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U.S. Attorney General William Barr.
Barr to withhold bail from asylum seekers in latest asylum crackdown
April 17, 2019 - 5:09pm
April 14, 2019
A map shows where a group of about 1,500 migrants seeking asylum have been settled in the United States. Photo: The Washington Post
Where migrants go after release into the United States
April 14, 2019 - 3:52pm
January 22, 2019
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., speaks in Washington, D.C., on Jan. 8, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Al Drago
Senate sets votes to reopen government
January 22, 2019 - 9:48pm
December 21, 2018
Visitors stand outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington on Feb. 27, 2018. Bloomberg photo by Ron Antonelli.
Supreme Court denies Trump administration request to immediately enforce new asylum rules
December 21, 2018 - 5:57pm
November 26, 2018
Mothers talk with each other after getting a number to apply for asylum, in Tijuana, Mexico, by the entrance to the border with the United States, Nov. 17, 2018. As many as 10,000 Central Americans may reach Tijuana in the coming weeks. As the city scrambles to provide for them, a shelter has taken on the qualities of an overwhelmed refugee camp. (Mauricio Lima/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
'These children are barefoot. In diapers. Choking on tear gas.'
November 26, 2018 - 9:48am
November 25, 2018
A group of men who crossed the U.S. border illegally and tried to run from Border Patrol agents are detained in Mission, Texas, on August 15, 2018. Washington Post photo by Carolyn Van Houten
Deal with Mexico paves way for asylum overhaul
November 25, 2018 - 9:09am
November 20, 2018
Undocumented migrants wait for asylum hearings outside the U.S. port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico, June 19, 2018. Speaking in Washington on Tuesday, President Donald Trump ridiculed what he called a total lack of border security, falsely blaming Democrats for separating families and dismissing as “crazy” Republican proposals to hire thousands of new immigration judges. (Sandy Huffaker/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Federal judge blocks asylum ban for migrants who enter illegally from Mexico
November 20, 2018 - 11:37am
August 11, 2017
A family that said they are from Haiti walks to the US-Canada border from Roxham Road in Champlain, New York, U.S. August 11, 2017. REUTERS/Christinne Muschi
Unfazed by uncertainty, asylum seekers still streaming into Canada from U.S.
August 11, 2017 - 12:40pm
August 9, 2017
Victor Omoruyi
Canadian man sentenced for smuggling migrants through ND border
August 9, 2017 - 6:36pm
March 8, 2017
A group that claimed to be from Turkey is met by a Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officer after they crossed the U.S.-Canada border illegally leading into Hemmingford, Quebec, Canada March 6, 2017.
Canadian police warn asylum seekers of dangers amid storm
March 8, 2017 - 3:37pm
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