Reports tagged “Crimes Against Migrants”

Links to long-form information about U.S. border governance and migration

Pandemic as Pretext: Trump Administration Exploits COVID-19, Expels Asylum Seekers and Children to Escalating Danger

Published by Human Rights First on May 13, 2020.

A current overview of how the Trump administration’s COVID-19 response, including blanket expulsions of asylum-seeking Mexicans and Central Americans, including unaccompanied children, is worsening the humanitarian situation along the border.

Tags: Asylum, Crimes Against Migrants, Public Health, Remain in Mexico, Unaccompanied Children

No Way Out: The Humanitarian Crisis for Migrants and Asylum Seekers Trapped Between the United States, Mexico and the Northern Triangle of Central America

Published by Doctors Without Borders on February 11, 2020.

A documentation of the effects that U.S. asylum restriction policies are having on migrants’ physical and mental health, based on 480 interviews and testimonies with migrants and asylum seekers.

Tags: Asylum, Crimes Against Migrants, Detention, Metering, Mexico crackdown, Remain in Mexico, Trauma