Babyn Yar, Kyiv, Kyiv oblast

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Babyn Yar
General information
Building typememorial
LocationKyiv, Kyiv Oblast
Religious affiliation*Judaism
Date of damage1 March 2022
Damage degreeslight
*as for moment of shelling

Around 5:10 p.m. on March 1, 2022, the territory of the old Jewish cemetery in Babyn Yar was damaged as a result of rocket shelling. The United Jewish Community of Ukraine condemned the desecration of Babyn Yar, where more than 100 000 citizens of Kyiv are buried, most of them are Jews.