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Operation Solomon (1991)

Operation Solomon (1991)
When: May 25, 2019
Summary: Larger than Operation Moses and Operation Joshua, Operation Solomon was the biggest covert Israeli military operation to airlift Ethiopian Jews to Israel from May 24 to May 25, 1991.

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Larger than Operation Moses and Operation Joshua, Operation Solomon was the biggest covert Israeli military operation to airlift Ethiopian Jews to Israel from May 24 to May 25, 1991. Non-stop flights of 35 Israeli aircraft transported 14,325 Ethiopian Jews of the Beta Israel community to its new national home, in 36 hours.