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Imre Finta charged with war crimes

The Story


Imre Finta becomes the first Canadian to stand trial for committing crimes against humanity during the Second World War.

Medium: Television
Program: The National
Broadcast Date: Dec. 10, 1987
Guest(s): Sabina Citron, Ray Hnatyshyn
Host: Knowlton Nash
Reporter: Claude Adams
Duration: 2:28

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