Ed Team

France takes responsibility

Filed By Ed Team | February 17, 2009 8:00 AM | comments

Filed in: Quote of the Day
Tags: France, Holocaust, Jewish people, Jews, Serge Klarsfeld

"It is a decision with which I am content. France is showing now that she is at the forefront of countries which are confronting their past, which was not the case even in the 1990s."

-- Serge Klarsfeld, the leading French historian of the Holocaust, to Le Figaro after France's highest court issued a ruling recognizing the country's role in the extermination of tens of thousands of Jews in WWII.

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