21 December 2011

The 'Iranian Schindler' who saved Jews from the Nazis

The 'Iranian Schindler' who saved Jews from the Nazis, by Brian Wheeler (BBC News, 21 December 2011)

Abstract:
Thousands of Iranian Jews and their descendants owe their lives to a Muslim diplomat in wartime Paris, according to a new book. In The Lion's Shadow tells how Abdol-Hossein Sardari risked everything to help fellow Iranians escape the Nazis.
Link: The 'Iranian Schindler' who saved Jews from the Nazis



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