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The Jews of Iraq

The Jewish quarter in Baghdad Iraqi Jews constitute one of the world’s oldest and historically significant Jewish communities. It was to Babylon that the Jews were exiled around 600 ...
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The Lost Synagogue of Jerusalem

The dome of the Hurba dominated the Old City skyline In 1700, Rabbi Judah he-Hasid and between 300-1,000 students arrived in Jerusalem from Poland. They bought the courtyard next ...
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The Jews of Norway

Oslo Synagogue in Bergstien, Norway The Jewish community in Norway is one of the country’s smallest ethnic and religious minorities, yet boasts a long, storied history.