United States

US immigration: Mother says child suffered trauma

Trump's zero-tolerance policy separating kids at border can cause children lifelong trauma.

Latin America

Mike Pompeo meets Mexico's president-elect Obrador

The US secretary of state met the incoming and outgoing presidents of Mexico while protesters, angry at the US' treatment of immigrants, hounded Pompeo's visit.

United States

US 'confident' it will meet next deadline to reunite families

The Trump administration failed to meet the court-mandated deadline to reunite children under five with their families after being taken from their parents at the US-Mexico border.

US-Mexico border

Trump request for long-term detention of migrant children denied

Ruling comes as government says it will reunite only half of migrant children under five by Tuesday deadline.

Trump request for long-term detention of migrant children denied

US-Mexico border

'They chose the kids like they were grocery products'

A Brazilian asylum seeker fights to be reunited with her nine-year-old son after being separated when entering the US.

US & Canada

US: More than 2,000 migrant children still separated from parents

Officials do not have a clear plan to reunite separated family members after President Donald Trump ended the policy last month.

US-Mexico border

Meet the deported nurse helping refugees at the border

Francisco 'Panchito' Olachea drives a beat-up ambulance around Nogales, taking care of those trying to get to the US.

Meet the deported nurse aiding asylum seekers at US-Mexico border

Opinion

Mexico's Lopez Obrador has to stand up to Trump

The newly elected Mexican president will have to prove that his promises to confront Trump are more than just rhetoric.

Miguel Guevara

by Miguel Guevara

Miguel Guevara

Mexico

New Mexican president offers cuts to US-bound migration

President-elect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he offered to reduce US-bound migration in exchange for US assistance.

New Mexican president offers cuts to US-bound migration

United States

17 states sue US administration over migrant family separations

Immigration authorities have separated about 2,300 children from their parents in recent weeks.

17 states sue US administration over migrant family separations

Immigration

US temporarily scales back 'zero tolerance' immigration policy

White House says administration has only temporarily halted part of its policy because it's 'going to run out of space'.

US temporarily scales back 'zero tolerance' immigration policy

US-Mexico border

Asylum seekers 'wait for weeks' at US-Mexico border

Jeff Sessions tells asylum seekers to go to official ports, but getting across the border proves difficult for many.

'I pray they let me in': Asylum seekers face long wait at border

US-Mexico border

'This is a crisis': Confusion at the US-Mexico border

Doubts over practical implementation of order to end family separation causes US border to slide further into chaos.

US & Canada

US migration crisis: Detained families face uncertainty

About 500 migrant children who were separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border have been reunited with their families.

Inside Story

What is behind US decision to abandon UN Human Rights Council?

Washington pulls out of the UN Human Rights Council, calling it a 'cesspool of political bias'.