MICHAEL THEODOULOU

SOME 26 years after his death, Iran’s Oskar Schindler is receiving prime-time recognition in the Islamic Republic for saving hundreds of Jews from the Holocaust in Nazi-occupied Paris.

The little-known story of Abol Hossein Sardari, a junior diplomat at Iran’s embassy in Paris when the city fell to Hitler in June 1940, has been turned into a hit television drama series.

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