Interior minister vows government will stand firm on migrant policy

10.01.2014                      09.Schwat.5774

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Interior minister vows government will stand firm on migrant policy

Gideon Sa'ar discusses this week’s mass demonstrations by African migrants in Tel Aviv, Jerusalem; accuses outside bodies of initiating protests to pressure state to change "infiltrator law".

“We will not change our policies just because we are being pressured, and we also will not change our policies in order to achieve a fictitious calm that would harm our national interests,” Interior Minister Gideon Sa’ar said following the protests this week in Tel Aviv and Jerusalem by tens of thousands of African migrants who have been striking since Sunday….