13 septembrie 2019

US puts tough new asylum rule into effect

trtworld.com

The new US policy would effectively deny asylum to nearly all migrants arriving at the southern border who aren't from Mexico. In this July 8, 2019, file photo, a U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officer looks on during an operation in Escondido, Calif. (AP) A new level of despair spread among tens of thousands of migrants waiting on the Mexican border to seek refuge in the US as the Trump administration began enforcing radical new restrictions on Thursday on who qualifies for [...]