Shtetl
Shtetls (Yiddish: שטעטל, shtetl (singular), שטעטלעך, shtetlekh (plural)) were small towns with large Jewish population which existed in Central and Eastern Europe before the Holocaust. Shtetls wer...
Czech Republic shooting: 'Eight die' in Uhersky Brod
At least eight people die when a gunman opens fire inside a restaurant in the Czech Republic town of Uhersky Brod, local reports say.
Amazing Green Tunnel
The so-called Tunnel of Love is in place Klevan, in Ukraine. In the warmer months, when there are green leaves on the trees, they make a fabulous green tunnel. This unusual tunnel is the work of man, ...
Mogilev
Mogilev Belarus.
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List of villages and towns depopulated of Jews during the Holocaust
Below is a partial list of selected villages and towns (shtetls) depopulated of Jews during the Holocaust. The liquidation actions were carried out mostly by the Nazi Einsatzgruppen through mass killi...
Bălți
Bălți ([ˈbəlt͡sʲ]; Polish: Bielce, Russian: Бельцы, Byel’tsy and Бэлць, Bėlts’, Ukrainian: Бєльці, Bel’tsi, Yiddish: בעלץ Belts) is a city in Moldova. It is the second largest in terms...
Daugavpils
Daugavpils ([ˈdaʊɡaʊpils]; Latgalian: Daugpiļs [ˈdaʊkʲpʲilʲsʲ]; Russian: Даугавпилс [ˈdaʊɡəfpʲɪls]; see other names) is a city in southeastern Latvia, located on the banks of the Daugava River...
Jarosław
Jarosław [jaˈrɔswaf] (Ukrainian: Ярослав [jarosˈlaw], Yiddish: יאַרעסלאָוו Yareslov, German: Jaroslau) is a town in south-eastern Poland, with 40,167 inhabitants, as of 2 June 2009. Situat...
Jawor
Jawor [ˈjavɔr] (German: Jauer) is a town in south-western Poland with 24,347 inhabitants (2006). It is situated in Lower Silesian Voivodeship (from 1975–1998 it was in the former Legnica Voivodesh...
Mikulov
Mikulov ([ˈmɪkulof]; German: Nikolsburg; Yiddish: ניקאלשבורג, Nikolshburg) is a town in the South Moravian Region of the Czech Republic with a population of 7,374 (2012). It is located directl...
Nemyriv
Nemyriv (Ukrainian: Немирів, Russian: Немирoв) is a historic town in Vinnytsia Oblast (province) of western Ukraine. It is the administrative center of Nemyriv Raion (district). Population: 1...
Opatów
Opatów [ɔˈpatuf] is a town in Poland, in Świętokrzyskie Voivodeship, historic province of Lesser Poland. It is the capital of Opatów County. Its population is 7,833 (2007). Opatów is located among the...
Siebengemeinden
The Siebengemeinden (Hebrew: שֶבַע קְהִלּוֹת; English: Seven Communities) were seven Jewish communities located in Eisenstadt and its surrounding area. The groups are known as Sheva Kehillot in He...
Sighetu Marmaţiei
Sighetu Marmației ([ˌsiɡetu marˈmat͡si.ej], also spelled Sighetul Marmației; German: Marmaroschsiget or Siget; Hungarian: Máramarossziget, [ˈmaːrɒmɒroʃsiɡɛt]; Slovak: Sihoť; Ukrainian:...
Tarnów
Tarnów ( [ˈtarnuf]) (German: Tarnau, Yiddish: טארנא, Torna) is a city in southeastern Poland with 115,341 inhabitants (metro area 269,000 inhabitants) as of June 2009. The city has been situa...
Uherské Hradiště
Uherské Hradiště ([ˈuɦɛrskɛː ˈɦraɟɪʃcɛ]; German: Ungarisch Hradisch, Hungarian: Magyarhradis) is a town in the Zlín Region of the Czech Republic, located 23 km (14 mi) southwest of Z...
Zhovkva
Zhovkva (Ukrainian: Жовква, [ˈʐɔv̥kva]; Russian: Жо́лква, 1951-1992: Нестеров; Polish: Żółkiew; Yiddish: Zholkva) is a city in the Lviv Oblast (province) of western Ukraine, north of L...
Terebovl
Terebovlia (Ukrainian: Теребовля, also Terebovlya, Polish: Trembowla, English: Trembovl) is a small city in the Ternopil Oblast (province) of western Ukraine, and the administrative center...
Isser Be'eri
Isser Be'eri (Hebrew: איסר בארי‎, born 1901, died January 1958) was the director of the Haganah Intelligence Service in Israel and was responsible for helping to reorganise Israeli intellige...
Czech Republic shooting: 'Eight die' in Uhersky Brod
At least eight people die when a gunman opens fire inside a restaurant in the Czech Republic town of Uhersky Brod, local reports say.
Zhmerynka
28°06′E / 49.050°N 28.100°E / 49.050; 28.100 Zhmerynka (Ukrainian: Жмеринка, [ˈʒmɛrɪŋkɑ]; Russian: Жмеринка, translit. Zhmerinka, Polish: Żmerynka, Yiddish: זש...
Michalovce
Michalovce ( pronunciation ; Hungarian: Nagymihály, German: Großmichel, Romani: Mihalya, Yiddish: Mikhaylovets or Mykhaylovyts; Ukrainian: Михайлівці) is a town on the Laborec ri...
Churches of Peace
The Churches of Peace (Polish: Kościoły Pokoju, German: Friedenskirchen) in Jawor (German: Jauer) and Świdnica (German: Schweidnitz) in Silesia were named after the Peace of Westphalia of 1648...
Yazlovets
Yazlovets (Ukrainian: Язловець, Polish: Jazłowiec) is a village in the Buchach Raion, Ternopil Oblast, Ukraine and a Roman Catholic pilgrimage center of local significance. It's located at aro...