Few details are known about the covert operation, which successfully led 19 Yemeni Jews to Israel. One of them, a rabbi, brought a 500-year-old Torah scroll with him.
Likud lawmaker Ayoub Kara said the Yemeni government has told members of the remaining Jewish community to ‘convert or leave the state.’ The report has been refuted.
NPR and the New York Times highlight two dwindling communities
A partridge native to Yemen might go extinct. A rabbi is trying to save it, because he thinks it’s kosher.
But didn’t know to ask