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Report on a visit of extermination and concentration camps in Poland carried out at the time of the world Days of youth: intervention at TF1

Publication date: Thursday, October 5, 2017
Plenary assembly of July 27th, 2017

The CSA was alerted following the diffusion of a report, on July 24th, 2016 on the antenna of TF1, was devoted to the visits of the extermination and concentration camps organized within the framework of the world Days of youth. The plaintiff considered it regrettable that at any time it was not refers to the victims of confession or of Jewish ascent which were held there and there died.

In accordance with article 22 of its convention, chain TF1 must “ show rigour in the presentation and the information processing ”.

If the CSA noted that the litigious report had not called into question or not minimized the horror of the crimes committed in and the extermination concentration camps of Auschwitz and Birkenau, he nevertheless highly deplored the absence of reference to the Jewish victims in the report.

Under these conditions, the CSA estimated that this omission was constitutive of a characterized lack of rigour, in view of historical circumstances and with the necessary duty of memory.