The new Department of Homeland Security Request for Assistance for additional US troops and other logistical support on the southern border has been sent to the Pentagon but has yet to be signed by acting Secretary of Defense Pat Shanahan, according to two US defense officials.
Border Patrol agents dropped off asylum-seeking migrants in New Mexico’s second most populous city for the second day in a row, prompting city officials to appeal for donations of food and personal hygiene items.
The U.S. is “slow-walking” the admissions process for refugees, according to national security experts and refugee advocacy groups, and the numbers appear to back that up.
The mother of the 8-year-old boy who died while in the custody of Customs and Border Protection has spoken publicly for the first time since his Christmas Eve death.
The deployment will start with an undetermined number of forces heading to the border by the end of the month, and could eventually grow in size to 800 troops or more, a defense official said.
Honduran migrants in a massive caravan surged across a bridge leading to Mexico on Friday before they were halted in a chaotic confrontation with a phalanx of Mexican police in riot gear.
Algeria has abandoned more than 13,000 people in the past 14 months, including pregnant women and children, stranding them without food or water and forcing them to walk, sometimes at gunpoint, under temperatures of up to 118 degrees Fahrenheit.
A small town in Belgium is receiving migrants from the Middle East with a sense of duty — and coffee and cake.
WOLFSBURG, Germany (AP) – Bundesliga runner-up Wolfsburg is inviting about 1,200 migrants to its opening Champions League game against CSKA Moscow on Tuesday. The club said Friday it is making the gesture “to offer them…
EMILY SCHMALL Associated Press DALLAS (AP) — As thousands of unaccompanied immigrant children have poured into South Texas, community leaders from Dallas to Los Angeles to Syracuse, N.Y., have offered to set up temporary shelters…
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