Anne Frank may have been caught ‘by chance’, not betrayed: museum

The Hague (AFP) – Anne Frank may have been discovered “by chance” and not because she was denounced to Holland’s Nazi overlords by unknown betrayers as long thought, the museum in her honour says.

New research suggests that the August 1944 police raid in which Frank was arrested may have actually been staged to investigate illegal activity taking place elsewhere in the building.

“The question asked has always been ‘Who betrayed Anne Frank and the people in hiding?'” the Anne Frank House said in a statement published

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