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'No legal obligation' to migrants trapped on border

Date: 6.9.12 Source: The Jerusalem Post
Government says fence is now the de facto border between Egypt and Israel; IDF deny supplies from activists.By BEN HARTMAN

State decides to deport 18 of 21 African migrants

Date: 6.9.12 Source: The Jerusalem Post
Israel grants entry to 2 women, child out of group trapped on Israel-Egypt border; PM: We will continue to expel infiltrators. By BEN HARTMAN

Three Eritreans stabbed in south Tel Aviv internet cafe

Date: 31.7.12 Source: 972MAGAZINE
The suspect in the stabbing is a white Israeli man who fled the scene. All three Eritreans reportedly suffered light injuries.

Deported from Israel, South Sudanese face unknown future

Date: 27.6.12 Source: REUTERS

Wearing low-slung ripped jeans, a silver cross and diamond-studded earrings, Marshan Mai cursed as he stepped off the aircraft back on to the land he left years ago.

World Refugee Week: A community deported, in pictures

Date: 22.6.12
Refugees and their supporters in Tel Aviv mark World Refugee Day on Friday. But amidst what is meant to be a celebratory event hangs a strong sense of unease, as Israel tightens its immigration policies, threatening to deport those who seek protection and to jail the ones it cannot expel. Last week, Israel began aggressive efforts to deport the entire South Sudanese community, which had enjoyed protection from deportation until now. Activestills documented the weeks leading up to their expulsion.

Fresh attack on Eritrean pub vandalized in anti-immigrant riot

Date: 16.6.12 Source: 972MAGAZINE

A firecracker was hurled into an Eritrean bar in south Tel Aviv late Saturday night, the latest incident in mounting violence against the African asylum seeker community in Israel.

Israel turns up the heat on African migrants

Date: 14.6.12 Source: AlJazeera
Panic grips migrant community as many face deportation after being arrested during crackdown

Sudanese face expulsion; minister declares Israel "belongs to white man"

Date: 12.6.12 Source: EI

EILAT (IPS) - Moses Gadia speaks quietly, a detailed and colorful map of South Sudan on the wall next to him. In the courtyard outside, a group of six men, all South Sudanese refugees, chat in the shade of plastic tarps.

South Sudan: Israel Opens Doors to Push South Sudanese Out

Date: 11.6.12 Source: IPS

Eilat — Moses Gadia speaks quietly, a detailed and colourful map of South Sudan on the wall next to him. In the courtyard outside, a group of six men, all South Sudanese refugees, chat in the shade of plastic tarps.

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