In Eastern Europe, Holocaust museums are lacking from key sites that are historical

In Eastern Europe, Holocaust museums are lacking from key sites that are historical

(JTA) — In the main city of Lithuania, an organization previously referred to as Museum of Genocide Victims hardly mentions the murder of almost all the country’s Jews by Nazis and locals, concentrating alternatively regarding the several years of abusive Soviet guideline.

In Kaunas, Lithuania’s second-largest city, another alleged museum hosts festivals and summer time camps due to a previous concentration camp for Jews referred to as Seventh Fort, where in actuality the victims are not commemorated.

A Holocaust museum called “Tkuma” includes a controversial event on Jews complicit in Soviet policies that resulted in a mass famine, known as the Holodomor, an entire ten years prior to the Nazis began applying their “final solution. Continue reading “In Eastern Europe, Holocaust museums are lacking from key sites that are historical”