Spain’s Jews, once expelled, now embraced by Spain

By NH4Israel | January 30, 2016

A law passed last October grants Spanish citizenship to all descendants of Spanish Jews who apply for the reinstatement of their Renaissance-era citizenship within three years. So what does it mean to the descendants of those Jews to claim Spanish citizenship, 500 years later?

Noga Tarnopolsky, The Media Line

Published: 01.30.16, 17:07

 

The Santa Maria La Blanca Church. Originally known as the Ibn Shushan Synagogue, it is disputably considered the oldest synagogue building in Europe still standing. (Photo: Shutterstock)

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