The Steven Spielberg Jewish Film Archive Collection

Tenth Anniversary of Operation On Eagles Wings

7 Minutes, 1949
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Directed by: Unknown
Language: Hebrew
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The immigrants from Yemen integrated into the homeland more than any other tribe, and it seems that more than all of us, they felt the renewal of the third Kingdom of Israel declared David BenGurion in his speech for the 10thanniversary of the emigration operation On Eagles Wings Magic Carpet, that brought thousands of Yemenites Jews to Israel The celebration was held in the Oron cinema in PetahTikva, in front of an audience of nearly four thousand Yemeni immigrants from all over Israel The audience heard the speeches of prime minister BenGurion, minister of religious affairs Yaakov Tolidano, and Knesset member Yisrael Yeshayahu, one of the organizers of the operation Besides the speeches, the celebration included a traditional dance performance and a music concert by the Kol Israel orchestra.

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