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My Brother, a U.S. Citizen, Was Murdered in Darfur. Departure of Peacekeepers Is a Travesty

Date: 22.2.21 Source: Haaretz, Usumain Baraka and Emily Zoffer

About a month ago, approximately 150 innocent people were murdered in the city of El Geneina in West Darfur, Sudan. This massacre came just weeks after United Nations peacekeepers left the region, despite clear signs that increased violence would be the inevitable result of the withdrawal.

The Kafkaesque World of Sudanese Refugees in Israel

Date: 10.12.20 Source: Foreign Policy, Isma'il Kushkush

On Oct. 23, U.S. President Donald Trump announced from his office in the White House a normalization agreement between Israel and Sudan.

Connecting in the Kitchen: Israeli Initiative Brings Asylum Seekers and Locals Together Through Cooking Sessions

Date: 28.11.19 Source: Haaretz, Vered Lee

“Orange lentils, okra, eggplant, peppers, peanut spread, cucumbers, tomatoes, onions” – Haled Ahmed is presenting the ingredients of a meal that he will make along with 10 participants in his food workshop.

High Court Gives Israel 30 Days to Check Darfurians’ Asylum Requests

Date: 30.10.18 Source: Haaretz, Lee Yaron

The High Court of Justice on Monday gave the state 30 days to submit a timetable and work plan for examining the asylum requests of Sudanese asylum seekers from the Darfur region.

High court slams Israeli government for failing to develop policy on Darfur refugees

Date: 20.12.17 Source: Haaretz, Ilan Lior
The High Court of Justice criticized the government Monday for dragging its feet on setting a new policy on granting residency in Israel to asylum seekers originally from the Darfur region of Sudan.

Israel to grant temporary residency to 300 more asylum seekers from Darfur

Date: 17.12.17 Source: Haaretz, Yarden Zur
Israel will grant temporary residency status to a second group of 300 asylum seekers from the Darfur region of Sudan.
The government made the announcement as part of its response to a High Court of Justice petition asking the court to order th

For first time in decade, Israel to grant darfurian asylum seekers temporary status

Date: 8.1.17 Source: Haaretz, Ilan Lior
Israel will grant temporary residency status to 200 people from the Darfur region of Sudan who have submitted requests to be recognized as refugees years ago but have not received a response, Haaretz has learned.
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Report ignored by state could grant Darfur refugees legal status in Israel

Date: 3.1.17 Source: ynet

More than two years have passed since the startling legal opinion was submitted to senior officials at the Population, Immigration and Border Authority (PIBA).


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