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Why French Jewry Cannot Afford to Sleep

French Jewry is in the crossfire as the world starts to wrestle with radical Islam and is facing two lethal issues as it decides whether to leave en masse, for good.

Exodus from France Leads Aliyah to 10-Year High

Aliyah was up by 32 percent compared with 2013.

Sister of American IDF Lone Soldier Killed in Summer War Makes aliyah

“Had the disaster not occurred, I would have never been living here; the tragedy triggered the change in my life..."

More than 1,000 French Jewish Students in Pro-Israel Hanukkah Ceremony

More than 1,000 high school seniors from 25 Jewish schools across France will light the Hanukkah menorah together on Thursday in Jerusalem. Jewish Agency chairman...

New York Female Lone Soldier Overcome Cancer to Be IDF Officer

“I cried not because I had to undergo surgery, but because I had to leave the army.”

Yosef Mendelevitch Visits City Where He Was Prisoner of Zion

Former Prisoner of Zion Yosef Mendelevitch made an emotional return to the city where he was imprisoned in the 1970s to join hundreds of...

Jewish Federation to Join 76ers for ‘Jewish Heritage Night’ [video]

Sing HaTikvah, eat kosher food, watch the basketball game and feel like a real Jew.

Israel to Ease Absorption, Employment for Immigrants from France

Israel's cabinet decides to clear obstacles for employment of immigrating professionals.

Olim: You Can’t Get Your Gun License on your Aliyah Flight

To clear up a misunderstanding, you cannot apply for your gun license on the plane and receive it with your Teudat Zehut when you land.

American-Israeli PR Pioneer Charley Levine Dies at Age 62

He and his wife Shelly were one of the most influential American couples in Israel.

Fearless Gush Etzion Doctor Makes House Calls in Palestinian Villages

The connection runs so deep, that the Arab villagers have alerted Efrat authorities against terror cells.

Highest Number of New Immigrants in Israel from Ukraine, Russia and France

Immigration to Israel this year was up 28% compared to the previous year. An estimated total of 24,800 new immigrants arrived to Israel throughout the course of the year.

Israel’s Population Nears 9 Million

Israel welcomed 24,801 new immigrants this past year. Another 6-8 million did not make it - yet.

Rifle-Wielding Man Threatens Murder outside French Jewish School

“I will kill all of you,” said the drunken gunman, annoyed at the nerve of a truck blocking traffic.

British Police Arrest Jew for Fighting PA Flag Wavers at Kosher Deli

A protester who shouted “Jews aren’t safe – we’re coming to get you“ got a big surprise. Aliyah? Perish the thought.

Israelis Flood Local Market for Top-Class Poultry Rejected by European Union Boycott

Chickens banned from sales in anti-Semitic European venues are finding more appreciative consumers in Israel instead.

New US, Canadian Immigrants Arrive, Undeterred by Gaza Terror

North Americans are ignoring largely skewed news coverage on Gaza by mass media abroad and continuing to ‘come home to Israel.'

One-Third of Plane of ‘Olim’ to Enlist in IDF

The good news is that 338 more American Jews are moving to Israel. The and news is that 5 million are not.

Despite Rockets, 64 New American Olim Arrive in Israel Today

Pick a rocket target and the new Israeli citizens will be moving there, to Beit Shemesh, Givat Shmuel, Hadera, Jerusalem, Karmiel, Modiin, Nes Tziona, Ra'anana, Ramat Beit Shemesh, Ramat Gan, Tel Aviv and Beer Sheva.

Israel to Recognize Foreign PT, S/L Certification

Physical and speech & language therapists may soon find it easier to immigrate to Israel, thanks to a new bill now before the Knesset.

‘Jewish Refugees from Arab Lands’ Commemoration Day Passes into Law

"Jews were ethnically cleansed from what is now known as the Arab world, [they] were there before the Arabs even arrived,” MK Ohayon said.

Global Aliyah Up 55%, Due Largely to Increased Immigration from France, Ukraine

Jewish Agency head Sharansky: 5,000 Jews to make Aliyah from France by the end of the year, or one percent of the French Jewish community.

Hundreds of Bnei Menashe from India Arriving in Israel

“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.

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