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October 26, 2020

Stateless Palestinian becomes Spanish citizen after proving Sephardic origin

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Even before discovering her Jewish roots, Heba Iskandarani was always fascinated by Judaism. Subconsciously, she says, she always knew there was something there. But her genealogical journey took years before reaching back far enough into the past. Produced by: Ariel Oseran. Image credit: Heba Iskandarani.

Aired October 23, 2020

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Rebecca T
Fascinating story. Thanks for sharing it and Congratulations!!
Chris R
5:11 PM 23 November 2020
Agreed, awesome story. I don’t know if the intent was also to show how connected we all are and how despite all our differences, we share so much with each other, but that is what came up for me. Thank you!
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