Israel earmarks $40.4 million for Ethiopian college students

Israeli Council for Higher Education sets aside $40.4 million for program aimed at helping Ethiopian college students succeed.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/20/2019, 9:52 PM

Jewish diplomat who helped plan Operation Moses, dies at 82

American Jewish diplomat behind stunning 1984 airlift of Ethiopian Jews to Israel passes away at age 82.JTA, 8/27/2018, 3:49 PM

Ethiopian Kessim call to end Christian Aliyah

Ethiopian Jewish spiritual leaders urge Netanyahu to let them oversee immigration of Falash Mura, warning missionaries are being allowed in.Shimon Cohen, 5/26/2016, 5:25 PM

Families of Ethiopian IDF Soldiers to be Brought to Israel

Interior Minister Silvan Shalom vows to take immediate steps to bring 500 soldiers' families to Israel, complete Ethiopian Aliyah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/27/2015, 4:05 PM

Ethiopian Protest Organizer Promises No Violence

Protest against racism scheduled for Rothschild Boulevard in Tel Aviv on Monday; organizers stress they have no desire for violence.Cynthia Blank, 5/18/2015, 12:19 PM

Netanyahu: There is No Place for Racism in Israel

Prime Minister and President both address memorial ceremony for Ethiopians Jews who perished while trying to come to Israel.Cynthia Blank, 5/17/2015, 2:12 PM

The Ethiopian Jewish Community in Israel

Great strides have been made by Israel to integrate Ethiopian Jewry. Ron Jager, 5/11/2015, 11:44 PM

Clashes as Ethiopian Jews Protest Police Brutality

After officer assaults Ethiopian soldier, 200 Ethiopian Jews block streets outside national police headquarters in Jerusalem.Hezki Baruch, Ari Yashar, 4/30/2015, 5:45 PM

Sigd - What Lies Behind This Ancient Ethiopian Jewish Festival?

Fasting, prayer, love of Zion and festivities: how Ethiopia's Beta Israel Jews enriched Israeli Jewish life with a unique, ancient festival.Rochel Sylvetsky, 11/20/2014, 9:26 PM

Interior Minister's Resignation Stalls Final Ethiopian Aliyah

'Official' Aliyah ended in 2013, but activists say Gideon Sa'ar's announcement may leave thousands of families torn apart.Tova Dvorin, 9/21/2014, 10:56 AM