• President Trump Threatened to Turn Back Caravan Migrants If They Don't Claim Asylum in Mexico. That's Not Legal

    27 days ago - By Time

    President Donald Trump has said the Central American migrants traveling via caravan should seek asylum in Mexico - and threatened that they will be turned away if they reach the U.S. border.
    “People have to apply for asylum in Mexico first, and if they fail to do that, the U.S. will turn them away. The courts are asking the U.S. to do things that are not doable!” he tweeted Sunday.
    But following through on that threat could violate international law, experts say.
    As a signatory of the 1951 Refugee Convention and 1967 Protocol Relating to the Status of Refugees, Mexico is obligated to...
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  • Trump blasts caravan, says he's cutting Central American aid

    Trump blasts caravan, says he's cutting Central American aid

    27 days ago - By WISN

    It was unclear whether the president's tweets had any policy implications.
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  • Trump Threatens Aid Cuts To Central American Countries In Response To Migrant Caravan

    27 days ago - By NPR

    In response to the migrant caravan, President Trump has threatened to reduce aid to Central American countries and to seal the southern border, things that may not be solely in his power to do.
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  • Trump blasts caravan, says he's cutting Central American aid

    27 days ago - By Boston Herald

    WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump declared Monday the U.S. will begin cutting aid to three Central American countries he accused of failing to stop thousands of migrants heading for the U.S. border. But across his administration there was no indication of any action in response to what he tweeted was a "National Emergy."
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