Yusra Mardini

Yusra Mardini

a young swimmer for refugee rights

A young Syrian swimmer, with the outbreak of war and bombardment she fled the country with her sister Sarah - also a swimmer.

European sport against Nazism

European sport against Nazism

Turin exhibit shows tales of Righteous sportsmen

Inauguration of exhibition European sport against Nazism. From Berlin Olympics to the London Games (1936-1948) at the Museo diffuso della Resistenza in Turin, on Wednesday 6 November at 11 a.m.

Racing to Save Lives

Racing to Save Lives

Gino Bartali is Righteous among the Nations

Yad Vashem's account of the rescue deeds performed by Italian road cyclist Gino Bartali, who brought into safety more than 800 Jews during the Nazi occupation.