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Israel to deport illegal foreigners from West Bank

July 13th, 2012 Comments off

Foreign activists and Palestinians dressed as clowns protest in front of Israeli policemen in Susia in the West BankIsrael's immigration police have been granted the power to remove foreigners without permits from the occupied West Bank, Haaretz newspaper reported on Friday.

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Israel to deport Gaza flotilla activists (AP)

November 5th, 2011 Comments off

In this photo released by the Israeli Defense Forces on Friday, Nov. 4, 2011, in the Mediterranean Sea,  Israeli security boards on of the two protest boats on their way to Gaza in attempt to break Israel's blockade of the Palestinian territory.  Israel's military said Friday the navy has boarded two protest boats and it will tow them to the Israeli port of Ashdod. (AP Photo/ IDF)  EDITORIAL USE ONLYAP – Israel has begun deportation procedures for a group of pro-Palestinian activists who tried to breach its naval blockade of the Gaza Strip.

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Saudi Arabia to deport Chinese workers over protests

October 16th, 2010 Comments off

Work on a light rail project in Saudi Arabia resumed Friday following protests earlier in the week by at least 100 Chinese workers demanding higher wages, improved housing and better working conditions, Saudi newspapers reported.
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Israel to deport Nobel laureate

October 5th, 2010 Comments off

Israel’s top court upholds a deportation order against a pro-Palestinian Irish Nobel peace laureate, clearing the way for her expulsion.
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Plan to deport Iraqis criticised

June 16th, 2010 Comments off

Refugee agencies express concern over reported plans by the UK to deport about 50 Iraqi asylum seekers.
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New wave of Palestinians expelled from Palestine

April 12th, 2010 Comments off

The Guardian/ here

“… “The orders … are worded so broadly such as theoretically allowing the military to empty the West Bank of almost all its Palestinian inhabitants,” said the 10 rights groups,… Until now the vast majority of Palestinians in the West Bank have not been required to hold a permit just to be present in their homes, the groups say.
“The military will be able to prosecute and deport any Palestinian defined as an infiltrator in stark contradiction to the Geneva conventions,” they said. The law broadens the definition of an “infiltrator” and could allow Israel to transfer some Palestinians from the West Bank to Gaza, or to deport foreign passport holders married to West Bank Palestinians, or to deport Israelis or foreigners living in the West Bank. The groups said tens of thousands of Palestinians were in those categories….

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