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  2/24/2011, Adar 20, 5771

CBS: Aliyah Rose in 2010

The Central Bureau of Statistics said Thursday that aliyah to Israel had grown in 2010. According to CBS statistics, there were 14% more immigrants to Israel in 2010 than in 2009, for a total of 16,633 immigrants.

Most of the immigrants came from Russia and the U.S., the CBS said.