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CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 30, 1991
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(Studio: Dan Rather) France reported ending week of commemoration for French citizens who were deported to Nazi death camps during World War II. Report introduced.

(Paris: Bill McLaughlin) Role of French police in deportation reviewed; indictment of famous French businessman Rene Bousquet for crimes against humanity reported; lawyer Serge Klarsfeld, who tracks down German war criminals, featured; position of French President Francois Mitterrand, who served in same regime as Bousquet, noted; scenes shown. [Leon SEVERY - describes hiding from French police.] [KLARSFELD, "Petain's Crime" author Paul WEBSTER - comment.]

McLaughlin, Bill;
Rather, Dan

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