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Operation Moses (1984)

Operation Moses (1984)
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November 18, 2019
2019-11-18 00:00:00 2019-11-18 00:00:00 America/New_York Operation Moses (1984) November 18, 1984 Please refer to event page
Summary: November 18, 1984

Operation Moses - 7,000 Ethiopian Jews were flown to Israel. This was the first of the Ethiopian rescue. During the six week period, beginning November 18, there was a “media blackout” in order to keep the news of the rescue from being known. Approximately 15,000 Jews were still left in Ethiopia and many died in the six week period.