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Posted by on Mar 10, 2018 in Jews, Spain | 0 comments

Spain extends citizenship law for Sephardic Jews

Spain said Friday it would extend by one year a law that makes it easier for descendants of Jews who were forced to flee five centuries ago during the Inquisition to get citizenship. The law — which aims to correct the “historical mistake” of sending Jews into exile in 1492, forcing them to convert to Catholicism…