The Role of Righteus Muslims in the Holocaust, Albania

The Role of Righteus Muslims in the Holocaust, Albania

Date: Tuesday 17th January, 8pm, Liverpool Jewish Community Centre at King David Campus

The Role of the Righteous Muslims lists the stories of Muslims from Turkey, North Africa and Albania who saved Jews in the Holocaust.

Under the code of Besa linked to Albanian values on the protection of life, many Albanian Muslims did the right thing and protected Jews. This meant that Albania was one of two countries in Europe were the number of Jews rose after the Second World War.