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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