Israel Expects 20,000 Tourists During Passover Season; 5,000 Arrive in One Day
Menu JTA Search

Israel Expects 20,000 Tourists During Passover Season; 5,000 Arrive in One Day

Download PDF for this date

Israel expects 20,000 tourists to arrive during the Passover season. Five thousand and were expected today alone. Officials at Lydda Airport, braced for their peak season, recruited all available personnel to help expedite customs procedures.

Founding Funders

The digitization of the JTA Archive would not have been possible without the generous support of the following donors:
  • The Gottesman Fund
  • Righteous Persons Foundation
  • Charles H. Revson Foundation
  • Elisa Spungen Bildner and Robert Bildner, in honor of Norma Spungen
  • George S. Blumenthal
  • Grace and Scott Offen Charitable Fund