Immigration

Sylvester Owino with his daughter and wife.
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Small business owner in San Diego fears returning to country he left in 1998 where he says he was beaten, jailed and threatened by the government
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June 18, 2019
Central American migrants stand on a raft to cross the Suchiate River from Guatemala to Mexico, as the Tacana volcano stands tall near Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, early Monday, June 10, 2019. Mexican and U.S. officials reached an accord late Friday that…
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The president said Guatemala would soon sign a so-called third safe country agreement, while also slashing aid dollars for Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras
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June 18, 2019
A message and the colors of the U.S. flag are seen on the U.S. and Mexico border fence at Friendship Park in Tijuana.
According to Reuters, congressional aides said the administration told them it would reallocate $370 million in aid to Central America lawmakers that had approved for fiscal 2018
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June 17, 2019
Teenagers are pictured in a cage during a demonstration to condemn the US President Trump administrationÕs policy of child detention in Geneva
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Protest by American and Mexican activists demanding that migrant children in US custody be reunited with parents seeking asylum
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June 17, 2019
A soldier of Mexico's National Guard stops vehicles at a temporary checkpoint to look for migrants, just north of Ciudad Cuauhtemoc, Chiapas State, Mexico, June 15, 2019.
Country's foreign affairs secretary points to weekend ‘rescue’ of nearly 800 migrants packed into semi-trailers, 150 of them children
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June 17, 2019
FILE - A Turkish coastguard officer looks through binoculars during a boat patrol off the Turkish coastal town of Dikili, Turkey, April 6, 2016.
Although the number of people heading to the Greek islands from the Turkish coast has decreased since the height of the refugee crisis in 2015, hundreds continue to make the crossing each week
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June 17, 2019
FILE - Children line up to enter a tent at the Homestead Temporary Shelter for Unaccompanied Children in Homestead, Fla., Feb. 19, 2019.
The administration is accused of violating a decades-old settlement that they say requires that children be promptly released to relatives or other sponsors or sent to child care facilities
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June 15, 2019