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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...

Netanyahu dismisses claims that deporting asylum seekers to Rwanda is dangerous

During a Likud meeting on Sunday, the Israeli Prime Minister said Rwanda is home to 180,000 refugees, dismissing claims that the country is dangerous...

Anti-deportation protesters vandalize Tel Aviv immigration office

Chopped-off doll heads drenched in red paint were placed by unknown individuals on Saturday at the entrance to the Population and Immigration Authority offices...

Trump sends clarification letter to African leaders amid ‘shithole’ scandal

In his letter to 55 African nation leaders, the US President stressed that his country "profoundly respects" the partnerships and values shared by Americans...

At least 30 Africans drown off Yemini coast after boat capsizes

The International Organization for Migration reported that at least 30 African refugees and migrants drowned off the coast of Yemen earlier this week after...

8 Israeli medical professionals treat over 100 patients a day in cholera-stricken Zambia

The Israeli medical professionals who recently flew to Zambia are treating over a hundred cholera patients a day, the team’s leader has revealed. “We...

Trump denies racism accusations amid ‘shithole’ comment controversy

After coming under fire for reportedly calling several nations “shithole countries” during an Oval Office meeting on immigration, US President Donald Trump once again...

African nations demand Trump retract, apologize for ‘shithole’ remark

The African Union released on Friday a statement in which it called on US President Donald Trump to retract and apologize for referring to...