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British Sephardic Jews request Portuguese nationality

About 400 Sephardic Jews are requesting Portuguese nationality. Almost all requests arrived after the Brexit results. Most want to keep a European passport and the freedom of movement. The Brexit referendum planted the seeds of uncertainty among the British Sephardi Jews. “Up until the Brexit referendum we had only 5 requests, which is understandable because …

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British Jews ask for Portuguese citizenship to gain freedom of movement across the EU

More than five hundred British Jews ask for Portuguese citizenship after the Brexit referendum, using a Portuguese law destined to make historic justice to get a free pass for the European Union. They are descendent of the Sephardim, who were expelled from the country 500 years ago or had run away from the inquisition. The …

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Jose Ribeiro e Castro, Member of the Portuguese Parliament, on Portuguese Citizenship for Sephardic Jews

Jose Ribeiro e Castro presents Bill number 394/XII/2 (CDS-PP), fifth amendment to Law No. 37/81, of October 3, (Nationality Law) Portuguese nationality of members of communities of Sephardic Jews expelled from Portugal, discussed in conjunction with the Bill number 373/XII/2 (PS) fifth amendment to Law No. 37/81, of October 3 (Law of Nationality). Now, to …

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Maria de Belem Roseira, president of the Socialist Party – Portuguese nationality for Sephardic Jews

Maria de Belem Roseira, president of the Socialist Party, presented a bill that aims to attribute Portuguese nationality to the descendants of Sephardic Jews once forced to leave Portugal, which was then felt as a “second expulsion from Jerusalem.” Ms. President, Messrs. and Mmes. Deputies,The bill that the Parliamentary Group of the Socialist Party presents …

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