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Tougher punishment for illegal alien smugglers

Tougher punishment for illegal alien smugglers

Knesset approves amendment to law increasing enforcement and penalties for those helping bring illegals into Israel.Mordechai Sones, 05/03/2018 22:29
'We'll remove the illegals from southern Tel Aviv'

'We'll remove the illegals from southern Tel Aviv'

Prime Minister Binyamin Netanyahu speaks at Rosh Hashanah toast, promises to remove all the illegal aliens from south Tel Aviv.Hezki Baruch, 27/09/2016 00:13
Sa'ar: Government failed in dealing with illegals

Sa'ar: Government failed in dealing with illegals

Former Likud minister criticizes government for failing to deal with illegal Palestinian Arabs who are actively involved in recent attacks.Chaim Lev, 04/07/2016 06:42
37% of terror attacks are carried out by illegals

37% of terror attacks are carried out by illegals

Internal Affairs Committee discusses the 'illegal infiltrators law,' in preparation for vote later today.Arutz Sheva Staff, 14/03/2016 08:42
Bill: Extend terror victims' benefits to illegals

Bill: Extend terror victims' benefits to illegals

Controversial amendment would see anyone on Israeli soil hurt in terror attacks receive government compensation.Tova Dvorin, 27/10/2015 10:06
Radical Leftist Activist Smuggles Illegal Arabs

Radical Leftist Activist Smuggles Illegal Arabs

Attorney calls to jail activist who wrote Haaretz article about her serial smuggling of infiltrators in serious breach of security.Ari Yashar, 25/09/2015 10:18
Shaked to Seek Indictments for Infiltrators

Shaked to Seek Indictments for Infiltrators

Justice Minister Ayelet Shaked turns to Justice Ministry to fully enforce Infiltrator Law, which technically allows 5-year prison sentence.Tova Dvorin, 12/08/2015 18:08
Security Source: Infiltrator Problem Growing

Security Source: Infiltrator Problem Growing

After 15 migrants jump the fence over the weekend, security source reveals infiltration is on the rise again.Tova Dvorin, 04/08/2015 13:56
SF Murder: Remind Me Why Illegal Immigrants Should Not Be Deported

SF Murder: Remind Me Why Illegal Immigrants Should Not Be Deported

Many of these people are good citizens. Many are not. Many are here legally. Many are not. A country must act on the word "illegal". Jack Engelhard, 09/07/2015 07:31
Yishai: I Will Ask for the Interior Ministry

Yishai: I Will Ask for the Interior Ministry

Yachad-Ha’am Itanu chairman says he will ask to be Interior Minister in the next Cabinet in order to fight illegal infiltration from Africa.Ben Ariel, 10/02/2015 05:16
Netanyahu Revives Infiltrator Law

Netanyahu Revives Infiltrator Law

Laws to hamper illegal immigration to be given another vote; amendments include wide-ranging changes to employment, detention policies.Tova Dvorin, 30/11/2014 08:34
72 Illegal Aliens Arrested in November

72 Illegal Aliens Arrested in November

Large-scale operation saw arrest of 72 illegal aliens in November. Police have detained about 10,960 illegal residents since January.Yedida Ben Or, Cynthia Blank, 27/11/2014 12:54
Bill to Criminalize Employing Illegals Resurrected

Bill to Criminalize Employing Illegals Resurrected

Proposal to give hefty fines, prison time for employers who hire illegal aliens given second chance, put on fast track.Hezki Baruch and Tova Dvorin, 28/10/2014 14:52
Protest in J'lem Against Infiltrator Law Annulment

Protest in J'lem Against Infiltrator Law Annulment

Southern Tel Aviv residents cry, 'bring back our neighborhoods now!' over government apathy to illegal immigration and crime.Yoni Kempinski and Tova Dvorin, 27/10/2014 22:50
State Legal Expert: Infiltrators Are Not Refugees

State Legal Expert: Infiltrators Are Not Refugees

Top State Attorney's Office official debunks myths about infiltrators, denounces 'institutionalized smuggling business.'Tova Dvorin, 03/06/2014 10:39
A-G Defends Treatment of Illegal Entrants

A-G Defends Treatment of Illegal Entrants

Attorney General tells professors that Israel is right to uphold its laws in the face of wave of illegal work-seekers.Maayana Miskin, 23/02/2014 13:03
Legal Status for Children of Illegal Entrants

Legal Status for Children of Illegal Entrants

221 children get residency status. Interior Minister: Children shouldn’t pay for their parents’ mistakes.Maayana Miskin, 12/02/2014 11:05
Quietly, Migrants are being Returned to Detention

Quietly, Migrants are being Returned to Detention

MK Ayelet Shaked refutes leftist claims that Holot detention center for infiltrators violates human rights.Tova Dvorin, 26/01/2014 17:30
Nationalists Protest Against NIF

Nationalists Protest Against NIF

Im Tirtzu organizes demonstration against the radical leftist NIF as details of its involvement in illegal migrants' protest are revealed.Elad Benari, 16/01/2014 01:07
Illegals to End Strike but 'Continue Struggle'

Illegals to End Strike but 'Continue Struggle'

Illegal immigrants will return to work, but promise to continue to fight the new infiltrators' law.Elad Benari, 13/01/2014 05:12
'Red Enemy' Organizing Immigrant Strike

'Red Enemy' Organizing Immigrant Strike

Dozens of jurists send letter of support to Interior Minister, telling him to stand firm on illegal migrants.Gil Ronen, 09/01/2014 20:29
Israeli Policy on Illegals to Remain Unchanged

Israeli Policy on Illegals to Remain Unchanged

The Israeli government’s policy towards illegal infiltrators will remain unchanged despite their ongoing protests, decide officials.Elad Benari, 09/01/2014 01:15
MK Yishai: Seize the Moment, Deport Protesters

MK Yishai: Seize the Moment, Deport Protesters

Former interior minister says the illegal migrants' protest outside the Knesset is an opportunity to arrest them.Gil Ronen, 08/01/2014 13:23
Danon to Illegals: Passports First, Then Talks

Danon to Illegals: Passports First, Then Talks

Deputy Defense Minister says the government will be happy to hear illegal aliens’ complaints – after they go through passport control.Maayana Miskin, 08/01/2014 01:15
Israeli Arab Charged over Bus Bomb

Israeli Arab Charged over Bus Bomb

Mahmoud Abu Anza, 24, used his Israeli ID to drive a terrorist from Judea & Samaria to Bat Yam.Gil Ronen, 06/01/2014 14:48
UNHCR: They Are Refugees, Not Illegal Aliens

UNHCR: They Are Refugees, Not Illegal Aliens

UN criticizes Israel’s policy towards illegal immigrants, says they should not be detained and their refugee requests be considered.Elad Benari, 06/01/2014 01:14
Shaked: Europe Pushing Illegals on Israel

Shaked: Europe Pushing Illegals on Israel

MK accuses European nations of pushing Israel to accept illegal entrants from Africa – so that they won’t have to.Maayana Miskin, 05/01/2014 15:33
Illegal Workers Go on Strike

Illegal Workers Go on Strike

In what appears to be a first, illegal entrants to Israel are on strike from under-the-counter jobs.Maayana Miskin, 05/01/2014 09:26
More Illegal Aliens Leaving Israel Voluntarily

More Illegal Aliens Leaving Israel Voluntarily

Four times as many illegal infiltrators left Israel voluntarily in 2013 than in 2012, statistics show.Elad Benari, 27/12/2013 04:42
Netanyahu: We Will Enforce Anti-Infiltrator Laws

Netanyahu: We Will Enforce Anti-Infiltrator Laws

Prime Minister addresses last week's protests in weekly cabinet meeting, vows to uphold the law despite leftists' best efforts.Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/12/2013 15:06
Brawl During Eritrean Ambassador's Speech

Brawl During Eritrean Ambassador's Speech

Massive brawl as the Eritrean ambassador to Israel visits northern Israel. 11 Eritreans injured, many arrested.Elad Benari, 22/12/2013 03:22
Illegals’ Rally 'Disrespect for Democracy'

Illegals’ Rally 'Disrespect for Democracy'

Illegal entrants, NGOs accused of 'contempt for democracy' over protest outside Knesset.Maayana Miskin, 17/12/2013 20:48
Infiltrators En Route to Bigger Jerusalem Protest

Infiltrators En Route to Bigger Jerusalem Protest

Following highly publicized protest Monday, detained illegal immigrants march again in name of 'human rights.'Tova Dvorin, Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/12/2013 11:44
Illegal Aliens March To Jerusalem

Illegal Aliens March To Jerusalem

Illegal immigrants escape new Holot detention center, erected as part of new Infiltrator Law, and march in protest in Jerusalem.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/12/2013 17:32
Knesset Passes New Infiltrators Law

Knesset Passes New Infiltrators Law

After heated debate, Knesset passes law which allows illegal migrants to be jailed for up to 12 months. Leftists MKs: This is a disgrace.Elad Benari, 10/12/2013 03:46
Right, Left Clash over Illegal Entry Law

Right, Left Clash over Illegal Entry Law

MKs trade accusations of ‘communist’ and ‘McCarthyist’ during debate over what to do with illegal entrants.Maayana Miskin, 27/11/2013 08:42
Knesset Approves New Infiltrators Law

Knesset Approves New Infiltrators Law

Knesset approves first reading of a law which allows police to jail illegal migrants for up to 12 months in special detention facilities.Elad Benari, 26/11/2013 01:14
Cost of Anti-Infiltrator Law: Almost NIS 500,000

Cost of Anti-Infiltrator Law: Almost NIS 500,000

Law mandating a 12-month detention stint for infiltrators will include enforcement, construction and jobs.Tova Dvorin, 22/11/2013 10:21
Thieves Pick Wrong Woman to Mug

Thieves Pick Wrong Woman to Mug

A pair of muggers targeted a lone woman in Tel Aviv, only to find out the hard way that she was an undercover cop.Maayana Miskin, 31/10/2013 14:56
South Tel Aviv Residents Petition Supreme Court

South Tel Aviv Residents Petition Supreme Court

About 100 south Tel Aviv resident protest court decision to release illegal immigrants back into the city.Tova Dvorin , 30/10/2013 18:54
Anger in Tel Aviv Over Illegal African Influx

Anger in Tel Aviv Over Illegal African Influx

Dozens of residents of south Tel Aviv demonstrated over the likely influx of thousands of illegal Africans into their neighborhoodDavid Lev, 17/09/2013 21:38
TA Mayor: Govt. Owes Us Help on Illegal Problems

TA Mayor: Govt. Owes Us Help on Illegal Problems

With thousands of illegal Africans set to return to his city, Tel Aviv Mayor Ron Huldai is demanding government help in dealing with themDavid Lev, 17/09/2013 20:09
Hotovely: Time to Change the Basic Law

Hotovely: Time to Change the Basic Law

MKs from Likud, Bayit Yehudi offer suggestions on ending Supreme Court interference.Maayana Miskin, 17/09/2013 00:15
Court: Jailing Infiltrators ‘Unconstitutional’

Court: Jailing Infiltrators ‘Unconstitutional’

Supreme Court rules anti-illegal entry law ‘unconstitutional’; state has 90 days to free illegal immigrant prisoners.Maayana Miskin and Ari Soffer, 16/09/2013 17:27
Tel Aviv: Authorities Raid Illegals' Employers

Tel Aviv: Authorities Raid Illegals' Employers

Economics Minister says operation was largest ever, and 53 businesses will be taken to court for employing work infiltrators.Gil Ronen, 11/09/2013 14:14
Will Court Forbid Jailing Illegal Infiltrators?

Will Court Forbid Jailing Illegal Infiltrators?

Supreme Court announces upcoming verdict on whether Israel can continue to jail, deport illegal immigrants charged with criminal offenses.Maayana Miskin, 10/09/2013 17:24
August: No Illegal Infiltrations from Sinai Desert

August: No Illegal Infiltrations from Sinai Desert

After years fighting illegal infiltration along its vast desert border with Egypt, Israel's extensive security fence appears to be working.Maayana Miskin, 01/09/2013 12:36
Ugandan Government Denies Illegal Immigrant Deal

Ugandan Government Denies Illegal Immigrant Deal

Official denies reports that his country will take in tens of thousands of illegal African immigrants currently living in Israel.Ari Soffer, 30/08/2013 13:11
A-G 'Shocked' by Visit to Southern Tel Aviv

A-G 'Shocked' by Visit to Southern Tel Aviv

A-G Yehuda Weinstein toured southern Tel Aviv’s neighborhoods, which have been literally taken over by illegal infiltrators from Africa.Elad Benari, 06/08/2013 00:09
TA: Synagogues Empty due to Infiltrator Violence

TA: Synagogues Empty due to Infiltrator Violence

Youth group visits southern Tel Aviv, finds neglected streets and abandoned synagogues.Maayana Miskin, 30/07/2013 09:50
African Refugees in Egypt Face Discrimination

African Refugees in Egypt Face Discrimination

African refugees in Egypt frustrated as UN helps Syrians, but not Sudanese.Maayana Miskin, 21/07/2013 13:47
Illegals who Commit Crimes to be Locked Up

Illegals who Commit Crimes to be Locked Up

Attorney General voices hope that the measure will increase personal safety in crime ridden areas.Gil Ronen, 03/07/2013 17:00
New Data Shows 99% Drop in Illegal Entry

New Data Shows 99% Drop in Illegal Entry

The number of illegal entries to Israel from Egypt has dropped by a factor of more than 280.Maayana Miskin, 02/07/2013 13:13
Knesset Bars Illegals from Sending Funds Abroad

Knesset Bars Illegals from Sending Funds Abroad

Knesset approves final readings of a law that bars illegal infiltrators from withdrawing funds from Israel until their departure.Elad Benari, 04/06/2013 04:16
State: Third Country Willing to Take Illegals

State: Third Country Willing to Take Illegals

The state told the High Court that Israel had made arrangements with another country to accept Eritrean and Sudanese 'economic refugees'David Lev, 02/06/2013 16:12
Report: Police Taking DNA of African Illegals

Report: Police Taking DNA of African Illegals

Police in January 2012 began building a database of the DNA of immigrants from Africa who entered Israel illegally, a report saidDavid Lev, 02/05/2013 10:37
MK Stern Attacked by Eritrean Illegal in Tel Aviv

MK Stern Attacked by Eritrean Illegal in Tel Aviv

MK Elazar Stern (Hatnua) was attacked by an illegal infiltrator from Eritrea as he toured neighborhoods in southern Tel Aviv., 22/04/2013 03:44