Unknown in the night of Wednesday for the third time committed the arson of the temple of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate (UOC-MP) in Babi Yar, informs in the Church.
unidentified committed the arson of the temple in honor of the icon of the Mother of God "Joy of All who sorrow" of the Second Shevchenko deanery of the city of Kiev. Due to the timely arrival of the fire brigade, the fire managed to be liquidated, said RIA "Novosti" in the Church.
According to published state emergency service information letter about the fire came in 4. 54 am. This is the third incident of arson spaces within the temple of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church in Babi Yar. The last time the attackers During the arson left near the temple a note calling, discrediting the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, and after some time, published on the Internet a video of iniquity, is notified on the Internet office of the Church. Kyiv police for its part informs that checks on the fact of fire within the temple." Police together with the rescuers found that, in the end, the fire damaged the outer building wall and window. During emergency events nobody suffered ", - reports the Agency a letter of militia. In March and may in Novomoskovsk of Dnipropetrovsk region was desecrated a memorial dedicated to the victims of the Holocaust. In September at Babi Yar was desecrated memorial menorah, dedicated to Jews who died during the Nazi occupation. The swastika appeared in the beginning of the Jewish new year - Rosh Hashanah - and the anniversary of the mass murder at Babi Yar. From September 29, 1941 to 1943 in the area of Kiev were shot from 70 to 200 thousand Jews.