4 months DFA will help troubled Pinoys in Israel–Palace MB
By Argyll Geducos Malacañang assured that the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) will help hundreds of Filipinos in Israel who are at risk of being deported. Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo(OPS / MANILA BULLETIN) Presidential Spokesman Salvador Panelo made the statement after hundreds of Filipino families in Israel are caught up in a legal battle that has put them at risk of deportation. Many of the 28,000 Filipinos in Israel arrived to work as caregivers and domestic helpers, but the United Children of Israel (UCI) association reported that some 600 families are at risk of being expelled after losing their residency status. ... more