…not exactly a town and not exactly a township but a shtetl. There were hundreds of these in Old Russia…
– Why do you do this?
– Sometimes I afraid to forget.
(c) “Everything Is Illuminated”
The Jewish population of Ukraine before the Second World War was over 2.5 million but now the current population is only in the 100,000 range. A whole world with it’s very own culture,rules, and customs that is now disapearing.
I decided to make this website in dedication to the Jews of Ukraine. The purpose of it is the gathering information and reasources from remaining the Jewish communities in Ukraine aswell as the ones destroyed.