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Photo journal: Uganda's Jewish community
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The headmaster at the secondary school prepares to pray.

The Abayudaya are a tiny minority and few Ugandans even know that they exist.

The group have also been through difficult times, particularly in the 1970s when then-President Idi Amin, a Muslim, forbade Jewish observance.

Many Abayudaya converted to Christianity or Islam, and numbers dwindled to around 200.

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