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  • Partisan Vitka Kovner dies at 92

    February 15, 2012 | 10:45 am

    Holocaust survivor and partisan Vitka Kovner, who was active in the Vilna Jewish underground, has died. 

    Kovner, the widow of the poet and partisan Abba Kovner, died Wednesday in her home at Kibbutz Ein Hahoresh at the age of 92.

    Born and raised in the Polish city of Kalish,...