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Not with out my son
Lourdes de Leon was deported to Guatemala. Her son stayed in U.S. custody. She says federal brokers tricked her into leaving with out the boy. “I’m conscious that one commits against the law, coming into illegally, nevertheless it’s extra of against the law after they take a son away from you.”
When a visa is not sufficient
Hundreds of thousands of immigrants to america could face issues shifting up from the “again of the road” to get their inexperienced playing cards if a proposed rule change anticipated from the Trump administration goes by this month as deliberate.
In latest weeks, the U.N. and the federal government of Bangladesh began the vetting course of for tons of of 1000’s of refugees residing in Cox’s Bazar, principally Rohingyas who fled Myanmar within the final yr. It is a step the displaced must undergo to assist decide not simply if they’re who they are saying they’re, but in addition whether or not they’ll qualify for resettlement in a 3rd nation.
The Africans propelling Les Bleus
France is headed to the World Cup remaining on Sunday with a crew comprised principally of first- and second-generation immigrants. However one professor notes that will not be reflective of an even bigger social shift in how immigrants are handled in France.
All of the camp’s a stage
Theater nerds will discover a approach to be theater nerds, irrespective of the place they’re. VOA chatted with Kurdish actors in Syria who discovered one another once more in a refugee camp after being displaced and are doing what they know finest: performing to a packed home.