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Migrants watch from behind a fence as Hungarian riot police stands guard in front of a migrant reception centre in Roszke, Hungary, September 4, 2015. Some 300 migrants broke out of a Hungarian border camp on Friday and hundreds of others set off on foot from Budapest as police scrambled to keep control of a migrant crisis that has brought Europe's asylum system to breaking point.

Turkey’s plan to flood Europe with millions of refugees if it is condemned for attacking Syria is a real and dangerous threat, officials warn

An official with the Greek government told Business Insider that Turkey could "send about 500,000 refugees immediately."
US President Donald Trump speaks during a roundtable on immigration and border security at the US Border Patrol Calexico Station in Calexico, California, April 5, 2019

Trump is expected to sign order to send people seeking asylum in the US to Guatemala instead, according to report

Under the new agreement, asylum seekers wouldn't have a chance to make their case in the US. Instead, they'd make their case in Guatemala.
U.S. Vice President Mike Pence tours the Donna Soft-Sided Processing Facility in Donna, Texas, U.S. July 12, 2019.

Photos and video capture Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to an overcrowded border facility where some detainees hadn’t showered for over...

Vice President Mike Pence visited two border patrol facilities in Texas on Friday — one for families and another overcrowded facility for single men.
A meeting takes place on Wayfair furniture at the Boston headquarters of Wayfair in 2018

Leaked Wayfair documents reveal massive racial disparity in company leadership as it grapples with employee-led crisis over furnishing border camps

As Wayfair faces backlash, internal data shows that the response is being led by an overwhelming white leadership team.

A ‘minuscule’ premature newborn found in crowded border patrol facility in Texas

A prematurely born baby was found in the arms of her teenage mother on Thursday in a crowded border patrol facility in Texas.
Stephen Miller.

Stephen Miller, the Trump aide behind the harshest immigration policies, is a descendant of asylum-seekers

White House senior adviser Stephen Miller has long been one of the driving forces behind President Donald Trump's harshest immigration policies.
Lindholm Island was once used to house contagious animals for research.

Denmark wants to isolate its ‘unwanted’ migrants on a remote island that once housed contagious animals

The Danish government announced it intends to decontaminate the island of Lindholm in 2019 and have it to house up to 125 migrants by the end of 2021.

Hillary Clinton says Europe needs to stop taking in migrants — and people aren’t happy about it

Hillary Clinton is facing backlash after telling Europe to try to calm right-wing populism by refusing to offer "refuge and support" to migrants.
US President Trump speaks to Mexican president Enrique Peña Nieto as he makes an announcement on NAFTA in the Oval Office.

Trump reportedly wanted to shut down the entire US-Mexico border, but his aides talked him out of it

President Donald Trump got so frustrated over immigration that he asked his staff to "close the whole thing," referring to the entire US-Mexico border, during a meeting in the Oval Office this summer, as The Washington Post reported Saturday.
Then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a news conference near the US-Mexico border, outside Laredo, Texas.

The Trump administration wants the Pentagon to hold thousands of immigrant children on military bases

The Defense Department told lawmakers that the Department of Health and Human Services had inquired about housing unaccompanied minors at military facilities and that the Pentagon was reviewing the request.