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  • Ukraine razes the ruins of 16th century shul to build a hotel

    September 6, 2011 | 12:25 pm

    The Ukraine government has begun the allegedly illegal demolition of a 16th century synagogue to build a hotel.

    The ruins of the elaborate “Golden Rose synagogue, ” a UNESCO World Heritage site since 1998, in the city of Lviv are being torn down to construct a hotel for the European...