sraeli law does not include jus soli – a rule that the citizenship of a child is determined by the place of its birth.
In early April 2018, Netanyahu made a sudden and dramatic announcement that after 12 years of debating, an answer had been found to the migrants’ dilemma.
Mandelblit said the bill would utterly break with the foundations underlying Israel as a Jewish and democratic state.
Pro-migrant groups, including the UN, have said Eritreans cannot safely be sent back to Eritrea for fear of persecution under the country’s draconian draft laws.
Millions to be funneled into neighborhoods that absorbed high numbers of migrants.
‘It’s a win-win-win’
NGO says it documented transfers that don’t meet standards for voluntariness, are illegal.
This arrangement only applies until the end of June, after which the previous arrangement will resume.
Representatives dodge questions as to whether there’s an agreement, admit 1,749 expelled there since 2015.
New Israel Fund CEO: If such a letter led Rwanda to cancel an agreement, it's a failure of Israel’s foreign policy.