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Why Netanyahu is blaming this organization for Israel’s migrant crisis

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu speaking at the U.N. General Assembly at the world body's headquarters in New York, Sept. 19, 2017. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

WASHINGTON (JTA) — It’s been a busy, confounding week for Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu of Israel and the question of the African migrants. On Monday afternoon, after months of threats to deport the lot of them, Netanyahu said he reached an agreement with the United Nations that would have resettled half… Read more »