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Ukraine to build synagogue on site of Babyn Yar massacre

Ukraine will build a synagogue at the memorial site commemorating the victims of Babyn Yar, one of the biggest single massacres of Jews during the Nazi Holocaust, the head of the memorial site Max Yakover told Reuters on Friday.“This should be a significant thing with a very deep meaning,” he said.For all the latest headlines, follow our Google News channel online or via the app.The synagogue is expected to open next year to coincide with the 80th anniversary of the killings, and would be Kyiv’s first new synagogue built since Ukraine’s independence in 1991.The Babyn Yar massacre marked the start …read more

Source:: Al Arabiya