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Closed Society: January 8, 2013

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The Ministry of Interior refuses to allow African asylum seekers to enter the Bnei Brak Population Bureau to seek shelter from the rain.  Other people’s entrance to the building was not restricted, and the asylum seekers were told that there are different regulations for them.

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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January 8th, 2013 at 2:57 pm

Closed Society: January 2, 2013

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said during a tour of the Israel-Egypt border fence that he “has committed to the return of all the tens of thousands of African infiltrators to their countries of origin or to other countries.” (Ynetnews)

(Hebrew – Ynet)

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January 2nd, 2013 at 11:04 am

Judiciary: December 5, 2012

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The public defender’s office claims that Tel-Aviv District Court justice Zvi Gurfinkel imposes stiffer sentences on African migrants, simply because of their race. (Haaretz)

(Hebrew – Haaretz)

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December 5th, 2012 at 9:51 am