06 October 2016New York, NY (UCCA) -- At the invitation of Ukraine’s Prime Minister, Volodymyr Groysman, UCCA’s newly-elected President, Andrij Futey and former UCCA President, Tamara Olexy, traveled to Ukraine to participate in the official commemoration of the 75th anniversary of the Babyn Yar tragedy. The solemn events paid homage to the thousands of victims of this horrific tragedy and remembered the Righteous of Babyn Yar who risked their lives to protect the Jews from murder, in particular, Andrey Sheptytsky, Metropolitan of the Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church.
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