Tag: Migrant

Sessions

Report: AG Sessions Is Rewriting Asylum Regulations

Attorney General Jeff Sessions is drafting a regulation that will narrow the asylum rules and likely deter many migrants from seeking asylum in the United States, according to Vox.com. 

Amnesty

Trump Tweet Deflates Ryan’s Amnesty Push

President Donald Trump deflated House Speaker Paul Ryan’s pending amnesty bill Thursday night with a Tweet saying that Democrats will block any amnesty deal.

Amnesty

Ryan Pulls Amnesty, Promises Changes and Vote Next Week

House Speaker Paul Ryan cancelled the planned Friday vote on his amnesty bill, and will add some business-first and populist concessions to help win votes prior to a debate and vote next week, leaders announced just before 7:00 pm.

Trump

Trump’s Migration E.O: Prosecute Migrants and Challenge ‘Flores’ Loophole

President Donald Trump’s new Executive Order does not back down on his “zero tolerance” enforcement of border laws, and it directs his lawyers to challenge the 1997 Flores court settlement which forces the Department of Homeland Security to release migrants with kids in just 20 days.

airlines

Three Airlines Oppose Flying Migrants’ Kids to Safe Shelters

Three national airlines have announced they oppose the transport of migrants’ children from the so-called “cages” in spartan border-facilities to the government’s safe dormitory-like shelters in California, New York and other states.  

Durbin

Dick Durbin to GOP: ‘Be Unafraid of Breitbart’

The Democratic Party’s leading amnesty advocate in the Senate is urging Republicans to “be unafraid of Breitbart” and to oppose the President’s enforcement of popular border laws.

migrants

DHS Promises ‘Zero Tolerance’ for Migrants

The Department of Homeland Security is promising to prosecute all illegal immigrants, likely reducing the economic incentive for poor migrants to risk jail while trying to get jobs in the United States.

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In Greek City, Middle Eastern Migrants Line Up… to Get Arrested

THESSALONIKI, Greece (AP) — Several hundred refugees and migrants have gathered outside a police station in Greece’s second largest city, waiting for hours to be formally arrested in order to gain temporary residence in the European Union country.

Policemen carry confiscated pieces of evidence to their car after raiding an apartment building in Bonn, western Germany, on November 15, 2016. German police said it carried out sweeping raids across 10 states in a probe against an Islamist group suspected of propagating hate and inciting youths to fight alongside …

Pakistani Migrant Faces Terror Charges in Germany

BERLIN (AP) — German prosecutors have charged a 28-year-old Pakistani man with membership in a terrorist organization on allegations he joined the Lashkar-e-Taiba group to fight against Indian forces in the Kashmir region. The federal prosecutor’s office said Tuesday that

LOS ANGELES, CA - AUGUST 30 : Airline passenger screening activity takes place by U.S.Transportation Safety Administration (TSA) agents at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX), August 30, 2010 in Los Angeles, California. As passengers worked their way through the waiting line, TSA workers did screening on each passenger boarding a …

Feds Admit To Putting Migrants on Planes for U.S. Destinations

Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials have admitted that they are not only releasing illegal immigrants at bus stations, they are also “identify[ing]” and transporting them to airports for travel to various destinations within the country. Officials say these undocumented migrants are from Central America.

Female IAs in Laredo Bus Station

Feds Continue to Drop Migrants at Texas Bus Stops

Bus station employees are reporting that illegal immigrants continue pour into the Texas border town of Laredo. They have seen a holding center for Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) carrying between 20 and 40 undocumented women during at least five bus trips.