A Baghdadi rabbi with Hasidic students and Syrian Jews at a wedding celebration in Jerusalem, 1904.

A Baghdadi rabbi with Hasidic students and Syrian Jews at a wedding celebration in Jerusalem, 1904.

Jewish pupils in the Maimonides school in ‘Amārah al Juwwānīyah, in the historic Maison Lisbona in Damascus. The photo was taken shortly before the exodus of most of the remaining Syrian Jewish community in 1992

Jewish pupils in the Maimonides school in ‘Amārah al Juwwānīyah, in the historic Maison Lisbona in Damascus. The photo was taken shortly before the exodus of most of the remaining Syrian Jewish community in 1992

Canadian rescuer of Syrian Jews: It was the biggest secret in the Jewish world

Canadian rescuer of Syrian Jews: It was the biggest secret in the Jewish world

Judíos sirios evacuados en secreto a Kentucky

Judíos sirios evacuados en secreto a Kentucky

In the last hundred years, as Syria has become less friendly to Jews, a trickle of emigration turned into a stream, and ended last year when the final Syrian Jews were smuggled out. The Jews

In the last hundred years, as Syria has become less friendly to Jews, a trickle of emigration turned into a stream, and ended last year when the final Syrian Jews were smuggled out. The Jews

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