- AFP via Yahoo! NewsAug 27 12:37 PM
Israel wants to use its cutting-edge agricultural technology to improve food production -- and win friends -- across Africa, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Thursday. Visiting Israel's crop-themed pavilion at the World Expo in Milan, Netanyahu said cooperation with Italy in Africa would be top of his agenda at talks with his Italian counterpart Matteo Renzi in Florence on Saturday. The ...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsAug 26 08:53 AM
Israel released a second group of around 600 African migrants from a desert detention centre on Wednesday after a court order, the prison authorities said. The supreme court this month ordered Israel to free illegal migrants held for more than a year at the Holot Detention Centre in the Negev desert, in a ruling that affected 1,178 asylum seekers. A first batch of hundreds was freed on Tuesday...
- AFP via Yahoo! NewsAug 25 12:11 PM
Israel released hundreds of African migrants from a desert detention centre Tuesday after a court order, but asylum seekers were left with few options after being barred from two cities. Detainees leaving the facility waited at bus stops for rides and wondered where they would live after being banned from Tel Aviv and Eilat, where African migrant communities have sprung up. One man said he was...
- Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsAug 25 10:19 AM
HOLOT DETENTION FACILITY, Israel (AP) — Faysal Hussein from Sudan walked out of Israel's desert detention center Tuesday already sweating with just a backpack, barely enough cash for bus fare and lunch, and after 19 months in custody, no idea where to go.
- Los Angeles TimesAug 25 06:41 PM
Israel on Tuesday began releasing about 1,200 African migrants from a remote desert detention facility after the Supreme Court overturned legislation allowing them to be held without charges for up to 20 months.
- BloombergAug 26 06:12 AM
Shikun & Binui Ltd., Israel’s oldest and largest construction company whose majority shareholder is billionaire Shari Arison, will target more opportunities in the Americas, the chairman said, amid intensifying competition at home.
- AFP via Yahoo! India NewsAug 27 10:41 AM
Israel wants to use its leading edge in agricultural innovation to help improve food production across Africa, Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in Milan on Thursday. Visiting Israel's pavilion at the World Expo on the outskirts of the city, Netanyahu said cooperation with Italy in Africa would be top of his agenda at talks with his Italian counterpart Matteo Renzi in Florence on Saturday...
- Los Angeles TimesAug 26 07:48 AM
The devastation caused by 50 days of fighting between Israel and Palestinian militant groups in the Gaza Strip a year ago was staggering.
- CNN.comAug 26 12:39 PM
Israel has freed nearly 1,200 African migrants from a desert detention center after a high court ruling paved the way for their release, according to Israeli Prison Authority spokeswoman Sivan Weizman.
- Fox NewsAug 27 02:29 PM
HAIFA, Israel – An unsettling surge in terrorism by Iranian proxies has many Israelis convinced the release to Tehran of tens of billions of dollars in frozen funds is already putting the Jewish state in danger.
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