Israel’s Unwanted Citizens

SHORT VIDEO CLIPS, 13 December 2010

by Sherine Tadros – Al Jazeera

Palestinian citizens of Israel are complaining about a string of policies, which they say are designed to drive them out of Israel.

First, a bill requiring them to pledge allegiance to a Jewish state was passed by the Israeli cabinet.

Now the Knesset is debating whether to stop Arab Israelis from living in cities where there’s a Jewish majority.

So who are Palestinian-Israelis and how did they become citizens of a state that doesn’t want them?

Al Jazeera’s Sherine Tadros reports.

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