Re Ethiopians in Petach Tikva: There is a huge difference between state-sponsored discrimination and some local racists. A few nutty parents are racicts - so what? Israelis are allowed to make mistakes. We do not know what is their country of origin, so no need dividing them by Ashkenazi -Sepharadi. And Khalid's story would have been much more touching, if I were able to visit Egypt or Jordan with my Israeli passport without fearing for my life.
Death toll from car bombs in Iraq rises to 56 (AP)
from the article: Israel to open classrooms for Sudanese refugee children