Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

5/5/2008

Documents show UK post-WWII dilemma over Jewish refugees

LONDON (AP) — Documents released Monday show how the British government tried to send thousands of Palestine-bound Jewish survivors of the Nazi genocide back to postwar Germany without inflaming world opinion.

Could it be done? The answer was no. It was just two years after the end of the war and the world was outraged by the systematic murder of 6 million Jews by the Nazis in what became known as the Holocaust. for more click here

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