Coronavirus pandemic

Guatemala on deportees with COVID-19: US not acting 'like allies'

Guatemala's president questions alliance with the US as immigration authorities continue to deport those with COVID-19.

Guatemala on deportees with COVID-19: US not acting 'like allies'

Asylum Seekers

Rights groups: Trump's 'exploiting a health crisis' to end asylum

Critics slam Trump administration decision to extend policy expelling most migrants, asylum seekers at the US border.

Rights groups: Trump's 'exploiting a health crisis' to end asylum

Coronavirus pandemic

Asylum seeker doctor prepares for coronavirus on US-Mexico border

Cuban Dairon Elisondo Rojas, who is seeking asylum in the US, treats fellow migrants in the Matamoros makeshift camp.

Asylum seeker doctor prepares for coronavirus on US-Mexico border

US-Mexico border

Citing coronavirus, Trump ramps up expulsions of migrant youth

The expulsions are the latest Trump administration measure aimed at preventing the entry of migrant children.

Citing coronavirus, Trump ramps up expulsions of migrant youth

Asylum Seekers

US can soon start sending people seeking asylum to Honduras

Critics slam new US-Honduras deal, which was released the same day the US indicted a Honduran ex-national police chief.

US can soon start sending people seeking asylum to Honduras

Coronavirus pandemic

Fire tears through Greece refugee camp after coronavirus protest

Blaze follows protests over death of asylum seeker who was cleared of the coronavirus but returned to the camp.

Fire tears through Greece refugee camp after coronavirus protest

Coronavirus pandemic

Guatemalan deported from US tests positive for COVID-19: Official

Authorities say the 29-year-old man started showing symptoms for the novel coronavirus after being deported last week.

Guatemalan deported from US tests positive for COVID-19: Official

Coronavirus pandemic

Calls to end MPP as US delays hearings due to coronavirus

Move pushes back hearings for those sent to Mexico under Trump administration's controversial 'Remain in Mexico' policy.

Calls to end MPP as US delays hearings due to coronavirus

Guatemala

Guatemala suspends all deportation flights from US over COVID-19

Officials say the suspension will last until protocols are created that ensure the health of deported asylum seekers.

Guatemala suspends all deportation flights from US over COVID-19

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

Asylum Seekers

US Supreme Court allows 'Remain in Mexico' to stay in place

Immigrant rights groups blast the ruling, saying the policy endangers thousands along the US-Mexico border.

US Supreme Court allows 'Remain in Mexico' to stay in place

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

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

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