Report: Swiss kicked out Jews despite knowing Nazi plan

ByJTA
January 28, 2013 21:23

The Swiss government knew about the Nazi program to wipe out Jews in 1942 -- earlier than previously known -- documents publicized by a Swiss television station suggest.

A report aired by the German-language station SRF on Sunday, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, said the government was aware of German leader Adolf Hitler’s extermination plan and the existence of German concentration camps as early as 1942, the year that Germany decided on its so-called “final solution” for the Jews.

Related Content
Breaking news
June 24, 2017
IDF strikes Syrian targets in response to Golan crossfire

By JPOST.COM STAFF

Israel Weather
  • 20 - 34
    Beer Sheva
    22 - 29
    Tel Aviv - Yafo
  • 21 - 30
    Jerusalem
    21 - 30
    Haifa
  • 27 - 39
    Elat
    24 - 38
    Tiberias