Jews in the Arab World




There are 100 Jews left in Egypt, according to the North American Jewish Data Bank’s 2010 findings. Since the revolution, and the election of Muslim Brotherhood President Mohammed Morsi, the small number of remaining Jews faces an uncertain future. But of course, Jews have a rich past here. The Ben Ezra synagogue in Cairo, pictured above, is said to be where Baby Moses was found.


Credit: Joel Berkowtz Photography

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