Tag: Israel

Early Israeli Passport 1953

Interesting Early Israeli Passport 1953 – Not Valid For Germany Over the years I collected several Israeli passports including the old British Palestine passports but not often you find such early types with a stamp „Not valid for Germany“ in…

ISRAEL Border Control Clearance

As I just learned from my friend Avi, Israel has a new system of Border Control Clearance and is not stamping your passport any more when entering or leaving the country. Instead you will get a so called “Border Control…

Operation Ezra and Nehemiah

From 1950 to 1952, Operation Ezra and Nehemiah airlifted 120–130,000 Iraqi Jews to Israelvia Iran and Cyprus. By 1968 only 2,000 Jews remained in Iraq. Today fewer than 100 Jews remain, all of whom live in Baghdad. The operation is…

Israel – Diplomatic Passport 1951

Interesting and early diplomatic passport of Israel… Here is the biography of this Israeli diplomat. Ehud Avriel (1917 – August 27, 1980) was an Israeli diplomat and politician who served as a member of the Knesset for Mapai between 1955…