'History repeating': Kyiv's Babyn Yar bombed 81 years after massacre of Jews during World War II
Russia-Ukraine War News: The Babyn Yar Holocaust memorial in Ukraine's Kyiv was bombed on Tuesday. 81 years ago, during World War II, more than 30,000 Jews were massacred at the same site.
Russian Strike Stirs Symbolism At Kyiv Holocaust Site
Eighty years after the ravine at Babi Yar served as the mass grave of 30,000 Jews murdered by Ukraine's Nazi occupiers, five more corpses lay on the ground Wednesday covered in dust and fine layer of snow.
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Russia’s assault on Ukraine enters its seventh day.
Five killed in Russian strike on Kyiv TV tower
An apparent Russian airstrike aimed at Kyiv’s main television tower killed five people yesterday, officials said, knocking out some broadcasts but leaving the structure intact. After a blast sounded around the city and smoke was seen rising in the Babi Yar district, the emergencies service said five people were also injured in the attack. Ukrainian officials released footage of charred bodies and cars damaged by the strike, which came during a surge of Russian attacks on Ukraine’s second city of Kharkiv. “To the world: what is the point of saying ‘never again’ for 80 years, if the world stays silent when a bomb drops on the same site of Babi Yar,” Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky asked in a tweet. “Once again, these barbarians are murdering the victims of Holocaust!”
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Jewish groups condemn strike near Babyn Yar holocaust memorial
Jewish groups and institutions around the world condemned a strike in Ukraine’s capital, Kyiv, in the area of the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial Center, where tens of thousands of Jews were killed by the Nazis in a two-day massacre during World War II. It was not clear to what extent the memorial was damaged by the strike. The memorial is close to Kyiv’s main radio and television tower, which was hit by a projectile. President Volodymyr Zelenskyy of Ukraine said at least five people were killed in the area.
Jewish groups condemn a strike near the Babyn Yar Holocaust Memorial.
It was not clear what damage was done to the memorial but it is close to a radio and television tower in Kyiv that was hit by a projectile.
Five people killed in Russian airstrike on Kyiv TV tower
Ukrainian officials have accused Moscow of threatening a Holocuast memorial.
Ukraine says five killed in attack on TV tower near Holocaust memorial site
Ukraine accused Russia on Tuesday of carrying out a "barbaric" rocket attack on a Kyiv TV tower that killed five civilians near Babyn Yar, a memorial site to one of the biggest single massacres of Jews during the Nazi Holocaust.
Russia strikes Kyiv TV tower, killing 5 and damaging Babyn Yar Holocaust site
Head of memorial site calls attack in area where 34,000 Jews were murdered 'symbolic,' as Putin is 'seeking to distort and manipulate the Holocaust to justify an illegal invasion'
Kyiv TV Tower Hit By Deadly Russian Airstrike
Ukrainian officials say a Russian air strike targeted the main TV tower in the capital, Kyiv, killing at least five people. Several videos of the strike were posted on social media and RFE/RL recorded the aftermath.
Five Killed In Russian Missile Strike On Ukrainian Capital's TV Tower
Five people died and five were injured on Tuesday in a missile strike aimed at Kyiv's main television tower, the Ukrainian emergencies service said
Five people killed in Russian strike on Kyiv TV tower
An apparent Russian airstrike aimed at Kyiv's main television tower killed five people today, officials said, knocking out some broadcasts but leaving the structure intact.
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