Migrant caravan

AP
November 04, 2018 - 9:22 am
ISLA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of wary Central American migrants resumed their push toward the United States on Sunday, a day after arguments over the path ahead saw some travelers splinter away from the main caravan, which is entering a treacherous part of its journey through Mexico. The majority...
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AP
November 01, 2018 - 10:56 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is expected to announce on Thursday his plans to automatically deny asylum to migrants who try to enter the U.S. illegally between ports of entry — part of his latest election-season response to caravans heading toward the border. It was unclear whether the...
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AP
November 01, 2018 - 9:02 am
JUCHITAN, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants resumed their slow trek through southern Mexico on Thursday, and activists aiding the group said they were shifting their route toward the Gulf coast, a path closer to the Texas border. The migrants set out before dawn after taking a...
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AP
October 31, 2018 - 9:03 am
PHOENIX (AP) — The more than 5,200 active-duty troops being sent by President Donald Trump to the U.S.-Mexico border will be limited in what they can do under a federal law that restricts the military from engaging in law enforcement on American soil. That means the troops will not be allowed to...
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AP
October 29, 2018 - 1:32 pm
TECUN UMAN, Guatemala (AP) — Several hundred migrants tried to cross the Suchiate River from Guatemala to Mexico en masse on Monday, but were met by ranks of Mexican federal police who blocked them from entering. The standoff on the riverbank follow a more violent confrontation that occurred on the...
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AP
October 29, 2018 - 12:50 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Eager to focus voters on immigration in the lead-up to the midterm elections, President Donald Trump on Monday escalated his threats against a migrant caravan trudging slowly toward the U.S. border as the Pentagon prepared to deploy thousands of U.S. troops to support the border...
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AP
October 26, 2018 - 1:35 pm
CALEXICO, California (AP) — Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Friday that "everything is on the table" as the administration considered new measures to stifle immigration at the U.S.-Mexico border and send a message that a slow-moving migrant caravan bound for the United States will...
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USA Today
LOS ANGELES (KNX1070) - A caravan of Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States has been stopped in its tracks at the Mexican border. Some of those in the Caravan who are seeking asylum seem to be fleeing a specific gang situation in places such as Honduras. In the U.S. there is...
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