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VOA: US Inundated With Humanitarian Parole Requests From Afghans

After nearly 20 years of war, the U.S. and its allies left Afghanistan last August, helping to evacuate more than 130,000 Afghans...

VOA: Bill Aims to Remove US Immigration Courts from Executive Branch

Immigration judges have long urged Congress to pass legislation to make the immigration court system an independent entity sheltered from the policy...

VOA: Significant Nonimmigrant Visa Fee Increase Expected by September

The Biden administration has proposed raising the fees on almost all nonimmigrant visas. While U.S. officials say the move is needed to...

VOA: Florida Man Charged With Smuggling Migrants Into US to be Conditionally Released

A Florida man accused of smuggling Indian migrants who crossed through a freezing snowstorm into the United States from Canada last week...

VOA: Migrant Caravan from Honduras Stopped in Guatemala

Several hundred migrants who had departed from the Honduran city of San Pedro Sula on Saturday in hopes of reaching the United...

VOA: US Returns More Migrants to Mexican Border City Under Rebooted Trump-Era Policy

The United States on Wednesday began returning migrants to the Mexican city of Tijuana in a restart of a Trump-era program that...

AP: Immigrants welcome Afghan refugees, inspired by own journeys

Tram Pham tears up recalling how tough life was at first in the U.S. But she also remembers the joy she felt...

VOA: US Has Reunited 100 Children Taken From Parents Under Trump

A Biden administration effort to reunite children and parents who were separated under President Donald Trump's zero-tolerance border policy has made increasing...

BBC: Record numbers of young Guatemalans migrate north, leaving families in limbo

It was the early hours of a brisk October night when a van rolled up to María de la Cruz López Vásquez's...

VOA: US Agrees to Force Migrants to Stay in Mexico While Asylum Claims Considered

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security said Thursday it will comply with a court order and reinstate a program to force migrants...

VOA: Two US States Drop ‘Demeaning’ Terms for Immigrants; More Consider It

Luz Rivas remembers seeing the word on her mother's residency card as a child: alien.

VOA: 600 Migrants Found Crammed Into 2 Trailers Rescued in Mexico

Some 600 migrants from 12 countries were rescued Saturday in Mexico after they were found crammed into two tractor-trailers, the country's National...

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