US-Mexico border

More asylum seekers arrive at border as US expands military power

Migrants and refugees continue long wait in Tijuana as US defence chief given extra authority to use military at border.

More asylum seekers arrive at border as US expands military power

US-Mexico border

Mixed reception leaves Central Americans uncertain in Tijuana

Anti-migrant protesters in Mexican border town march towards complex housing thousands who fled their homes last month.

US-Mexico border

'They said leave or else': Why a Honduran family is fleeing to US

Many Hondurans on the Central American exodus to the United States are fleeing violence and political persecution.

'They said leave or else': Why a Honduran family is fleeing to US

Mexico

After resting in Mexico City, caravan ready to continue north

Some 5,000 Central Americans rested in makeshift refugee camp in city's stadium to prepare for next leg of journey.

US-Mexico border

Trump restricts asylum at the US-Mexico border

Presidential proclamation bars individuals who cross southern border between ports of entry from receiving asylum.

Trump restricts asylum at the US-Mexico border

Asylum Seekers

Trump administration moves to restrict asylum seekers at border

Once plan goes into effect, those at US southern border would only be eligible for asylum if they go to official port.

Trump administration moves to restrict asylum seekers at border

Immigration

'Nothing can stop a mother who's searching for her son'

Tens of thousands of US-bound migrants and refugees have gone missing while crossing borders, rights groups say.

'The last call': Searching for missing relatives on migrant route

Latin America

Migrant caravan arrives in Mexico City en route to US border

The migrant caravan makes a rest stop in Mexico City before pushing on to the US border.

Human Rights

Honduran survivor of migrant massacre joins caravan for safety

A survivor of a 2010 massacre of migrant group, Billy Martinez makes the trek again, hoping to find safety in numbers.

Honduran survivor of migrant massacre joins caravan for safety

Donald Trump

Trump to further restrict asylum seekers with limits, tent cities

US president says he's finalising plan that would deny asylum to those who enter US between official ports of entry.

Trump to further restrict asylum seekers with limits, tent cities

Latin America

Violence, poverty, disease: Why a Honduran mother fled

Orvelina Melendez witnessed her husband's murder. Now on US-bound caravan, she hopes to provide for family, sick son.

Honduran mother holds husband's death papers on way to US border

Latin America

Honduran government preventing many from fleeing to US

Hondurans say Washington's pressure has led to the crackdown on those fleeing poverty and violence.

Latin America

Poverty is the reason Hondurans flee to the US

Honduras ranks among the poorest nations in the world, where 6 in 10 homes are subject to extreme poverty.

US-Mexico border

'Fear and hate': Critics slam Trump's anti-caravan troop surge

Rights groups call Pentagon's plan to send 5,200 troops to US-Mexico border an overreaction, saying there's 'no crisis'.

'Fear and hate': Critics slam Trump's anti-caravan troop surge

Honduras

Honduran killed in Mexican border crackdown on migrant caravan

Police fired rubber bullets, tear gas as more than 1,000 migrants and refugees attempted to cross border into Mexico.

Honduran killed in Mexican border crackdown on migrant caravan