|• Total||9.0 km2 (3.5 sq mi)|
|Time zone||EET (UTC+2)|
|• Summer (DST)||EEST (UTC+3)|
Busk had a very active Jewish community before World War II. The first synagogue was built in 1502. The old Jewish cemetery was renowned.
On July 1, 1941, German forces occupied Busk. The Jewish population was transferred to a ghetto then eliminated on May 21, 1943. 1500 Jews perished during this operation.
Twin towns - Sister cities
Busk is twinned with
- Official Web Page of the Busk District State Administrations of Lviv Oblast (Ukrainian)
- Wayback Machine Archive - Official site of the Busk District State Administration (Ukrainian)
- Site about Busk
- Site Busk
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