Child rights activists claim that Israel secretly allow convicted pedophiles to freely enter the country, offering a safe haven for child molesters under the Law of Return.
The Law of Return is Israeli legislation, passed on 5 July 1950, that gives Jewish people the right to live in Israel and to gain Israeli citizenship, even if they have committed sexual assault against a minor.
The text message came in Hebrew and English. “A warning to the citizens of Israel: JCW [Jeish Community Watch, an organization that monitors child sex abuse] has received credible information that [redacted] has plans to return to Israel in early November, with intentions of moving to the Ramot neighborhood of Jerusalem. The authorities in Israel have been notified, as well as local community leaders.”
The text message, sent to thousands of people on the JCW update list, raced through Jerusalem’s Ramot neighborhood. According to New York’s sex offender registry, the person in question is a Level 2 sex offender, at moderate risk of reoffending. The message continued with more background and allegations against the immigrant offender…