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Deportee tried to re-enter US with boy not his son, ICE says amid child-smuggling crackdown

A Honduran man who had been deported in 2013 was charged with alien smuggling in Texas last week for trying to cross the U.S.-Mexico border with a 6-month-old child he falsely claimed was his son, U.S. immigration officials said. Continue reading

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‘The situation is extreme. Fix it’: Shanahan, McAleenan reveal Trump’s command on border crisis

Acting Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan told “Fox & Friends” Tuesday that President Trump demanded “better results” at the southern border during a recent meeting. Continue reading

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Former DHS officials ousted over push back on Trump administration’s plan to arrest thousands of migrants

Former Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and a top immigration official challenged a previously secret White House plan to arrest thousands of migrant parents and children in nearly a dozen U.S. cities, Fox News confirmed Monday. Continue reading

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New Trump WH policy lets deputies detain immigrants on behalf of ICE, subverting ‘sanctuary’ laws

A new Trump administration policy will allow local deputies to detain immigrants on behalf of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE), even if sanctuary policies are written to prevent it.  Continue reading

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Homeland Security to launch pilot program of DNA testing at border

Migrants attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border with children will be asked to submit to a voluntary DNA test in order to prove they are related. Continue reading

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Trump orders asylum overhaul, including new fee for applicants and faster adjudications, amid ‘severe’ border crisis

President Trump called Monday night for a sweeping overhaul to an asylum system he has long said is rife with fraud. Continue reading

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Radio ads offer to ‘help out’ migrants trying to enter US, Border Patrol official says

U.S. Customs and Border Protection this week claimed that advertisements aired on the radio in Central America are urging migrants to come to the U.S. for the “American dream.” Continue reading

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Massachusetts judge accused of helping illegal immigrant evade ICE pleads not guilty

The Massachusetts judge accused of helping an illegal immigrant evade an Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer has pleaded not guilty to all counts. Continue reading

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9th Circuit mulls Trump WH policy of returning asylum seekers to Mexico temporarily

Another Trump administration immigration control effort went before the critical eye of the 9th Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals on Wednesday — and appears likely to suffer a similar fate as previous government programs that the court’s judges have struc… Continue reading

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Acting DHS chief predicts a lot of progress building southern border wall despite Congressional inaction

Acting Homeland Security Secretary Kevin McAleenan said Tuesday that his department needed more troops on the southern border, where he expected to leverage a “robust partnership” with the Department of Defense and continue building a barrier blocking … Continue reading

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DHS Secretary Nielsen urges ’emergency response’ to migration crisis

Department of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said on Thursday that the country is “emergency response� mode in dealing with a surge of Central American migrants illegally crossing the United States’ southern border. Continue reading

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DHS Secretary Nielsen: Tackling the border emergency at the source

The situation at our Southern Border has gone from a crisis to near system-wide meltdown. As the president has declared – this is a national emergency. Continue reading

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Mexico to hand out some humanitarian visas as thousands of caravan migrants gather in Chiapas

Mexican immigration officials plan to issue humanitarian visas on a “limited basis” starting Monday to some of the roughly 2,500 Central American and Caribbean migrants gathered in the southern state of Chiapas. Continue reading

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