Browse By:

Friday December 6, 2019 Login |Register

A Project of

sponsored by

A Most Professional Experience: Operation Moses

Bookmark and Share Report Misuse or Glitches

Publication Date: January 2000

Publisher(s): Jewish Communal Service Association of North America

Author(s): Neale Katz; Irving Kessler

Topic: International relations (International relief and humanitarian assistance)
Population and demographics (Refugees)

Keywords: Global Responsibility; Jewish Organizations; Immigration

Coverage: Ethiopia Israel United States


Operation Moses was an extraordinary rescue achieved by the Jewish world. Efforts by a combination of the Israeli and U.S. governments and Israeli and U.S.-based organizations resulted in this dramatic airlift of Ethiopian Jews to Israel. This article describes the critical role of the United Israel Appeal and the Jewish Agency in this effort.


View Publication