Spanish town fetes name change from Kill Jews Town

By JTA
October 25, 2015 21:25

A town in northern Spain held an official ceremony to mark its name change from Kill Jews Town.

On Friday, Israel’s ambassador to Madrid, Daniel Kutner, joined representatives from the Jewish and Sephardic communities in Spain for a ceremony during which the town’s new name signs were installed, The Local-Spain reported. The town formerly known as Castrillo Matajudíos returned to its original name, Castrillo Mota de Judios, or Castrillo Jews’ Hill.


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