Film: Operation Mural

Wednesday 25 November 2015. Operation Mural is a 55-minute documentary telling the little-known story of how 530 Jewish children were smuggled out of Morocco to Israel in 1961. Mural was the code name for the late David Littman, who with his new wife  – the future writer on ‘dhimmitude’ and Eurabia, Bat Ye’or – posed as an English gentleman to carry out this risky mission. In July 2009, over 40 years later, Littman was finally granted official recognition in Israel for his bravery and awarded the order of the Hero of Silence. Q&A with Bat Ye’or. Copies of ‘Operation Mural’, the newly-published book. will be on sale. Shomrei Hadat synagogue, Hampstead. Details: annieyads@hotmail.com.