Trump

  1. Trump limits asylum from Mexico border, caravans head north

    President Donald Trump on Friday effectively suspended the granting of asylum to migrants who cross the U.S.-Mexico border illegally, seeking fresh ways to block thousands of Central Americans traveling in caravans from entering the United States.

    Region:
    America
    Category:
    Politics
    Trump limits asylum from Mexico border
  2. Trump forces out Attorney General Jeff Sessions

    U.S. President Donald Trump forced his controversial Attorney General Jeff Sessions to resign Wednesday, setting up a possible showdown with newly energized congressional Democrats over the investigation of Russia’s involvement in the 2016 presidential election.

    Region:
    United States
    Category:
    Politics
    Trump ousts Sessions, vows to fight Democrats if they launch probes
  3. Trump and Obama trade blows as midterm elections loom

    Obama ridiculed Trump’s focus in the final days of the campaign on the caravan of Central American asylum seekers making their perilous way to the US border. “Two weeks before the election they are telling us that the single greatest threat to America is a bunch of poor, impoverished, broken, hungry refugees 1,000 miles away.”

    Region:
    United States
    Category:
    Politics
    Trump, Obama square off in whirlwind weekend before midterm elections