Asylum seeker board a bus to leave Holot detention facility in Israel's Negev desert, March 6, 2018. Maya Ben Nissan

Israel's Asylum Seekers Face Grim Prospects as Holot Detention Center Sends Them to the Unknown

Some of the African inmates of the facility in the desert are presented with an option to temporary relocate from the center- but most of the major cities are closed

Helfom was one of the first to leave the Holot detention camp in the western Negev. On Tuesday afternoon, the wardens surprised him and 30 other asylum seekers by calling them for a chat. “You are being...

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