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Remembering the Holocaust in Ukraine

February 3, 2018 Topic: History Region: Europe Tags: HolocaustJewishArmyUkraineNazis

Remembering the Holocaust in Ukraine

Some countries in Eastern Europe, like Ukraine, remain reluctant to fully confront the darker aspects of their nation's World War II history.

Josh Cohen contributes to a number of media outlets including Foreign Policy, Reuters, Washington Post and others.

Image: (L-R) German President Joachim Gauck, Hungarian President Janos Ader, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko with his wife Maryna, European Council President Donald Tusk, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman attend a ceremony commemorating the victims of Babyn Yar (Babi Yar), one of the biggest single massacres of Jews during the Nazi Holocaust, in Kiev, Ukraine, September 29, 2016. REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko