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January 13, 1998 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As the dark clouds of World War II gathered over Europe, Jews by the tens of thousands desperately hoped to find sanctuary in neutral Switzerland. Many were turned away at the frontier, or even handed to the Nazis by the Swiss. But in other cases, even those permitted to cross the Alps to safety were not at the end of their ordeals.
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January 13, 1998 | JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG, TIMES STAFF WRITER
As the dark clouds of World War II gathered over Europe, Jews by the tens of thousands desperately hoped to find sanctuary in neutral Switzerland. Many were turned away at the frontier, or even handed to the Nazis by the Swiss. But in other cases, even those permitted to cross the Alps to safety were not at the end of their ordeals.
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