Babi YarBabi Yar
is the name of a ravine situated outside the city of Kiev
. It is the site of a mass murder
of the Jewish
population by German
military during World War II
According to the Einsatzgruppe Operational Situation Report No. 101, 33,771 Jews were killed at Babi Yar on September 29 and September 30, 1941: systematically shot dead by machine gun fire.
Some Neo-Nazis deny this massacre.
External Link Visitors to Kiev can see a Babi Yar memorial in Babi Yar park, Kiev. To reach this park, take the Metro  Green Line to the Dorohozhychi station: 
is also a poem
written by a Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko which was set to music
by Dmitri Shostakovich
in his Symphony