When the majority of Jewish families in Bahrain fled the country in the aftermath of the 1948 Arab-Israeli War, the Nonoo family stayed – despite the country’s only synagogue being burnt down in the capital city Manama.
A look inside the Jewish synagogue in Manama, Bahrain (Supplied).
‘Bahrain is home’
General view of Bahrain's financial district in Manama, Bahrain, June 20, 2019. (Reuters)
Ebrahim Dahood Nonoo in Bahrain. (Supplied)
Rooted in Manama
The Jewish cemetery in Manama, Bahrain. (Supplied)
New year, new era
An interfaith group from Bahrain attend Hannukah candle lighting in Jerusalem on Dec. 12, 2017. (AP)