The Israeli Interior Ministry says the new immigration rules are intended to benefit the migrants and asylum seekers, whom the government refers to as illegal infiltrators. However, Ruvi Ziegler, Associate Professor of International Law at the Reading University says it is a calculated plan to make people understand that they are not welcome.
Listen to his interview by ‘Voice of the Cape’, Cape Town, South Africa.
Dr Ruvi Ziegler and Dr Dimitrios Giannoulopoulos, Brunel Law School co-authored a report setting out the case for unilateral guarantees rather than recicprocal agreements to secure the rights of EU27 citizens in the UK and UK citizens in the EU.
See here for more details + downloadable report.
Dr Ruvi Ziegler was interviewed in mid-June by Miriam Berger from Reuters about new legislation in Israel that curbs the rights of asylum seekers.
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