Lebanese film director keeps faith after COVID-19 dashes Cannes dreams

BEIRUT (Reuters) – Many directors would have been devastated when their plans to show their first feature at the Cannes Film Festival were wrecked by the spread of COVID-19.... Read more »

Berlin stars in tale of a refugee’s hunger to belong

BERLIN (Reuters) – Away from Berlin’s clubs, far from the tourist hotspots, young drug dealers, many of them immigrants, eke out a marginal existence on the fringes of the... Read more »

Trump administration taking $3.8 billion more from military for Mexico border wall

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. Defense Department sent Congress a request to shift nearly $4 billion from the military budget to pay for a wall on the border with... Read more »

U.S. Border Patrol to send Tactical Unit officers to ‘sanctuary cities’

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration is deploying highly trained officers to boost arrests of unauthorized immigrants in a number of cities, including Los Angeles, Chicago and New York,... Read more »

New York sues Trump administration over exclusion from traveler programs

FILE PHOTO: The use of fingerprint reader on a new Global Entry Kiosk is demonstrated at Los Angeles International Airport September 7, 2011. REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn NEW YORK (Reuters) –... Read more »

Mexico says halted migrant caravan that entered country illegally

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) – Mexico’s government said on Tuesday that it largely halted a caravan of undocumented Central Americans migrants that waded across a river into Mexico, and says... Read more »

Children go missing as Central American migrants clash with Mexican forces

SUCHIATE RIVER, Guatemala/Mexico (Reuters) – Mexican security forces fired tear gas at rock-hurling Central American migrants who waded across a river into Mexico earlier on Monday, in a chaotic... Read more »

Large migrant caravan prepares to enter Mexico from Guatemala

FILE PHOTO: Migrants from Central American, part of a caravan travelling to the U.S., arrive at the border between Guatemala and Mexico, in El Ceibo, Guatemala, January 18, 2020.... Read more »

U.N. envoy hopes for, but cannot predict, speedy reopening of Libya oil ports

BERLIN (Reuters) – The United Nations envoy to Libya said on Saturday he hoped but “could not predict” whether eastern oil ports shut ahead of a pending Berlin summit... Read more »

UK will not automatically deport EU nationals after Brexit: Verhofstadt

LONDON (Reuters) – Britain will not automatically deport European Union citizens who have not applied for the right to remain in the country after Brexit, European Parliament Brexit coordinator... Read more »