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US to reconsider asylum for separated immigrant families

1 month, 5 days ago
US President Donald Trump’s administration has agreed to reconsider the asylum claims of some 1,000 immigrant parents and children who were separated at the US border as part of a deal to settle lawsuits over his “zero-tolerance”…

Trump’s revised travel ban dealt first court setback

1 year, 7 months ago
WASHINGTON: A federal judge in Wisconsin dealt the first legal blow to President Donald Trump's revised travel ban on Friday, barring enforcement of the policy to deny U.S. entry to the wife and child of a Syrian refugee already granted…

Canada has seen jump in asylum seekers from US: officials

1 year, 7 months ago
OTTAWA: The number of migrants applying for refugee status in Canada after crossing the border from the United States has been rising since the beginning of the year, officials said Thursday.  "Canada has seen an increase in the number…

Syrian president’s wife rejected offer of asylum

2 years ago
DAMASCUS: The wife of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad said in an interview her husband's foes had offered her the chance to flee Syria in order to try to shake confidence in him, but that she had not left the country since the war…

Chinese tourist mistakenly ends up as refugee in Germany

2 years, 2 months ago
BERLIN: A Chinese tourist who tried to report a stolen wallet during a visit to Germany unwittingly signed an asylum application that got him stranded as a refugee for two weeks in the country's burgeoning asylum bureaucracy.