Asylum Policy

Biden administration to deport Haitians in Del Rio, Texas

This week, the United States resumed deportation flights to Haiti under the public health order. On Wednesday, immigration and customs services repatriated around 90 Haitians. Among those deported were families with young children, according to the Haitian Bridge Alliance, a rights group, which also said they had been deported under …

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Stop treating asylum seekers like garbage, says city leader

A total of 200 asylum seekers were placed in the Britannia Hotel building in Wolverhampton … Wolverhampton Council chief Ian Brookfield said West Midlands authorities are “happy to help” those who have fled Afghanistan. But he criticized the fact that two-thirds of the authorities do nothing to support the effort …

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DHS upheaval comes as political tensions erupt

While it’s not clear whether additional factors played a role in their departures, tensions have erupted in recent months as the Department of Homeland Security finds itself at the center of some of the country’s most pressing issues, such as as the management of the influx of migrants to the …

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Second senior official leaving DHS in one week

David Shahoulian, a senior official in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), is stepping down, making him the second senior official to leave the department this week. A source confirmed to The Hill on Tuesday that Shahoulian, who was deputy secretary for border and immigration policy, had resigned from his …

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