Israel to Provide Mental Health Evaluations for Asylum-seekers Bound for Detention Center

Many will ask to be exempt from orders sending them to Holot, an open facility in the Negev run by the Israel Prison Service

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The state will be budgeting 600,000 shekels ($171,000) to provide 2,500 psychiatric evaluations for asylum-seekers claiming that they cannot be held at the Holot detention facility in the Negev.