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Cabinet approves proposal to bring 1,000 Falash Mura to Israel

Cabinet approves proposal to bring 1,000 Falash Mura to Israel

Legal experts warn: 'Precedent may be applied to immigrants from all over world.'Mordechai Sones, 07/10/2018 18:55
'Outright gentiles on way to Israel'

'Outright gentiles on way to Israel'

Government expected to approve bringing 1,000 non-Jewish family members of Falashmura who immigrated to Israel.Mordechai Sones, 07/10/2018 13:24
63 Ethiopian immigrants arrive in Israel

63 Ethiopian immigrants arrive in Israel

Jewish Agency Chairman: "We are in the final stages of the reunification of the Ethiopian families".ILTV, 11/10/2016 03:53
Falash Mura Ethiopians to move to Israel

Falash Mura Ethiopians to move to Israel

Group of Ethiopians who claim Jewish descent will arrive in Israel on Sunday.JTA, 07/10/2016 05:12
Ethiopian Kessim call to end Christian Aliyah

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, 26/05/2016 17:25
'Asleep at the wheel' on Falash Mura aliyah

'Asleep at the wheel' on Falash Mura aliyah

Liba Center member calls on Zionist, religious and haredi MKs to oppose mass aliyah of Ethiopian Jews due to their unclear Jewish status.Benny Tocker, 11/04/2016 17:19
Crisis averted: 1,300 Ethiopian Jews coming home

Crisis averted: 1,300 Ethiopian Jews coming home

With coalition revolt, two Likud MKs manage to make Netanyahu backtrack after he scrapped resolution on Ethiopian aliyah.Hezki Baruch, 07/04/2016 20:34
Ethiopian Jews protest cancellation of mass Aliyah

Ethiopian Jews protest cancellation of mass Aliyah

Up to 2,000 Ethiopian Jews march outside PM's office, demanding he rescind canceling immigration for their relatives.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/03/2016 18:50
Thousands Of Ethiopian Falash Mura May Get Visas

Thousands Of Ethiopian Falash Mura May Get Visas

According to officials, there may be as many as 6,000 people still in Ethiopia who are relatives of families already in the country.Yaakov Levi, 29/10/2014 21:22
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
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
Last Jews in Ethiopia Prepare for Promised Land

Last Jews in Ethiopia Prepare for Promised Land

Ethiopia 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. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 27/11/2012 08:13
Ethiopian Jews Protest

Ethiopian Jews Protest

80 Ethiopian Jews arrested during a demonstration near the Israeli Embassy in Addis Ababa, where they demanded Israeli citizenship.Elad Benari, 31/03/2011 02:18
Ethiopian Aliyah Returns

Ethiopian Aliyah Returns

Immigration from Ethiopia resumes after a delay caused by chicken pox. More than 330 to arrive on midnight flights.Maayana Miskin, 16/01/2011 20:42
Chicken Pox Delays Falash Mura

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, 22/12/2010 16:06
Falash Mura on Way to Israel

Falash Mura on Way to Israel

Gov't decides to allow the eligible members of the nearly-8,000 strong Falash Mura tribe in Ethiopia to immigrate to Israel over four years.Hillel Fendel, 15/11/2010 16:18
'Sample Seder' for New Olim

'Sample Seder' for New Olim

Hundreds of new immigrants from Ethiopia are hosted for a sample Passover seder, their first ever.Maayana Miskin, 25/03/2010 20:55
Protest Demand Falash Mura Aliya

Protest Demand Falash Mura Aliya

Hundreds of Ethiopian Jews demonstrated outside the PM's office, demanding: "Bring to Israel the 20,000 Falash Mura stuck in Ethiopian camps."Hillel Fendel, 10/01/2010 17:21