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Israel, WJC To Hold Massive Event At UN Fighting BDS

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — March 21, 2017 … The World Jewish Congress and Israel’s Permanent Mission to the United Nations will co-host a special conference on the delegitimization of Israel, at the UN headquarters in New York City on March 29. The Annual Ambassadors Against BDS Summit will bring together… Read More »

Jewish Agency, CJP Distribute Aid to Haifa Fire Victims

  By Israel News Agency Staff Jerusalem, Israel — November 30, 2016 … Chairman of the Executive of The Jewish Agency for Israel Natan Sharansky and President of the Combined Jewish Philanthropies (CJP) of Boston Barry Shrage today visited Haifa and distributed aid funds to families whose homes were severely damaged in the recent wildfires. “In… Read More »

Nefesh B’Nefesh To Fly 233 Immigrants To Israel, 75 Enter IDF

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — August 11, 2016 … North Americans are again illustrating their love for Israel but for 233 of them it will not be through sending donations. This coming Tuesday they will leave New York’s JFK airport to settle in their ancient, biblical homeland. These proud Jews will arrive… Read More »

Over 200 French Jews Make Aliya To Israel 

Chairman of The Jewish Agency Natan Sharansky greets new Israeli citizens.  By Israel News Agency Staff Tel Aviv, Israel — July 22, 2016 … More than 200 French Jews arrived in Israel today (Wednesday, July 20) aboard a special Aliyah (immigration) flight organized by The Jewish Agency for Israel in partnership with the Ministry of… Read More »

Over 200 North Americans Prepare To Make Aliya This Week

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency Jerusalem, Israel — July 17, 2016 … Nefesh B’Nefesh, Israel’s respected immigration organization, appears to be making history as they arrange for over 2,000 North Americans to move to Israel this summer. Over 220 North Americans will emigrate from the US and Canada and move to Israel together on a Nefesh… Read More »

Over 50,000 Attend Annual Celebrate Israel Parade

By Joel Leyden Israel News Agency New York — June 1, 2015 … With Israel being bashed everywhere from the White House, Iran, and the ICC to BDS, Flotillas and J Street, having a parade of over 50,000 people cheering and smiling is just the medicine the Jewish nation so badly needs. In 1965, thousands walked down… Read More »

Jewish Agency Provides 50 Million NIS Aid Package to Southern Israel Residents

Southern Israel suffered thousands of missile attacks in Islamic Jihad’s war against Western democracy. By Herb Brandon Israel News Agency Ashkelon, Israel — October 26 … The Jewish Agency for Israel has created a 50 million NIS ($13.22 million) aid package to help the communities of Israel’s south recover from this summer’s hostilities. The monies are contributions… Read More »