Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Guatemala

US veep tells would-be migrants, ‘Do not come, do not come’

Even as Harris made the case for reforms, those very migrants she hoped to help were still streaming north for America.

Migrant caravan meets tear gas and batons on way to US

The Biden transition team is advising people not to head for the US, and stressing that the border will not be open to everyone.

Biden may protect migrants who fled from natural disasters to the US

This would be a major change from Trump, who rolled back many refugee aid schemes.

Guatemala suspends budget that sparked violent protests

Lawmakers now have until Nov 30 to approve a new budget, otherwise the government will continue to operate under the existing budget.

Migrant caravan turned back after Trump threatens Mexico

The pandemic is wrecking lives but migrants escaping it also pose health risks to others on their trek to the US.

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