Former Shoemakers Synagogue, Kharkiv, Kharkiv oblast

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Former Shoemakers Synagogue (1912)
General information
Building typeeducational institution
LocationKharkiv, Kharkiv Oblast
Religious affiliation*Judaism
Date of damage15 March 2022
Damage degreeslight
*as for moment of shelling

On the morning of March 15, 2022, as a result of a missile attack on Kharkiv, the building of the former Chobotarska Synagogue was damaged. This was reported by the United Jewish Community of Ukraine on its Telegram page. The shell pierced the roof of the building, which now functions as a yeshiva, dormitory and synagogue for boys.