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    • MD
    • 01.02.11 | 07:16 (IST)

    ...a slight majority of Jews in Israel are Mizrachi meaning they came from Arab countries, are indigenous to the region, and are in no way European. Between the late 70s and early 90s approximately 36,000 Ethiopians immigrated to Israel. Currently there are about 27,000 additional refugees from Africa in Israel.

    from the article: IDF secures Egypt border fearing terrorist infiltration from Sinai
    First published 01:59 01.02.11 | Last updated 01:59 01.02.11
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