15.04.2012 23.Nissan. 5772 Isru Chag; Tag 8 des Omer
An exhibition about the covert Israeli operation to capture Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann in 1960 keeps on revealing new secrets.
The guest book for the "Operation Finale: The Story of the Capture of Eichmann" exhibition, which opened some two months ago, filled up very quickly. So did a second, which, like the first, was placed at the exhibition entrance. Some of the hundreds of pages are full on both sides.
Most of the visitors to the Beit Hatfutsot: Museum of the Jewish People in Tel Aviv leave phone numbers and e-mail addresses, plus a request asking museum staff to contact them for further details that have not yet been published about the 1960 operation to capture Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann. Some of the visitors also bring along newspaper clippings, photos and documents they have kept at home for many years, waiting for the opportunity to display them….