13 iulie 2018

Exclusive - Mexico opposes U.S. plan to make it take asylum seekers: document, source

euronews.com

By Gabriel Stargardter MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico is opposed to a U.S. request to make people seeking asylum in the United States apply in Mexico instead, according to a source and a briefing note, in a setback to U.S. efforts to deepen cooperation on immigration before a leftist president takes office. U.S. officials believe a deal known as a “Safe Third Country Agreement,” could prove a deterrent to thousands of Central Americans who travel through Mexico each year to seek U.S. asylum, [...]