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Israeli Holocaust survivor Ester Koffler Paul, 82, originally from what is now Ukraine, poses for a portrait in Jerusalem. Paul was 8, and her sister Nunia was 10 in 1941 when the Nazis invaded their hometown of Buchach in what is now Ukraine. Their mother died before the war and their father was taken by the Nazis and murdered along with 700 other Jewish men.

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Israeli Holocaust survivor Ester Koffler Paul, 82, originally from what is now Ukraine, poses for a portrait in Jerusalem. Paul was 8, and her sister Nunia was 10 in 1941 when the Nazis invaded their hometown of Buchach in what is now Ukraine. Their mother died before the war and their father was taken by the Nazis and murdered along with 700 other Jewish men.