Amid persecution, Yemeni Jews face extinction

10.01.2013                      28.Tewet. 5773                      Jom Kippur Katan

Jüdische Diaspora:

Amid persecution, Yemeni Jews face extinction

In town of Raida, where hundreds of Jewish families once resided, only four families remain.

A dwindling, tiny Jewish community in the northwestern Yemeni province of Ammran is threatened with extinction amid continued immigration of its members due to increasing harassment and persecution against them and a lack of security….