US aliyah numbers are a joke - Comment - Israel News | Haaretz Daily Newspaper
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    • Max
    • 04.04.10 | 13:07 (IDT)

    The numbers of Olim from English speaking countries and especially the US, are miniscule. If 0.5% of US Jews made Aliyah this would mean some 20,000 a year. That would have been a significant number that would have had a major impact on the country like for example public behavoiur and driving habits - one would like to think.I for one am not getting asll excited about this small number of arrivals from the US

    from the article: Immigration to Israel from North America up by 20% in 2010
    First published 01:32 04.04.10 | Last updated 08:47 04.04.10
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