In response to rising pressure with Israel over its invasion of Ukraine, the Russian authorities has ordered the Jewish Company to stop all operations within the nation, The Jerusalem Post studies.
The transfer might tremendously undermine the power of Russian Jews to immigrate to Israel, of which 1000's have already secured the paperwork to take action, however the sanctions on Russia have triggered most worldwide airways to cease flying to the nation.
Sources in Russia's Jewish group instructed the Publish that "individuals from the Jewish group have been feeling the Iron Curtain setting on them they usually worry they will not be capable of escape the nation" and that "a lot of Jews have stated that the Russian authorities try to arrest them and that they worry for his or her lives."
The Jewish Company works to facilitate aliyah from Jewish communities world wide. If the group is blocked in Russia, it will likely be the primary time prior to now 30 years that aliyah efforts are banned within the nation.
"I used to be up to date this morning concerning the choice of the Russian Ministry of Justice. As is well-known, the Jewish Company is a central arm of the federal government and the ministry for the help of the immigration of Jews from everywhere in the world to the State of Israel," Aliyah and Integration Minister Pnina Tamano-Shata stated in response to the transfer.
"We should be certain that their scope of operation is maintained because it has been all through the years. I appealed to the Prime Minister to work with the Moscow administration to resolve the issue and I need to strengthen the Jewish group in Russia, which have to be frightened presently in regards to the penalties of the choice. Aliyah is a primary proper for the Jews of Russia and we'll ensure that it's preserved as such."