In June 2014, the Interior Ministry barred caregivers from moving outside of the region of their first assignment
Interior Minister Arye Dery also calling on High Court of Justice to revisit allowing 160 stores to remain open in Tel Aviv on the Sabbath
Sources say that the number 200 was totally random in the agreement to give some status and there is no criteria to decide who will get residency
“Why are we taking in people from an enemy state?” Dery was asked.
'I felt like a cockroach,' says Eritrean whose request to speak during the hearing was denied. Committee chair insists meeting was about hearing from the interior minister, yet residents seeking the refugees' expulsion did have their say
Animal rights groups say lambs, calves get sick on long, confining journey
Asylum seekers will pay 16.5 percent of salary, instead of current 20 percent, if Knesset approves ministers’ proposal, while employers will deposit 12.5 percent; migrants, human rights groups and restaurateurs want program scrapping
Woman seeks protection because of lesbian identity; tribunal says she should have been interviewed in native language, not English
Anti-occupation protesters briefly blocked the Tel Aviv parade
Attorney notes that 2,300 Darfurians still waiting, calls decision to give status to 200 'cosmetic, arbitrary'