US asylum seekers - updates

Rappler's latest stories on US asylum seekers


U.N. 'regrets' impact U.S. court ruling will have on asylum seekers

Sep 13, 2019 - 11:06 PM

UN refugee agency spokesman Andrej Mahecic stresses that 'any person fleeing violence or persecution must be able to access full and effective asylum procedures and international protection'

Asylum seekers fleeing U.S. for Canada brave snow, extreme cold

Feb 11, 2017 - 2:41 PM

Among the first wave of immigrants to Canada in the wake of Trump s measure is a two year old boy who reportedly begged his mother to let him to die in the snow because he could walk no further