Tag: migrants

NEWS

Hundreds Leave to Join Mexico Migrant Caravan Headed For US

MEXICO — A caravan of at least hundreds of migrants left from the southern Mexican city of Tapachula on Sunday heading for the U.S. southern border. The smaller caravan plans to join a larger one that left six days ago and is currently stopped about 40 kilometers north of the town of Huixtla. Organizers said the first had swelled to some […]

POLITICS

Did Republican Elsie Lie?

Following the over 60,000 migrants who have arrived in New York in the past year and New York City spending of $1 billion to house tens of thousands of asylum seekers and with a figure set to climb to $4.3 billion through June 2024, many people have criticized the local Democratic leadership for the current migration problem in New York. […]

NEWS

The Biden Administration Set To Capitalize On Russian Skills

According to a Bloomberg report, the Biden administration will seek to capitalize on the intellectual asset of Russian migrants. Individuals who are highly trained are reportedly leaving Russia in mass numbers following Russia’s invasion of Ukraine and the economic stranglehold placed on the country by the U.S. and its allies. People with knowledge of the strategy reportedly told the news […]

NEWS

U.S. Border Agents Push Back Haitian Migrants Into River

Social Media images doing the rounds have shown border agents on horseback driving migrants back into a river. This has sparked an uproar by civil society and has prompted an investigation in the U.S. The pictures circulated on social media show the riders using their reins against the migrants and pushing them back towards the Rio Grande in Texas. According […]

NEWS

A Humanitarian Crisis Overwhelms Small Towns In Northern Chile

Authorities of small border towns located in northern Chile have asked the Chilean government to intervene and solve the crisis they face due to the huge number of Venezuelans who have arrived in recent days. Complaints include food shortages and lack of control by the police, who have been unable to prevent some undocumented immigrants from occupying homes. According to […]

POLITICS

Mexico To U.S. — No Hay Trato!

Mexico’s incoming foreign minister has confirmed that although discussions with the Trump’s administration on how to deal with the influx of migrants is taking place, contrary to reports there is no deal. Marcelo Ebrard has denied reaching any consensus which would see asylum seekers waiting in Mexico while their claims were processed in U.S. courts. His statement contradicts U.S. President […]