Martin fled Cameroon when security forces imprisoned his father and started regularly raiding Anglophone villages. The U.S. government might send him back.
The number of Venezuelan refugees will reach 5.4 million by the end of 2019, according to projections from the United Nations.
Officials say the new plan is built to address backlog issues. But advocates say it will result in fewer people getting asylum.
The international idea of who counts as a refugee is over half a century old. But today the lines between "refugee," "migrant," and "illegal border crosser" have all begun to blur.
Because the protection is only a temporary status and doesn't offer a path to citizenship, it puts recipients in a legal gray zone.
U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services says everything is available online. How did such a major misunderstanding happen?
The Trump administration has deported Cambodian refugees with criminal records at an unprecedented pace. Liberal governors are using pardons to fight back.
A Facebook-based refugee charity can be borderless and international in a way that other charities can't.
In his State of the Union, President Donald Trump honored a survivor of both the Holocaust and the Tree of Life shooting. Now, a Jewish refugee advocate says Trump is sending mixed messages.
Envy Silva, whose family is originally from Guatemala, holds a holiday toy she received from immigration activists across the street from the Miramar Immigration and Customs Enforcement Facility in South Florida.
Anyone who enters the U.S. has a right to claim asylum, but the process isn't easy.
The administration's mass deportations and refusal to take in escapees from disaster may be fueling organized crime in Tijuana and other border towns.
As a result of the Venezuelan crisis, refugees are flooding into cities and towns across the region, an example of a growing global trend.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo announced on Monday that the U.S. will accept only 30,000 refugees in 2019.
After an unprecedented outbreak of violence in a border town that has become the main entry point for Venezuelan migrants, the Brazilian government on Monday ruled out closing the border.
The new sanctions are the toughest U.S. action so far in response to Myanmar's ongoing human rights abuses.
An influx of refugees into Manitoba has raised concern among indigenous Canadians about how limited governmental resources will be distributed between the groups.
The administration hasn't been shy about changing the law, but more hidden changes have taken place too.