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Prince Philip and his mother, Princess Alice

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Prince Philip, Husband of Queen and Son of Righteous Gentile, Passes Away at 99

The mother of Queen Elizabeth's husband was named Righteous Among the Nations for saving Greek Jews during World War II.

Holocaust survivors return to their homeland, the Holy Land, aboard the RMS Mataroa, 1945

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Photo Friday: Those the Lord Has Rescued Will Return

Holocaust survivors return to their biblical and historic homeland, the Holy Land, aboard the RMS Mataroa after liberation, 1945.

Golda Meir, to be played by Helen Mirren

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Helen Mirren to Play Golda Meir

Oscar-winning actress Helen Mirren will play Israel's first female prime minister in a movie set during the Yom Kippur War.

Anatoly Rubin lights Yom HaShoah torch at Yad Vashem, 2012

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‘Let My People Go’

A survivor of the Holocaust and Soviet gulags, Anatoly Rubin at last made aliyah, an inspiration to Jews like himself to live in Israel.

Israeli kindergarten children celebrate Passover seder ceremony in 1949

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Photo Friday: What Does This Ceremony Mean to You?

On Passover 1949, the first Passover after the creation of modern Israel, children at an Israeli kindergarten celebrate the seder ceremony.

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