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Giscard D’Estaing on Paris synagogue bombing

Title
Giscard D’Estaing on Paris synagogue bombing
Genre
News report
TX Date
10 Aug 1980
Year of production
1980
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Duration
00:02:25
Description
Report on French president Giscard D’Estaing’s speech to the nation five days after the bombing of a synagogue in Paris. Three Frenchmen and an Israeli woman died in the blast on 03/10/80. Home Secretary, Christian Bonnet prompted calls for his resignation after expressing doubt that the bomb was planted by right-wing terrorists. Male reporter not identified.
Contributors
None Identified
Keywords
Legislation; Terrorism; Police; Terrorists; Television; France; Jews; Racism; Presidents; Fascism; Paris; Bombs; Anti-racism legislation; Explosions; Resignation (political); Giscard d’Estaing; Fascists; Synagogues; Christian Bonnet

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