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HRW Accuses Israel of Forcing African Migrants to Leave

Human Rights Watch accused Israel on Tuesday of coercing thousands of Sudanese and Eritrean migrants to leave since last year in a report that documented alleged cases of abuse against some of those who returned home. The rights group said Israel had denied proper asylum-seeking procedures to many of the more than 40,000 migrants still in the country, in violation of United Nations guidelines. Israel said all of its actions were legal. The report also criticized Israel's policy...

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