Housing benefits for new immigrants? Not so fastEthiopian Jew who made aliyah in 2002 shocked to be refused aid in purchasing an apartment - because his wife is Israeli born.
'Asleep at the wheel' on Falash Mura aliyah from EthiopiaLiba Center member calls on Zionist, religious and haredi MKs to oppose mass aliyah of Ethiopian Jews due to their unclear Jewish status.
'An historic achievement uniting the nation of Israel'Likud MKs Neguise and Amsalem, who waged protest to have PM uphold resolution on Ethiopian aliyah, hail 'historic justice.'
Crisis averted: 1,300 Ethiopian Jews coming homeWith coalition revolt, two Likud MKs manage to make Netanyahu backtrack after he scrapped resolution on Ethiopian aliyah.
Netanyahu's Likud feud caught on tapePM recorded in faction meeting condemning MKs who are protesting his canceling of Ethiopian Ailyah decision, warns coalition is in danger.
Ethiopian Jews protest cancellation of mass AliyahUp to 2,000 Ethiopian Jews march outside PM's office, demanding he rescind canceling immigration for their relatives.
'Stop discriminating against Ethiopians, converts or we'll sue'ITIM chairman accuses Ministry of Religion of systematic discrimination against Ethipions, converts.
The 'secret Jews' of Ethiopia emerge from the shadowsFor thousands of years, the Bal Ej practiced Judaism in secret - now they are reemerging, and they want to come home to Israel.
Ethiopian Jews celebrate Sigd redemption holidayRivlin joins thousands of Ethiopian Jews in traditional holiday celebrating return to Israel, overlooking the Temple Mount.
Report: Officials Forced Ethiopians to Pay for Families' AliyahEthiopians in Israel allege government officials forced them to pay to speed up process of bringing relatives to Israel.
Families of Ethiopian IDF Soldiers to be Brought to IsraelInterior Minister Silvan Shalom vows to take immediate steps to bring 500 soldiers' families to Israel, complete Ethiopian Aliyah.
Policeman Who Beat Ethiopian-Jewish Soldier Won't Be ProsecutedCriminal charges won't be launched against cop filmed violently arresting IDF soldier of Ethiopian origin; AG said soldier used force first.
Ethiopian Israelis Less Likely to Finish Matriculation ExamsHebrew University study blames poor immigration absorption, 'feeling of discrimination' for students falling through the cracks.
24 Years Since Airlift of 14,500 Ethiopian Jews in Under 2 DaysIDF remembers Operation Solomon, largest aerial mission to return Jews to Israel, which got Ethiopian Jews out of harm's way.
Again: Police Lose Hold on Protest in Tel Aviv1,000 Ethiopian Israelis march; pre-coordinated protest begins to spiral out of control - despite prior agreement with police.
Elkin: We Must Rethink How We View Ethiopian AliyahAbsorption Minister Ze'ev Elkin says Ethiopian Jews must be addressed as 'equals', vows to stop discrimination after protests.
Policeman Who Beat Ethiopian Soldier FiredPolice Commissioner Yohanan Danino announces steps against officer involved in brutal beating; second officer apparently not disciplined.
Israelis Asked 'Are Ethiopians Jews?' Answers Might Surprise You2014 video poll, conducted prior to recent riots, shows interesting perspective on how Israelis view the Ethiopian-Jewish community.
Tel Aviv: Police Preparing for Mass ProtestsEthiopian community expected to rally once again Sunday night; riot dispersal means being prepared.
Non-Jewish Staff Harassed Jewish Women Praying in MeronLehava anti-assimilation group describes how it stopped ushers harassing Jewish women at Rashbi's tomb on Lag B'Omer.
Kerry 'Confident' Israel Will Probe Violence Against EthiopiansUS Secretary of State says he is certain Israel will examine charges of violence in a way that 'honors the values' of Israeli people.
Netanyahu Urges United Front Against RacismPM urges Israel to 'stand together' during 3-hour meeting with Ethiopian sector leaders; program, ministerial committee to be formed.
Edelstein: We Are On the Brink of Civil WarKnesset Speaker warns of imminent social crisis at opening summer session as Ethiopian protests against discrimination set to continue.
Sharansky Calls to Stop Ethiopian Protests, Return CalmOnly by working together will we find the path toward overcoming the obstacles that lie ahead,' the Jewish Agency chair warns.
Netanyahu Meets with Ethiopian Soldier Assaulted by Police'I was shocked - things will change,' Netanyahu promises Damas Pakada, who was beaten by a police officer while in IDF uniform.
Ethiopians, Police: NIF-Linked Orgs Fanning Protest ViolenceEthiopian Jewish protester says external organizations stirring up violence, while police commander names New Israel Fund-connected groups.
Police Official Says Non-Ethiopian Groups Turned Protest ViolentHead of police operations branch reveals external radical groups turned things violent, as Jerusalem gears up for protest.
'Non-Violent Protest Left us Refugees in Our Own Land'While condemning violence, Yamit and Gush Katif expelee says Ethiopian Jewish protest is unfortunately only way to implement change.
68 Hurt as Police Disperse Ethiopian Protest with Stun GrenadesOver 2,000 protesters blocked the entrance to Ayalon Highway in protest of police brutality against an Ethiopian soldier.
Ethiopian Protests Move to Tel AvivDays after clashes erupted in Jerusalem during Ethiopian Jewish protests against racism, demonstrators plan march for Tel Aviv on Sunday.
Clashes as Ethiopian Jews Protest Police BrutalityAfter officer assaults Ethiopian soldier, 200 Ethiopian Jews block streets outside national police headquarters in Jerusalem.
Likud MK Calls to Revive, Complete Ethiopian Aliyah6,000 Jews remain in Gondart and Addis, MK Avraham Nagosa says, and it is Israel's duty to bring them home.
'Choose Life Every Day' - Synagogue Dedicated for Fallen SoldierBarkat joins Ethiopian Jews commemorating Moshe Malko in new Jerusalem synagogue; 'finding happiness in small things.'
Thousands Of Ethiopian Falash Mura Likely to Get VisasAccording to officials, there may be as many as 6,000 people still in Ethiopia who are relatives of families already in the country.
Anger at Petah Tikvah Rabbinate's Refusal to Marry EthiopiansZionist rabbis' group decried the refusal of city rabbis in Petah Tikvah to register members of the Ethiopian community for marriage.
Arutz Sheva Appeal: Help Yaffo's Ethiopian Jewish CommunityOur Ethiopian Jewish brethren need our help - make this a truly special Pesach.
Despite Claims, Official Insists Ethiopian Aliyah ContinuesEthiopian Jewish community leader notes that despite reports that Aliyah has ended, dozens still arrive every month.
Lapid: Mess With the Ethiopian MKs and You Mess With All of UsYesh Atid head criticizes and threatens Magen David Adom for refusing to let an Ethiopian MK from his party donate blood.
Petition: Remove MK Elazar Stern from Post to Stand TrialRabbis have filed a petition to remove HaTnua MK from Knesset post, stand trial for incitement despite parliamentary immunity.
Thousands Pray in Jerusalem on Jewish Ethiopian Holiday of SigdEvery year more celebrate Sigd, a day of praying for redemption and an in-gathering of the exiles that dates back to Ezra and Nehemiah.
MK Struk: MK Stern 'Spat' in Rabbi's FaceBayit Yehudi MK defends Rabbi Dov Lior, reacts to incident in which a youth spat in the face of MK Stern.
Ethiopian-Israeli Student Supports Rabbi Dov LiorEthiopian-Israeli sticks up for Rabbi Dov Lior following racism accusations. ‘I never felt a hint of mistreatment.’
MK Stern Slammed for ‘Racist’ Rabbi ClaimMK Elazar Stern slammed for condemning Rabbi Dov Lior for alleged racism. Rabbi Shmidt: he didn’t even check the facts.
Man Sentenced to 4 Years for 'Hate Crimes' Against EthiopiansA man from Haifa was convicted for threatening to kill Ethiopian residents and setting fires to their buildings.
Hundreds Land in ‘Final’ Ethiopian AliyahThousands protest for more aliyah of "Falashmura" Ethiopians as"‘final" flight touches down; Yesh Atid MK is on their side.
New Chief Rabbi in Racism ScandalJust days into his new job, Ethiopian-Israeli MK accuses Rabbi David Lau of racism, over comments made about African footballers.
Last Jews in Ethiopia Prepare for the Promised LandEthiopia may be the only country in the world where all of the Jews move en masse to Israel. The last of the “wanderers” on the way.
Photo Essay & Podcast: Thousands Celebrate Holiday of SigdRabbi Yosef Hadane, the Chief Rabbi of the Ethiopian Jewish community speaks about the holiday of Sigd after the ceremony in Jerusalem.
Official: 'Racist' Hamas Targeting Ethiopians, AsiansNew Ethiopian immigrants, who have no family in the country, are suffering greatly from Hamas' ongoing rocket attacks
Bnei Akiva's Ethiopian Youth Celebrate Sigd in JerusalemYouth from Bnei Akiva’s HaShachar Project visit the pedestrian mall in Jerusalem and celebrate the Sigd holiday.
Citibank Israel Donates Backpacks to Ethiopian StudentsThe Tel Aviv branch of Citibank made the first day of school easier for Ethiopian-Israeli students by donating 200 backpacks.
Each Ethiopian Jewish Soldier will have a MentorPersonnel Branch is planning a project to help Ethiopian soldiers in their initial steps in IDF.
Video: Ethiopian Olim Create Jewelry, Attend International ExpoJOVELLA, Israel’s international jewelry and diamond exhibition, featured an exhibition of jewelry designed by Ethiopian olim.
Ethiopian Aliyah Speeds Up; End in March 2014The government has decided to increase the pace of aliyah from Ethiopia, with the goal of completing immigration within two years.
Ethiopian Protesters Unhappy with Gov't PlanCabinet decision to assist Ethiopian immigrants lacks substance, say protesters, citing police brutality.
Prime Minister: Ethiopian Jews are Flesh of Our FleshPM: there will be no more schools in Israel in which most pupils are Ethiopian. Housing, labor aid for Ethiopian Jews approved.
Israel Appoints First Ever Ethiopian AmbassadorForeign Ministry announces that Ethiopian-born Beylanesh Zevadia will serve as Israel's ambassador to Ethiopia.