Friday, January 15, 2016

Aliyah from Western Europe highest ever

The Jewish Agency revealed on Thursday that the number of Jews who made Aliyah to Israel from Western Europe has reached an all-time high.

According to the figures, 9,880 Western European Jews immigrated to Israel in 2015 – the highest number ever recorded.

The agency believes these high numbers are an outcome of increased anti-Semitic attacks. (READ MORE)