TZIONA KOENIG-YAIR

The writer, Tziona Koenig-Yair, is the Director General of the Ministry of Diaspora Affairs. She was born in the United States and is the granddaughter of four Holocaust survivors. Her parents, who met on their way to Israel for a year study program, named her Tziona, meaning To Zion, as they aspired to make aliyah and move to Israel, which they did in 1981.

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