Former synagogue in Belarus selling as warehouse

A unique former synagogue in Belarus from the 19th century is being auctioned off for a little over 5,000 euros.

Over a thousand bodies found in Holocaust-era mass grave in Belarus

The bones of 1,214 people, most believed to have been Jews have been discovered in Brest, Belarus on the construction site of a new luxury apartment block.

Holocaust mass grave discovered in Belarus

A mass grave containing the remains of more than 1,000 Jews believed to have been murdered by the Nazis has been found in Belarus.

Belarusians honoured by Yad Vashem for saving Jews during the Second World War

A ceremony to honour Belarusians, as Righteous Among the Nations, took place in Sharkovshchina, near Vitebsk, on Tuesday.

Belarus court confirms guilty verdict for neo-Nazis who defaced Holocaust memorial

A higher court in Belarus has confirmed the verdict in the case...

Jewish cultural museum to be set up in 17th century Belarusian synagogue

A museum of Jewish culture will be set up in the 17th-century...

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