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Most Migrants at Border With Mexico Would Be Denied Asylum Protections Under New Trump Rule

WASHINGTON — Most migrants who travel by land to enter the United States from the Mexican…

Migrants in Mexico Face Kidnappings and Violence While Awaiting Immigration Hearings in U.S.

NUEVO LAREDO, Mexico — He waited 19 days for an appointment to apply for asylum in…

Texas Latina Emerges as House’s Voice of Passion and Reason on the Border

CIUDAD JUÁREZ, Mexico — In the blazing Mexican heat last week, Representative Veronica Escobar consoled a…

The Power of a Unified ‘No!’: U.S. Asylum Restrictions Hit a Bump

The message of the amicus brief filed with the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in late…

Trump Officials Dismiss Reports of Disease and Hunger in Border Facilities

WASHINGTON — Top Trump administration immigration officials on Sunday contradicted reports that migrant children were being…

Norway Politician Forced Sex on Asylum Seekers, Court Finds

One of Norway’s most prominent politicians has been convicted of abusing his power to force three…

Federal Judge Blocks Barr’s Attempt to Deny Asylum Seekers Bail

WASHINGTON — A federal judge in Seattle on Tuesday blocked an order by Attorney General William…

Another Dubai Princess Defects. Anguished Poetry Ensues.

BEIRUT, Lebanon — Few world leaders are known to write poetry. Fewer still offer it up…

‘I Didn’t Want Them to Go’: Salvadorans Grieve for Father and Daughter Who Drowned

SAN MARTÍN, El Salvador — Rosa Ramírez pleaded with her son, urging him not to leave…

In Hometown of Migrants Who Drowned, Hardship and Grief: ‘I Didn’t Want Them to Go’

SAN MARTÍN, El Salvador — Rosa Ramírez pleaded with her son, urging him not to leave…

Photo of Migrants Shocks, but Congress Stalls on Border Aid

WASHINGTON — A photograph of a migrant father and his 23-month-old daughter lying face down on…

A Timeline of Despair in Australia’s Offshore Detention Centers

For thoughtful coverage of Australia delivered to your inbox, sign up for the Australia Letter. SYDNEY,…

Trump Says He’ll Delay Deportation Operation Aimed at Undocumented Families

WASHINGTON — President Trump on Saturday delayed plans for nationwide raids to deport undocumented families, but…

Immigration Agency Says It Plans More Deportations of Undocumented Families

WASHINGTON — The acting director of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency said on Wednesday that…

Number of People Fleeing Conflict Is Highest Since World War II, U.N. Says

GENEVA — The number of people fleeing violence is the highest recorded since World War II,…