the legendary photojournalist.

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Israeli President Shimon Peres lays a wreath during the annual ceremony for Holocaust Martyrs??? and Heroes??? Remembrance Day on May 2, 2011 at the Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial in Jerusalem. Israel fell silent for two minutes as the Jewish state paid tribute to the six million victims of the Nazi

Rabbis from Britain and the United State
Rabbis from Britain and the United State

Rabbis from Britain and the United States bury on April 4, 2011 in the town of Iasi, 410 kms north of Bucharest, some 40 Jews killed during the Holocaust and found in November 2010 in a mass grave in the northeastern Romanian village of Popricani. The remains of Jews killed during the Holocaust foun