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Babi Yar massacre

On September 29-30, 1941, SS and German police units and their auxiliaries, under guidance of members of Einsatzgruppe  C, murdered the Jewish population of Kiev at Babi Yar, a ravine northwest of the city. 

This photograph shows groups of Jews being forced to hand over their possessions and undress before being shot in the ravine. 


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At Babi Yar, groups of Jews are forced to hand over their possessions and undress before being shot in the ravine [LCID: 79300]

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