Ebrahim Nonoo, the head of the Jewish Community in Bahrain, prays on the sabbath at the House of Ten Commandments Synagogue in the capital Manama on September 4, 2021. – Bahrain’s tiny Jewish community, about 50 people, have practised their faith behind closed doors since 1947, when the Gulf country’s only synagogue was destroyed in disturbances at the start of the Arab-Israeli conflict. For the first time in decades, Ebrahim Nonoo is leading prayer services in Manama’s renovated synagogue, bringing Jewish traditions into plain view after decades of worship in private. (Photo by Mazen Mahdi / AFP)