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Kuwait Closes Borders in Latest COVID-19 Restriction

Kuwait will close its land and sea borders in its latest measures against the coronavirus, except for shipping operations, starting Wednesday says the Cabinet. The...

French Immigration officer Stabbed to Death by Sudanese Migrant

An immigration official has been stabbed to death by a Sudanese migrant in the city of Pau in southwestern France. The suspect reportedly stabbed the...

Biden Administration Unveils Plans to Let 25,000 Asylum-seekers into the US.

Friday the Biden administration revealed plans to let in 25,000 asylum seekers waiting in Mexico for immigration court hearings, while their cases are ongoing.  The...

Government of Colombia to Grant Legal Residency Status to Displaced Venezuelans

Colombian President Iván Duque announced that they would give protected status to almost one million undocumented Venezuelan migrants residing in their country. Duque said that...

Kuwait Orders Shop Closures, Bans Non-Citizen Entry on COVID Fears

Kuwait will restrict entry for all non-citizens, lasting two weeks starting Sunday, to curb the spread of Covid-19.The Kuwaiti cabinet, meanwhile exempts immediate relatives...

China No Longer Recognizes British Passport for HK Residents

Beijing announced that it will not recognize the British National Overseas (BNO) passport as a valid document for Hong Kong residents. (China) "no longer recognizes...

At Least 43 People Drown After Migrant Boat Capsizes in the Mediterranean Sea

At least 43 African migrants drowned in the first migrant shipwreck of 2021, two agencies of the United Nations reported on Jan. 20.At least...

Guatemalan Authorities Attempt to Disperse US-bound Migrant Caravan

Guatemalan security forces have deployed tear gas and used batons to beat back a large migrant caravan bound for the United States.Guatemalan security forces...

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