For Eritrean Asylum Seekers in Israel, Cycling Success Is Overshadowed by Threat of Jail

In Eritrea and Israel, Michael Keflemarim vowed to take his passion for cycling all the way. The end of the way may come sooner than expected when he is hauled to a detention facility for migrants.

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Less than a year after Eritrean asylum seekers in Israel began to sign up for local cycling competitions, they have already picked up 15 medals and trophies in a variety of categories. Their success is not...