Netanyahu seeks security cooperation with Ethiopia

PM Netanyahu meets Ethiopian counterpart, notes both countries are challenged by radical Islamic terrorists.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2019, 6:38 AM

Body of missing Israeli woman found in Ethiopia

After day of searching, body of Israeli woman who went missing during tour of Ethiopian desert found.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/18/2019, 11:00 AM

Israeli missing in Ethiopia

Student from Technion goes missing during hike in Ethiopian desert.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/17/2019, 9:55 PM

Remains of Israeli killed in Ethiopian plane crash found

ZAKA team succeeds in locating body of the late Shimon Re'em. Netanyahu: We will bring his remains back to Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/26/2019, 8:20 PM

4 dead in Ethiopian coup attempt, Israelis warned to stay inside

PM Abiy Ahmed appeared on TV in military fatigues to urge Ethiopians to unite against the "evil" forces attempting to divide the country.Sara Rubenstein, 6/23/2019, 9:43 PM

Israeli delegation lands in Ethiopia to help fight wildfire

Israel sends 10 firefighters to Ethiopia to help fight large fire which has raged for 2 weeks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/14/2019, 8:24 AM

Hadassah joins fight against infectious diseases in Ethiopia

Jerusalem's Hadassah hospital brings Israeli medical advances to East Africa to help to prevent spread of infectious diseases in Ethiopia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/2/2019, 9:40 AM

Ethiopia crash investigation needs 'considerable' time

Ethiopian minister says investigation into Ethiopian Airlines plane crash may take up to six months.AFP, 3/17/2019, 12:13 AM

Rivlin to Ethiopia: Allow us to continue searching crash site

Pres. Rivlin thanks Ethiopian Pres. Sahle-Work Zewde for allowing teams to search area, requests she do 'all she can' to help families.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/15/2019, 1:16 PM

Gur Hasid: I was almost on the Ethiopian flight

Businessman who is a member of the Gur Hasidim says he missed flight that crashed due to business constraints.Michal Levy, 3/11/2019, 1:05 AM

ZAKA delegation to locate bodies of Israelis

Two teams from ZAKA International Rescue Unit leave for Ethiopia to locate bodies of Israelis killed in the plane crash there.Ben Ariel, 3/11/2019, 12:06 AM

2 Israelis killed in Ethiopian plane crash

Plane carried 149 passengers from 33 countries - including 2 Israelis - and 8 crew members. All were killed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/10/2019, 3:00 PM

Family of Ethiopian Bible quiz contestant immigrates to Israel

Relatives of Ethiopian man who competed in Israel's Bible Quiz permitted to stay in Israel, make Aliyah.JTA, 8/23/2018, 6:23 PM

Deri gives Ethiopian Jew, Bible Quiz contestant Israeli ID card

Ethiopian Jewish teenager whose father, siblings live in Israel, had been initially required to leave country after annual Bible quiz.David Rosenberg, 4/16/2018, 12:04 PM

Ethiopian Jewish Bible Quiz contestant won't be forced to leave

Representative of Ethiopian Jewish community in Israel's Bible Quiz granted residency status, after initially asked to leave country.David Rosenberg, 4/15/2018, 7:14 PM

A Jew - just for the Bible quiz?

Ethiopian contestant in annual quiz forced to deposit financial guarantee to ensure he won't remain in Israel after the competition.Benny Tocker, 4/10/2018, 9:27 AM

Israeli doctors perform lifesaving spinal surgeries in Ethiopia

Israeli doctors work to fix severe spinal deformities during medical mission to Ethiopia. 'Half the children would have died by next year.'JTA, 3/27/2018, 8:05 AM

Palestinian Arabs lead easier lives than African Ethiopians

Look at the data and you will see that the "impoverished" Palestinian Arabs live better lives and get more aid than the Ethiopians do. Giulio Meotti, 2/15/2018, 11:06 PM

WATCH: 70 excited Ethiopian immigrants arrive in Israel

Ethiopian immigrants express excitement and gratitude at opportunity to meet relatives they haven't seen in five - or 25 - years.Yoni Kempinski, 6/7/2017, 11:59 AM

Ethiopian PM's wife: I feel at home in Israel

PM and Sara Netanyahu host Ethiopian PM Desalegn and his wife Roman Tesfaye; Ethiopian guests emphasize warm relations with Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/7/2017, 8:10 AM

Netanyahu: Israel is returning to Africa

PM meets Ethiopian counterpart to discuss cooperation in agriculture and security.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/6/2017, 8:11 PM

Ethiopian PM: Terrorism and climate change are a common fight

President Rivlin meets Ethiopian PM Dessalegn, speaks about future of Israel-Africa relationship and cooperation on science, technology.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/5/2017, 3:40 PM

Red tape delays Ethiopian migration to Israel

Jewish Agency says they're 'ready to receive' Ethiopian immigrants but haven't received names of candidates from government.AFP, 3/27/2017, 7:27 AM

'Israel doesn't want Ethiopians'

Ethiopian MK returning from visit to northern Ethiopia says hundreds of Jews are trapped because Israeli government doesn't want them.Benny Tucker, 3/8/2017, 1:33 PM

Foreign Ministry: Avoid Ethiopia

The Foreign Ministry issued a warning against visiting Ethiopia, as regional violence continues to escalate.Orli Harari, 9/1/2016, 3:11 PM

Israel wins Ethiopia support for AU observer role

On final leg of Africa trip, Netanyahu hails breakthrough in ties with Ethiopia, asks PM to help free Ethiopian-Israeli captured by Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/7/2016, 4:31 PM

Netanyahu makes historic visit to Africa

Marking 40 years since the Entebbe raid in which his brother Yoni was killed, Netanyahu visits Africa.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/4/2016, 8:39 AM

Sudanese man attacks Israeli on flight to Ethiopia

Attacker hit Jewish man on the head repeatedly while shouting 'death to the Jews!'; he was arrested.Nitsan Keidar, 11/3/2015, 8:16 PM

24 Years Since Airlift of 14,500 Ethiopian Jews

IDF remembers Operation Solomon, largest aerial mission to return Jews to Israel, which got Ethiopian Jews out of harm's way.Ari Yashar, 5/25/2015, 1:12 PM

Sa'ar'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

Rambam Doctors Help Change Lives of Ethiopians

Two doctors from Haifa Hospital part of an international delegation that conducted a surgical marathon in northern Ethiopia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/16/2014, 4:42 AM

Sudanese Jew Makes Her Way to Pesach Freedom

A modern “exodus” story took place in recent months, as one of the last Jews in Sudan managed to make her way to Israel.Moshe Cohen, 4/17/2014, 10:26 AM

Ethiopian Aliyah Continues, Official Insists

Ethiopian Jewish community leader notes that despite reports that Aliyah has ended, dozens still arrive every month.Tova Dvorin and Ari Soffer, 3/9/2014, 10:38 AM

Ethiopian Plane Lands Safely After Hijack Attempt

Ethiopian Airlines plane flying from Addis Ababa to Rome lands safely in Geneva Monday morning, after being hijacked by co-pilot.David Lev, 2/17/2014, 10:28 AM

African Leaders Try to Negotiate South Sudan Peace

Flaring violence since December 15 in struggle between President Salva Kiir and former deputy Riek Machar. Over 1,000 thought to be dead.Ari Yashar, 12/27/2013, 12:58 PM

Mandela Mossad Links Denied

Letter in Israel state archives indicates Mandela received training in “judo, sabotage and weaponry” in 1962.Gil Ronen, 12/22/2013, 4:51 PM

Ethiopian Infiltrators Surrender in Saudi Arabia

Roughly 23,000 Ethiopians turn themselves in to authorities in Saudi Arabia following crackdown on illegal workers.Ari Yashar, 11/15/2013, 11:58 AM

Video & Photos: 20,000 Run in Jerusalem Marathon

Jerusalem-blue skies graced the filmed run of more than 20,000 racers from 52 countries in the Jerusalem Winner Int'l Marathon Friday.Chana Ya'ar, 3/3/2013, 2:14 PM

Youth Infiltrators Escape from Holding Facility

Six youths aged between 14 and 18, who infiltrated from Ethiopia and Eritrea, escape from holding facility. Two have been caught.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/4/2012, 12:08 AM

Israeli Volunteers Treat Thousands in Ethiopia

The Israeli volunteer organization Eye from Zion is providing free cataract surgery to thousands of people in Ethiopia.Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/19/2012, 3:59 PM

'Mock Seders' to Real Seders in Absorption Centers

Ethiopian immigrants held “mock seders” in absorption centers throughout the country to mark their first Passover in Israel. Rachel Hirshfeld, 4/4/2012, 7:14 PM

Israel Appoints First Ever Ethiopian Ambassador

Foreign Ministry announces that Ethiopian-born Beylanesh Zevadia will serve as Israel's ambassador to Ethiopia.Elad Benari, 2/29/2012, 12:12 AM

Ethiopian Exile for Yemen's Saleh

Aides close to ousted Yemeni president Ali Abdullah Saleh say he will be retiring to an Addis Ababa villa in Ethiopia.Gabe Kahn., 2/28/2012, 10:49 PM

UNSC Targets Somalia's Al-Shabab

An African Union peacekeeping force fighting al-Shabab will receive more authority and funds to fight terror in Somalia. Gabe Kahn., 2/22/2012, 8:51 PM

Ethiopia Helps Fight Al Shabab in Somalia

Ethiopian troops entered neighboring Somalia Sunday to help in the fight against radical Islamist terrorists from the al-Shabab group.Chana Ya'ar, 11/20/2011, 10:47 AM

Ethiopian Jews Protest

80 Ethiopian Jews arrested during a demonstration near the Israeli Embassy in Addis Ababa, where they demanded Israeli citizenship.Elad Benari, 3/31/2011, 2:18 AM

Chicken Pox Delays Falash Mura

A Knesset Committee learned today that the Aliyah of the Falash Mura tribe from Ethiopia is being delayed by chicken pox.Hillel Fendel, 12/22/2010, 4:06 PM

'Media Bias against Ethiopians'

The media favor Soviet bloc immigrants and are biased against Ethiopians, according to a new Haifa University study.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 2/16/2010, 2:01 PM

Sharansky Greets New Immigrants

Former Prisoner of Zion Natan Sharansky made his official debut as head of the Jewish Agency this week by welcoming new immigrants from Ethiopia. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 7/4/2009, 10:56 PM