The refugee crisis is stoking tensions among the countries on the so-called Balkan migrant corridor— Greece, Macedonia, Serbia, Croatia and Slovenia. The stakes were further raised amid fears that the masses of refugees crossing into Europe mostly from the Middle East could be infiltrated by Islamic extremists. At least two of the militants involved in the Nov....» Read More
WASHINGTON— The Obama administration appealed to the Supreme Court Friday to rescue its plans to shield from deportation millions of immigrants who are in the country illegally. The appeal, filed exactly a year after Obama announced his executive actions on immigration, injects the Supreme Court into a dispute between 26 mainly Republican-led states and...
Alex White, country analysis director for the Economist Intelligence Unit, says voters don't have a lot of confidence in political leaders to address the problem of Syrian refugees.
Over the past 10 years, migration from has slowed considerably, partly because of America's sluggish economy.
After the Paris attacks, border security and immigration along with terrorist groups like ISIS are the two top election concerns, according to data from Fluent.
More than half the nation’s governors have said they want to ban Syrian refugees, says Gov. Jay Inslee. Here's why I'm not among them.
CHICAGO, Nov 19- More Mexicans are leaving the United States than entering it according to a report released on Thursday, at a time when some Republicans, including presidential candidate Donald Trump, have taken a hard line on illegal immigration. Most Mexicans leaving the United States are doing so voluntarily to reunite with their family or to start one, the...
The Pew Research Center found that slightly more than 1 million Mexicans and their families, including American-born children, left the U.S. for Mexico from 2009 to 2014. During the same five years, 870,000 Mexicans came to the U.S., resulting in a net flow to Mexico of 140,000.. The era of mass migration from Mexico is "at an end," declared Mark Hugo Lopez, Pew's...
Honduran authorities said on Wednesday they had intercepted six Syrian nationals traveling on doctored Greek passports in the past week.
Americans do not need to be kept safe from Syrian refugees, says Tammy Lin. Our vetting process is one of the toughest in the world.
WASHINGTON— The Obama administration has announced plans to steadily increase the number of refugees accepted in the United States for the next two years. Those fleeing Syria and other war ravaged countries who are brought to the United State are considered refugees, while many people seeking a safe haven in Europe are considered migrants seeking asylum.
U.S. governors trying to block Syrian refugees don't understand who they are and what they bring to America, says Elizabeth MacBride.
Florida Gov. Rick Scott called on the federal government to suspend resettlement of Syrian refugees in the U.S. until a fuller review is conducted.
Gov. Rick Scott, (R-Fla.), expresses concern about the relocation of Syrian migrants to the Sunshine State.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports a number of U.S. governors are stepping up and saying "no" to accepting Syrian refugees into their states.
The Chertoff Group's Michael Chertoff, discusses U.S. intelligence to decide who comes into the U.S., and the security concerns after the Paris attacks.
Fearful Chinese tourists are cancelling their trips to Europe, in the wake of the Paris attacks. CNBC’s Eunice Yoon reports.
Politico reporter, Nicholas Vinocur discusses France’s political and security response to the attacks in Paris.
Sir Nigel Sheinwald, former ambassador to the United States of America, discusses the military, security and technological repercussions from the attacks in Paris.
Discussing the recent Paris attacks, Marco Vicenzino, director at Global Strategy Project, says continental Europe is an “easier target” than other countries due to the refugee crisis.
Kyriakos Mitsotakis, Greek politician and member of the New Democracy party, says Greece needs assistance dealing with the influx of refugees and there is a need to distinguish between economic migrants and refugees.