israel asylum seekers

Lower court: Eritrean asylum seekers can be deported to country of origin

Judge Feshititsky gave migrants a small "consolation prize", saying that if deportation still is not feasible for any reason, the state should grant Eritreans permanent status in Israel.

 FluenTLV event this last Saturday night at Moodtlv
Tel Aviv start-up aims to change the world of language learning

FluenTLV pairs language learners with native speakers from Amharic to Tigrinya.

Protestors demonstrate against Israel's plan to deport asylum-seekers
Israel to reopen migrant prisons after admitting deportation plan failed

MK Shelly Yacimovich said that the state's announcement is "a welcome step that will save Israel from committing a serious and harmful act."

African asylum seekers wait to apply for a visa in Bnei Brak, Israel
How a Jewish country should not deal with asylum seekers

The government's policy towards Sudanese and Eritrean asylum seekers fails to live up to Israel's moral standards.

Residents of south Tel Aviv protest against African migrants living in their neighbourhood
South Tel Aviv leader says ‘national struggle’ to reject migrants

“The ‘rehabilitation’ of southern Tel Aviv is not just a local battle,” he said, “It is part of a greater national struggle.”

Protestors demonstrate against Israel's plan to deport asylum-seekers
New Israel Fund grantees asked Rwandan government not to accept migrants

New Israel Fund CEO: If such a letter led Rwanda to cancel an agreement, it's a failure of Israel’s foreign policy.

Demonstrators gather in Jerusalem to protest the government's deportation plan
State tells court: African country suitable to receive deported migrants

Unnamed state said to meet conditions to accept expelled asylum seekers after PM flip-flop on UN Deal.

A young boy stands in front of demonstrators protesting the government's deportation plan
In Media: Israelis protest government's flip-flopping deportation plan

Israelis gathered in Jerusalem to demonstrate against the government's ever-changing policy towards migrants.

African asylum seekers line up to apply for a visa in Bnei Brak, Israel
Amsalem: Netanyahu may go back to UN agreement on migrants

Coalition chairman said the PM may go back to plan he canceled within 24 hours of its announcement, and that the proposal to probe the New Israel Fund is toothless.

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