Chirac pays Tribute Jan 19 2007

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PARIS, Jan. 19 2007

A French village credited with saving 3,000 Jews from the Holocaust has received its long overdue state salute. French President Jacques Chirac, in an elaborate ceremony at the Pantheon in Paris, unveiled a plaque honoring the village and 2,739 French individuals who risked all to save Jews from 1940 to 1944, Britain's Independent reported.

Source: http://www.earthtimes.org/articles/show/21863.html

BBC Article: http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/europe/6277983.stm

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