‘Wall’ installation commemorates Albanians’ 1990 embassy exodus

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By Tirana Times July 6, 2017 12:23

‘Wall’ installation commemorates Albanians’ 1990 embassy exodus

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  • Ylli Bodinaku, in his 30s at that time, used his state-run enterprise LIAZ truck to smash the German embassy wall, opening a crack that provided refuge to more than 3,000 Albanians who were later granted asylum and taken to Germany

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