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They Were Told 45 Days. Now Asylum-Seekers Are Being Forced To Wait Up To A Year In Mexico.

"I don’t know how we’re going to be able to afford to stay in Juárez for that long," a father of three said. "It’s dangerous here for migrants."

Adolfo Flores • 12 hours ago

A Migrant Teen Died In Border Patrol Custody After Being Detained For A Week

The 16-year-old had been in the custody of Border Patrol for a week.

Hamed Aleaziz • One day ago

A 2-Year-Old Boy Detained At The Border Has Died After Weeks In The Hospital

“The children are the most vulnerable, and we have seen four back-to-back cases of children who have lost their lives this way."

Adolfo Flores • 6 days ago

Immigrants Are Being Forced To Sleep Outside On The Ground At This Texas Facility: "Why Do They Treat Us Like This?"

“We were all piled on top of each other on the pavement. We hardly slept,” one 14-year-old immigrant told BuzzFeed News.

Adolfo Flores • 6 days ago

Here's Why A Record Number Of Families Are Actually Showing Up At The Border

The Trump administration's hardline immigration policies have done little to stop thousands of Central American families from journeying to the US.

Adolfo Flores • 13 days ago

The Trump Administration Can Continue To Force Asylum-Seekers To Wait In Mexico, A Federal Appeals Court Ruled

The 9th Circuit allowed the administration to continue its controversial policy while the case makes its way through the appeals process.

Adolfo Flores • 14 days ago

A Baby Died And 3 Others Are Missing After A Migrant Raft Capsized On The Rio Grande

The tragedy comes as US border agents encounter a record number of families and children along the southern border.

Adolfo Flores • 19 days ago

A 16-Year-Old Unaccompanied Immigrant Boy Has Died In US Government Custody

No health concerns were initially observed, but he soon became “noticeably ill" and required hospitalization, a Health and Human Services spokesperson said.

Hamed Aleaziz • 20 days ago

The Trump Administration Is Going To Start DNA Testing Families At The Border

The rapid DNA testing pilot program is expected to launch next week at two locations along the US–Mexico border.

Adolfo Flores • 21 days ago

"This Could Get Worse": Mexico's Raid On Migrants Marks A Shift In Approach To Caravans

"The government had always tried to stop the caravans, but never at this scale or so out in the open."

Adolfo Flores • 25 days ago

An Armed Militia Detaining Migrants At The Border Has Been Forced Out Of Its Campsite

"I think they are, at least for now, a thing of the past."

Adolfo Flores • 28 days ago

The FBI Has Arrested The Leader Of An Armed Militia Detaining Migrants At The Border

“This is a dangerous felon who should not have weapons around children and families."

Adolfo Flores • One month ago

The US Says Immigrants Can Be Denied Citizenship Over "Marijuana-Related Activities," Even In States Where It's Legal

"Federal law does not recognize the decriminalization of marijuana for any purpose, even in places where state or local law does.”

Adolfo Flores • One month ago

"They Killed Us": Crowdfunding Sites Have Cut Off An Armed Militia Detaining Migrants At The Border

The militia detained hundreds of people at gunpoint this week and is accused of violating the crowdfunding sites' policy on the promotion of hate or violence.

Salvador Hernandez • One month ago

A Militia Group Detained Hundreds Of Migrants At Gunpoint At The Border

"These individuals should not attempt to exercise authority reserved for law enforcement," said New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas.

Salvador Hernandez • One month ago

A Record Number Of Migrant Families Are Showing Up At The Border Despite Trump's Crackdown On Immigration

Officials said more than 53,000 families trying to cross the southern border were apprehended in March, the highest number since records began.

Adolfo Flores • One month ago

"This Is Not Something I Would Normally Do": People Are Scrambling To Help As Thousands Of Migrants Are Released At The Border

Overwhelmed by an unprecedented surge of migrants released at the southern border, volunteers and nonprofit groups are struggling to provide the most basic help.

Adolfo Flores • One month ago
Adolfo Flores • One month ago

“It’s Hell There”: This Is What It’s Like For Immigrants Being Held In A Pen Underneath An El Paso Bridge

US immigration officials are holding hundreds of people in a temporary outdoor detention camp under a Texas bridge, where migrants are surrounded by fencing and sleeping on dirt.

Adolfo Flores • One month ago

Trump Falsely Claimed A Migrant Father “Admitted Blame” After His 7-Year-Old Daughter Died In Border Patrol Custody

“I think it’s been very well stated that we’ve done a fantastic job,” Trump said from his Mar-a-Lago resort.

Salvador Hernandez • One month ago