U.S. Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost testifies by a photo of agents with children during a Senate Judiciary Border Security and Immigration Subcommittee hearing about the border, Wednesday May 8, 2019, on Capitol Hill in Washington.
(AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin)
May 08, 2019 - 9:24 pm
Border Patrol Chief Carla Provost told senators Wednesday that apprehension numbers were "off the charts"
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April 12, 2019 - 9:15 am
The White House considered going after political opponents by pushing U.S. immigration authorities to release detained immigrants into "sanctuary cities," three sources familiar with the idea confirmed Friday.
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April 10, 2019 - 1:54 am
House Democrats plan to introduce legislation soon addressing the recent waves of Central American migrants reaching the border.
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April 05, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Crediting himself for tough diplomacy, President Donald Trump is describing a burst of activity by Mexican authorities to keep Central American migrants from getting to the U.S. border.
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An Italian Coast Guard patroller flanks the Sea-Watch rescue ship off the Sicilian coast where it found shelter, about one nautical mile from Siracusa, from gale winds sweeping the Sicilian Channel, Friday, Jan. 25, 2019
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January 27, 2019 - 12:34 pm
The Italian coast guard is bringing socks, shoes, bread and fruit to 47 migrants who have been stranded at sea for nine days aboard a German humanitarian group's rescue boat close to the Italian island of Sicily.
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 Over 30 migrants saved in the central Mediterranean sea by the German no-profit rescue organization Sea-Watch are still stranded after five days at sea, because no European country is opening its ports to receive them
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January 06, 2019 - 11:25 am
Spain's maritime rescue service says it has saved 549 migrants trying to cross the Mediterranean Sea.
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A migrant jumps the border fence to get into the U.S. side to San Diego, Calif., from Tijuana
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January 02, 2019 - 8:23 pm
150 migrants gathered at a section of border wall in Tijuana to try to cross into the United States, many of them asylum seekers fed up with the long wait to have their claims processed.
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Marine Nationale (French Navy) shows migrants aboard a rubber boat after being intercepted by French authorities, off the port of Calais, northern France
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December 26, 2018 - 9:16 am
There has been a recent spike in small boat crossings that British authorities say is organized by smuggling gangs.
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Migrants who have been a turn for an interview to request U.S. asylum walk to the El Chaparral pedestrian border crossing in Tijuana, Mexico, Friday, Dec. 21, 2018.
(AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
December 22, 2018 - 10:48 am
The policy shift would force asylum seekers to stay in often-dangerous Mexican border cities as they navigate the American immigration court system.
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December 04, 2018 - 8:16 pm
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A pro-government lawmaker acknowledged Tuesday that Danish plans to banish rejected asylum-seekers or those with a criminal record to a remote island may breach international law — but added that his party doesn't mind "challenging (international) conventions." Martin...
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