Despite Covid, More than 20,000 Olim Came to Israel this Year
From last Independence Day to this one, 20,456 new olim came to Israel despite the difficulties caused by corona, according to data published by the Aliyah and Integration Ministry.
Among them are 3,208 who work in marketing and trade, 812 in medical fields, and 517 in education. Most of the 18-35 age group work in the social sciences, a majority of them in technology.
Children under the age of 18 comprised 4,748 olim, and 420 specifically came to Israel to serve in the IDF. (JPost / VFI News)
At that time Jerusalem shall be called the throne of the Lord, and all nations shall gather to it, to the presence of the Lord in Jerusalem, and they shall no more stubbornly follow their own evil heart. - Jeremiah 3:17