“In dramatic turnaround, state tells High Court ‘no possibility’ to expel migrants at this time after officials fail to reach deal with Uganda”

How Netanyahu turned victory into all-around defeat in African migrant crisis
by David Horovitz
April 25, 2018

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu solved Israel’s African asylum-seeker crisis. Twice over. And yet it is now utterly unresolved — with negative consequences for the migrants themselves, for the veteran residents of south Tel Aviv where most of the Africans live, for Israel’s moral choices and its reputation, for the well-being of the Supreme Court, and even for the standing of Netanyahu himself, who has managed to snatch defeat in every aspect of the crisis from the jaws of his own victory. READ MORE

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