Immigration


Thousands Expected to German Event Against Far Right

Thousands of people are expected to attend a gathering in the eastern German city of Chemnitz against far-right protests. Monday evening’s gathering comes in reaction to a week of sometimes…

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First Asylum-Seekers Boat in 4 Years Reaches Australia

The first asylum-seekers boat has reached Australia in more than four years, a government minister said Monday, as new concerns were raised about the psychological state of children who arrived…

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The Land of the Free and The Home of the Migrant

President Trump’s Slovenian in-laws, Viktor and Amalija Knavs, recently became United States citizens in a private ceremony in Manhattan, leading some critics to accuse the president of hypocrisy. The ostensible…

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Unintended Consequences

As numerous administrations have discovered, even the best planned policies often have unintended consequences. Sometimes, the ramifications are clearly negative. One example is the U.S. decision to arm the Mujahedeen…

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Immigration Raids in Nebraska, Minnesota Target Businesses

A large federal law-enforcement operation conducted Wednesday targeted businesses in Nebraska and Minnesota that officials say knowingly hired — and mistreated — immigrants who are in the U.S. illegally. The…

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More Than 700,000 Foreigners Overstayed Visas Last Year

More than 700,000 foreigners who were supposed to leave the United States during a recent 12-month period overstayed their visas, the Homeland Security Department said on Tuesday. President Donald Trump…

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Libya Intercepts More Than 570 Europe-Bound Migrants

Libya’s coast guard intercepted three groups totaling more than 570 Europe-bound migrants, including at least 66 women and 19 children, in the Mediterranean Sea, a spokesman said Wednesday. One group…

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