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Daily Briefing June 2: Israel’s new Ethiopian immigrants & historic ties with Africa

Welcome to The Times of Israel’s Daily Briefing, your 15-minute audio update on what’s happening in Israel, the Middle East and the Jewish world, from Sunday through Thursday. Diplomatic correspondent…

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181 Ethiopian immigrants land in Israel as aliyah from African nation restarts

Just over 180 Ethiopian immigrants landed at Ben Gurion Airport on Wednesday afternoon, some after waiting decades to arrive in Israel and reunite with family members. The flight kicked off…

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Ethiopian Jews mourn the thousands who died on the journey to Israel

Immigration Minister Pnina Tamano-Shata on Sunday said she was working to expand awareness about the thousands of Ethiopian Jews estimated to have died while immigrating to Israel, and to provide…

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340 Ethiopian immigrants to arrive next week as part of renewed operation

Two flights carrying 340 Ethiopian Jewish immigrants will land in Israel this week as part of a renewed effort to bring remaining community members to Israel, the Aliyah and Absorption…

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