In the Odessa region of Ukraine in a Jewish cemetery vandals smashed and overturned monuments to the fallen during the great Patriotic war. On Monday, March 20, reported on his page on Facebook. Director of the international organization "Ukrainian Jewish Committee" Eduard Dolinsky.
"The wind, which in January 2017, two times broke the Holocaust memorial in Belgorod-Dniester, apparently also flew in the Jewish cemetery in Beryozovka", — he wrote. Dolinsky also posted photos showing severe damage to the gravestones.
8 March it was reported that in the village of Savran, Odessa region unknown destroyed the monument to the victims of the Holocaust. According to the Director of the Odessa Holocaust Museum Paul Kozlenko, memorial at the Jewish cemetery were broken into small pieces. However, the local police felt that the monument could be destroyed under the influence of natural processes or of old age.
In January, the Jewish Fund of Ukraine appealed to the leadership of the Odessa region with the requirement to restore the Holocaust memorial in Belgorod-Dniester at public expense. According to representatives of the organization, the monument was erected through the efforts of the local Jewish community. They noted that unknown persons desecrated the monument on the eve of 27 January, when the world celebrates day of memory of victims of the Holocaust.
The Holocaust was the systematic policy of extermination of Jews held by the authorities of Nazi Germany before and during the Second world war.
In Ternopil, in Western Ukraine, poured red paint on the monument of the SS division "Galicia". "Unknowns doused the monument with red paint in anticipation of the April 28 — the day of honoring the soldiers of the SS "Galicia" and the 74th anniversary of the creation of a division" — gave details in a press-service of the city Council.
Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksiy Goncharenko said that the actions of his colleagues, the leader of the faction of the Radical party of Oleh Lyashko should study the Congregation for cases of saints of the Vatican, which deals with the canonization. So Goncharenko commented on the scandal about allegations of Lyashko in illicit enrichment.
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American fashion designer and founder of own brand Rick Owens has created a set of Cutlery. We are talking about Chinese chopsticks. They are made of silver and Packed in a wooden box upholstered in leather camel. Coli have appeared on the market, their value is 1.4 thousand dollars.
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The Philippines is not considering placing in its territory of Russian military base. This was announced by defense Minister Delphine of Lorenzana. He noted that such actions are contrary to the Constitution of the Philippines and impossible, but highly appreciated held in Moscow conference on international security.