Ethiopians march in Jerusalem over aliya stoppage

Activists demonstrated against a recent government decision to restrict Ethiopian immigration on Sunday, marching from the capital’s International Convention Center to the Prime Minister’s Office where they held a protest.

At issue is the government’s announcement earlier this month that it will limit the number of Ethiopians entering the country this year despite previously committing to bring over thousands of Falashamura remaining in transit camps in Gondar and Addis Ababa as expeditiously as possible.

Source: http://www.jpost.com/Israel-News/Ethiopians-march-in-Jerusalem-over-aliya-stoppage-448579

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