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US border agents engaged in ‘shocking abuses’ against asylum seekers, report finds
Revealed: documents released after six years of legal tussles uncover over 160 cases of misconduct and abuse

Ed Pilkington in New York

21, Oct, 2021 @3:54 PM

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A nurse’s journey from treating Covid in Brazil to death in the US desert
Lenilda dos Santos left her home in rural Amazonia, part of a South American exodus driven by a coronavirus-era depression

Tom Phillips in Vale do Paraíso

18, Oct, 2021 @4:00 AM

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Biden to reinstate Trump-era ‘Remain in Mexico’ migrant policy
DoJ says reinstatement depends on approval from Mexican government as critics say news is ‘appalling’

Amanda Holpuch

15, Oct, 2021 @6:57 PM

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Senior state department official calls Biden’s deportation of Haitians illegal
Harold Koh, a legal adviser and Obama administration veteran, criticises use of health protocol to expel thousands of migrants

Julian Borger in Washington

04, Oct, 2021 @10:53 PM

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Haiti deportations justified because of Covid, Biden homeland secretary says
As pressure remains over events at Texas border, Alejandro Mayorkas promises investigation of use of horses to round up migrants

Amanda Holpuch

26, Sep, 2021 @4:42 PM

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‘Law and order’ views linger in Del Rio after migrant encampment cleared
Some residents of the small west Texas city responded to the migrants with hate and fear. Others directed anger at politicians

Alexandra Villarreal in Del Rio, Texas

25, Sep, 2021 @1:12 PM

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‘Treated like animals’: Julián Castro condemns Biden over humanitarian crisis at US border
Democrat says denying rights of Haitian people to claim asylum contradicts Biden’s promises to reverse ‘Trump’s cruelty’

Ed Pilkington in New York

24, Sep, 2021 @6:00 PM

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‘Sleeping in the dust’: migrants face harsh conditions in Del Rio as 5,000 remain
At its height, the Del Rio encampment harbored about 14,000 migrants – but even as traffic is dwindling, the situation has deteriorated

Alexandra Villarreal in Del Rio

24, Sep, 2021 @1:07 PM

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Haitians reportedly being released in US likely include pregnant women and families
Haitian people have been freed on a ‘very, very large scale’ in recent days rather than deported, according to US officials

Guardian staff and agencies

23, Sep, 2021 @12:29 PM

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Men on horses chasing Black asylum-seekers? Sadly, America has a precedent | Moustafa Bayoumi
The Biden administration has condemned abuses at the border – while maintaining the policies underlying these abuses. That’s beyond cynical

Moustafa Bayoumi

23, Sep, 2021 @10:22 AM

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Crowded camps, garbage piles, extreme heat: migrants in Texas face unlivable conditions
An estimated 14,000 have crossed the Rio Grande only to be faced with squalid living conditions and possible deportation

Gloria Oladipo

22, Sep, 2021 @9:30 PM

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Texas: thousands of migrants gather under border bridge in makeshift camp
Border patrol ‘overwhelmed’ as makeshift camp springs up under international bridge in Del Rio on Mexico border

Alexandra Villarreal in Austin and agencies

17, Sep, 2021 @3:17 PM

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