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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “The Green Ticket Roundup: France deported Jews for the first time 80 years ago today” – below is their description.
80 years ago, on the 14th May 1941, one of the darkest episodes in occupied France took place. On this date, the French authorities issued a summons – it was mailed out to foreign Jews living in and around Paris. Those who responded to that summons were arrested. Most of them did not survive. This report by Stéphanie TrouillardFRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel
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