In two years, the SEF (Serviço de Estrangeiros e Fronteiras – Borders and Foreigners Organization) evaluated 6463 requests from Israeli and Turkish citizens. 2436 have already benefited from the law that awards Portuguese citizenship to Sephardic Jews.
Numbers Portuguese Citizenship
Translated from the original in Portuguese found here The number of requests to obtain Portuguese nationality has reached the highest value of the last seven years in 2016, totaling 35,416, according to the Annual Report of Internal Safety data (ARIS). The 2016 report informs that of 35,416 requests to obtain Portuguese nationality, the Immigration and Borders Service has issued …