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France / Barrie Extradition #528901

NBC Evening News for Saturday, Feb 05, 1983
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(Studio) Klaus Barbie reported returned to France by Bolivia to stand trial as Nazi war criminal; details of extradition outlined. Photo shown.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Lyons, France) Barbie noted imprisoned in same facility he operated as Nazi during World War II; Barbie's role in World War II atrocities recalled. Photos shown. Lise Lesevre's ordeal and husband's death in concentration camp noted. [Nazi hunters Serge and Beate KLARSFELD - note importance of Barbie's trial.] Barbie noted threatening to reveal information about French collaboration with Nazis, include involvement of some French officials still of importance today.
REPORTER: Jim Bittermann

(Studio) Wayne State Prof. and former United States intelligence ofr. Erhard Dabringhaus reported claiming Barbie was CIA agent; details given. [DABRINGHAUS - recalls Barbie's torture of French resistance fighters.]
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

Bittermann, Jim;
Savitch, Jessica

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