1997: Switzerland- Jewish organizations seeking compensation for Holocaust

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Swiss President Jean-Pascal Delamuraz apologizes for deriding as “blackmailers” the Jewish organizations seeking compensation for Holocaust survivors whose assets were held by Swiss banks.

To: 
Jewish Community
From: 
Switzerland
Year of Apology: 
1997
Footnote: 
Martin, Gordon. “Swiss ‘Blackmail’ Apology.” Daily Telegraph. January 16, 1997.