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  8/7/2014, Av 11, 5774

New Wave of Olim Inspired by Sean and Max Hy”d


Aliyah organization Nefesh B'Nefesh says that the “Lone Soldiers' Flight” landing in Ben Gurion Airport next week will include 109 youths aged 18-23 – 55 boys, 54 girls – who are going to enlist in the IDF.

Higher motivation among north American youths considering aliyah is being reported by Nefesh B'Nefesh, which specializes in assisting Jewish immigration to Israel, following Operation Protective Edge and the deaths of “lone soldiers” Sgt. Max Steinberg and Sgt. Nissim Sean Carmeli hy"d, who were killed in Gaza.