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New arrivals from Ukraine

250 new Olim have just arrived from the Ukraine on a flight arranged by the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews. The IFCJ was founded by Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein who passed away last week. https://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/As-conflict-with-Russia-goes-on-hundreds-of-Ukrainian-Jews-reach-Israel-579003

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Free trade agreement with Ukraine

Visiting Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko hailed as “historic” the signing of a free trade agreement with Israel. The 1500-page agreement will reduce the prices of Ukrainian goods in Israel and vice-versa, plus allowing companies from Ukraine and Israel wider access … Continue reading

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330 Ukrainian Jews arrive at end of 2018

Thanks to the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ), 330 Olim (new immigrants) have landed in Israel from the Ukraine. The IFCJ has brought about 4,800 Olim to Israel this year alone (750,000 in 20 years). The immigrants include … Continue reading

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400 new Olim from the Ukraine

400 new immigrants from Ukraine have just arrived in Israel via two special flights coordinated by the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ). https://unitedwithisrael.org/400-jews-flee-ukraine-make-israel-their-home/

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Agreements with Ukraine

In Jerusalem, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu signed agreements with the (Jewish) Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman covering disaster co-operation, medicine and health, trade statistics and temporary workers.  Ukraine recently voted against UNESCO’s anti-Israel resolution. http://www.jta.org/2017/05/15/news-opinion/israel-middle-east/ukraines-jewish-prime-minister-meets-with-netanyahu-in-jerusalem

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240 Ukrainians arrive on Freedom flight

The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ) has brought another 240 new immigrants (62 families) from Ukraine to Israel.  The IFCJ provides the air fare plus financial assistance, in addition to that provided by the Israeli Government to all … Continue reading

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250 Ukrainian Jews arrive for Pesach

Right before Passover, 230 new immigrants from Ukraine landed in Ben Gurion Airport on the Freedom Flight organized by the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ) headed by Rabbi Yechiel Eckstein. They included four Holocaust survivors, and over 40 … Continue reading

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Another 250 arrive from Ukraine

The International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ) has brought another 250 Ukrainian Jews to Israel. Many of them had spent months in shelters or forced to live on the streets. http://www.ifcj.org/news/stand-for-israel/250-Ukrainian-Olim-Arrive-in-Israel-on-Fellowship-Freedom-Flight.html https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DHCA3xnISSc

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211 immigrants arrive from Ukraine

Following an increase of hostilities on the Russian-Ukrainian border, the International Fellowship of Christians and Jews (IFCJ) brought a flight of 211 new Ukrainian immigrants to Israel. It is the 19th flight sponsored by the IFCJ since hostilities broke out … Continue reading

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Ukraine’s solidarity with Israel

During his official state visit to Israel, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed several bilateral agreements focused on developing and strengthening scientific and technological cooperation. He also expressed his desire to increase bi-national trade from its current $1 billion level. http://www.jns.org/news-briefs/2015/12/22/ukrainian-president-expresses-solidarity-with-israel-during-visit

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