Vlora

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The last Jews of Albania (1991)

  • holiday celebrated at the Vituli home in Albania 
  • Priptik near the graves of Jews in Tirana
  • Kolonomus, an Albanian Jewish woman who converted to Islam, displays pictures of her sister who lives in Haifa
  • Josef Jakoel holds a Hebrew document of Albanian Jews 
  • family at Tirana airport en route to Israel 
  • wearingin a “talit” - prayer shawl - in Tirana
  • A representative of the Ministry of Tourism helps Riketa Jomtov uncover the grave of a Jew in Vlora 
  • family saying goodbye to their neighbors as they leave Tirana for Israel