US-Mexico border

Pregnant teen dies after falling from US-Mexico border wall

Miriam Estefany Giron Luna, from Guatemala, fell on her back from the top of the wall while trying to cross into the US.

Pregnant teen dies after falling from US-Mexico border wall

Coronavirus pandemic

Fears over coronavirus grip migrant camps on US-Mexico border

Health experts race to plan for the potential arrival of COVID-19 in a makeshift refugee camp on the US-Mexico border.

Fears over coronavirus grip migrant camps on US-Mexico border

Opinion

We must protect sacred sites from Trump's US-Mexico border wall

Trump is blowing up ancestral burial sites to build his wall, proving that nothing is sacred to this administration.

Ruth H Hopkins

by Ruth H Hopkins

Ruth H Hopkins

Coronavirus pandemic

'Diseases know no borders': Cooperation key in COVID-19 response

Experts say comprehensive plans needed to respond to potential coronavirus outbreaks near fluid, busy borders.

'Diseases know no borders': Cooperation key in COVID-19 response

US-Mexico border

US border national parks increasingly fortified by surveillance

Surveillance by US authorities on US-Mexico border threatens public land, environment and Indigenous rights, experts say

US border national parks increasingly fortified by surveillance

US & Canada

Stuck in Mexico: Central American asylum seekers in limbo

While their asylum cases are heard in US courts, Al Jazeera meets the refugees and migrants affected by a controversial policy.

Donald Trump

US court temporarily halts Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' policy

The ruling deals the Trump administration a major setback, even if it proves temporary.

US court temporarily halts Trump's 'Remain in Mexico' policy

US-Mexico border

Cross-border shooting lawsuit tossed out by US Supreme Court

Court declines to revive a lawsuit by a slain Mexican teen's family against US Border Patrol agent who shot him.

Cross-border shooting lawsuit tossed out by US Supreme Court

AJ Impact

Too dry to thrive: Climate change spurs Mexicans to change crops

Global warming may hurt Mexico more than many other countries.

Too dry to thrive: Climate change spurs Mexicans to change crops

US-Mexico border

Judge finds US in contempt for deporting migrant minors

Separately, judge sides with migrants who complained about inhumane, unsanitary conditions in Border Patrol facilities.

Judge finds US in contempt for deporting migrant minors

Podcast

Gun trafficking at the US-Mexico border

With Mexico's murder rate at an all-time high and cartel violence rampant, Al Jazeera investigates how firearms are smuggled across the US border into Mexico.

Gun trafficking at the US-Mexico border

Asylum Seekers

US border clampdown forces Venezuelan teen into Mexico alone

US authorities allow a Venezuelan father to enter the US, but force his 18-year-old daughter to wait in Mexico alone.

 US border clampdown forces Venezuelan teen into Mexico alone

US & Canada

Trump administration taking $3.8bn from military for border wall

The $3.8bn would come from National Guard and weapons programmes, setting the stage for possible clash with Democrats.

Trump administration taking $3.8bn from military for border wall

Asylum Seekers

A refugee camp grows on the US-Mexico border

In Mexico's Matamoros, thousands of asylum seekers wait in an encampment for their asylum cases to be heard in the US.

A refugee camp grows on the US-Mexico border

Mental health

US policy puts migrants at risk of kidnapping, extortion: MSF

Report also says 'Remain in Mexico' policy makes things 'much worse' for migrants suffering from mental health issues.

US policy puts migrants at risk of kidnapping, extortion: MSF