Presidents of both countries, which share a land frontier of more than 595 miles, agreed to continue working to modernize infrastructure in the border zone to facilitate the safe and humane passage of migrants, as well as cross-border trade.
Born in Matagalpa, Nicaragua, Anielka Martínez is taking on the task "of being the voice of all the children of Latin America." Over 700 million children are being denied the chance to have the childhoods they deserve, according to NGO Save the Children.
After nearly three decades in prison, condemned by justice for the acts committed during his dictatorship, Manuel Antonio Noriega has died at age 83 of a brain tumor.
On his "Yo Creo" Tour, the Mexican singer will travel to places he has never performed as a singer, including the United States, Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Central America and parts of South America.
According to financial analysts, President Trump's budget for 2018 clearly indicates a cut in the benefits of the poor and an increase in the cash flow for wealthy taxpayers.
The Trump administration has decided to continue protecting thousands of Haitians living in the US since the 2010 earthquake from deportation for another six months.
Politicians speak for a living. So they should be especially careful with their words.
When elected officials make inflammatory statements that exploit fears and drive people apart, they need to be called out and told to pipe down.
Los partidarios de Donald Trump no son, ya lo sabemos, lo que llamaríamos gente buena. A cambio de su apoyo, ellos esperan que Trump presida sobre la administración más racista y antiinmigrante de que se tenga memoria.
There has been much focus on Donald Trump’s erratic foreign policy -- the outlandish positions, the many flip-flops, the mistakes. But far more damaging in the long run might be what some have termed the Trump effect -- the impact of Trump on the domestic politics of other countries. That effect appears to be powerful, negative and enduring. It could undermine decades of American foreign policy successes.
Donald Trump’s supporters are not nice people, and they expect him to preside over the most racist and anti-immigrant administration in memory.
Two Honduran cousins determined to migrate to US despite stricter immigration controls imposed by the Donald Trump administration.
Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly and Attorney General Jeff Sessions promised Thursday to prosecute parents who pay people-traffickers to help their children illegally cross the border into the US from Mexico and confirmed that the White House is still committed to build a wall along the two countries
Carolina and her family fled from their native Tegucigalpa, the Honduran capital, because for over a year Barrio 18 members had demanded more and more protection money every week to "watch over your business."Their original destination had been the United States until Donald Trump's arrival in the White House temporarily put the brakes on that idea.
Cómo las organizaciones locales trabajan para proteger a los inmigrantes contra el Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas en la Era de Trump.
Local social justice organizations are ramping up and changing tactics in the era of Donald Trump.
In places like El Salvador, one of the world's most deadly countries, a Swedish development organization called Humanium aims to take guns off the streets and have the metal recycled and sold. The revenue is funneled back into anti-violence programs.
VQR magazine reports about San Salvador’s upstart mayor, Nayib Bukele, who has promised a new way forward for a city besieged by decades of violence. His biggest obstacle, however, may not be the city’s gangs, but the city’s idea of itself.
There has been an explosion of apprehension of family units from Central America during the Trump presidency and this is leading to great strain on the system.
last June, authorities in El Salvador dismantled an extermination squad run by the military and police in the eastern part of the country, which is linked, according to official data, to 36 murders perpetrated between 2014 and 2016.
The United States is the main destination for Nicaragua's exports and is the main source of its remittances, which reach up to 6 percent of gross domestic product, while US investments generate about 300,000 jobs in the Central American country.
Senator Bob Casey is fighting for a reform of ICE and DHS processes for asylum seekers.
The exhibit honors the stories of unaccompanied immigrant youth, families, and young adults who fled their homes in Central America.
You’ll recall that tens of thousands of women, children and others made a mess of election-year politics because the huddled masses took literally the inscription on the base of the Statue of Liberty and showed up at our back door “yearning to breathe free.” All they wanted was to keep breathing.
The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agency is planning to round up thousands of immigrant families who have illegally entered the country since the start of last year and subsequently deport them, according to media reports.