Refugees

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
At least 31 Somali refugees are dead after the boat they were traveling in from Yemen to Sudan was attacked by what might have been a U.S.-made Apache helicopter. International Organization for Migration (IOM) confirmed "dozens of deaths and many dozens of survivors brought to hospitals." A local coastguard officer told Reuters that "the refugees...
Lauren McCauley, staff writer
Irish people must "refuse to allow our history to be hijacked for a right-wing white nationalist agenda," wrote Irish senator Aodhán Ó'Ríordáin. (Photo: @DubLoony/Twitter)
While Irish Prime Minster Enda Kenny traveled to the White House to take part...
Nadia Prupis, staff writer
U.S. immigration lawyers are ready to take President Donald Trump to court—...

Further

With the sweep of his pen, President Donald Trump caused the U.S. immigration system to go into total disarray and sowed global chaos and confusion on Friday afternoon. The executive order he signed at 4:42 p.m. suspended all Syrian refugees from entering the country indefinitely, prohibited any other refugees from coming into the country for 120 days, and banned foreign nationals from seven predominantly Muslim countries from visiting the country for 90 days. Refugees and people were caught...