‘No impunity’ for migrant detention center fire: Mexico president

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has pledged there will be “no impunity” for those responsible for a fire at a detention center that left dozens of migrants dead, as rights groups demand answers and call for accountability for this week’s fatal blaze. “We will not hide anything and there will be no impunity,” Lopez … Read more

What the new US-Canada border deal means for asylum seekers

Montreal, Quebec Canada and the United States have announced an agreement that expands their authority to expel asylum seekers who cross the nations’ shared border at unofficial points of entry, drawing condemnation from human rights advocates. The deal, which the Canadian government said would come into effect early on Saturday, effectively extends the so-called Safe … Read more

In Niger, migrant footballers strike joy but field Europe dreams

Agadez, Niger – The sun is just beginning its afternoon descent, and the desert heat has barely started to roll off the field. Undeterred, a team of footballers takes to the pitch for Tuesday afternoon practice behind the sand-coloured walls and seafoam-green metal doors of a football stadium in the Sahara Desert. Like players across … Read more

World premiere play spotlights US Assyrian diaspora community

Chicago, Illinois Something was different about the Goodman Theater last week. Maybe it was the drink menu, which boasted cocktails made of arak, a traditional West Asian liquor. Or maybe it was the set rising from the stage, depicting a well-to-do Baghdad home, centered around an intricate red-and-gold sofa. But there seemed to be an … Read more

UK interior minister in Rwanda to discuss migration deal

Asylum seekers, aid groups and a border officials union filed lawsuits to stop the conservative government from acting on a deportation agreement with Rwanda. The United Kingdom’s interior minister, Suella Braverman, has arrived in Rwanda to discuss an agreement in which the UK will relocate undocumented refugees and migrants there as she doubles down on … Read more

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