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Eastern Orthodox delegation visits Babi Yar
Delegates of Eastern Orthodox Churches have taken part in a commemoration of the victims of the Nazi executions in Kyiv. The commemoration took place took place in Babi Yar, the well-known place where many Jews were executed by bullets in 1941.
Jewish pilgrims travel to Ukraine despite war threat
Thousands of Jewish pilgrims have travelled to the Ukrainian city of Uman to celebrate the Jewish New Year. They defy the international travel advice not to travel to the war-torn country.