US & Canada

Trump's attorney general confirmed after bitter battle

Trump's choice, Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions, confirmed after accusations of racism and strong resistance.

Muslim Ban

Trump lawyer grilled over 'terror' claims

Ruling on US administration's travel ban expected soon after judges demand 'terrorism' evidence linked to seven nations.

US & Canada

Trump clashes with courts over immigration ban

US president accuses court system of endangering the country after his controversial travel ban is put on hold.

United States

US government asks court to restore Trump travel ban

Justice department files brief with federal appeals court in support of President Donald Trump's travel and refugee ban.

Politics

US court rejects bid to immediately restore travel ban

Appeals court denies justice department's request to immediately reinstate President Donald Trump's immigration ban.

Politics

Justice department appeals blocking of US travel ban

Washington challenges a legal order that temporarily halted Donald Trump's ban on citizens from seven countries.

Muslim Ban

Trump 'in judiciary clash' after court lifts travel ban

President Donald Trump vows to restore travel ban after court temporarily halts order to keep refugees out of the US.

Muslim Ban

Solidarity and British humour at London anti-Trump demo

Thousands turn up in London for latest march against US president's ban on nationals of seven Muslim states entering US.

The Listening Post

Trump's travel ban: Covering the chaos

While Donald Trump's Muslim ban got plenty of coverage, is the administration capitalising on the fear narrative?

The Listening Post

The media, Muslims and Trump's travel ban

As US borders tighten, we trace the media narratives on immigrants, refugees and Muslim 'Others'.

Muslim Ban

The US Muslim ban and the story of my Iraqi father

In the 1950s political turmoil interrupted my father's life, just like the Muslim ban has now done to many other lives.

by Huda Al-Marashi

Muslim Ban

US federal judge blocks Trump's immigration ban

Ruling seen as the most severe legal blow yet to ban on immigrants and travellers from seven Muslim-majority countries.

United States

Up to '60,000 visas revoked' after Trump's travel ban

State department figure contradicts US media reports quoting government lawyer saying 100,000 visas have been cancelled.

UpFront

Is Trump's Muslim ban a gift to ISIL?

We talk to counterterrorism expert and former FBI agent Ali Soufan, and debate Putin's role on the world stage.

Politics

NYC Yemenis close bodegas to protest Trump travel ban

Strike supported by more than 2,000 people aimed to highlight the role of immigrant labour in the city.