Stolen Nazi art exhibition in Paris
A woman passes paintings by Edgar Degas (L) and Edouard Manet at the opening of an exhibition in Paris on June 25, 2008. The exhibition, taking place at the Jewish Art and History Museum, features precious art pieces that were stolen from Jewish homes during the Nazi occupation of France during World War II. (UPI Photo/David Silpa)
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