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Jewish Museum of Greece receives ministerial certification

The Greek Ministry of Culture's Museum Council unanimously accepted the Jewish Museum of Greece's request for the granting of its certification mark.

Thessaloniki Holocaust museum “an extremely important initiative for Greece”, says U.S. Ambassador

US Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt described a plan to build a Holocaust Museum in Thessaloniki as an "extremely important initiative for Greece", considering the key role that the Jewish community has played in the city's history.

Greek PM lays wreath at Yad Vashem

Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis visited Yad Vashem in Jerusalem, where he...

KIS issues online album on 30 years of Greece-Israel relations

The Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece (KIS) has issued an online album marking 30 years of upgraded diplomatic relations between Greece and Israel.

Greek Jews celebrate 30 years of Greece-Israel relations

On the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations, the Central Board of Jewish Communities in Greece congratulates Greece and Israel for their strong will to further enhance their bonds of friendship and encourages every effort that brings closer the people of the two countries.

The Jewish Greek family that was saved in the Holocaust

Corporon’s book, Something Beautiful Happened: A Story of Survival and Courage in the Face of Evil, tells the unbelievable story of how the Savvas family was saved during the Shoah.

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