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Undocumented immigrants wait in a detention center at the Border Patrol detention center in Nogales, Arizona (Reuters/Jeff Topping).

Against the accusations of activists and human rights organizations, Donald Trump's government has initiated an official procedure to withdraw from a judicial agreement that limited the government's ability to detain minors in prisons for immigrants.

La Administración Trump toma medidas para detener niños por largos períodos de tiempo

 09/07/2018 - 15:05
Los inmigrantes indocumentados esperan en un centro de detención en el centro de detención de la Patrulla Fronteriza en Nogales, Arizona (Reuters/Jeff Topping)

Contra denuncias de activistas y organizaciones de derechos humanos, el gobierno de Donald Trump ha iniciado un procedimiento oficial para retirarse de un acuerdo judicial que limitaba la capacidad del gobierno de detener a menores de edad en prisiones para inmigrantes.


37 die in clash between inmates, police at Venezuelan prison

 08/17/2017 - 04:56
Venezuelan authorities guard the Jose Gregorio Hernandez Hospital after an interior ministry team tried to take the prison by force that in Puerto Ayacucho, Venezuela, 16 August 2017. EPA/Pedro Zapata

 As part of an effort to curb prison violence, the leftist government has imposed a militarized administration in roughly half of Venezuela's penal institutions. US Vice President Mike Pence said Monday in Cartagena, Colombia, that Venezuela is a failed state that threatens the security and prosperity of the entire hemisphere.

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Hermanos Duarte acuden en ayuda de indocumentados: "No queremos que esto pase a otras familias"

 06/07/2017 - 04:21
A  Mexican family from National City, California, denounced undercover federal immigration agents, in unmarked cars, showed up outside their home last Tuesday and arrested his parents.They made a You Tube video to draw public attention to the issue.

El pasado 23 de mayo, los padres de los hermanos Duarte, residentes en National City, CA, fueron detenidos por la Patrulla Fronteriza y desde entonces permanecen bajo custodia federal en espera de una audiencia ante un juez de inmigración.

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Consulates ban together against Trump

 03/03/2017 - 01:27
Centro de Defensoria Mexican Consulate.

The Consulate of Mexico in Philadelphia held the official inauguration of the “Legal Defense Center” for Mexican immigrant rights within its offices, located at 111 South Independence Mall East,.

Given the new immigration measures announced by the United States government and President Trump, the President of Mexico instructed all of the Mexican Consulates in this country to become “authentic defenders of the rights of [Mexican] immigrants.”