Abramovich is Chairman of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia (which is allied with Putin's administration). He is a trustee of the Moscow Jewish Museum, and he donates money to the Chabad movement.
“It is so moving to see the Lost Tribe of Bnei Menashe returning to Zion and rejoining the people of Israel,” said Shavei Israel Founder and Chairman Michael Freund.
The former president doesn’t see the connection between living in Israel and remaining Jewish.
Venice Chief Rabbi Rabbi Bahbout disregarded the status quo and declared that he would convert people from all over Italy in his court, including those who had been rejected in the courts in Milan and Rome.
Nesya has been planning to move to Israel for some time, as she feels a responsibility to live in Israel and strengthen the country through her Aliyah.
Shemen LaMeor will create jobs and reinvigorate the region’s agriculture while preserving its unique character.
Ukraine rebels are holding four European observers hostage, and shot down a gov't helicopter, killing 14.
Israel is home.
B'nei Akiva is helping to prepare the remaining Jews in Ethiopia to come home to Israel over the next five years
Jews make up less than 1 percent of the population, but more than 50 percent of all attacks in 2014 were directed against them.
Aliyah was up by 32 percent compared with 2013.
There's much misinformation, misconception and ignorance in the American Jewish community about Israel, which Yishai did a lot to dispel over at that Beverly Hills event.
All the boys were called up together, and recited – for the very first time – the blessing for being called to the Torah, with their interpreter.
The ADL posted an Internet anti-Semitism "flash flood alert" over the dismissal of NBA head coach David Blatt.
He thanks Jews who stand up for Israel but didn’t even hint they should make Aliyah.
“The earthquake struck early in the morning and buildings shook violently,” said a member of the Bnei Menashe community.
“It never could happen here,” could it? Every Jew knows only weirdoes are neo-Nazis and no average Joe would support a Nazi state. Mark Dice proves they are wrong. Is your passport read for a quick getaway?
Log on to watch the festive welcome ceremony where we celebrate their Aliyah together with hundreds of guests and dignitaries.
If US Jews were to make Aliyah at the rate the Jewish Agency expects from France, Israel would have 1 million more Jews.
On board were 32 families including 95 children and 53 singles, of whom 12 will be joining the Israel Defense Forces.
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At the event, soldiers were awarded grants to help with their transition and enjoyed a barbecue.
More than 17,000 Jewish young adults will participate in the Taglit-Birthright Israel free 10-day tours this season, the largest number of winter participants for Birthright since...
Israel received data on more than 35,000 Israeli-held accounts in US financial institutions.
In certain cases, the Authority sought to revoke the Israeli citizenship many years after it had been awarded.