That may be significant immigration. But, assuming all the emigres are Americans, the emigration statistic is hardly significant. Maybe the first poster, RB can explain why he stayed since he thinks lots of US Jews should leave. What's the breakdown between the US and Canada? or does it really matter? It's nice for Israel. But the number hardly is going to change the language or political demographics of Israel or the US or Canada. It's likely more Jewish American and Arab American babies were born during the same period.
Greek authorities find 5,000 shotguns, 500,000 rounds of ammunition on Libya-bound freighter (AP)
from the article: Immigration to Israel from North America up by 20% in 2010