World War Two
Tooth fragments discovered in Berlin in 1945 belonged to Hitler, proving he died as the Allies approached.
Unexploded bombs from World War II are a persistent hazard in Germany, even more than 70 years since the end of the war.
A Manhattan judge ruled that two works by Vienna's Egon Schiele belong to three heirs of the Holocaust victim robbed by the Nazis 80 years ago.
The report claims anti-Semitism was “a traditional feature of Polish political and economic life.”
Despite the U.S.'s deadly atomic bomb attacks on Japan during World War II, the two countries mostly see eye to eye on North Korea.
Marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War Two, Abe also said he upheld past official apologies but offered no new apology of his own.
Tens of thousands died instantly when the U.S. dropped an atomic bomb on Hiroshima on Aug. 6, 1945.
The city council upheld a more than decade-old ban on "Stolpersteine," a project of German artist Gunter Demnig.
Seven decades after the end of WWII and the Holocaust, the competition comes to Germany for the first time.
In 1938, Nicholas Winton abandoned a skiing holiday to arrange safe passage for hundreds of Jewish children.
Hitler still has the most powerful legacy of violence and hatred mankind has produced.
Soviet, Spanish archives detail how the Duke wanted to replace the British cabinet with a pro-Nazi government.
Washington’s skies filled with more than two dozen vintage planes on Friday to mark 70 years since the Allied victory in World War II.
In our May 14, 1945, issue, Newsweek wrote about the Nazi surrender to the Allies and the subsequent V-E Day celebrations.
“This was the generation that literally saved the world. That ended the war and laid a foundation for peace.”
The Veteran’s History Project at the Library of Congress preserves firsthand accounts that, like these, show the full scope of the wartime experience.
"The issue of reparations has, for us, been dealt with both from a political and a legal perspective."