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Turkish police bolster Greek border to stop migrants’ return | Turkey News

Turkish police bolster Greek border to stop migrants' return | Turkey News

Turkey has deployed 1,000 police officers to its border to prevent Greece pushing migrants and refugees back, its interior minister said, as thousands massed at the Greek frontier.  “A thousand special force police officers are deployed from this morning to the Meric River on the border, fully equipped, to prevent people …

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U.S. shuts border bridge to stop migrants rushing across from Mexico

U.S. shuts border bridge to stop migrants rushing across from Mexico

CIUDAD JUAREZ/EL PASO (Reuters) – U.S. authorities said they closed the busy Ciudad Juarez-El Paso border bridge on Friday after more than a hundred mostly Cuban migrants tried to cross in response to a court ruling suspending an asylum policy. Migrants, mainly from Cuba, block the Paso del Norte border …

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Supreme Court rules for Border Patrol agent in suit filed by Mexican family over cross-border shooting

Supreme Court rules for Border Patrol agent in suit filed by Mexican family over cross-border shooting

A divided Supreme Court ruled Tuesday in favor of a Border Patrol agent who faced a lawsuit from parents of a Mexican child he killed in a June 2010 cross-border shooting. Jesus Mesa Jr. and the parents of 15-year-old Sergio Adrián Hernández Güereca gave different accounts of what happened, with the parents claiming the …

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Israel hit with Palestinian rocket barrage after Gaza border confrontation with militants

In this frame grab from video, an Israeli military vehicle removed the body of a Palestinian militant along the Gaza-Israel border on Sunday. (AP Photo)

Palestinian militants fired approximately 30 rockets into Israel on Sunday evening, Israeli military officials said, near the end of a tense weekend that also saw Palestinian militants apparently trying to plant a bomb at the Gaza border, along with Israeli strikes hitting targets in Gaza and Syria. A Palestinian Islamic Jihad …

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Turkey closes Iran border due to outbreak

Turkey closes Iran border due to outbreak

People wear masks after deaths and new confirmed cases revealed from the coronavirus in Tehran, Iran on February 21, 2020. Anadolu Agency All times below are in Eastern time. 9:45 am: IMF chief sees negative economic impact from virus, even if outbreak contained The coronavirus that originated in China will …

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Ancient Native American burial site blasted for Trump border wall construction

Ancient Native American burial site blasted for Trump border wall construction

Red-lettered signs warning of “BLASTING” began appearing over the past week at Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument, a remote desert region in southwestern Arizona bordered by Mexico to the south and a Native American reservation to the east. Crews have been blasting the hillside while excavators and backhoes clear a …

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Trump to Propose $4.8 Trillion Budget That Will Include More Border Wall Funding

Trump to Propose $4.8 Trillion Budget That Will Include More Border Wall Funding

WASHINGTON — President Trump is expected to ask Congress for billions of additional dollars for his wall along the southern border and more immigration enforcement resources as part of his official budget proposal that is set to be released on Monday. The White House is expected to propose a $4.8 …

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