Avraham’s miracle

A rookie MK manages to get the government to allow the remnant of the Jews of Ethiopia to come to Israel.

January 6, 2016 11:50
MK Avraham Neguise

MK Avraham Neguise. (photo credit: BERNARD DICHEK)

“IT’S A MIRACLE,” says Avraham Neguise in a quiet, modest tone of voice that downplays the hugeness of his hard-fought achievement.

The miracle the rookie Knesset Member is referring to is the government’s landmark November decision to allow 9,000 Ethiopian Jews, who were previously not recognized as Jews, to immigrate to Israel.


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