Tag: border

In Oval Office speech, Trump demands a wall but does not...

President Donald Trump urged Congress in a televised speech on Tuesday to give him $5.7 billion (4.5 billion pounds) this year to help build...

Trump holds firm on border wall, offers steel option as compromise

U.S. President Donald Trump pledged on Sunday not to bend in his demand for a wall along the southern border with Mexico but said...

U.S. agents fire tear gas into Mexico at ‘violent mob’ near...

U.S. border agents launched tear gas into Mexico early on Tuesday to deter a group of migrants that one official called "a violent mob"...

Eritrea closes border crossing to Ethiopians, residents say

Eritrea has blocked entry for Ethiopians at one of the border crossings that opened this year after the neighbours ended a long military standoff...

Turkey bolsters military on Syrian border as U.S. readies pull-out

Turkey began reinforcing its positions on both sides of its border with Syria on Sunday, a Reuters witness said, as Ankara and Washington agreed...

Turkey bolsters military on Syrian border as U.S. readies pull out...

Turkey is sending reinforcements to its border with Syria, Demiroren News Agency (DHA) reported on Sunday, adding that some 100 vehicles including mounted pickup...

U.S. government watchdog to probe child’s death after border arrest

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security's internal watchdog will investigate the death of a 7-year-old Guatemalan migrant which occurred after she was detained by...

Trump administration official defends tear gas use at Mexico border

The firing of tear gas canisters by U.S. border agents toward migrants in Mexico near a border crossing last month followed regulations, a senior...

Tired of waiting for asylum, migrants from caravan breach U.S. border

Central American migrants stuck on the threshold of the United States in Mexico breached the border fence on Monday, risking almost certain detention by...

New rules for Schengen’s internal border control

Members of the European Parliament said that internal border checks within the Schengen area should be limited to a maximum of one year, instead...