January 27 is the day the international community observes Holocaust Remembrance Day by recalling the horrors committed during World War II by Nazi Germany and the bravery of those who risked their lives to save persecuted Jews and others from Nazi death camps. Tatiana Vorozhko and Kostiantyn Golubchyk of VOA's Ukrainian Service tell the amazing story of a Jewish boy who was saved by a Ukrainian family and later grew up to be a Nobel Laureate in Chemistry.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Thursday he expects the White House to impose new sanctions on Iran over its ballistic missile program and its alleged destabilizing actions in the Middle East. The decision on whether to continue to waive other sanctions in line with the 2015 nuclear deal rests with President Donald Trump. The deadline is Friday, and as Henry Ridgwell reports from London, the other signatories have been making clear their support for the agreement.