African Migrants in Israel Protest Detention Law

Voice of America
Publication Date:
8 January 2014
North Africa, Africa, Migration, Human Rights, Middle East and Africa

African migrants in Israel protesting against a government detention law announce plans to extend their strike and protests across Tel Aviv. VOA's Vincent Makori reports and later talks via Skype to VOA's Jerusalem correspondent Scott Bobb about the ongoing protests by the African migrants.


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