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Ukraine

Ukrainian shop pulls costumes of Orthodox Jews in sidecurls

A children’s costume designer in Ukraine pulled costumes of haredi Jews from its online catalogue that were marketed using what many believe to be a racial slur.

Senior Ukrainian economist says Ukrainians allow Jews to dominate them

A senior economist in Ukraine said the country’s leaders secretly are serving Israel.

Ukrainian Parliament commemorates Holocaust for the first time

Ukraine’s parliament for the first time commemorated the Holocaust ahead of the international date in memory of the victims.

Holocaust monument defaced in western Ukraine

A monument to the victims of the Holocaust was found defaced in the western Ukrainian city of Kryvyi Rih, Israel’s ambassador to the country Joel Lion said.

Ukraine tells Israel not to criticise veneration for Nazi collaborators

A Ukrainian diplomat told Israel to stay out of the debate about honouring of Nazi collaborators.

Torchlit march in Kyiv honours Nazi-linked nationalist

Ukrainian far-right supporters held a torchlight procession in Kyiv to mark the birthday of a nationalist leader who collaborated with the Nazis during part of World War II.

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