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July 9, 2018
Fabian and Shatz last saw each other when Shatz extricated Fabian from prison in communist Slovakia in the 1950s. Photo for The Washington Post courtesy of Yveta Martson.
They survived the Holocaust, and then he rescued her from communism. Sixty-five years later, they've reunited.
July 9, 2018 - 3:00pm
May 11, 2018
Judy Baron showed the identification number tattooed on her arm at Auschwitz during a talk to the audience attending the dedication of an exhibit at the Fagen Fighters Museum in Granite Falls on Friday. The exhibit features her art work and witness to the Holocaust as a survivor of the Auschwitz and Bergen-Belsen concentration camps. Tom Cherveny / Forum News Service
Minn. holocaust survivor dedicates exhibit telling her story at Fagen Fighters Museum
May 11, 2018 - 8:49am
April 12, 2018
ND Jew reflects on Holocaust and Heroism Memorial Day
April 12, 2018 - 6:34pm
January 28, 2018
Marceline Loridan-Ivens, an 89-year old writer, filmmaker and Holocaust survivor, sits in the living room of her apartment in Paris this week.  Annabelle Marcovici photo for The Washington Post
An 89-year-old Holocaust survivor worries: What happens when we're all gone?
January 28, 2018 - 10:30am
November 14, 2017
John Stern, representing the living family members, looks at the painting of his grandfather Herman Stern, who was chosen as the 40th recipient of the Theodore Roosevelt Rough Rider Award Thursday, March 13, 2014, in Fargo. Then-Gov. Jack Dalrymple, North Dakota Secretary of State Al Jaeger and Merl Paaverud, director of the State Historical Society, were on stage to unveil the portrait. Forum News Service file photo.
Man with a 'Mission': How Herman Stern saved more than 120 Jews from the Holocaust
November 14, 2017 - 5:11am
November 2, 2017
Commentary: Herman Stern -- a great N.D. story
November 2, 2017 - 7:04am
April 24, 2017
A day of remembrance: Separate genocide remembrance days align Monday
April 24, 2017 - 7:18pm
April 14, 2017
Images of people being led to concentration camps during World War II are on display at the Fagen Fighters World War II Museum in Granite Falls. (Julie Buntjer / Daily Globe)
After surviving Holocaust horrors, Minn. woman shares story about coming to America
April 14, 2017 - 10:39am
April 12, 2017
Port: Kevin Cramer says Spicer Holocaust comment was 'dumb,' but 'technically right'
April 12, 2017 - 2:58pm
October 31, 2016
Holocaust survivor, Carmela Ben Yehuda, 89, dances during the annual Holocaust survivors' beauty pageant in the Israeli city of Haifa Oct. 30, 2016. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
Holocaust survivors walk the red carpet in Israel beauty pageant
October 31, 2016 - 9:29am
July 2, 2016
Writer, Nobel Laureate and holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel speaks to the media outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, DC, U.S. on May 4, 2010, following a private lunch with U.S. President Barack Obama.
Holocaust survivor, Nobel laureate Elie Wiesel dies
July 2, 2016 - 4:19pm
April 20, 2016
Dr. Doyle Stevick speaks at the UND Memorial Union building in Grand Forks, ND. Photo taken on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. (Joshua Komer/Grand Forks Herald)
Teaching the Holocaust can change students' views, speaker at UND says
April 20, 2016 - 7:15am
A man puts stones top of a tomb during the funeral of the remains of Holocaust victims in the Jewish cemetery in Budapest, Hungary April 15, 2016. REUTERS/Laszlo Balogh
HUNEGS: In Grand Forks, take time to remember the Holocaust
April 20, 2016 - 6:15am
July 15, 2015
Oskar Groening, defendant and former Nazi SS officer dubbed the "bookkeeper of Auschwitz", listens to the verdict during his trial in Lueneburg, Germany, July 15, 2015. REUTERS/Axel Heimken/Pool
In possibly last of Holocaust trials, 'Bookkeeper of Auschwitz' found guilty in aiding murder of Jews
July 15, 2015 - 5:30pm
April 21, 2015
Defendant Oskar Groening receives help to get in a car after the first day of his trial in Lueneburg April 21, 2015. Groening, a 93-year-old former bookkeeper at Auschwitz goes on trial in Germany on Tuesday, accused by prosecutors of being an accessory in the murder of 300,000 people, even though he was not involved in any actual killing at the notorious Nazi death camp. REUTERS/Fabian Bimmer
Auschwitz bookkeeper admits 'moral guilt' at Holocaust trial
April 21, 2015 - 4:45pm
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