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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.
People wait in line to buy bus tickets at station in Caracas, Venezuela, May 21, 2018.

Millions of Venezuelans have fled their homes, and it’s affecting the entire region — here’s where they’re going

Hundreds of thousands of Venezuelans have sought refuge in neighboring countries in recent months, and the communities receiving them have struggled to deal with the influx.

‘Where are the girls?’: Reporters press the Trump administration to release information and images of detained migrant girls and toddlers

Images of detained migrant children released by the government in recent days have not pictured girls or toddlers, prompted many on social media to ask: "Where are the girls?"

Trump’s aides are reportedly showing him photos of detained children smiling and playing video games

As images and audio of distressed migrant children detained on the border saturate the news media, President Donald Trump is reportedly being shown more positive images of the children separated from their parents under a new "zero tolerance" immigration policy implemented by his administration.

Ivanka Trump is staying silent on one of her biggest issues

Prominent voices in the media are putting renewed pressure on Ivanka Trump, the president's top adviser and eldest daughter, to speak out against the administration's policy of separating children from their parents after being detained at the border.
Stephen Miller.

Stephen Miller, the Trump aide behind the harshest immigration policies, is a descendent 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, including the administration's "zero tolerance" policy that separates immigrant children from their families at the US-Mexico border.
Migrants try to stay afloat after falling off their rubber dinghy during a rescue operation by the Malta-based NGO Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) ship in the central Mediterranean in international waters some 15 nautical miles off the coast of Zawiya in Libya, April 14, 2017.

At least 44 migrants drowned off the coasts of Tunisia and Turkey

At least 1,178 migrants have died worldwide in 2018 through May 28.