An elusive journey

Jews in Israel are a diverse lot, hailing from all four corners of the globe and everywhere in between.

For native Israelis, providing proof of their Jewish roots and heritage is generally not difficult, and the presentation of their parents’ marriage certificate issued in Israel by the rabbinate will usually suffice.

But for more recent arrivals, proving one’s Jewish ancestry is a lot more complicated, and is getting increasingly difficult.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/An-elusive-journey-419229

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