Immigration

U.S. President Donald Trump signs his signature on the border wall while visiting a section of the U.S.-Mexico border wall in Otay Mesa, California, Sept. 18, 2019.
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US president on border wall tour signs a portion of the wall he touts as ending attempts by undocumented migrants to enter from Mexico
Steve Herman
Wed, 09/18/2019 - 21:19
Migrants from Central America and Cuba queue outside the Mexican Commission for Refugee Assistance (COMAR) to apply for asylum and refugee status in Mexico, in Tapachula, Mexico September 13, 2019. Picture taken September 13, 2019. REUTERS/Jose Torres
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Despite decline in asylum seekers, humanitarian migration remained at a 'historically high level' bloc says
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By AFP
Wed, 09/18/2019 - 11:40
Sahro Farah, right, and about 350 other new United States citizens from the Phoenix area participate in the 18th Annual Fiesta
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The promise of the American dream, where all immigrants can assimilate into a diverse cultural melting pot, is complicated by questions of loyalty, legality and racism
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Wed, 09/18/2019 - 07:12
FILE - People wait on board a bus, on their way to the U.S. border, in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, Aug. 20, 2019.
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Arrangements known as safe third country agreements are part of a larger effort by President Donald Trump to reduce the flow of migrants into the United States
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By Reuters
Tue, 09/17/2019 - 21:49
Migrants who are applying for asylum in the U.S. walk to a border bridge as they make their way to their appointment with U.S. authorities, in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, Sept. 17, 2019.
Some migrants, awaiting hearings, arrived at the bridge before sunset Monday from Monterrey, hundreds of miles from the border. Others left the city hostels early to avoid moving at night
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Tue, 09/17/2019 - 15:50
A Honduran woman and her 18-month-old daughter share lunch hours after being dropped off in Nuevo Laredo, Mexico, under the Migrant Protection Protocols, Aug. 8, 2019.
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In dozens of interviews on both sides of US-Mexico border last month, VOA met single adults, parents traveling with young children, grandparents with grandchildren, and pregnant women whose due dates are before their court hearings
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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 08:42
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Native Americans relate to the trauma children suffer being separated from family and home
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Sun, 09/15/2019 - 04:42