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Ivanka Trump pays respects at Holocaust memorial in Warsaw

Senior White House adviser Ivanka Trump honored the victims of the Holocaust and the memories of Poland's Jewish community during her trip to Poland.

From depression and war, the rise of a new global financial...

Where did institutions like the World Bank and the International Monetary Fund come from and why? World War II helped create a new global financial order.

Ukraine honors those who sacrificed in World War II

Ukraine was among the nearly 30 European nations that participated in a wreath-laying ceremony at the V-E Day 70th Anniversary Commemoration in Washington.

Photo exhibit documents U.S.-China alliance in World War II

Millions of Chinese have learned about their country's World War II military alliance with the United States through the "National Memories" photo exhibit.

Ways that World War II changed the world

In 2015, countries are remembering the end of World War II. It wasn't just the end of a terrible conflict, but the beginning of how things work today.

Civil liberties in wartime

In times of war or grave threat, the United States has not always lived up to its highest ideals. But the American people and their government...

During World War II, the Soviet Union had help from an...

During World War II the U.S. and the Soviet Union put aside their differences to fight and defeat the Nazis. Learn how vital supplies reached the Red Army.

‘To right a grave wrong’

Remembering the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II helps ensure civil liberties are never again sacrificed in the name of security.