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African Asylum Seekers in Limbo at Israeli Detention Center

The Israeli Supreme Court is due to begin hearings in April on a controversial law that has allowed the government to detain thousands of African migrants who are seeking political asylum. The migrants, mostly from Sudan and Eritrea, say they fled repression in their home countries, but the Israeli government says they are in Israel mainly looking for work. At the Holot detention center near Israel's border with Egypt, residents were outside one day recently, chatting and passing...

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