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French left-wing leader slams president for saying France was responsible for WWII atrocities

French left-wing leader slams president for saying France was responsible for WWII atrocities

Jean-Luc Melenchon called it "totally unacceptable" to say that "France, as a people, as a nation, is responsible for this crime."

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