Category: méxico

‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy Has Less than One Percent Asylum Grant Rate
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‘Remain in Mexico’ Policy Has Less than One Percent Asylum Grant Rate

Less than one percent of asylum requests have been granted since implementation of the Remain in Mexico policy, also known as the Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), according to a Sunday-published report at the San Diego Union-Tribune. The San Diego Union-Tribune reported: It has been almost a year since the government began sending asylum seekers back to…

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Mexico Wants ‘Meeting’ After Trump Discusses ‘Terrorist’ Label for Cartels
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Mexico Wants ‘Meeting’ After Trump Discusses ‘Terrorist’ Label for Cartels

Mexico City announced efforts to have a “meeting” with U.S. officials after President Donald Trump’s recent announcement to designate some cartels as Foreign Terrorist Organizations (FTOs). In a prepared statement issued by Mexico’s Foreign Relations Ministry, officials reached out to their U.S. counterparts to explore the consequences that terrorist designations would entail. “In lieu of…

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