Revisiting the Ethiopian exodus | NJJN

Mission a triumphant return for some, but thousands await approval for aliyah + enlarge image A child studying at the Jewish Community Center in Gondar. Photo By Miriam Seiden by Miriam Seiden... Read more »

As Ethiopian olim trickle to Israel, many wonder when’s their turn – Israel News

When Sorafel Alamow, 22, immigrated to Israel from Ethiopia with his father and sister, he never dreamed that he would have to wait more than a decade for his five older... Read more »

Budget approval brings Jews in Ethiopia a step closer to Israel – The Times of Israel

Activists campaigning to bring Ethiopia’s Jews to Israel inched closer to their goal during a 21-hour marathon budget approval last Friday, but they are waiting to see what will happen before breaking... Read more »

Israel moved volunteers out of Gondar amid ethnic violence : JPost.com

The Foreign Ministry and Jewish Agency moved a group of 23 Israeli youth volunteering in Gondar to the local airport on Wednesday, awaiting a decision whether the volatile ethnic tension there merited... Read more »

Israel vows to restart law of return for Ethiopian Jews

Gondar, Ethiopia – The Israeli government says it plans to restart its law of return programme in Ethiopia. Under the “Aliyah” rule, anyone who can prove their Jewish identity can move to... Read more »

Ethiopian aliya to resume after two-year hiatus – Jerusalem Post Israel News

The cabinet on Sunday unanimously approved an Interior Ministry proposal to resume aliya from Ethiopia, which was suspended in 2013. Around 9,000 people have been waiting in Addis Ababa and Gondar... Read more »

Report: Government may resume Ethiopian aliya – Jerusalem Post Israel News

The Interior Ministry is pushing the government to resume facilitating Jewish immigration from Ethiopia, which ceased in 2013, according to a leaked draft proposal published in the Israeli media. According to... Read more »