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World War II / Holocaust / Swiss Banks Fund / Schindler's List" / Wallenberg #414201

CNN Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 26, 1997
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) The opening by Swiss banks of a fund for Holocaust victims reported. The reaction of Representative Tom Coburn to the showing of the Holocaust film "Schindler's List" quoted. [COBURN - expresses his concern about children seeing the violence in the film.] Senator Alfonse D'Amato's response to Coburn quoted.

(Studio: Fionnuala Sweeney) Report introduced.

(London: Richard Blystone) The story of mass savior Raoul Wallenberg, a mysterious martyr who was grabbed by the Soviet allies in 1945 after rescuing Nazi victims, presented; World War II era film and photos shown. [Wallenberg's half sister Nina LAGERGREN - says the search for Raoul goes on.] [Wallenberg Appeal Lionel ALTMAN - describes Wallenberg's sheer determination.] The question of whether or not Wallenberg actually died in a Russian prison mentioned. [Wallenberg's translator Eva WIMMER - (thru translator) comments.]

Reporter(s):
Blystone, Richard;
Shaw, Bernard;
Sweeney, Fionnuala
Duration:
00:05:40

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