November 13, 2006 / 22 Cheshvan 5767
Six members of a Chinese family, out of a family numbering 11, immigrated to Israel (Friday, November 11) in a special project of the Jewish Agency. The remaining members of the family will arrive in Israel in a few months.
The grandfather of the family, Qinzhan Zhou (71), who immigrated to Israel with his wife, children and grandchildren, was born in Russia in the years 1935 to a father of Chinese origin and to a Jewish mother who was a citizen of the Soviet Union. (His father fled from China in his youth, lived in Russia and there he met his future wife).