Lipkany

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Lipkany

 

an urban-type settlement in Brichany Raion, Moldavian SSR, situated on the Prut River 4 km from the Lipkany railroad station on the Bel’tsy-Chernovtsy line. Population, 6,-700 (1972). A creamery, an industrial combine, and a bakery combine are located in the settlement. There is also a school for teachers.

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But in the township of Lipcani and in the villages of Tetcani and Tranca, the gendarmes rounded up the Jews and deported them to concentration camps but did not shoot them--in stark contrast to neighboring Bessarabia, where Jews from the rural areas hardly ever escaped death once they were caught by the gendarmes.
On October 4, 2004, at the Lipcani border crossing, a border guard seized 800 pieces of literature from two Jehovah's Witnesses, citing illegal importation as the grounds for confiscation.