Feb 26, 2017

Mexico vows to impose tariffs if Trump presses wall payment

Mexico’s foreign minister has warned the United States that his country will impose tariffs on U.S. products if President Donald Trump taxes Mexican imports to finance a border wall. “If Mexico is faced with this as a reality, not a rhetorical threat … the ...

Homeland Security report disputes threat to U.S. from banned nations

Feb 25, 2017

Homeland Security report disputes threat to U.S. from banned nations

Analysts at the Homeland Security Department’s intelligence arm have found insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump’s travel ban pose a terrorist threat to the United States. A draft document obtained by The Associated Press concludes that citizenship ...

U.S. promises no mass deportations in bid to calm Mexico

Feb 24, 2017

U.S. promises no mass deportations in bid to calm Mexico

U.S. officials promised Mexico no “mass deportations” or use of military force to expel immigrants, moving to calm tensions over President Donald Trump’s vow to crack down on “bad dudes” illegally residing in his country. U.S. Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and Secretary of ...