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Anger mounts as Israel begins detention and deportation of African asylum seekers

Around 20,000 Israelis and African migrants took to the streets in Tel Aviv on February 24, protesting against a government policy of detaining and deporting African asylum seekers who refuse to leave the country. A few days earlier, a group of Eritrean asylum seekers held at a detention centre in Israel went on hunger strike in protest against their imminent expulsion from the country.

New Head of Government Shapes up in Ethiopia

Addis Ababa, Feb 22 (Prensa Latina) The Ethiopian Oromo People''s Democratic Organization (OPDO) elected Abiy Ahmed today as its new leader, who is regarded by the media as the next possible prime minister to the country.
  • Published in Politics
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