Jewish Ethiopian Memorial Day 2019 in Jerusalem, Israel
Jerusalem, Israel. 2nd June, 2019. Israeli President REUVEN RIVLIN greets Ethiopian religious leaders, keisim, as he arrives for the State Memorial Service for Ethiopian Jews, Beta Israel, who perished en route to Israel before Operation Moses (1984) and Operation Solomon (1991). Some 4,000 are estimated to have died en route to Israel. Credit: Nir Alon/Alamy Live News.