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Mengele’s twins

1st february 2015, 11.32am-12.00, on bbc world service radio
mengele’s twins (in the the documentary series) (narrated by hannah moore)

“Among the horrors perpetrated at the Auschwitz camp were crude unscientific experiments conducted on Jewish twins. They were masterminded by the notorious Josef Mengele, known as ‘the Angel of Death’. He was a true believer in the Nazi creed about the alleged genetic shortcomings of Jews.
Survivors of his brutal regime have spoken to the BBC about their experiences.”

including interviews with …
• ‘mengele’ twin vera kriegel, aged 6 on arrival
• auschwitz survivor motti alon
• ‘mengele’ twin menachem bodner, aged 3 on arrival
• ‘mengele’ twin jona laks, aged 14 on arrival
• ‘mengele’ twin bella glazier-wiener
• pathologist prisoner miklos nyiszli

Newshour: Auschwitz 70 years on

this evening (tuesday 27th), 9.05-9.18pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour leads with …

Auschwitz 70 years on

including contributions from …
roman kent (lodz, 1929)
• auschwitz twins yona lachs and • vera kriegel
• israeli author yael shahar (more…)

Auschwitz twins

this afternoon (tuesday 27th), 2.35-2.41pm, on bbc world service radio (freeview channel 710 or 107)
newshour (presented by james menendez) includes …

“Newshour visits the 70th anniversary service at Auschwitz and interviews twins Vera Kriegel and Yona Lachs who were subjected to medical experiments”


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