Yekaterinburg holds Holocaust victims memorial
The ceremony featured a recitation of the traditional "Yizkor" prayer by the community's rabbi. Candles were lit in memory of the victims, FJC reports.
The ceremony also included presentations delivered by Deputy Governor Yaakov Silin and by Chairman of the Sverdlovsk Regional Association of Former Ghetto and the Nazi Camps Simon Spector.
Representatives and consuls from the U.S., Germany, the Czech Republic, Hungary, Vietnam, Ukraine, Kyrgyzstan and Belarus also attended the ceremony, according to FJC.
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