Marine Le Pen says France is not responsible for Vel d'Hiv

For Marine Le Pen, France “is not responsible for the Vel d’Hiv”

CONTROVERSY: Jacques Chirac and François Hollande had, themselves, recognized the responsibility of France in the arrest of 13,000 Jews in 1942 in Paris … Asked about the infamous roundup of the Vel d’Hiv in 1942 in Paris, during which more than 13,000 Jews were arrested, Marine Le Pen, the FN candidate in the presidential election, said on […]

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President Francois Hollande recognizes Frances role in Vel d'Hiv

Roundup of the Vel d’Hiv: For Hollande, a “crime committed in France by France”

COMMEMORATION: He also praised the “courage” of Jacques Chirac, the first president to have said … François Hollande acknowledged in turn Sunday that the arrest of thousands of Jews during the roundup of the Vel d’Hiv in July 1942, was a “crime committed in France by France” and praised the “courage” of Jacques Chirac , […]

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