Days after the Taliban takeover, Simantov’s whereabouts remain unclear.
The once-rich communal life of Bukharan Jews in Khujand ended last week with the passing of the city’s last remaining Jewish person.
This week, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum placed online more than 700 hours of audio recordings from the trials, as well as 37 reels of film introduced as evidence.
Portugal is set to open its first Holocaust museum, built in the northern city of Porto by members of a Jewish community that was founded by descendants of victims of the Inquisition.
Antony Lishak has been traveling across the United Kingdom in an RV that he turned into a coronavirus-proof mobile studio for Holocaust survivors whose testimonies he films right outside their homes.
Six prominent Holocaust survivors who had dedicated much of their lives to educating others against hatred have died in Europe over the past month.
They toured the monument along with German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas.
The graffiti included the phrase “Juden raus,” German for “Jews get out,” and the symbol of the elite SS Nazi force.