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News Brief

  4/10/2013, Nisan 30, 5773

80 New Jewish Army Recruits from Abroad Welcomed


Nefesh B'Nefesh in cooperation with the U.S. Friends of the IDF held on Wednesday a welcoming party for 80 new recruits. The incoming IDF soldiers recently immigrated alone from Jewish communities abroad. The new immigrants came to Israel from Argentina, Austria, Belarus, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Ethiopia, France, Georgia, Germany, Hungary, Italy, Kazakhstan, Mexico, Moldova, Netherlands, Peru, Russia, Switzerland, Turkmenistan, United Kingdom, South Africa, Sweden, Ukraine, Uruguay, United States and Uzbekistan.

Among the speakers at the event were Minister of Immigrant Absorption Sofa Landver and IDF representatives.