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March 21, 2022 7:58 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

Boris Romantschenko, 96, who survived the Nazi Holocaust during World War II has been killed during shelling in his apartment block in the eastern city of Kharkiv. The Buchenwald and Mittelbau-Dora Memorials Foundation said it was "deeply disturbed" by Romantschenko's death and said he had "worked intensely on the memory of of Nazi crimes."

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