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As asylum camp swells at US-Mexico border, Biden aide calls for patience

As asylum camp swells at US-Mexico border, Biden aide calls for patience

The Biden administration is urging migrants waiting in Mexico under restrictions imposed by former US President Donald Trump to be patient, even as the population of a makeshift camp in northeastern Mexico ...

Thousands of US-bound Honduran migrants cross border into Guatemala

Thousands of US-bound Honduran migrants cross border into Guatemala

At least 4,500 Honduran migrants pushed past police and crossed into Guatemala Friday night, passing the first hurdle of a journey north they hope will take them to a better life in the United States.

India bans 118 Chinese apps in new backlash over border dispute

India bans 118 Chinese apps in new backlash over border dispute

The government on Wednesday banned 118 more Chinese apps as the backlash intensified against Beijing over an increasingly bitter border showdown between the giant neighbours.

India accuses China of fresh 'provocative actions' at mountain border

India accuses China of fresh 'provocative actions' at mountain border

India's foreign ministry on Tuesday accused Chinese troops of taking ‘provocative actions’ on the disputed Himalayan mountain border while commanders from both sides were holding talks on Monday ...

Mexico steps up border checks to keep coronavirus at bay over July 4 holiday

Mexico steps up border checks to keep coronavirus at bay over July 4 holiday

Mexican officials will install health checkpoints at various entry points along its northern border this weekend, as both Mexican and US officials fear a surge of crossings for the July 4 holiday ...

North Korea blows up liaison office on its side of border with South

North Korea blows up liaison office on its side of border with South

North Korea blew up an office set up to foster better ties with South Korea in its border town of Kaesong on Tuesday after it threatened to take action if North Korean defectors ...

North and South Korea exchange gunfire across border at guard post

North and South Korea exchange gunfire across border at guard post

North and South Korea exchanged gunfire around the South's guard post early on Sunday, raising tension a day after North Korean leader Kim Jong Un ended an almost three-week absence from public life ...

Bulgaria opposes Greek plans for refugee camp near border

Bulgaria opposes Greek plans for refugee camp near border

Bulgaria's defence minister has hit out at ‘unreasonable’ Greek plans to build a camp near their border to shelter asylum seekers amid a migration surge from Turkey.

Migrants clash with Greek police at border after Turkey opens border

Migrants clash with Greek police at border after Turkey opens border

Greek police fired tear gas to repel hundreds of stone-throwing migrants who sought to force their way across the border from Turkey on Sunday, witnesses said ...

Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: officers

Blast targets police near Northern Ireland border: officers

A device exploded in Northern Ireland near the border with Ireland early on Monday in what police said was an attempt to kill officers looking into an earlier incident.

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border, again

Trump threatens to shut Mexico border, again

President Donald Trump on Thursday again threatened to seal the US-Mexican border, claiming in a tweet that America's southern neighbor is allowing illegal immigrants to cross unhindered.

Venezuela troops fire tear gas on demo at Colombia border

Venezuela troops fire tear gas on demo at Colombia border

Venezuelan forces on Saturday fired rubber bullets and tear gas to break up a crowd demanding to cross a closed border bridge to Colombia, AFP journalists reported.