‚Racism, violence against Africans soars in 2012‘

17.12.2012                      04.Tewet. 5773


'Racism, violence against Africans soars in 2012'

Annual ACRI report in Israel finds racist attitudes, gov't policy leads to friction between migrants, veteran residents in neighborhoods.

Inflammatory and “xenophobic” remarks toward African refugees, a lack of affordable housing, persistent destruction of Palestinian and Beduin homes and a lack of freedom of speech were the top issues flagged by the Association for Civil Rights in Israel (ACRI) in its annual report titled “The State of Human Rights in Israel and the OPT” published Sunday….