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Israel: Reject indefinite detention of asylum-seekers once and for all

Headline Title:  Israel: Reject indefinite detention of asylum-seekers 03 December 2013 Israeli lawmakers must reject proposed amendments to the country’s Prevention of Infiltration Law, which would allow thousands of refugees, asylum-seekers and migrants to be held indefinitely in a remote desert detention centre, Amnesty International urged ahead of a 4 December vote in the Internal Affairs Committee of the Knesset, Israel’s parliament.The Committee has announced that it will bring the bill before the full Knesset for its final readings in the coming days.According to government…

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