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100 million may unknowingly have Jewish roots

Studies indicate that an estimated 100 million people worldwide are Bnei Anusim – descendants of Spanish and Portuguese Jewry stripped of their Jewish identity during the Spanish Inquisition. Today 10 million Bnei Anusim identify as Jewish, and an estimated 1.5 million could consider moving to Israel one day. To view click VIDEO. To read related article click PRINT below.

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World: Millions of hidden and forgotten Jews sought

A new global campaign has been launched to locate Bnei Anousim, Jews who were forcibly converted during the Spanish Inquisition, which began in 1391 and continued until 1497.

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Spain: Law enabling dual citizenship for Sephardic Jews approved

Descendants of Jews exiled during Spanish Inquisition can become naturalized in new plan.

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