migrants

The Open Arms Search and Rescue vessel arrives in Algeciras, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018.
AP Photo/Javier Fergo
August 12, 2018 - 11:26 am
ROME (AP) — Migrants in distress at sea have told their rescuers that several ships passed them by without offering assistance, a European aid group said Sunday while seeking safe harbor for a rescue vessel with 141 migrants aboard. SOS Mediterranee in a statement said that due to the recent...
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Ever Reyes Mejia is reunited with his 3-year-old son at the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE)  office building in Grand Rapids, Mich., on Tuesday, July 10, 2018.
Cory Morse/The Grand Rapids Press via AP
July 11, 2018 - 8:38 am
By Elliot Spagat and Mike Householder, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — Some immigrant toddlers are back in the arms of their parents, but others remained in holding facilities away from relatives as federal officials fell short of meeting a court-ordered deadline to reunite dozens of youngsters...
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In this June 25, 2018 file photo, Christian, from Honduras, recounts his separation from his child at the border during a news conference at the Annunciation House,in El Paso, Texas.
AP Photo/Matt York, File
July 09, 2018 - 7:47 am
By Elliott Spagat, Associated Press SAN DIEGO (AP) — The American Civil Liberties Union said it appears the Trump administration will miss a court-ordered deadline to reunite young children who were separated at the border with their parents in more than half of the cases. The ACLU said late Sunday...
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Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno, second right, and his wife Rocio, right, meet with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, second left, and his wife Karen at the government palace in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday, June 28, 2018.
AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa
June 29, 2018 - 11:21 am
By Sonny Figueroa, Associated Press GUATEMALA CITY (AP) — U.S. Vice President Mike Pence had a blunt message for three Central American governments: You must do more to stop migrants who enter the United States illegally. "This exodus must end," Pence told the leaders of Guatemala, Honduras and El...
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In this June 21, 2018, photo, first lady Melania Trump visits the Upbring New Hope Children Center run by the Lutheran Social Services of the South in McAllen, Texas.
AP Photo/Andrew Harnik
June 28, 2018 - 10:20 am
By Laurie Kellman, Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — Melania Trump is heading back toward the southern border of the United States. And this time, she's not wearing any particular message. The first lady boarded her plane wearing a black shirt and white slacks for the flight. She was expected to...
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U.S. Capitol
June 26, 2018 - 7:41 am
Analysis by Ronald Brownstein, CNN (CNN) — The firestorm over the separation of children from their undocumented parents at the border has almost completely overshadowed another milestone in the long-running national immigration debate: Opposition to legal, as well as illegal, migration is...
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A man takes a picture of a graffiti believed to be attributed to street artist Banksy, in Paris.
AP Photo/Thibault Camus
June 25, 2018 - 9:37 am
PARIS (AP) — Banksy is believed to have taken his message on migration to Paris, which has seen seven works attributed to the provocative British street artist. The works attributed to Banksy have been discovered in recent days, including one near a former center for migrants at the city's northern...
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This undated photo released by French NGO "SOS Mediterranee" on June 11, 2018, shows migrants about to board SOS Mediterranee's Aquarius ship and Doctors Without Borders NGOs, in the Mediterranean Sea.
Kenny Karpov/SOS Mediterranee via AP
June 11, 2018 - 11:42 am
By Nicole Winfield and Aritz Parra, Associated PressROME (AP) — Spain stepped up Monday and offered to take in a rescue ship carrying more than 600 migrants after Italy and Malta refused. The diplomatic standoff left the migrants stranded in the Mediterranean Sea and revealed the brass-knuckled...
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