Liozno

Liozno

 

an urban-type settlement and the center of Liozno Raion, Vitebsk Oblast, Byelorussian SSR, 40 km southeast of Vitebsk. Railroad station on the Vitebsk-Smolensk line. Population, 5,700 (1972). Liozno has a vegetable canning and drying combine, a flax mill, and a branch of the Vitebsk Dairy Plant.

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Under the Zala sub-brand, the service can be availed in the city of Mogilyov, in the Mstislavl municipality in the Mogilyov region, in Petrikov and Bragin municipalities in the Gomel region, and in the Liozno and Orsha municipalities in the Vitebsk region.
Like Abraham on his way to the promised land, my father left Liozno, his Eastern European shtetl, moving away from his country, his kindred, and his father's ultra-Orthodox house proceeding "unto the land that God would show" him.