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More than 30,000 African migrants protest in Israel

More than 30,000 African asylum seekers who entered Israel illegally protested in Tel Aviv on Sunday, police said, in the biggest rally ever staged by migrants in the Jewish state. “More than 30,000 demonstrators marched peacefully in Tel Aviv,” police spokeswoman Lubra Samri told AFP. Gathered in the coastal city’s…

Palestinian victims of 1948 war found in mass grave

The remains of dozens of Palestinians killed by Israelis in fighting following the 1948 foundation of the Israeli state have been found in a mass grave in Tel Aviv’s Jaffa district. An official at the Muslim cemetery there told AFP that the grisly find occurred on Wednesday when ground subsided…