Trump moves to effectively end asylum at southern border

World / Social Issues Jul 16, 2019

Trump moves to effectively end asylum at southern border

The Trump administration said Monday it will end asylum protections for most migrants who arrive at the U.S.-Mexico border in a major escalation of the president's battle to tamp down immigration. According to a new rule published in the Federal Register, asylum seekers who pass ...

World Jun 14, 2018

Eritrean denied asylum by U.S. kills himself while being deported

An Eritrean national who was denied asylum in the United States and was being sent back to his homeland died in an apparent suicide in a holding area at Cairo International Airport, airport officials have said. Zeresenay Ermias Testfatsion was a detainee of U.S. Immigration ...