The exhibition was held Tuesday, one day before the UN’s “Day to Mark the Departure and Expulsion of Jews from Arab Countries and Iran”.
Israel’s Anglo communities often don't hire rabbis, so JCT aims to revive the position of rabbi as community leader.
“There is no better way to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Nefesh B’Nefesh than by recognizing the incredible Olim who are continuously building the Jewish state.”
The largest event was held at the Nefesh B’Nefesh Aliyah campus, with more than 300 lone soldiers and national service volunteers.
Rabbi David Lau: Granting citizenship to anyone with a Jewish grandparent endangers the Jewish character of the state.
The cut in donations coincides with a sharp rise in Taglit’s expenses due to increased prices of plane tickets and Israeli hotel rooms.
In total, 1,124,822 people immigrated to Israel during 30 years of aliya; 64 percent were Jewish (born to a Jewish mother).
Still, despite the noise and roadblocking outside, Israeli exhibitors told JewishPress.com that the event was a success.
Strangely enough, the Knesset legislation known as the Aliyah Day Act 5776-2016 states that on the 7th of Cheshvan the country will celebrate the Israelites' entrance into the Land of Israel on the 10th of Nissan.
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Platform calls for new immigrants to be included in leadership positions in the Religious Zionist Party and in government.
Of course, one group of Americans has an additional option in today’s “volatile and tumultuous world.”
In these harrowing times, on this holiday of Sukkot, I am happy to be sitting in my balcony sukkah in the safest place on earth
“All my life I dreamed of returning to my native country,” she said.
Shaked’s Zionist Spirit has been failing consistently to cross the 3.25% minimum vote threshold.
Israel argues that the Jewish Agency has been working within the bounds of Russian law ever since it officially began operating in the country.
Israel has asked Russia to postpone the court hearing scheduled for Friday, August 19, on the future of the Jewish Agency there.
The group of new immigrants included 31 families, 99 children, seven retirees and 40 soldiers who will serve in the Israel Defense Forces.
On Sunday an Israel identity card was issued to a 100-year-old new oleh (immigrant) from the US named Judy Neiman.
Approximately 4,000 US citizens immigrated on aliya to the Jewish State last year.
Netanyahu cut the deal for the Alexander yard with Putin following the arrest of a grotesquely unfortunate Israeli passenger with 9.5 grams of hashish on her person.
The new arrivals came from Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Mexico, Paraguay, and Peru.
The Kremlin said "this situation should not be politicized or projected onto the entire set of Russian-Israeli ties."
A fool can throw a stone in a pond that 100 wise men cannot get out.
‘Pathetic and Insulting’: Israeli Officials Angered by Russia’s Move to Ban Jewish Agency Activities
The Russian Ministry of Justice believes that the Jewish Agency “violated Russian law in its work.”
"We decided that the Navy is where we wanted to enlist, and hope to qualify for Shayetet 13.”
“We were told in training that it would be unlikely that we would need to use the CPR skills that we learned."
Interior Minister Ayelet Shaked said that Baruch Lanner, a convicted sex offender from the US, won't be approved for Aliyah.
"Should Russia decide to stop Jewish immigration, leaving Jews stuck in Russia, it will be on our conscience."
"We went through a vigorous course in United Hatzalah in a short amount of time and now we are ready to give back to our homeland.”