Why Israel Wants Europe's Jews (Hint: Not Just to Shield Them From Terrorists)

European emigres would help address Israel's home-grown demographic challenges—if they remained there

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

The prime minister of Israel is throwing open his country's doors to Europe's 1.1 million Jews, following a series of deadly attacks on Jewish targets on the Continent.  "We are preparing and calling for the absorption of mass immigration from Europe," Benjamin Netanyahu said after the most recent killings, at a Copenhagen synagogue on Feb. 15. 

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