Israel plans to deport 40 thousand African refugees

Israel plans to expel from its territory about 40 thousand African refugees. About it on November 19 at the government meeting said Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, reports DW.

It is noted that Netanyahu spoke in this context about the “three-step” policy toward refugees.

According to him, after the erection of the barrier on the border of Israel with Egypt, the flow of refugees has almost ceased. About 20 thousand of African immigrants Israel has already deported. The third stage of “intensified deportations” a result of international agreements that will allow us to expel 40 thousand who arrived without their consent, said Netanyahu.

Earlier it was reported that the Israeli military has declared that he shot down a Russian drone that was spying for Syria in the disputed territory.