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UN official: Algerian migrant expulsions resume in desert

Added: 14.07.2018 7:17 | 0 views | 0 comments

PARIS (AP) — A U.N. migration official says Algeria’s government has resumed expelling migrants into the Sahara Desert to die. The head of the U.N.’s International Organization for Migration in Niger, Giuseppe Loprete, tweeted Saturday that 391 migrants from 16 countries were abandoned at the border. The Associated Press reported last month that Algeria has [...]


Italy transfers migrants off ship, but refuses them entry

Added: 14.07.2018 6:20 | 0 views | 0 comments

ROME (AP) — Italy has transferred 451 migrants from a big fishing boat onto two border patrol vessels in the Mediterranean, but says they should be sent to Malta or Libya — not Italy. Interior Minister Matteo Salvini, who has forced migration to the top of Europe’s agenda by refusing rescue boats access to Italian [...]


ICE agents arrest 18 human smugglers, 117 illegal immigrants in Texas, New Mexico

Added: 13.07.2018 22:37 | 0 views | 0 comments

U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents arrested 18 human smugglers and 117 illegal immigrants from three different stash houses located in New Mexico and Texas last month, the agency announced in an online statement Friday.


Countries agree on global migration pact

Added: 13.07.2018 22:13 | 0 views | 0 comments

More than 190 countries have agreed on a global compact to promote safe and orderly migration and reduce human smuggling and trafficking, culminating lengthy negotiations on the often contentious issue that were boycotted by the US.

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Judge tells US to pay costs of reuniting immigrant families

Added: 13.07.2018 20:32 | 0 views | 0 comments

The US government is working to reunite around 2,000 children with their parents, who were detained and separated as part of Trump's 'zero tolerance' approach to deter illegal immigration.


In Brexit, Trump Finds a British Reflection of His Own Political Rise

Added: 13.07.2018 19:33 | 0 views | 0 comments

The Brexit campaign’s nationalist appeal and push to restrict immigration was always a close political relative of the Trump movement in the United States.


UN reaches deal on Global Compact for Migration

Added: 13.07.2018 18:38 | 0 views | 0 comments

The UN General Assembly has agreed on a deal to better manage the international flow of migrants and protect human rights.

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Mom of girl from ProPublica audio is released

Added: 13.07.2018 18:36 | 0 views | 0 comments

The mother of a 6-year-old girl whose gut-wrenching pleas were heard in an audio recording from a detention center was released from immigration custody Wednesday evening.


Amid protests, Mike Pompeo and other US officials visit Mexico's next president

Added: 13.07.2018 18:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

July 14, 2018 6:00 AM
MEXICO CITY (WASHINGTON POST) - US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and a group of high-level White House officials met Mexico's incoming president on Friday (July 13) as protesters gathered outside with signs slamming President Donald Trump's migration policy.

Croatia's World Cup success is no fluke

Added: 13.07.2018 17:00 | 0 views | 0 comments

July 14, 2018 5:00 AM
WASHINGTON • Three of the four teams that reached the World Cup semi-finals represent Western European societies struggling with immigration and integration.


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