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Portuguese Citizenship granted to Sephardic Jews

10-02-2020

Acknowledging that Sephardic Jews were subject to unfair persecution, re-sulting in either forced conversion or deportation, during the Middle Ages (namely the Inquisition period), the Portuguese Government has approved a Decree-law regulating the concession of Portuguese citizenship to the de-scendants of such communities.