Michel Laub has won the prestigious JQ-Wingate Literary Prize for fiction for his Holocaust memoir, Diary of the Fall, while the non-fiction award has gone to Thomas Harding's The German Jew and the Hunt for the Kommandant of Auschwitz.
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Pope Francis has spoken of his concern over the "troubling" rise of antisemitism in Europe and said Holocaust commemorations should serve as a warning for future generations.
In the biggest ever show of commemoration in the UK, 5,000 people attended a Yom Hashoah event in Allianz Park, Hendon on Sunday (19 April).
A string of Jewish politicians are fighting to be re-eleceted.