Experts say victims of the Holocaust lie buried in unmarked graves in villages across Ukraine. During the Second World War, the Nazis and their helpers disposed of victims’ bodies in mass graves.
German troops murdered more than 30,000 Jews near Kyiv in Ukraine in 1941. Eight elderly men suspected of assisting those units have yet to face any charges in court, according to German public broadcaster ARD.
Gunter Demnig has laid down over 60,000 brass-plated stumbling stones in 22 countries so that the victims of the Holocaust are never forgotten. The sculptor is turning 70 today.
Polish director Wojciech Smarzowski’s film 'Wolyn' is the first to deal with the war-time Volhynia Massacres. With today's Ukrainian crisis playing itself out, this raw and powerful movie is a reminder of crises past.
Ukrainian officials have organized several events to mark the anniversary of the Babyn Yar massacres. Seventy-five years ago, Nazi forces rounded up and shot around 34,000 Jewish residents of Kyiv. David Stern reports.
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