Police files shed light on wartime Jewish roundup in France

Archives opened on the 'Vel d’Hiv Roundup', in which thousands of Jews were deported from Vichy France during World War Two.

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A new exhibition called “The Vel d’Hiv raid: the police archives” opens at city hall in Paris’s third arrondissement on July 16, to mark the 70th anniversary of the largest roundup of foreign Jews organised in occupied France during World War Two, reports France 24.