To some she was a traitor, to others a heroine, but perhaps all Wanda Kronenberg did was in the cause of survival.
Manfred Weber, who leads the European People's Party's (EPP) group in the European Parliament underscored during a visit to the former Nazi German Auschwitz death camp in southern Poland that "Europe must remember what people are capable of."
In 2009, when she was 101, Sister Cecylia Roszak was awarded the title of Righteous Among the Nations for her help in saving the lives of Jews during WWII. She passed away just eight months after celebrating her birthday.
With an increasing number of Poles embracing the celebration of Halloween, an abandoned sanatorium in Otwock near Warsaw is proving a timely reminder that not all scares are staged…
Polish-Israeli relations are back to normal, Israeli Ambassador to Poland Anna Azari told PAP on Tuesday at a gala marking the 70th anniversary of the foundation of the Israeli embassy in Poland.
Despite their old age, the couple treated the blonde-haired, blue-eyed Sala as a member of their family, even taking the risk of presenting her in public as their own daughter.
The activity of consul Konstanty Rokicki, who during WWII issued false passports saving in this way hundreds of Jews from Nazi German occupied Poland "symbolises a brighter star in the abyss of despair of those years," President Andrzej Duda said in Switzerland on Tuesday.
Edward Mosberg awards for Poles who saved Jews during World War II were handed out in Warsaw on Sunday. This year the awards were granted for the third time, and most prominent among the recipients is Warsaw's World War II Deputy Mayor Julian Spitosław Kulski.
This year's Edward Mosberg awards for Poles who saved Jews during World War II will be handed out this Sunday, the event's organiser, From the Depths Foundation, has told PAP.
The nun’s developed a secret network stretching from Warsaw to Ukraine to help Jewish men, women and children escape the horrors of the Holocaust.