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Remote African tribe receives Internet access, 20 tablets from Israel

Israel’s Agency for International Development Cooperation (Mashav) has been working for decades to help the remote African tribe and has now successfully built an...

Uganda ‘positively considering’ taking in 500 asylum seekers from Israel

A Ugandan minister confirmed on Friday that Israel has requested Uganda to take in 500 asylum seekers from Sudan and Eritrea, stating that the...

Israel seeking to delay release of jailed asylum seekers amid reported negotiations with Uganda

Israel has appealed to the Supreme Court requesting that African asylum seekers remain imprisoned while the government seeks the right conditions for them to...

Uganda denies signing deal to accept refugees deported by Israel

After Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced that Rwanda has pulled out of an agreement to take in African refugees deported by Israel, Uganda...

Giraffe born in Jerusalem’s Biblical Zoo a few weeks ago

A third-generation giraffe was born in Jerusalem’s Biblical Zoo three weeks ago. Named Mitzi, she was recently introduced to the zoo’s African court exhibit. ...

2 young Israeli women safely rescued from Ethiopian battle zone

A team sent by the Harel insurance company rescued two young Israeli women who found themselves in the middle of a battle zone in...

7 reportedly dead, 90 wounded in attack on French Embassy, army in Burkina Faso

A coordinated attack by multiple gunmen targeted the military HQ and French Embassy in Burkina Faso’s capital city on Friday. At least 7 soldiers...

Israeli citizen abducted at gunpoint in Nigeria released after ransom negotiations

A 62-year-old Israeli man was kidnapped in a gunfight near Nigeria’s capital last week and was held for ransom. After negotiations between the abductors...

African asylum seekers prefer jail over deportation to Rwanda

As Israel has begun the process of deporting some 40,000 Africans to Uganda and Rwanda, thousands gathered on Wednesday outside the Rwandan embassy, accusing...

Eritrea’s tyrannical ruler slams Israel over African migrant deportation plan

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki criticized Israel's plan to deport African migrants and asylum seekers, claiming that the compensation that the Israeli government is giving...