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The Vicious Arab Gang in Vichy France

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Submitted by Mona (United States), Jan 17, 2022 at 23:55

https://www.nli.org.il/en/newspapers/ashnav/1945/03/20/01/article/3

Ashnav⁩ - ⁨אשנב⁩⁩, 20 March 1945

מצב היהודים בצרפת המשוחררת
תעלולי כנופיה ערבית בתקופת הכיבוש הנאצי

ל"מארגען ז'ורנאל" מודיעים מפריס:

במשפט נגד ‭13‬ חברי משטרת ווישי, העידו עדים יהודים על כנופיה של ערבים, שהובאה מאפריקה הצפונית כדי לענות ולהרוג יהודים.
היהודים סיפרו שהתנהגותה של כנופיה זו, בהנהלתו של איש משטרת ווישי, ויליאל פלגה, היתה גרועה מזו של הגיסטאפו. הערבים היו פורצים בחצות לילה לדירות של יהודים אונסים נשים וילדות, סוחבים אתם את הגברים ומחטטים בכל פינה בחפשם זהב וחפצי-ערך. הנערה איבט, שבן משפחתה נרצח בידי הערבים, אמרה: "ראיתי את מעשי הגיסטאפו, אולם הערבים עלו עליהם באכזריותם".

The situation of the Jews in liberated France

Arab gang antics during the Nazi occupation

To "Morgan Journal" informed from Paris:

In a trial against 13 members of the Vichy police, Jewish witnesses testified about a gang of Arabs brought in from North Africa to torture and kill Jews.

The Jews said that the behavior of this gang, led by Vichy police officer W.P.... was worse than that of the Gestapo. The Arabs would break into the apartments of Jews raping women and girls at midnight, dragging the men with them and rummaging around every corner in search of gold and valuables. The girl Ivette, whose family member was murdered by the Arabs, said: "I saw the acts of the Gestapo, but the Arabs brutally attacked them."

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