Articles Tagged 'asylum'
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema pushes program to streamline removal of migrant families without valid asylum claims
TUCSON — Sen. Kyrsten Sinema is pushing for the implementation of a pilot program along the U.S.-Mexico border that aims to more quickly screen and… READ MORE
Southern border crossings by asylum-seeking migrants kept rising in April, set new record
The number of asylum-seeking Central American families crossing the southern border broke another record in April, with Border Patrol agents apprehending 58,474 members of family… READ MORE
Trump vindicated in court battle on ‘Return to Mexico’ asylum policy
President Trump won a surprise victory before a usually antagonistic appeals court Tuesday when judges ruled he could continue his “Return to Mexico” policy that… READ MORE
Trump admin appeals asylum policy ruling to Supreme Court
The Trump administration on Tuesday made an emergency appeal to the Supreme Court to allow the enforcement of its asylum policy.
The appeal comes after… READ MORE
‘It’s a disgrace’: Obama-appointed judges undercut Trump on immigration
President Trump lost two big immigration court rulings Tuesday, after a federal judge in California shot down his attempt to limit asylum claims and another… READ MORE
Judge bars US from enforcing Trump administration’s asylum ban
A federal judge in San Francisco on Monday barred the Trump administration from refusing asylum to immigrants who cross the southern border illegally, likely prompting… READ MORE
Mexican Protesters tell Caravanb Migrants to go home
Mexican citizens began protesting the migrant caravan arriving in Tijuana as they attempt to claim asylum in California. The protests turned violent–leading law enforcement to… READ MORE
Trump mulls plan to bar entry of all migrants at US-Mexico border
President Trump is considering a sweeping executive order that would block migrants, including asylum seekers, from entering the U.S. at the southern border in a… READ MORE
Berlin attack: Merkel vows ‘national effort’ on deportation
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has promised a new push to send home failed asylum seekers after Berlin truck attacker Anis Amri murdered 12 people.
She… READ MORE
EU executive proposes stronger common asylum system
The European Union’s executive on Wednesday proposed strengthening the bloc’s common asylum rules in response to the chaotic arrival of more than a million migrants… READ MORE