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Officials: 396 Haitian migrants detained near Bahamas

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The U.S. Coast Guard has detained a boat carrying 396 Haitian migrants near the Bahamas in one of the biggest human smuggling incidents in the region, Bahamian officials said. The migrants were detained close to the far-flung Cay Sal island located between Florida and Cuba, immigration officials in the […]

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Hundreds of migrants in UK are ‘dangerous criminals’

An investigation by The Sun has revealed that a large number of migrants who have arrived in Britain are “dangerous criminals”, including rapists, murderers, and terrorists. Among the hundreds who have been found to be serious criminals are also gangsters, child sex-offenders and drug dealers. However, the majority of migrants who make the perilous crossing […]

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Home Office says Albanian migrants with tags are cutting them off

The majority of Albanian Channel migrants who have been tagged in a bid to stop them from skipping immigration bail and going off the radar have either cut off or damaged their tags, official figures show. Out of the 284 Channel migrants tagged since June last year, 204 of them are Albanians. Figures from the […]

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Fact Check Team: More states opt to bus migrants to other cities

Fact Check Team: More states opt to bus migrants to other cities UpNorthLive.com Source link Related Content Babel at Florida Studio Theatre

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Hundreds of Cuban and Haitian refugees arrive in Florida at the

A surge of Haitian and Cuban refugees began arriving in the Florida Keys by boat at the end of December. Driven by desperate poverty and political violence to make the dangerous journey north, hundreds have been intercepted by US border authorities since the start of the new year. Recently arrived migrants wait in a garage […]

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Wave of migrants in Florida Keys is a crisis, Monroe County

Wave of migrants in Florida Keys is a crisis, Monroe County Sheriff says – CBS Miami Watch CBS News A surprise at sea for the passengers of a Carnival Cruise ship. While traveling to Miami, travelers spotted a small raft drifting in the water. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking news, […]

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Misery in El Paso: Hundreds of homeless migrants live in squalor

El Paso, Texas CNN  —  One-year-old Brenda’s tiny feet are bare on the cold asphalt of an El Paso parking lot as the harsh reality starts to sink in for her parents. They are undocumented. They are homeless. And their daughter barely escaped death when they crossed the Rio Grande. “My daughter would have died […]

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Tent processing center for migrants going up in El Paso, expected

CNN  —  In response to the increased number of migrants crossing the border in El Paso, US Customs and Border Protection is erecting a soft-sided tent facility to increase migrant processing capacity by about 1,000, according to Landon Hutchens, US Customs and Border Protection spokesperson. “The facility will be used by U.S. Border Patrol El […]

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Ninety migrants cross Channel on Christmas Day

More than 45,000 migrants have made the journey across the Channel from France this year. Source link Related Content Princess Eugenie steps out for lavish dinner in London Outside Edge | Community celebrating after new farm-to-town

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World Cup changes nothing for migrants – Qatar have pulled off a

So, after 64 games, the most controversial World Cup in history is over. As a football tournament, Qatar ‘22 has to be viewed as a resounding triumph. There was something weird about Lionel Messi’s crowning moment in football taking place in fancy dress – the Arab bisht didn’t really suit him – but if you […]