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  • Yehuda Benasouli, former Madrid chief rabbi, dies

    June 30, 2010 | 12:17 pm

    Rabbi Yehuda Benasouli, the former chief rabbi of Madrid who presided over the Spanish quincentennial reconciliation visit of King Juan Carlos I to a synagogue in his city, has died.

    The Morocco-born Benasouli died May 31 in Madrid at the age of 77, according to a relative.