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Refugees’ stories inspire filmmakers at Berlin Film Festival

Refugees’ stories inspire filmmakers at Berlin Film Festival

Published 18/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Ibrahim Al Hussein (L) from Syria and and Qutaiba Nafea from Iraq pose for the photographer ahead of an interview with Reuters about [more…]

Trump to meet House Speaker Ryan on Sunday in Florida: White House

Trump to meet House Speaker Ryan on Sunday in Florida: White House

Published 17/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump meets with law enforcement at the Broward County Sheriff's Office in the wake of the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High [more…]

Berlinale film shows refugees’ lives at historic airport

Berlinale film shows refugees’ lives at historic airport

Published 16/02/2018

Ibrahim Al Hussein (L) from Syria and and Qutaiba Nafea from Iraq pose for the photographer ahead of an interview with Reuters about Karim Ainouz's [more…]

Senate rejects immigration bills, leaves Dreamers in limbo

Senate rejects immigration bills, leaves Dreamers in limbo

Published 16/02/2018

The U.S. Senate rejected a series of bills to protect "Dreamer" immigrants on Thursday, leaving in limbo the future of 1.8 million young adults brought to the United States illegally as children. [more…]

U.S., Mexico working to set up Trump, Pena Nieto meeting: White House

U.S., Mexico working to set up Trump, Pena Nieto meeting: White House

Published 15/02/2018

Officials are working to arrange a meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto "in the near future" to review progress on trade talks, a border wall and other issues, the White House said in a statement on Thursday. [more…]

Trump escalates attack on bipartisan immigration plan

Trump escalates attack on bipartisan immigration plan

Published 15/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks from the White House in Washington, U.S., February 15, 2018. REUTERS/Leah MillisWASHINGTON (Reuters) - The White House attack on a [more…]

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

U.S. court says Trump travel ban unlawfully discriminates against…

Published 15/02/2018

FILE PHOTO: Protesters gather outside the Trump Building at 40 Wall St. to take action against America’s refugee ban in New York City, U.S., March [more…]

Trump budget plan to seek funds for border wall, infrastructure, opioi

Trump budget plan to seek funds for border wall, infrastructure, opioi

Published 12/02/2018

The top of five of U.S. President Donald Trump's eight border wall prototypes are shown near completion along U.S.- Mexico border near San Diego, California, [more…]

Philippines says more than 2,200 citizens in Kuwait want to go home

Philippines says more than 2,200 citizens in Kuwait want to go home

Published 12/02/2018

Filipino workers who were repatriated from Kuwait take part in a dialogue with a Department of Labour official at Ninoy Aquino International Airport in Paranaque, [more…]

Trump plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure faces steep hurdles

Trump plan to overhaul U.S. infrastructure faces steep hurdles

Published 12/02/2018

U.S. President Donald Trump speaks to reporters in the Oval Office at the White House in Washington, U.S., February 9, 2018. REUTERS/Jonathan ErnstWASHINGTON (Reuters) - [more…]