Yes asylum seekers need to be kept safe but Israel is a real small country with a good economy but limited resources. With its naturally burgeoning population needed to find homes this puts a stress on where to build and already Israel is being blasted for more growth of settlements. In the short term they need to be able to find safety and surrounding countries need to pitch in as well. In the long term Israel should help modernize the African homelands in order for them to build up small businesses and economic growth.
Protests in southern Syrian city after Druze cleric's death (AP)
from the article: Knesset passes bill that could put asylum seekers in jail without trial