473,000 DV lottery and immigrant visa applicants awaiting interview dates

Earlier, the US State Department had clarified that a new visa sticker would not be issued to the 2020 DV winners whose visas had expired.

N24 Correspondent, WASHINGTON:- Due to the backlog, 473,000 DV lottery and immigrant visa applicants are waiting for an interview date at the National Visa Center. Julie M. Stufft, Acting Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for[ ... ]

Immigrant Group Wants Clear Rules on ICE in Philly Schools

By CLAUDIA LAUER, PHILADELPHIA (AP):- A Latinx immigrant rights organization is asking the School District of Philadelphia to set clear rules and better train staff and teachers on restrictions against Immigration and Customs Enforcement involvement[ ... ]

Biden to meet with Mexican president amid migration issues

By JOSH BOAK, MARK STEVENSON and ELLIOT SPAGAT, WASHINGTON (AP):- President Joe Biden plans a virtual meeting Monday with Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador — a chance for the pair to talk more fully[ ... ]

BIDEN’S CITIZENSHIP BILL: A CALCULATED RISK

After the recent US Presidential election, many people have been wondering how so many millions

EU Commissioner Tells Bosnia to Manage Migration Better

LIPA, BOSNIA (REUTERS):- The European Union’s migration commissioner Ylve Johansson urged Bosnia on Thursday to

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    (Anti-coup protesters run away from tear gas launched by security forces in Yangon, Myanmar, Monday, March 1, 2021. Defiant crowds returned to the streets of Myanmar's biggest city on Monday, determined to continue their protests against the military's seizure of power a month ago, despite security forces having killed at least 18 people around the country just a day earlier. AP Photo)

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    (Officers of the Russian Federal Penitentiary Service walk near the gate of the penal colony N2, where Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny has been transferred to serve a two-and-a-half year prison term for violating parole, in the town of Pokrov on March 1, 2021. Photo: Dimitar DILKOFF-AFP)

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    (Lava flows down from the crater of Mount Merapi, Indonesia’s most active volcano, as seen from Kaliurang in Yogyakarta on March 1, 2021. Photo: Agung Supriyanto-AFP)

Canada-US Asylum Pact in Doubt After Ottawa Court Ruling

By Craig McCulloch, VANCOUVER:- The clock is ticking for Canada’s withdrawal from an agreement with the United States on cross-border asylum-seekers. A recent Canadian court

HIGH HOPES FOR BIDEN IMMIGRATION REFORMS – ADVOCATES PUSH TO END “CRUELTY AND PAIN”

After four years of brutish immigration restrictions, advocates are breathing a sigh of relief and seeing a clear opening to push through ambitious reforms under

A Guatemalan Village Tells The Story of Immigration To The U.S.

The population of the province of Huehuetenango, Guatemala, is majority Maya. It’s a remote region near the border with Mexico, about a seven-hour drive from

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