Immigration

Mexicans Across That Other Border: Canada!

Tens of thousands of Mexicans are heading north from the United States into Canada. How long will they stay there? Nobody knows.<p>TIJUANA, Mexico—"This move will make it easier for our Mexican friends to visit Canada, while growing our local economies and strengthening our communities," Canadian …

Canada

German police warned Anis Amri was planning a suicide attack nine months before Berlin Christmas market massacre

Police in Germany knew Anis Amri was planning a suicide attack nine months before he drove a lorry into a packed Christmas market in Berlin last December, killing 12 people, it has emerged.<p>The German equivalent of CID warned in a confidential memo to regional authorities last March, that it has …

Terrorism

Farage forced to admit Westminster attack had nothing to do with immigration

Nigel Farage has been forced to admit the Westminster terror attack was unrelated to immigration, following comments he made on Fox News that …

Border Security

Man who lost son to an illegal immigrant speaks out

<b>Tags:</b>aliyah, Trending<p>Related Stories<p>Watch: Car painted with diamond dust<br>• Former CIA official backs wiretapping claims<br>• Watch: Crowds run in fear of …

Illegal Immigration

Three million new migrants may come to Turkey from Iran: Deputy PM

A fresh migration wave with three million migrants is currently in the phase of mobilization from Iran to Turkey, Turkish Deputy Prime Minister Veysi …

Turkey

Merkel challenger Schulz faces first test as tiny German state of Saarland goes to the polls

For Angela Merkel, Sunday will be a moment of truth. Martin Schulz, the man many believe could topple her after more than a decade in power, faces his first real test at the ballot box in regional elections. And if the polls are right, he is on course to win a stunning upset.<p>The setting is …

Border Security

Immigrant issues loom large at Albany Latino conference

Immigrant and human rights groups reiterated Saturday their requests for more financial backing from the state as they prepare for upcoming and …

Secretary Of State

'There's a pro-European mood in Bulgaria'

Bulgaria holds parliamentary elections on Sunday. Whatever the outcome, the next government would be well advised to continue the European course, says German Social Democrat politician Gernot Erler.<p><i>DW: Mr Erler, what are your expectations for the parliamentary elections in Bulgaria on March …

Europe

Egyptian court jails 56 over migrant boat shipwreck

An Egyptian court sentenced 56 people to prison terms of up to 14 years on Sunday over the capsizing of a boat that killed over 200 people, one of the deadliest disasters in the dangerous Mediterranean crossings of migrants to Europe.<p>The boat capsized off the Egyptian coast on Sept. 21. Rescue …

Egypt

Will President Trump's Executive Order on Immigration Be Our Saving Grace?

On March 22, sometime in the late morning, I heard a breaking news story: “Shooting Incident - London, England.” Although I didn’t realize it at the …

Conservative POV

Angela Merkel doesn’t want to threaten Poland and Hungary ‘for now’

German chancellor Angela Merkel said on Saturday she hopes tensions between the EU and member states such as Poland and Hungary could be resolved by …

Europe

Angela Merkel has made a surprising decision about Ivanka Trump

Angela Merkel has reportedly given the go ahead for Ivanka Trump to visit Germany on official White House business.<p>The pair met in Washington DC last …

Border Security

Stories making the Swiss Sunday papers

Swiss Sunday papers bore positive news regarding Swiss relations with the EU, particularly on immigration issues, as well as reactions to …

Europe

Merkel's challenger Martin Schulz lays out vision for chancellery

The ex-European Parliament president has vowed to tackle gender pay gaps, calling them one of the greatest injustices. He further discussed defense spending, executive pay and tax cuts in a German newspaper interview.<p>Social Democratic Party (SPD) leader Martin Schulz has discussed some of his …

World News

The Deported: Hundreds of B.C. criminals without citizenship shipped out

Print<p>Since Len Van Heest was deported to the Netherlands on March 6, he calls his mom on Vancouver Island every morning to find out how his favourite …

Deportation

Trump supporter shocked her husband is facing deportation

(Photo: WNDU-TV)<p>Roberto Beristain came into the United States from Mexico Nineteen years ago. He became the owner of Eddie’s Steak Shed in Granger, …

Deportation

Sweden’s immigrants struggle with jobs and integration

Mahmoud moved to Sweden 10 years ago from Iraq. But sitting on a wall in the Rosengard housing project in the southern Swedish city of Malmo, he …

Pakistan to build fence along disputed Afghan border

Pakistan says it has started building a fence along the Afghan border to stop militants from crossing over. Experts say that deep cultural ties between Afghan and Pakistani Pashtuns will render the move ineffective.<p>Amid worsening ties with Afghanistan, Pakistan announced Saturday it had started …

Border Security

Refugee crisis in the Mediterranean: 'The smugglers' calculations are obvious'

Civilian sea rescue missions like the German organization "Jugend Rettet" are trying to prevent deaths in the Mediterranean, but it's a mammoth task, as huge numbers are still risking their lives to make the crossing.<p><i>14 young volunteers from "Jugend Rettet e.V." are currently patrolling the sea</i> …

Refugees

Germans in tiny Saarland vote in big test for Merkel

BERLIN/SAARBRUECKEN: Germans in the small western state of Saarland vote on Sunday in a regional election that could deliver an upset to Chancellor …

Germany

Debating the big questions on immigration: What rights do immigrants have — and is the president free to bar them?

Part one: A panel of experts debates immigrant rights, presidential powers and the dark lessons of history<p>Big changes are afoot on immigration policy as the right continues to deploy its familiar talking points, feeding into the Trump punitive juggernaut. Unfortunately, the current public discourse …

Immigration Law

She thought Trump would deport 'bad hombres.' Instead, he's deporting her law-abiding husband.

When Helen Beristain told her husband she was voting for Donald Trump last year, he warned her that the Republican nominee planned to "get rid of the Mexicans."<p>Defending her vote, Beristain quoted Trump directly, noting that the tough-talking Republican said he would kick only the "bad hombres" out …

Immigration Law

Pretty much the only thing Trump's border wall will block is common sense

The Trump administration is accepting proposals from contractors for preliminary designs and prototypes for the first sections of the president’s ballyhooed wall along the border with Mexico. If it’s built, the project will be a boondoggle of legendary proportions and likely will become the subject …

Immigration Law

Immigration Reform 2017: Trump Voter's Mexican Husband Set To Be Deported

The Mexican owner of a steakhouse in Granger, Indiana, whose wife voted for President Donald Trump was scheduled to be deported Friday. Roberto …

Immigration Reform

Texas Gov. Abbott wants to jail sheriffs who push sanctuary city policies

Texas Gov. Abbott (R) told Tucker Carlson Friday that he is seeking legislation that would put a sheriff in jail if they pushed sanctuary city policies to help illegal aliens escape federal immigration authorities.<p>Abbott excoriated Sheriff Sally Hernandez of Travis County for upholding sanctuary …

Sanctuary Cities

Podcast: how American immigration policy led to workplace raids, and what they do to communities

It was the biggest workplace immigration raid the US had seen to date.<p>On May 12, 2008, 389 workers, almost all of them Hispanic, were detained at a kosher meatpacking plant in Postville, Iowa. They were taken to a cattle show ground in nearby Waterloo and tried in groups as large as 10 at a time. …

Canadians shy away from US travel amid fears of discrimination

Canadian travelers have been cancelling plans to visit the United States, as civil rights lawyers caution US border officials may be emboldened by Donald Trump's rhetoric. Jillian Kestler-D'Amours reports from Toronto.<p>Fadwa Alaoui wanted to take her two young children and a cousin shopping in …

Border Security

In Aftermath Of Brutal High School Rape, Parents Speak Against Illegals

Two male high school students who are residing in this country illegally were arrested for brutally raping a 14-year-old classmate in the bathroom …

Illegal Immigration

Pakistan Begins Fencing of Afghan Border

Pakistan says it has started fencing off its long border with Afghanistan and areas vulnerable to cross-border militant attacks are being given …

Border Security

A Trump-Voting Town Is Trying To Protect A Local Restaurateur From Deportation

A group of Trump supporters in a small Indiana town are finding out the hard way that some of the new President’s stances may have sounded perfectly reasonable in an airplane hanger rally back in October, but not so much when the teeth of those policies take a bite out of someone they know. South …

Deportation