Benjamin Netanyahu condemned his Polish counterpart on Saturday for saying Jews were perpetrators in World War Two as well as Poles and others.
Poland is seeing a resurgence of anti-Semitism over pending legislation that would impose jail terms for suggestions that the nation was complicit in the Holocaust.
Israel's Netanyahu and Holocaust survivors bridled at a draft Polish law that would make it illegal to suggest Poland bore any responsibility for Nazi.
Israel called on Poland on Saturday to amend a bill approved this week by Polish lawmakers.
Poland's new prime minister said on Thursday he expected the European Commission to launch an unprecedented punishment procedure against Warsaw.
Poland should defend its national identity and interests at a time when the European Union is debating its own future.
Mateusz Morawiecki was sworn in as Poland's new prime minister and European Council President Donald Tusk called on the new leader to pursue European unity.
Poland will quit a precautionary Flexible Credit Line (FCL) from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) worth $9.2 billion.