Story | Mar 18, 2015 | 4:00 AM
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Story | Mar 27, 2015 | 1:00 PM"It was 1943 and the Nazis were deporting Greece's Jews to death camps in Poland. Hitler's genocidal accountants forced the Jews to pay their train fare. The bill for 58,585 Jews sent to Auschwitz and other camps exceeded 2 million Reichsmark — over $27 million in today's money. For decades, this was a forgotten footnote among all of the greater horrors of the Holocaust. Today it is returning to the forefront amid the row between Athens and Berlin over the Greek financial bailout. Jewish leaders in Thessaloniki, home to Greece's largest Jewish community, say they are considering how to reclaim the rail fares from Germany — with interest."
Story | Mar 23, 2015
US trains Iraqi security forces as battle to recapture Tikrit from Islamic State group goes on As the U.S. mission to Iraq expands, so do its efforts to arm and train the country's security forces to combat the Islamic State group, with large-scale...
Story | Mar 20, 2015 | 4:04 PM
To the editor: I wholeheartedly concur with Michael Douglas that anti-Semitism is reprehensible and that it must be combated theologically, socially, culturally and politically. All human beings have an inviolable right to live in peace and dignity. ("...
Column | Mar 4, 2015 | 1:04 PM