German TV to stage Madeleine reconstruction

German television station ZDF will stage a reconstruction of the events of the night of May 3, 2007 when Madeleine McCann disappeared from the room in which she was sleeping in Prais de Luz.

The reconstruction is an attempt by authorities to appeal to German tourists who were at the popular tourist destination. Credit: ZDF

The fresh appeal follow's last night's Crimewatch appeal for new witnesses to come forward.

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Parts of the reconstruction, due to be aired on a special broadcast tomorrow night. Credit: ZDF

A special edition of the crime programme Aktenzeichen XY - Ungeloest which is translated as "File XY - Unsolved", will be aired on Wednesday night and will feature an appeal for information from Kate and Gerry McCann.

The reconstruction will air tomorrow night on ZDF. Credit: XDF

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