Office of the Spokesman
December 4, 2008
Taken Question at Thursday, December 4 Daily Press Briefing
Albania: Resolution of Property Thefts by the Nazis
Question: Does the U.S. have a role in the resolution of thefts of property in Albania by the Nazis near the end, or after, World War II?Released on December 4, 2008
Answer: The Office of Holocaust Issues is responsible for assisting U.S. citizens with any claim resulting from Nazi activities during the 1933-45 period. No claimants have requested assistance with claims against Albania. Any U.S. citizen who believes he/she has a claim for movable or immovable property in Albania, because of Nazi activities, should contact the Office of Holocaust Issues.