Tag archive for ‘Immigration’
By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, December 20th, 2022

AMLO’s government dismantles migrant camp in southern Oaxaca

The Mexican government has dismantled a massive migrant camp in the southern state of Oaxaca where tens of thousands of migrants mostly from Central and South America, have obtained temporary transit documents More...

By sanmigueltimes On Thursday, September 15th, 2022

8 members of an alleged human trafficking ring were arrested on the US-Mexico border

Eight people were arrested Tuesday in connection with what federal authorities believe is a sprawling human smuggling operation that may have victimized thousands of migrants. Erminia Serrano Piedra, also known More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, January 5th, 2022

Haitian migrants are offered a one-year residency in San Miguel de Allende

2021 has been a difficult year for Haiti. After a couple of natural disasters that devastated parts of the country in the middle of this year, the situation worsened when on July 7, President Jovenel Moïse More...

By sanmigueltimes On Wednesday, June 10th, 2020

Trump administration sued over coronavirus-related border restrictions

(Reuters) – On Wednesday, June 10th, the Trump administration faced its first legal challenge to a policy that has nearly halted the U.S. asylum system as well as admissions of migrants at the U.S. border More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, October 15th, 2019

Mark Morgan: Mexico is doing exactly what they promised to stop migrant caravans

The number of migrants taken into custody along the southern U.S. border soared to nearly 1 million during the government’s fiscal year that ended Sept. 30, according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection More...

By sanmigueltimes On Tuesday, September 10th, 2019

U.S. credits Mexico, Central America for sharp drop in border arrests

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration on Monday credited Mexico and Central American countries with helping to cut U.S. border arrests by nearly 60% from a record high earlier this year but then More...

By sanmigueltimes On Monday, July 8th, 2019

AMLO created National Guard to fight rising crime, but now it’s in a face-off with migrants

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico (Reuters) – A convoy of Mexican state and municipal police trucks roared along the US-Mexico border in Ciudad Juarez to confront cartel gunmen, past National Guardsmen patrolling the More...

By sanmigueltimes On Friday, October 6th, 2017

Landscaper’s ‘hire American’ plan ended with bringing in Mexican workers to do the job

CoCal, a Denver-based landscaping company, hires dozens of temporary workers from Mexico each year because it can’t find enough Americans to take the jobs. DENVER — The first day on the job for the 39 new hires More...