Author Archives: Filman Abraham

About Filman Abraham

Filman Abraham is a 24 year-old Eritrean asylum seeker living in Tel Aviv. He is an organizer with the March to Freedom, a three-day refugee strike in Israel where 20,000 protested at eight embassies, and offices of the United Nations and European Commission.

‘We need rights as refugees’: African asylum seeker on why he’s marching to Jerusalem

Filman Abraham, 24, says he’s marching in Jerusalem to demand a fair and transparent process for asylum in Israel and an end to deportations and mass arrests.

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