What the heil? Hitler lurks in halls of power


What the heil? Hitler lurks in halls of power

Third Reich-decorated desks and a Nazi flag also among the remnants of the old Luftwaffe HQ, now the French senate

David Chazan

Staff in the French senate have been using desks bearing the eagle emblem of the Third Reich, which, following an investigation, have been removed.

To the shock of French senators, an inventory also uncovered a bust of Hitler and a Nazi flag.

According to Le Monde a handful of insiders at the senate knew about the artefacts...

This article is reserved for Times Select subscribers.
A subscription gives you full digital access to all Times Select content.

Times Select

Already subscribed? Simply sign in below.

Questions or problems?
Email helpdesk@timeslive.co.za or call 0860 52 52 00.