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Guatemala asks U.S. to help its migrants after volcano eruption

Jun 26, 2018 - 4:20 PM

Officials have confirmed the deaths of 112 people as a result of the eruption on June 3, but scores more people remain unaccounted for

FUEGO VOLCANO. Nuns bless the disaster zone during the search for victims of the Fuego Volcano eruption, in the ash-covered village of San Miguel Los Lotes, in Escuintla Department, about 35 km southwest of Guatemala City, on June 11, 2018. File photo by Johan Ordonez/AFP

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Jan 09, 2018 - 12:44 PM

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Trump blasted over decision to repatriate 59,000 Haitians

Nov 22, 2017 - 12:08 PM

Lawmakers on both sides of the political aisle blasted the decision to repatriate the Haitians within 18 months, removing the Temporary Protected Status (TPS) they received after the devastating 2010 earthquake

BACKLASH OVER TPS DECISION. In this file photo, US President Donald Trump attends an event at the Roosevelt Room of the White House in Washington, DC, July 20, 2017. Saul Loeb/AFP

PH to US: Help 200,000 undocumented Filipinos

Sep 25, 2014 - 1:35 PM

Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario tells US officials that an immigration relief can also greatly ease the strain caused by Super Typhoon Yolanda Haiyan

SEEKING US HELP. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario (right) requests his American counterpart, US Secretary of State John Kerry, and US Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson to grant Filipinos immigration relief. File photo by Lynn Bo Bo/EPA

Do undocumented Filipinos in US qualify for TPS?

Sep 22, 2014 - 5:29 PM

The Philippines says the US has to look at the conditions very carefully to consider whether the Philippines qualifies for immigration relief through a temporary protected status

CONSULTING IMMIGRANTS. Philippine Foreign Secretary Albert del Rosario will meet with Filipino-Americans to discuss US immigration relief. File photo by Luong Thai Linh/EPA

5 US policies that Filipino Americans support

Apr 25, 2014 - 11:33 PM

Learn about the proposed immigration reform benefits for Filipino World War II veterans Temporary Protected Status application in state tuition for undocumented immigrant students and the inclusion of Filipinos in American textbooks

US Pinoys to Obama: Give drones to the PH

Apr 24, 2014 - 6:02 PM

A group of Filipino American businessmen and philanthropists says drone technology would help the Philippines fight off China s aggression in their territorial dispute

DRONES PLEASE. A Filipino American advocacy group asks President Benigno Aquino III to ask US President Barack Obama to provide the Philippines with drones. File photo from Wikimedia Commons

For Obama: How about a high-skilled immigration pivot for Asia?

Apr 19, 2014 - 1:33 PM

This might be a small step forward but it can help build trust that will be critical for a larger deal

US Pinoy groups to campaign for TPS for PH

Mar 20, 2014 - 3:20 PM

US based Filipino organizations are calling on the Fil Am community to rally for the approval of Temporary Protected Status TPS for Pinoys

Pinoys in NY push for Temporary Protected Status for PH

Jan 17, 2014 - 2:18 PM

The TPS can and will be a big help in easing the suffering of Filipinos in the US who have families and friends directly affected by Typhoon Haiyan

Post-Haiyan, PH seeks US immigration relief

Dec 17, 2013 - 1:24 AM

A temporary protected status allows undocumented Filipinos to assist in rehabilitation efforts