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Nefesh B’Nefesh easing red tape

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Nefesh B’Nefesh and El Al are offering new immigrants block seats on
flights bound for Israel. Nefesh B’Nefesh announced Wednesday that
immigrants from North America and the United Kingdom can now avail
themselves of reserved sections on regular El Al fights as part of a
drive to reduce the bureaucracy they face upon arriving in Tel Aviv.
Previously the pro-immigration group had offered expedited processing
only on specially chartered flights.”We wanted to enable olim arriving
throughout the year to have that same experience, in addition to the
reduced bureaucracy,” Rabbi Yehoshua Fass, Nefesh B’Nefesh co-founder and executive director, said in a statement.

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