About Time: Jewish Agency to Develop Aliyah Programs for Medical Professionals

In 2020, about 950 medical and paramedical professionals immigrated to Israel from around the world, including more than 300 physicians who made Aliyah with the assistance of The Jewish Agency.

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Boston Born Lt. O (21) First American Woman to Graduate IAF Flight School

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Knesset Committee Allows Non-Israeli Diaspora Jews to Enlist in Israel’s National Service

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