• Running down to a bomb shelter in Ashdod's absorption center.

    From Anti-Semitism in Hungary to Sirens in Israel

    Since the rise of the Hungarian radical nationalist political party Jobbik, anti-Semitism has become common in Hungary and has spread from the minority to the majority.
    By נתן רועי on 17 Jul 2014 / 19 Tamuz 5774
  • בנות משפחת בלחסן הגיעו לישראל עם עוד שישה אחים ואחיות .

    French Aliyah: It's So Good That You Came Home

    In the shadow of a missile attack from Gaza, two planes of new immigrants from Paris landed in Tel Aviv yesterday.
    By נתן רועי on 17 Jul 2014 / 19 Tamuz 5774
  • עולים מהודו במקלט במרכז הקליטה באשדוד

    A Day in the Ashdod Shelter

    We spent a day with Olim and staff members at the Absorption Center in Ashdod. The day included two Code Red sirens; a visit from Chairperson of the Workers’ Committee Hanan Mor; a visit from the
    By נתן רועי on 17 Jul 2014 / 19 Tamuz 5774
  • A family of new immigrants from France receives their te'udot zehut (Israeli ID cards) from Minister of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption Sofa Landver and Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky today (Thursday, July 17) in Jerusalem.

    430 New Immigrants from France Receive Israeli ID Cards

    This afternoon (Thursday, July 17), 430 new immigrants who arrived in Israel last night from France received their te'udot zehut (Israeli ID cards) at a moving ceremony held by the Ministry of
    By Jewish Agency on 17 Jul 2014 / 19 Tamuz 5774
  • Jewish Agency Chairman Natan Sharansky and Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption Minister Sofa Landver pose with a family of immigrants from France that arrived in Israel this evening.

    430 New Immigrants from France Arrive in Israel

    Undeterred by the security situation in Israel, hundreds of French Jews have come home: 430 new immigrants from France arrived in Israel today (Wednesday, July 16) aboard two special flights organized
    By Jewish Agency on 16 Jul 2014 / 18 Tamuz 5774
  • These two young ladies from France are arriving home soon, with some 400 new olim. We're waiting with open arms.

    400 New Immigrants from France to Arrive in Israel Today

    Aliyah flights organized by The Jewish Agency and the Ministry of Aliyah and Immigrant Absorption; dozens of the immigrants will be moving to southern Israel
    By Jewish Agency on 16 Jul 2014 / 18 Tamuz 5774
  • New immigrants and staff run to bomb shelter in Ashdod's immigrant absorption center, as 'Code Red' siren goes off during Operation Protective Edge.

    From Lugansk to Code Red in Ashdod

    "Once the war began, the Israeli consul in Lugansk helped us leave Ukraine. We had passports, and soon we received assistance from The Jewish Agency and the organization "Ezra." They
    By נתן רועי on 14 Jul 2014 / 16 Tamuz 5774
  • The Balsha family celebrated their traditional wedding, according to religious law, as part of their conversion process to Judaism.

    Wedding Under Fire

    “We are trying to keep to normal routine as much as we can, even in states of emergency."
    By Jewish Agency on 10 Jul 2014 / 12 Tamuz 5774
  • Absorbing the Best of the Best

    Absorbing the Best of the Best

    World-renowned pianist makes Aliyah
    By Avi Mayer on 19 Dec 2013 / 16 Tevet 5774
  • Home! A young Ethiopian immigrant kisses the ground after landing in Israel

    Completing the Journey: Coming home with us

    Ever wondered what the journey from Gondar to Israel looks like?
    By Margot Saffer on 29 Aug 2013 / 23 Elul 5773