U.S. begins returning migrants to Mexican border city under rebooted Trump-era policy

Posted on AllSides January 5th, 2022
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The United States on Wednesday began returning migrants to the Mexican city of Tijuana in an restart of a Trump-era program that forces asylum seekers to wait for U.S. court hearings in Mexico, Mexican authorities and the U.N. migration agency said.

The United States and Mexico last month agreed to relaunch the controversial scheme known as Migrant Protection Protocols (MPP), in keeping with a U.S. federal court order.

U.S. President Joe Biden, a Democrat, has struggled to reverse many hardline immigration policies put in place by his Republican predecessor, Donald...

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https://www.reuters.com/world/americas/us-begins-returning-migrants-mexican-border-city-under-rebooted-trump-era-policy-2022-01-05/

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