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Israeli charged with trafficking African migrants
Posted on 27 Mar 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

JERUSALEM (AP) - An Israeli man has been charged with participation in a human trafficking ring that captured and tortured African migrants in Egypt's neighboring Sinai desert, according to an indictment released Sunday. The indictment said the... Read More

Israel top court takes Palestinian detainee appeal
Posted on 21 Feb 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's Supreme Court has brought forward a hearing this week on the appeal of a Palestinian prisoner waging an unprecedented two-month hunger strike, court officials and his lawyers said Monday. A statement from the Supreme... Read More

Israel offers cash to African migrants to leave
Posted on 11 Jun 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

JERUSALEM (AP) - African migrants who entered Israel illegally will be given cash incentives if they leave on their own soon, or they will face expulsion, the Interior Ministry said Friday. A tent city is being built to hold other migrants, the vast... Read More

Activists: Israel stopping Palestinians from suing
Posted on 9 Aug 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

JERUSALEM (AP) - Human rights lawyers say Israel's Justice Ministry is making it tough for Palestinians and migrants to file suit in an Israeli court. Under an amended regulation taking effect Sept. 1, petitioners must include their Israeli identification... Read More

Manslaughter charge dropped in Gaza war case
Posted on 17 Aug 2012 by I&FL Community Staff (Rule of Law & Human

JERUSALEM (AP) - Israel's military prosecutor dropped a manslaughter charge against a soldier initially suspected of killing a Palestinian woman and her daughter during Israel's war against Gaza militants nearly four years ago, a defense attorney... Read More