Judaism has a long history in Sudan. While the majority of Jewish families left the country following its independence in 1956 as anti-Semitic rhetoric grew amid tensions with Israel, the Sudanese government is now calling on Jewish people previously living in Sudan to return.
A melting pot
A Rabbi, known as Rabbi Malka, and his family pose for a photo. The family lived in Sudan. (via Tales of Jewish Sudan)
Jewish families celebrating the Sukkot holiday at a recreational club in Sudan. (via Tales of Jewish Sudan)