Event: Settlement of European Jews in the Ottoman Empire

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The Ottoman government grants permission to European Jews to settle in small groups throughout the Ottoman Empire, on the condition they become Ottoman subjects, renounce their European citizenship, and do not settle in Palestine for fear of having to deal with a growing number of European subjects in the empire and of facing a new national problem.

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Timeline Date: 
1881/11
Computed Date: 
1881/11/01
Workflow State: 
First Draft
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First Wave of Jewish Immigration to Palestine
1882 - 1903
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Establishment of the First Zionist Colony in Palestine
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