Lebanese defense minister: Army exerts strenuous efforts to control borders

Mon, 19 Aug 2019 - 01:46 GMT

Saab said on Monday his country's military exerts strenuous efforts at the political and military levels to control Lebanon's borders.

Rwanda reopens border with DR Congo after closing due to Ebola deaths

Fri, 02 Aug 2019 - 10:43 GMT

The border closure comes as the crisis has already become the second-deadliest Ebola outbreak in history, with more than 1,700 people killed even though medical professionals widely use an experimental but effective Ebola vaccine.

Trump calls off tariffs after Mexico vows to tighten borders

Sat, 08 Jun 2019 - 10:10 GMT

The United States and Mexico struck a deal on Friday to avert a tariff war.

Venezuela army on 'alert' for border violations, backs Maduro

Wed, 20 Feb 2019 - 09:57 GMT

Venezuela's military reaffirmed its support for embattled President Nicolas Maduro on Tuesday.

Ten killed in clash of Mexican self-defense forces

Mon, 28 Jan 2019 - 12:47 GMT

Ten members of rival civilian self-defense groups were killed in a gun battle in the Mexican state of Guerrero, a local security official said late Sunday.

'Returnees From Libya' retrial to resume Feb. 15

Sun, 13 Jan 2019 - 02:10 GMT

The defendants were arrested in Saloum Border Crossing with Libya. The Public Prosecution referred them to the court in February 2015.

Trump warns of 'very long' govt shutdown without wall funds

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:55 GMT

Donald Trump on Friday threatened a "very long" government shutdown if opposition Democrats refuse to approve funds for more border security.

Trump pressures Democrats, warns gov't may close 'for very long time'

Fri, 21 Dec 2018 - 01:00 GMT

U.S. government was headed for a partial shutdown unless Trump and Congress cut a deal in their long-running battle over Trump's demand for a border wall.

Top U.S. and Mexican diplomats to meet on border issues next week -White House

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 - 10:30 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will meet with the incoming foreign minister of Mexico, Marcelo Ebrard.

Honduran migrant, clutching two small children, flees tear gas

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 - 11:30 GMT

After nearly two weeks of documenting the harrowing journey of a caravan of mostly Central American migrants headed towards the U.S.-Mexican border.

Mexico asks U.S. to investigate use of tear gas at border

Tue, 27 Nov 2018 - 08:54 GMT

Mexico’s foreign ministry presented a diplomatic note to the U.S. government on Monday calling for “a full investigation” into what it described as non-lethal weapons directed toward Mexican.

Trump signs order limiting migrant asylum at U.S.-Mexico border

Fri, 09 Nov 2018 - 11:10 GMT

Trump signed a proclamation that effectively will suspend the granting of asylum to migrants who cross the U.S. border with Mexico illegally for up to 90 days.

Canada rushes to deport asylum seekers who walked from U.S.

Wed, 31 Oct 2018 - 10:10 GMT

Canada is prioritizing the deportation of asylum seekers who walked across the border from the United States illegally.

Trump says U.S. could send up to 15,000 troops to border

Wed, 31 Oct 2018 - 10:00 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States could send as many as 15,000 troops to the border with Mexico.

Actress Amber Heard says birth on U.S.-Mexico border sparked rights activism

Tue, 23 Oct 2018 - 01:13 GMT

Amber Heard, star of the upcoming “Aquaman” movie said her childhood in Texas near the Mexican border helped spark her activism.

New trade pact leaves most U.S. industry at mercy of Mexico's courts

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 01:20 GMT

The new North American trade agreement ends key legal protections for many U.S. businesses operating in Mexico.

Thousands in U.S.-bound migrant caravan pour into Mexican city

Mon, 22 Oct 2018 - 12:48 GMT

A U.S.-bound caravan of thousands of mostly Honduran migrants whom President Donald Trump has declared unwelcome.

In Pics: Migrants camp on bridge between Guatemala and Mexico as U.S. pressure mounts

Sat, 20 Oct 2018 - 12:53 GMT

Hundreds of Central American migrants bedded down overnight on a bridge separating Guatemala and Mexico, many squeezed against a metal border gate.

N.Korea releases South Korean after illegal border crossing

Tue, 16 Oct 2018 - 11:02 GMT

N. Korea released a S. Korean who illegally crossed the border into the North, S. Korea's Unification Ministry said, as relations between the 2 sides show a steady thaw.

Ethiopia, Eritrea reopen border points for first time in 20 years: minister

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 - 10:05 GMT

The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea re-opened crossing points on their shared border on Tuesday for the first time in 20 years.