Chisinau ghetto. Help from Bucharest.

Leaders of the local Jewish community did everything possible to inform their brothers in Bucharest about the situation in the ghetto, and coming deportations. ...

Chisinau Ghetto. Deportations

From the very beginning, the ghetto was considered a temporary refuge for the Jews. The aim of the Romanian authorities was to “cleanse” Bessarabia ...

Life in Chisinau ghetto

On July 16, 1941 Chisinau was occupied by Romanian troops together with units of the 9th Army of the Wehrmacht. Along their way they annihilated the Jewish popu...

Story of a Hit

Place: Romania, USA, Europe, Asia. Time: 1936 to the present day The main characters: Richard Stein, Liviu Delianu, Les Paul. Actors: Romanian performers Maria ...

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...