Number of Infiltrators in South Nears Record LowIn October, only 54 illegal African refugees entered Israel – one of the lowest numbers in many years
TA Police: Crime By Illegal Africans Way UpDespite the drop in the number of illegals, the crime rate of those in the country has shot up, a secret report by Tel Aviv police said.
Sudanese Illegals in Demo Outside Gov'tInterior Minister Yishai: I will not rest until the goal of ejecting infiltrators is met.
Yishai Will Have to Wait to Arrest InfiltratorsThe Jerusalem District Court issues a temporary injunction prohibiting the arrest of infiltrators from North Sudan.
Foreign Workers to be Recorded in Bio DatabaseThe Interior Ministry is proposing a new regulation to require foreign workers to register with a biometric database
Eritrean Would-Be Illegals Stuck Till SundayIsrael's High Court reached no decision on the fate of 20 Eritreans camped out in the no-man's land between its border and that of Egypt.
Eritrean Illegals Appeal to Court for EntryIsrael's High Court is reviewing a petition over 20 Eritreans blocked by the new border fence from illegally entering from Egypt last week.
MKs on Infiltrator Influx: "A National Disaster"Members of Knesset State Control Committee tour southern Tel Aviv, say: "It's frightening."
Yishai Steps Up Campaign Against InfiltratorsInterior Minister Eli Yishai announces that illegal infiltrators from North Sudan will be placed in holding facilities.
Yishai to Huldai: Save SynagoguesMinister Eli Yishai writes Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai, asks him to safeguard the city's synagogues from illegal infiltrators.
Doctor Contracts TB After Treating Infiltrators11 staff members at the Ichilov Hospital, including one doctor who treats illegal infiltrators, have contracted tuberculosis.
Report: IDF Arresting Illegal Aliens in SinaiWashington Post reports that the IDF is operating in Sinai to catch African infiltrators. IDF clarifies: All the activities are legal.
Youth Infiltrators Escape from Holding FacilitySix youths aged between 14 and 18, who infiltrated from Ethiopia and Eritrea, escape from holding facility. Two have been caught.
Infiltrators Can't Send Funds AbroadMinisters approve bill that would impose jail or fine on illegal aliens who send money abroad.
Left Tries to Knock Down Anti-Alien BillsSeveral left-wing groups are working to put an end to ‘extremist’ legislation against illegal entry before it reaches the Knesset.
Illegal Workers Found in Cement MixerPolicemen from Sderot were chasing after Arab infiltrators when they heard noises from cement truck.
Police Can Deport Aliens from Judea and SamariaIsrael's immigration police have been granted the power to remove foreigners without permits from Judea and Samaria.
MK Danon: Still More Illegals Than Olim in IsraelMK Danny Danon praised Nefesh B'Nefesh as important cause for ensuring that Israel remains Jewish He said there are too many illegals.
MK Katz's Illegal Alien Law Goes Down in FlamesA law authored by National Union head MK Yaakov Katz allowing police to collect data on illegal aliens was shot down 4-42.
Law: Sanctions on Infiltrators who Transfer MoneyMinistry of Justice publishes a proposed bill: It will be a criminal prohibition for infiltrators to transfer funds abroad.
South Sudan Files Formal Protest over InfiltratorsSouth Sudan files formal protest with Israel over its treatment of the issue of the illegal infiltrators.
Yishai Orders Ivory Coast Illegals DeportedInterior minister Eli Yishai ordered officials to begin repatriating illegal immigrants from the Ivory Coast, offers cash for cooperation
144 More South Sudanese Go HomeA plane carrying 144 residents of South Sudan left the Ben Gurion International Airport at midnight on Monday.
Yishai: Ivory Coast Entrants Going Home, TooIllegal entrants from the Ivory Coast are next to go home after South Sudanese. Still no word on Eritreans.
600 South Sudanese Ask to LeaveSeveral hundred more South Sudanese citizens have applied to leave Israel. Aharonovitch slams Yishai over ‘media festival.’
Yishai at the Airport: This is Just the BeginningInterior Minister arrives at Ben Gurion Airport, says Israel waiting for legal clearance to deport Eritreans and North Sudanese.
First Plane with Illegals Leaves for South SudanNetanyahu: "We have halted the unacceptable practice in which infiltrators are taken from the border to Tel Aviv."
S. Sudanese Farewell: Tears, But Mostly Free WillSouth Sudanese boarded buses for the airport in cities around the country on Sunday, often in tears, but voluntarily, ready to go home.
Prisons to Stop Releasing Illegal AliensPrisons have stopped releasing illegal entrants to Israeli cities.
Netanyahu Promises Swift Solution to InfiltratorsPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu: The problem of infiltrators is now being dealt with. We will stop the flood of infiltrators.
A Few Hundred South Sudanese 'Going Home'A few hundred South Sudanese citizens have signed an agreement to return to their native land and are set to fly back home on Sunday.
Immigrant: ‘I Wish I were Eritrean’Jewish immigrant from Ethiopia tells Arutz Sheva about life in competition with Eritrean illegal entrants.
Negev Says No to Tent CityLocal leaders in the Negev are outraged by plans to create a tent city for illegal entrants. “Would you do this in Tel Aviv?”
Defense Min. to Build Facilities for InfiltratorsDefense Ministry announces it will construct facilities in southern Israel that will be able to hold 20,000 to 25,000 infiltrators.
South Sudanese have 7 Days to LeaveAbout 700 to 1,000 South Sudanese will face arrest and deportation, after court annuls collective protection afforded them.
'Our Goal is a State Without Illegal Aliens'Interior Minister Eli Yishai announced the formation of a special task force on illegal immigration to Israel; proposals in two months.
Southern Tel Aviv Residents: We Live in FearArutz Sheva visits the neighborhoods of southern Tel Aviv, hears from local residents who live in fear because of illegal infiltrators.
AG: Safe to Deport South Sudanese NationalsThe government's top lawyer says there is no reason to honor a petition seeking to block deportations of illegal aliens from S. Sudan
Netanyahu Disappointed by Demands from IranPrime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu: Iran should be required to stop all enrichment, but instead the demands are being watered down.
‘No one may call another human being a cancer!”MK Ben Eliezer charges government responsible for illegal immigration crisis; Minister Livnat: you sat in this government for 2 years!
Regev Under Attack Over InfiltratorsPeople who took issue with MK Miri Regev’s comments about infiltrators take things too far, post photo of her in SS uniform.
Yishai: We'll Fine Mayors Who Employ InfiltratorsInterior Minister Eli Yishai announces he will begin to impose fines on any mayors who employ immigrants from Africa.
Netanyahu: Deportations to Begin 'Soon'Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu said his government will begin enforcing Israel's immigration laws soon; calls for calm in Tel Aviv
2 Illegal Aliens Indicted in Brutal Tel Aviv RapeTwo illegal aliens from Africa were indicted in a Tel Aviv court for the brutal rape of an Israeli woman as politicians wrangle over policy
Peace Now Calls for 'Incitement' Probe of MKsThe leftist Peace Now organization is accusing three MKS of incitement for attending a protest against illegal immigrants in south Tel Aviv.
Rivlin: 'Lawmakers Must Guard Their Words!'Knesset speaker Reuven Rivlin called on lawmakers to moderate their language and seek working solutions to Israel's illegal alien crisis
Gal On: Stop Inciting Against Illegal Aliens!MK Zahava Gal On accused Likud lawmakers and gov't ministers of inciting against illegal aliens in Israel; calls for 'compassion'
Eilat Mayor Presses for Immigration EnforcementMayor Halevi called on Israel's leaders to make good on their promises and take action to curb the tide of illegal aliens flooding Israel.
Africans, Arab Suspected in Tel Aviv AssaultsTwo serious sexual assaults in 72 hours. Suspect in first case is an Arab, suspects in the second are Africans.
Egyptian Soldiers Kill Israel-Bound WomanEgyptian soldiers shot dead an African woman seeking to illegally immigrate to Israel who failed to heed warning shots; arrest three others
Danon: Deport Illegal InfiltratorsMK Danny Danon at the Ramle Conference: More illegal infiltrators than olim came to Israel in 2011. We must deport them all.
Yishai: Zionism is My HumanitarianismYishai criticizes pro-foreign worker groups for “flooding Israel,” says, “I’m humanitarian – I’m a Zionist.”
40 Leftists Detained at Ben Gurion AirportTwo activists held up signs that said: "Welcome to Palestine" right after a police commander gave a briefing.
Israel Postpones Deportation of InfilitratorsCourt issues a temporary restraining order which postpones the deportation of infiltrators from South Sudan.
MKs in Southern Tel Aviv: Sudan is HereYisrael Beiteinu MKs tour the Neve Shaanan neighborhood in Tel Aviv, plagued by violence and vandalism of illegal infiltrators.
Rivlin: Job Seekers, not ‘Refugees’Africans flooding Eilat are job seekers, not refugees, says Knesset speaker, who also warns: we must not ignore Eilat.
Illegal Infiltrators Hit Ashkelon SchoolThe parents' association of an arts school in Ashkelon is fighting the phenomenon of Sudanese aliens who 'hang out' outside the school.