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Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Duration:
10 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 19 May 2010

In May 1943 the uprising in the Jewish Ghetto in Warsaw came to an end. German forces had crushed the rebellion with such force that no buildings were left standing in the city's Jewish quarter. Simha "Kazik" Rotem was one of the Jewish fighters who survived to tell his story.

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