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A Jewish elderly man in a Synagogue in Tunisia (photo: Naomi Scherbel-Ball)

Jews in Tunisia

A Shrinking, Vulnerable Community

Jews lived in North Africa before the arrival of Christianity or Islam. On the eve of Tunisia's independence from France, there were more than 100,000 of them in the country. Half a century later, as few as 1,500 remain. Naomi Scherbel-Ball reports from TunisMore