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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 0
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 0
The work of French Aliyah has taken place without special campaigns and fanfare. We have dramatically increased our staffing in both France and Israel to accommodate the rise in inquiries about and
By Misha Galperin on 14 Jan 2015 / 23 Tevet 5775 0
JERUSALEM, ISRAEL – 1,100 high school seniors from twenty-five Jewish schools across France will light the Hanukkah menorah together during a festive event this Thursday (December 18) in Jerusalem.
By Jewish Agency on 16 Dec 2014 / 24 Kislev 5775 0
"We Await You at Home": Chairman Sharansky and Minister Landver Attend Paris Farewell Event for French Jews Immigrating to Israel in Coming Weeks
By Jewish Agency on 03 Jul 2014 / 5 Tamuz 5774 0
Chairman Natan Sharansky issues a statement following yesterday's attacks in Brussels and Paris.
By Natan Sharansky on 25 May 2014 / 25 Iyar 5774 0
Last year there was an historic surge in Aliyah to Israel from France. And if the first two months of 2014 are any indication, French Aliyah is just beginning. The Jewish Agency for Israel believes