High Minister Benjamin Netanyahu held consultations on Saturday evening on the Wagner mercenary neighborhood’s revolt against the Kremlin, as Israel entreated its voters to refrain from traveling to Russia and prepared to attend both Israelis and Russian Jews who might perhaps well well well must leave.
There are some 60,000-70,000 Israelis in Russia and a few 500,000 Jews residing there who’re eligible to immigrate according to the Law or Return.
Israeli diplomats and their households are final in Russia currently.
Foreign Minister Eli Cohen spoke with Israel’s ambassador to Moscow, Alex Ben-Zvi on Saturday and his field of enterprise plans to ship extra workers to Russia to attend expedite creep documents wanted by Israelis and Russian Jews.
„The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is carefully following the events in Moscow and the trends of the ideal day,” Cohen said.
A person speaks with opponents of Wagner interior most mercenary neighborhood deployed in a street advance the headquarters of the Southern Navy District within the metropolis of Rostov-on-Don, Russia, June 24, 2023
“We wait for that many Israelis in Russia will need consular therapy, so we are in a position to lengthen the consular workers in Moscow and St. Petersburg.
„The Ministry of Foreign Affairs is carefully following the events in Moscow and the trends of the ideal day.”
Foreign Minister Eli Cohen
“Even in such moments, the Foreign Ministry envoys will continue to be on the disposal of Israeli voters who need support.’”
Israel getting prepared for immigration of Russian Jews
Yisrael Beytenu MK Oded Forer, chairman of the Committee for Immigration, Absorption and Diaspora Affairs, will convene with a committee to focus on immigration from Russia to Israel in light of the fresh war.
„The authorities must recalculate a course concerning immigration from Russia and now not miss the chance for a orderly wave of immigration,” Forer said.
The dialogue will take care of the authorities’s preparation for the crisis and its affect on the Jewish community and immigration to Israel.
The tip US militia officer, Navy Fashioned Ticket Milley, has canceled a scheduled disappear back and forth to the Center East due to go on Saturday on story of of the impart in Russia, his spokesperson said, the set he had intended to creep to Israel. Milley used to be also intending on travelling to Jordan.
Milley spoke on Saturday along with his Ukrainian counterpart, Milley’s field of enterprise said in a separate statement.