Asylum

Drone images from syrian refugee living in refugee camps in Gaziantep,Turkey
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AP News
July 06, 2020 - 7:56 pm
Appeals court deals 2nd blow to Trump asylum policy
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FILE - In this Thursday, Sept. 26, 2019 file photo asylum seekers in Tijuana, Mexico, listen to names being called from a waiting list to claim asylum at a border crossing in San Diego.
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AP News
July 01, 2020 - 9:39 pm
Judge deals setback to key Trump policy limiting asylum
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The Supreme Court is seen in Washington, early Monday, June 15, 2020.
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AP News
June 25, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Justices boost Trump administration's power in asylum cases
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FILE - In this May 1, 2019, file photo, buildings are reflected in the window as WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is taken from court in London.
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AP News
June 24, 2020 - 8:34 pm
WikiLeaks founder Assange faces new indictment in US
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AP News
October 29, 2019 - 2:06 pm
By COLLEEN LONG and CEDAR ATTANASIO Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — A top U.S. Border Patrol official has a warning: The crisis at the U.S.-Mexico border is not over. Even though crossings have been down over the past few months and news of custody deaths and teeming facilities full of children...
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AP News
October 21, 2019 - 9:42 am
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The Trump administration is planning to collect DNA samples from asylum-seekers and other migrants detained by immigration officials and will add the information to a massive FBI database used by law enforcement hunting for criminals, a Justice...
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AP News
September 20, 2019 - 12:36 pm
By COLLEEN LONG Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — The United States planned to sign an agreement on Friday to help make one of Central America's most violent countries, El Salvador, a haven for migrants seeking asylum, according to a senior Trump administration official. The official said acting...
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Jeff Katz
September 12, 2019 - 10:45 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump administration rule that prevents most Central American migrants from seeking asylum in the United States. The justices' order late Wednesday temporarily undoes a lower court ruling that had blocked the new asylum...
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AP News
September 12, 2019 - 9:44 am
By MARK SHERMAN Associated Press Eds: Updates with Customs and Border Protection head saying US wants migrants with valid claims to seek help in the 1st country they get to. Links audio. With AP Photos. AP Audio. WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is allowing nationwide enforcement of a new Trump...
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September 06, 2019 - 2:37 pm
By NOMAAN MERCHANT and VERÓNICA G. CÁRDENAS Associated Press MATAMOROS, Mexico (AP) — Eight-and-a-half-months pregnant and experiencing contractions, an El Salvadoran woman who had crossed the Rio Grande and was apprehended by the Border Patrol was forced to go back to Mexico. Agents took her to...
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