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United States to Sign Asylum Agreement With El Salvador, Official Says

WASHINGTON — The United States is expected Friday to sign an asylum agreement with the government…

Anti-Immigrant Venom Killed Their South African Dreams

LAGOS, Nigeria — They fled mob attacks and the torching of their stores and arrived with…

Syrian Children Saved a German Village. And a Village Saved Itself.

ImageThe family of Bourhan Ahmad, center, was invited to move to Golzow, Germany, in 2015 by…

Visiting Wall, Trump Points to Barrier to Burnish His Campaign

OTAY MESA, Calif. — One thing President Trump loves about his job is signing his name.…

Most Latinos Don’t Back Trump. But Some Wear Their Support Proudly.

RIO RANCHO, N.M. — Some wore it proudly emblazoned across their chest: Latinos for Trump, though…

War Made Her a Refugee. Now She’s Finding ‘Home’ in Amsterdam’s Counterculture.

This is the second dispatch from a project following a family of five who fled Syria…

White House Fires Homeland Security Dept.’s General Counsel

WASHINGTON — The White House on Tuesday fired John Mitnick, the general counsel for the Department…

‘Midnight Traveler’ Review: A Refugee Family’s Search for Safe Harbor

“Wherever we can go, that’s where we’re going,” Fatima Hussaini says in “Midnight Traveler,” an up…

A Hard Lesson for Migrants Who Give Up: There May Be No Welcome Mat Back Home

THIAROYE-SUR-MER, Senegal — The fishing village has long sent its men to sea, but after foreign…

Is Trump’s America Tougher on Asylum than Other Western Countries?

BERLIN — The Supreme Court this week allowed the Trump administration to move forward with a…

Top Immigration Judge Departs Amid Broader Discontent Over Trump Policies

WASHINGTON — The nation’s immigration judges lost a key leader this week, the latest in a…

Without Homes, or a State: In Dorian-Battered Bahamas, Haitians Are Hard Hit

NASSAU, Bahamas — Kerline Mildor escaped the wreckage of Hurricane Dorian with her three children and…

Salvadorans, Washington’s Builders, Face Expulsion Under Trump

A few minutes before going to work deep beneath Washington’s streets, the Salvadoran construction workers checked…

Hard Truths, Photography and Why We Should ‘Never Look Away’

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