Al Jazeera Documentaries

The New Germans

Exploring Germany's reception of new immigrants and its long-term pursuit of Arab migrants as a demographic strategy.

Opinion

Legal invisibility was the best thing to happen to me

I became an undocumented migrant at age six and it changed my life.

Robtel Neajai Pailey

by Robtel Neajai Pailey

Robtel Neajai Pailey

Fault Lines

Undocumented in Trump's America

A look at what it means to be undocumented in the US and how communities are fighting back against deportation.

Human Rights

The undocumented immigrants deported under Trump

AJ+ travelled to Arizona and Mexico to see how undocumented immigrants are being detained and deported under Trump.

The undocumented immigrants deported under Trump

United States

US: Poor detention-centre care causing immigrant deaths

Human Rights Watch says Trump's policies would increase number of preventable deaths in immigrant detention facilities.

HRW: US detention hazardous to immigrants' health

UpFront

Why immigrants are a good thing

We bust the myth that immigrants are a strain on the economy or more likely to commit crime.

French elections 2017

France votes: 'Left and right have completely failed'

Feminist activist Salika Amara, who set up the Paris suburbs' first female theatre group, discusses the state of France.

France votes: 'Left and right have completely failed'

United States

Will the US try to send 50,000 people back to Haiti?

After the 2010 earthquake, many Haitians were granted special status in the US. Now their future hangs in the balance.

Will the US try to send 50,000 people back to Haiti?

Immigration

US judge halts Trump's plan to punish sanctuary cities

Judge says US government cannot punish jurisdictions that do not cooperate with immigration authorities.

Trump order on sanctuary city funding blocked in court

Immigration

Australia announces tougher new exams for citizenship

Foreigners will now have to undergo an 'Australian values' test and take a stricter exam for English competency.

Immigration

Syrians have been in the US all along, Donald Trump

Syrians have woven themselves into the fabric of American society since the late 19th century. Here are their stories.

Syrians have been in the US all along, Donald Trump

Afghanistan

Afghan who served US military detained by ICE

Calls for end of three-week detention of 'Abdul' who worked with American forces in Afghanistan and holds a valid visa.

Afghan who served US military detained by ICE

Opinion

Can resettlement prevent irregular migration?

Accessible resettlement programmes for refugees in Africa can curb irregular immigration to the West and save lives.

Nassim Majidi

by Nassim Majidi
- Jessica Hagen-Zanker

Nassim Majidi

Opinion

Syria's green buses: Symbol of a seismic shift

Less dramatic than the barrel bombs and less celebrated than the White Helmets but Syria’s green buses are still iconic.

James Denselow

by James Denselow

James Denselow

Muslim Ban

Trump administration appeals block of travel ban

US government begins its legal battle to reinstate immigration order courts ruled discriminated against Muslims.

Trump administration appeals block of travel ban