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Spain opens door to Sephardic Jews after historic expulsion

February 15, 2014

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Spain opens door to Sephardic Jews after historic expulsion The Spanish conservative government plans to make amends with a law expected to be passed within weeks or months that offers citizenship to the descendants of legions of Jews forced to flee in 1492. By Aron Hellerjorge Sainz The Associated Press MADRID — They were burned […]

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Ethiopia: Halfway point reached in Addis Ababa Light Rail public transportation project

February 15, 2014

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Ethiopia: Halfway point reached in Addis Ababa Light Rail public transportation project By Yonas Mulatu Addis Fortune ADDIS ABABA- The Ethiopian Railway Corporation (ERC) says 50 percent of the Addis Ababa Light Railway project (LRT) has been completed. The construction of railway tracks for the 34.25 km (21.28 miles) of electric railway line has been […]

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