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Turkey

Third Izmir Sephardic Culture Festival to start in Turkey

The third edition of the Izmir Sephardic Culture Festival, which had been organized for the first time in 2018 in order to protect and preserve the cultural heritage and diversity of Izmir, will take place between November 28th and December 6th.

Shaar Ashamayim Synagogue reopens after renovations

The Shaar Ashamayim Synagogue (near Istanbul) which had gone through renovation, has reopened and has put on a modern and minimalist look. 

Historical Meeting in Ankara Synagogue

Jews of Ankara came together in the Historic Ankara Synagogue on November 7th to reminisce their memories.

New exhibition in Istanbul sheds light on millennia of Jewish history in Turkey

A new exhibition in Istanbul aims to shed light on the thousands of years of Jewish history in what is now the Republic of Turkey, organizers said.

Hemdat Israel synagogue flourishes with historic preservation project

The Hemdat Israel Synagogue located in the Kadiköy neighbourhood of Istanbul is uncovering the footsteps of history with a wonderful project.

Opening Ceremony of Izmir Jewish Heritage Project

The opening ceremony of the Izmir Jewish Heritage Project run by the Izmir Jewish Community Foundation and the Kentimiz Izmir (Our City Izmir) Association, took place on June 22nd.

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