Migrants

Lawsuits around US seek to block Trump's public charge rule

The new policy aims to deny legal permanent residency to many immigrants over the use of public benefits.

Lawsuits around US seek to block Trump's public charge rule

US-Mexico border

US House votes again to end Trump's border emergency declaration

Measure now goes to the White House where President Donald Trump is expected to veto it.

US House votes again to end Trump's border emergency declaration

Immigration

US Senate votes again to end Trump's border emergency declaration

Likely veto ahead as Senate votes for a second time to terminate the national emergency.

US Senate votes again to end Trump's border emergency declaration

Europe

Macron tightens migration stance: 'We can't host everyone'

French president's comments come days before parliament set to hold major debate on migration policy.

Macron tightens migration stance: 'We can't host everyone'

Al Jazeera World

Arabs Abroad: The Businesswoman and the Councillor

Meet a successful Iraqi pharmacist in the Netherlands and a Palestinian who is Milan's first Muslim female councillor.

Africa

Are South Africans closing the door on Africa?

A recent wave of xenophobic attacks has prompted reprisals across the continent.

Are South Africans closing the door on Africa?

Al Jazeera World

Arabs Abroad: The Politician and the Inventor

Meet a successful Canadian-Lebanese MP and a German-Syrian inventor who are giving back to their native communities.

Europe

Critics slam new EU 'Protecting our European Way of Life' job

Controversially named post draws criticism as migration portfolio is linked with safeguarding 'European values'.

Critics slam new EU 'Protecting our European Way of Life' job

US-Mexico border

Mexico 'won't accept US request' for safe third country agreement

Mexican Foreign Minister Ebrard reiterates his country will not become a safe third country for US-bound asylum seekers.

Mexico 'won't accept US request' for safe third country agreement

Opinion

South Africa is becoming a pariah in Africa

Recent Afrophobic attacks demonstrate the Rainbow nation is increasingly embracing an exceptionalist identity.

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Asylum Seekers

US judge restores nationwide block on Trump's asylum ban

The ruling blocks the Trump administration's rule barring nearly all Central Americans from seeking asylum in the US.

US judge restores nationwide block on Trump's asylum ban

Refugees

Trump considering significantly slashing refugee cap - again

Democrats, rights groups slam reported Trump administration plan to possibly make further cuts to annual refugee cap.

Trump considering significantly slashing refugee cap - again

Al Jazeera World

Arabs Abroad: The Surgeons

Meet an Iraqi orthopaedic surgeon and a Jordanian cardiologist who have built successful lives in the West.

United States

Death of man deported to Iraq adds to fears in Detroit

The death of Jimmy Aldaoud, after his deportation to a country he'd never been to, is stoking fear and anger in his Chaldean Catholic community in Detroit.

Assam

India publishes final NRC: All you need to know on citizens' list

Nearly 2 million left out from the controversial citizenship list in Assam amid fears they could be rendered stateless.

India publishes final NRC: All you need to know on citizens' list