Croatian president watches as Schindler’s List producer hands Oscar to Yad Vashem

Croatian President Kolinda Graber-Kitarovic met with President Reuven Rivlin on Thursday and said she was glad to have the opportunity to pay her first visit to Israel in the capacity of president.

She came to participate in a ceremony at Yad Vashem in which Croatian filmmaker Branko Lustig presented the Oscar that he won for Schindler’s List to Yad Vashem in perpetuity.

Graber-Kitarovic told Rivlin that at the ceremony she had emphasized the importance of carrying the message of peace and tolerance.


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