Ethiopian Immigrants

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Ministers discussing new ways of assisting lone soldiers

Ministers discussing new ways of assisting lone soldiers

Minister of Immigration Absorption MK Pnina Tamano-Shata met MK Biton to discuss ways of assisting new immigrants serving in the IDF.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/06/2020 18:30
Erdan: This is not a protest but a wave of violence

Erdan: This is not a protest but a wave of violence

Public Security Minister discusses Ethiopian community's protest, says protest was justified but the accompanying violence was not.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/07/2019 02:04
Three policemen injured in Ethiopian immigrant protest

Three policemen injured in Ethiopian immigrant protest

Demonstrations held on several main roads in protest of the death of Solomon Tekah, who was shot by a police officer.Arutz Sheva Staff, 01/07/2019 23:31
Ethiopian immigrant protest gains traction

Ethiopian immigrant protest gains traction

Mass demonstration today at Kiryat Chaim police station with hands tied to protest shooting of Ethiopian youth by plainclothes policeman.Mordechai Sones, 01/07/2019 18:10
Israeli-Ethiopian village keeps Ethiopian-Jewish heritage alive

Israeli-Ethiopian village keeps Ethiopian-Jewish heritage alive

Special Ethiopian village in Southern city of Kiryat Gat aims to preserve Jewish-Ethiopian culture.i24News, 04/03/2019 01:41
Operation Yehudith underway: 80 Ethiopian Olim arrive in Israel

Operation Yehudith underway: 80 Ethiopian Olim arrive in Israel

83 Ethiopian immigrants (Olim) land at Ben Gurion Airport.Orli Harari, 05/02/2019 02:08
Tel Aviv yeshiva prepares Ethiopian scholars for rabbinate

Tel Aviv yeshiva prepares Ethiopian scholars for rabbinate

Former chief rabbi visits new yeshiva founded to prepare young Ethiopian Torah scholars for rabbinic ordination..Yoni Kempinski, 28/07/2017 11:50
WATCH: 70 excited Ethiopian immigrants arrive in Israel

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, 07/06/2017 11:59
Ethiopian immigrants celebrate Bar/Bat Mitzvah for 35 children

Ethiopian immigrants celebrate Bar/Bat Mitzvah for 35 children

200 members of Tel Aviv new immigrant Ethiopian community celebrate a festive Bar Mitzvah ceremony for 35 of their children.Yoni Kempinski, 29/05/2017 18:24
Israeli Ethiopians are doing better than ever

Israeli Ethiopians are doing better than ever

Government sees 39% drop in number of Ethiopians relying on welfare income supplements.Didi Rosenberg, 28/11/2016 08:49
Ethiopian Chief Rabbi dismissed from office

Ethiopian Chief Rabbi dismissed from office

Despite many cases in which the Ministry of Religious Services extends a term past retirement age, they quickly terminated Rabbi Hadane.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/06/2016 11:04
Ethiopian Israelis Less Likely to Get Diplomas

Ethiopian Israelis Less Likely to Get Diplomas

Hebrew University study blames poor immigration absorption, 'feeling of discrimination' for students falling through the cracks.Tova Dvorin, 27/05/2015 16:11
Torah Sociology and Redemptive Aspects of Ethiopian Jewish Aliyah

Torah Sociology and Redemptive Aspects of Ethiopian Jewish Aliyah

Israel's absorption of Ethiopian Jews has suffered from serious social neglect and discrimination, but not from racism.Dr. Chaim Charles Cohen, 19/05/2015 03:41
Netanyahu Can Learn from NBA Commissioner Adam Silver

Netanyahu Can Learn from NBA Commissioner Adam Silver

An occasional Abba Eban-like speech at the UN does not make up for the false and unanswered attacks by politicians and the media worldwide--against one of the most moral nations in history. Irwin Graulich, 02/05/2014 09:45
Ethiopian Aliyah Continues, Official Insists

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, 09/03/2014 10:38
Ethiopian Immigrants Plant Roots in Israel

Ethiopian Immigrants Plant Roots in Israel

Connecting on a whole new level: new Ethiopian immigrants, Jewish Agency participate in tree-planting ceremony in honor of Tu Bishvat.Tova Dvorin, 14/01/2014 21:01
Clashes as Immigrants Protest, ‘We’re Stuck’

Clashes as Immigrants Protest, ‘We’re Stuck’

Ethiopian immigrants say failure to update grants is leaving many in absorption centers. Nine arrested at protest.Maayana Miskin, 03/12/2013 20:55
Photo Essay: Jewish Ethiopian Holiday of Sigd

Photo Essay: Jewish Ethiopian Holiday of Sigd

Every year more celebrate Sigd, a day of praying for redemption and an in-gathering of the exiles that dates back to Ezra and Nehemiah.Ben Bresky, 31/10/2013 17:32
Volunteers Join Ethiopian Immigrants for Festival

Volunteers Join Ethiopian Immigrants for Festival

Simhat Torah is the busiest day of the year for Shvut Am, as volunteers bring party atmosphere to absorption centers across Israel.Adam Ross , 25/09/2013 11:40
Hundreds Land in ‘Final’ Ethiopian Aliyah

Hundreds Land in ‘Final’ Ethiopian Aliyah

Thousands protest for more aliyah of "Falashmura" Ethiopians as"‘final" flight touches down; Yesh Atid MK is on their side.Maayana Miskin, 28/08/2013 23:11
Jewish Agency Ends Ethiopian Aliyah

Jewish Agency Ends Ethiopian Aliyah

“Today we bring to an end a journey that spans thousands of years, the conclusion of Operation Wings of a Dove."Kochava Rozenbaum , 28/08/2013 16:20
New Chief Rabbi in Racism Scandal

New Chief Rabbi in Racism Scandal

Just days into his new job, Ethiopian-Israeli MK accuses Rabbi David Lau of racism, over comments made about African footballers.Maayana Miskin, 30/07/2013 14:31
State to Look Into Birth-Control Controversy

State to Look Into Birth-Control Controversy

Did Israeli officials trick Ethiopian immigrants into using birth control? And why is Depo Provera use so high?Maayana Miskin, 30/07/2013 12:09
Era of Ethiopian Aliya Draws to a Close

Era of Ethiopian Aliya Draws to a Close

After more than 30 years, the state prepares to end aliyah from Ethiopia. Final arrivals expected in August.Maayana Miskin, 02/07/2013 08:52