History of the Chisinau Almshouse

In Chisinau, a city where Jews once made a significant part of the population, there were many buildings in which religious and secular organizations were locat...

Vertujeni tragedy of 1941

Another tragic date of the Jewish history in Bessarabia. On September 12, 1941 evacuation began from the transit camp of Vertujeni. The documents of the Nationa...

My father

My father did not tell me much about his childhood. And I, by stupidity, was not very interested in the details of his life … He seemed huge, severe, I sa...

Looking from the past

Post-war Chisinau. June 28th street, but the old-timers still call it Sinadinovskaya. We are five of us. The eldest Mishka is almost seven, I’m just four ...

Chisinau April – Still Bleeding…

Every April is not only the time of Spring but also memorial days of the tragic events of 1903 that made Chisinau despondently famous in the world. During the p...