In a revealing interview, the deputy mayor of Afula, a major city in Israel's north, admits that his hands are tied when it comes to dealing with the growing problem of young Jewish girls moving to Arab villages
On the eve of Shavuos, Yad L'Achim chairman Harav Shalom Dov Lifschitz has called on the Education Ministry to reverse the slide in Jewish education in state-secular schools and to address the problem of intermarriage, which is being fostered by the growing numbers of non-Jewish students attending these schools.
For T., a Jewish woman who was rescued by Yad L'Achim from the crime-ridden Arab neighborhood of Juarish, in Ramle, this Pesach was a celebration of her exodus from spiritual slavery
The request that arrived at Yad L'Achim's hotline was as moving as it was unconventional: "I live in an Arab village near Be'er Sheva," the Jewish woman on the other end of the line beg
More than a hundred Jewish women and children who were rescued from Arab villages participated in an uplifting Shabbos organized by Yad L'Achim at Moshav Tsafria.
"I was simply astonished by the scope of the rescue work you do," Nachum Itzkovitch, director general of Israel's Welfare Ministry, told Yad L'Achim officials last week during a visit to the organization's Bnei Brak headquarters
Kul al-Arab, Israel's most influential and widely read Arabic-language newspaper, is continuing its campaign against Yad L'Achim, charging that the organization rescues Jewish women from Arab villages.
Some 100 women rescued from Arab villages were saluted at a banquet hosted by Yad L'Achim
Dressed in a hijab and running for her life, Oshrit Ochana - with her four children in tow - reached Gaza's Erez crossing midday on Tuesday, and was ushered through to the Israeli side.
A young boy who was being raised as an Arab and who was rescued with his mother and siblings 18 months ago by Yad L'Achim was called to the Torah in a moving ceremony
After 17 years of living with an abusive Arab husband, Naama was rescued Sunday with her eight children from the Muslim Quarter of Jerusalem's Old City.
Five children who were raised as Arabs underwent circumcision and entered the covenant of Avraham Avinu
The recent drama in a Petach Tikva hospital points to a problem that plagues the country
After hearing first-hand testimony from young women who ran off and married Arab men, S. understand what she had to do
Yad L’Achim, the counter-missionary organization in Israel, has discovered a Muslim group that aims to convert Jews
An elderly Jew noted the distress of a fellow patient and the Arab man who never left her bedside and called Yad L’Achim, which executed a rescue that ultimately led her to the chuppa
The security forces who rescued two Jewish girls from a Hebron-area village understood that this mission was different
Another Yad L'Achim success: Two Jewish girls were rescued Friday afternoon from the hands of their imprisoned-for-violence Arab father.
Yad L'Achim activists were overcome with joy this week as they celebrated the Bar Mitzva of a youth rescued from an arab village by the organization approximately six months ago.
A commando team sent by Yad L’Achim rescues a 6-year-old girl from the Palestinian Authority. But what about the hundreds of others in the same situation?