After stormy Knesset c'tee debate, solution reached on Venezuelan converts' aliya - Jerusalem Post Israel News

The nine Venezuelans, who went through a Conservative conversion, will immediately be converted again by a Conservative rabbi and then be allowed to come straight to Israel on A5 visas. Hapoel Jerusalem's Bar Timor and Eilat's Afik Nissim.and more »

9 Venezuelan converts can move to Israel under Knesset compromise - Jewish Telegraphic Agency

(JTA) — Nine Venezuelan Jewish converts will be permitted to immigrate to Israel after their initial request was denied. Under a compromise deal brokered Tuesday by The Jewish Agency for Israel in the Knesset, the applicants — indigenous Venezuelans ...and more »

Israel to allow Venezuelan converts to immigrate - Fox News

JERUSALEM – In a reversal, Israeli authorities say they will permit nine Venezuelan Jewish converts to move to Israel in light of the humanitarian crisis in the South American country. ADVERTISEMENT. Israel's Interior Ministry had initially rejected ...and more »

INTERNATIONAL: Israel allows Venezuelan Jewish converts to immigrate - Sun Sentinel

In this Wednesday, Sept. 1, 2010, file photo, Natan Sharansky, the Jewish Agency's chairman is seen during a press conference while announcing the opening of the new Israeli Cultural Institute, housed in Budapest, Hungary. Israeli authorities have ...and more »