News Briefs

  6/20/2008, Sivan 17, 5768

Aliyah: 215 Next Week from All Over the World

Jews from Latin America, North America, the Ukraine and European countries are scheduled to immigrate to Israel, making aliyah next week. Officials expect 215 Jews from the United States, Russia, Ukraine, France, Peru, Chile, Italy, Spain and Turkey, among others.

The Nefesh B'Nefesh (NBN) organization has scheduled at least five charter flights from North America this summer, in addition to several groups that will be arriving on other flights.