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PM: Illegal Immigration, Human Trafficking Things of the Past

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu declared the problems of illegal immigration and human trafficking "have been solved.”David Lev, 12/2/2012, 8:16 PM

Terrorist Scare in Beitar Illit

Residents of Beitar Illit got a scare Tuesday when masked terror suspects were seen wandering in the city. Illegal PA entrants caught. Maayana Miskin, 11/27/2012, 7:46 PM

Number of Illegal Infiltrators in South Nears Record Low

In October, only 54 illegal African refugees entered Israel – one of the lowest numbers in many yearsDavid Lev, 11/1/2012, 12:21 PM

TA Police: Crime By Illegal Africans Way Up

Despite 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.David Lev, 10/29/2012, 10:21 PM

Sudanese Illegals in Demo Outside Gov't

Interior Minister Yishai: I will not rest until the goal of ejecting infiltrators is met.Gil Ronen, 10/14/2012, 8:21 PM

Yishai Will Have to Wait to Arrest Infiltrators

The Jerusalem District Court issues a temporary injunction prohibiting the arrest of infiltrators from North Sudan.Elad Benari, 10/12/2012, 4:42 AM

Foreign Workers to be Recorded in Biometric Database

The Interior Ministry is proposing a new regulation to require foreign workers to register with a biometric databaseDavid Lev, 9/13/2012, 3:17 PM

Eritrean Would-Be Illegals Stuck Between 2 BordersTill Sunday

Israel'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. Chana Ya'ar, 9/6/2012, 3:46 PM

Eritreans Hope Court Forces Israel to Accept Illegal Entry

Israel's High Court is reviewing a petition over 20 Eritreans blocked by the new border fence from illegally entering from Egypt last week.Chana Ya'ar and AFP, 9/6/2012, 2:27 PM

MKs on Illegal African Influx: "A National Disaster"

Members of Knesset State Control Committee tour southern Tel Aviv, say: "It's frightening."Gil Ronen, 9/1/2012, 9:10 PM

Yishai Steps Up Campaign Against Infiltrators

Interior Minister Eli Yishai announces that illegal infiltrators from North Sudan will be placed in holding facilities.Elad Benari, 8/30/2012, 1:15 AM

Yishai to Huldai: Save Tel Aviv Synagogues from Infiltrators

Minister Eli Yishai writes Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai, asks him to safeguard the city's synagogues from illegal infiltrators.Elad Benari, 8/28/2012, 6:36 AM

Doctor Contracts Tuberculosis After Treating Infiltrators

11 staff members at the Ichilov Hospital, including one doctor who treats illegal infiltrators, have contracted tuberculosis.Elad Benari, 8/22/2012, 6:23 AM

Report: IDF Arresting Illegal Aliens in Sinai

Washington Post reports that the IDF is operating in Sinai to catch African infiltrators. IDF clarifies: All the activities are legal.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/10/2012, 11:16 PM

Youth Infiltrators Escape from Holding Facility

Six youths aged between 14 and 18, who infiltrated from Ethiopia and Eritrea, escape from holding facility. Two have been caught.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/4/2012, 12:08 AM

Infiltrators Can't Send Funds Abroad

Ministers approve bill that would impose jail or fine on illegal aliens who send money abroad.Gil Ronen, 7/22/2012, 8:08 PM

Left Tries to Knock Down Anti-Alien Bills

Several left-wing groups are working to put an end to ‘extremist’ legislation against illegal entry before it reaches the Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 7/22/2012, 6:17 PM

Illegal Workers Found in Cement Mixer

Policemen from Sderot were chasing after Arab infiltrators when they heard noises from cement truck.Gil Ronen, 7/19/2012, 6:01 PM

Police Given Power to Deport Aliens from Judea and Samaria

Israel's immigration police have been granted the power to remove foreigners without permits from Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, Canada, 7/13/2012, 10:07 PM

MK Danon: Jews Need to Come Home, Illegals Outnumber Olim

MK Danny Danon praised Nefesh B'Nefesh as important cause for ensuring that Israel remains Jewish He said there are too many illegals.David Lev, 7/12/2012, 1:11 PM

MK Katz's Illegal Alien Law Goes Down in Flames

A law authored by National Union head MK Yaakov Katz allowing police to collect data on illegal aliens was shot down 4-42.Gabe Kahn, 7/11/2012, 5:11 PM

Proposed Law: Sanctions on Infiltrators who Transfer Money

Ministry of Justice publishes a proposed bill: It will be a criminal prohibition for infiltrators to transfer funds abroad.Elad Benari, 7/9/2012, 1:16 AM

South Sudan Files Formal Protest over Infiltrators

South Sudan files formal protest with Israel over its treatment of the issue of the illegal infiltrators.Elad Benari, 6/29/2012, 1:15 AM

Yishai Orders Ivory Coast Illegals Deported

Interior minister Eli Yishai ordered officials to begin repatriating illegal immigrants from the Ivory Coast, offers cash for cooperationGabe Kahn, 6/28/2012, 3:22 PM

144 More South Sudanese Go Home

A plane carrying 144 residents of South Sudan left the Ben Gurion International Airport at midnight on Monday.Elad Benari, 6/26/2012, 5:13 AM

Yishai: Ivory Coast Entrants Going Home, Too

Illegal entrants from the Ivory Coast are next to go home after South Sudanese. Still no word on Eritreans. Maayana Miskin, 6/24/2012, 7:28 PM

600 South Sudanese Ask to Leave

Several hundred more South Sudanese citizens have applied to leave Israel. Aharonovitch slams Yishai over ‘media festival.’Maayana Miskin, 6/19/2012, 5:17 PM

Yishai at the Airport: This is Just the Beginning

Interior Minister arrives at Ben Gurion Airport, says Israel waiting for legal clearance to deport Eritreans and North Sudanese.Elad Benari, 6/18/2012, 1:46 AM

First Plane with Illegal Aliens Leaves for South Sudan

Netanyahu: "We have halted the unacceptable practice in which infiltrators are taken from the border to Tel Aviv."Gil Ronen, 6/17/2012, 7:06 PM

S. Sudanese Farewell to Israel: Tears, Mostly Free Will

South Sudanese boarded buses for the airport in cities around the country on Sunday, often in tears, but voluntarily, ready to go home.Chana Ya'ar, 6/17/2012, 1:57 PM

Prisons to Stop Releasing Illegal Aliens

Prisons have stopped releasing illegal entrants to Israeli cities.Maayana Miskin, 6/15/2012, 11:34 AM

Netanyahu Promises Swift Solution to Infiltrator Problem

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu: The problem of infiltrators is now being dealt with. We will stop the flood of infiltrators.Elad Benari, 6/14/2012, 5:47 AM

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.Chana Ya'ar, 6/13/2012, 10:38 AM

Immigrant: ‘I Wish I were Eritrean’

Jewish immigrant from Ethiopia tells Arutz Sheva about life in competition with Eritrean illegal entrants.Maayana Miskin, 6/13/2012, 12:14 AM

Negev Says No to Tent City

Local leaders in the Negev are outraged by plans to create a tent city for illegal entrants. “Would you do this in Tel Aviv?”Maayana Miskin, 6/10/2012, 11:40 AM

Defense Ministry to Build Facilities for Infiltrators

Defense Ministry announces it will construct facilities in southern Israel that will be able to hold 20,000 to 25,000 infiltrators.Elad Benari, 6/8/2012, 3:42 AM

South Sudanese have 7 Days to Leave or be Deported

About 700 to 1,000 South Sudanese will face arrest and deportation, after court annuls collective protection afforded them.Gil Ronen, 6/7/2012, 7:06 PM

Yishai: '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.Gabe Kahn, 6/5/2012, 4:41 PM

Southern Tel Aviv Residents: We Live in Constant Fear

Arutz Sheva visits the neighborhoods of southern Tel Aviv, hears from local residents who live in fear because of illegal infiltrators.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 6/1/2012, 11:54 AM

AG: Safe to Deport South Sudanese Nationals

The government's top lawyer says there is no reason to honor a petition seeking to block deportations of illegal aliens from S. SudanGabe Kahn, 5/30/2012, 7:20 PM

Netanyahu Disappointed by World's Demands from Iran

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu: Iran should be required to stop all enrichment, but instead the demands are being watered down.Elad Benari, 5/30/2012, 4:14 AM

Ben Eliezer: ‘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!Gabe Kahn, 5/29/2012, 7:14 PM

MK Regev Under Attack for Calling Infiltrators 'Cancer'

People who took issue with MK Miri Regev’s comments about infiltrators take things too far, post photo of her in SS uniform.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/26/2012, 1:03 AM

Yishai: We'll Fine Any Mayor Who Employs Infiltrators

Interior Minister Eli Yishai announces he will begin to impose fines on any mayors who employ immigrants from Africa.Elad Benari, 5/25/2012, 2:16 AM

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 AvivGabe Kahn, 5/24/2012, 7:28 PM

2 Illegal Aliens Indicted in Brutal Tel Aviv Rape

Two illegal aliens from Africa were indicted in a Tel Aviv court for the brutal rape of an Israeli woman as politicians wrangle over policyGabe Kahn, 5/24/2012, 5:58 PM

Peace Now Calls for 'Incitement' Probe of Anti-Violence MKs

The leftist Peace Now organization is accusing three MKS of incitement for attending a protest against illegal immigrants in south Tel Aviv.Chana Ya'ar, 5/24/2012, 3:08 PM

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 crisisGabe Kahn, 5/24/2012, 3:06 PM

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'Gabe Kahn, 5/24/2012, 1:59 PM

Eilat Mayor Presses for Immigration Enforcement

Mayor Halevi called on Israel's leaders to make good on their promises and take action to curb the tide of illegal aliens flooding Israel.Gabe Kahn, 5/24/2012, 1:53 PM

Africans, Arab Suspected in Tel Aviv Assaults

Two serious sexual assaults in 72 hours. Suspect in first case is an Arab, suspects in the second are Africans.Gil Ronen, 5/15/2012, 3:38 PM

Egyptian Soldiers Kill Israel-Bound Illegal Immigrant

Egyptian soldiers shot dead an African woman seeking to illegally immigrate to Israel who failed to heed warning shots; arrest three othersGabe Kahn, 4/25/2012, 7:11 PM

Danon: Border Fence Not Enough; Deport Illegal Infiltrators

MK Danny Danon at the Ramle Conference: More illegal infiltrators than olim came to Israel in 2011. We must deport them all.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 4/16/2012, 5:44 AM

Yishai: Zionism is My Humanitarianism

Yishai criticizes pro-foreign worker groups for “flooding Israel,” says, “I’m humanitarian – I’m a Zionist.”Maayana Miskin, 4/16/2012, 3:15 AM

40 Leftists Detained at Ben Gurion Airport

Two activists held up signs that said: "Welcome to Palestine" right after a police commander gave a briefing.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 4/15/2012, 5:13 PM

Israel Postpones Deportation of South Sudan Infilitrators

Court issues a temporary restraining order which postpones the deportation of infiltrators from South Sudan.Elad Benari, 3/30/2012, 6:13 AM

MKs in Southern Tel Aviv: Sudan is Here

Yisrael Beiteinu MKs tour the Neve Shaanan neighborhood in Tel Aviv, plagued by violence and vandalism of illegal infiltrators.Elad Benari, 3/9/2012, 6:12 AM