• Short Summary

    A CEREMONY IN PARIS TODAY (SUNDAY) RECALLED THE NAZI MASSACRE OF JEWS IN THE WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING 20 YEARS AGO.

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    A CEREMONY IN PARIS TODAY (SUNDAY) RECALLED THE NAZI MASSACRE OF JEWS IN THE WARSAW GHETTO UPRISING 20 YEARS AGO.SIMILAR CEREMONIES WERE HELD IN BRITAIN, THE UNITED STATES AND ISRAEL.SOME 56,000 JEWS WERE MURDERED OR CAPTURED DURING THE UPRISING.ALTOGETHER, 500,000 DIED IN WARSAW.

    IN PARIS, ABOUT 1,000 PEOPLE GATHERED AT THE MONUMENT FOR JEWISH MARTYRS TO HEAR THE CHIEF RABBI OF FRANCE, RABBI KAPLAN, DELIVER THE MEMORIAL ADDRESS.THEY THEN MARCHED TO THE MEMORIAL FOR THOSE DEPORTED FROM THEIR COUNTRIES BY THE GERMANS TO LAY A WREATH.HEADING TO PROCESSION WERE MEN DRESSED IN CONCENTRATION CAMP UNIFORMS.

    AT THE SAME TIME, 250 MEMBERS OF THE FRENCH ORGANISATIONS OF ISRAELITES WERE VISITING THE SITE OF THE AUSCHWITZ CONCENTRATION CAMP IN POLAND WHERE THOUSANDS OF WARSAW JEWS WERE EXTERMINATED.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA1PNJPE4Z59CT7ZS989DRUSTNI
    Media URN:
    VLVA1PNJPE4Z59CT7ZS989DRUSTNI
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    21/04/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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