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Trump administration is extending a ban on ‘non-essential’ travel at the borders with Canada and Mexico — including a ban on asylum-seekers

The Trump administration is extending a ban on “non-essential” travel at the borders with Canada and Mexico. “Our efforts over the last several months to limit non-essential travel have been successful and now is not the time to change course,” Department of Homeland Security Acting Secretary Chad Wolf said in […]
Trump administration is extending a ban on ‘non-essential’ travel at the borders with Canada and Mexico — including a ban on asylum-seekers
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A Trump border policy left thousands of migrants in limbo — now they’re facing violence, poverty, and the coronavirus

https://www.facebook.com/plugins/video.php The Migrant Protections Protocol is forcing over 60,000 asylum seekers to wait in Mexico instead of the US for asylum hearings. Migrants are now stuck in Mexico indefinitely, as the Trump administration has shut the border to nonessential travel because of the coronavirus pandemic. Gloria, a migrant who said […]
A Trump border policy left thousands of migrants in limbo — now they’re facing violence, poverty, and the coronavirus
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‘They told me that I was going to die’: The US says El Salvador is safe for migrants, but transgender women living there fear for their lives

The Trump administration recently struck a deal with El Salvador, designating it a “safe third country” that can take in migrants the United States doesn’t want. But El Salvador is among the most violent countries in the world, and it’s particularly unsafe for transgender people. Yolanda Ramîrez is seeking asylum […]
‘They told me that I was going to die’: The US says El Salvador is safe for migrants, but transgender women living there fear for their lives