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#Immigration

From TheJournal.ie 'We could see this happening': Why a 2004 referendum is linked to child deportations Immigration

'We could see this happening': Why a 2004 referendum is linked to child deportations

Two boys Nonso Muojeke and Eric Zhi Ying Mei Xue have come under the media spotlight over deportation orders in recent weeks.

From TheJournal.ie New immigration scheme allows 'undocumented' non-EU former students to stay in Ireland Green Card

New immigration scheme allows 'undocumented' non-EU former students to stay in Ireland

The scheme applies to those here under student visas between January 2005 and December 2010.

From TheJournal.ie Varadkar says immigrants more likely to be working and paying tax than average Irish person An Taoiseach

Varadkar says immigrants more likely to be working and paying tax than average Irish person

The Taoiseach told the Dáil he was “pleased and proud” of Irish people and their response to immigration.

From TheJournal.ie What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany? Chemnitz

What has sparked the huge far-right (and anti-racism) protests in Germany?

Thousands of people have lined the streets of Chemnitz over the past three days in immigration demonstrations.

From TheJournal.ie More people are returning to Ireland than leaving for the first time since 2009 Emigration

More people are returning to Ireland than leaving for the first time since 2009

Net outward migration of Irish nationals peaked at 29,600 in 2012.

From TheJournal.ie Australian senator widely condemned for calling for 'final solution' to immigration Fraser Anning

Australian senator widely condemned for calling for 'final solution' to immigration

He also sparked widespread opposition by calling for a ban on Muslim migrants.

From TheJournal.ie Woman arrested after scaling Statue of Liberty to protest US immigration policy US Border

Woman arrested after scaling Statue of Liberty to protest US immigration policy

She is now facing multiple federal charges including trespassing and disorderly conduct.

From TheJournal.ie Merkel and minister reach late-night deal to avert government split Migration Deal

Merkel and minister reach late-night deal to avert government split

Merkel has put to rest a row with her interior minister Horst Seehofer that had threatened the survival of her coalition government.

From TheJournal.ie Large crowds across the US protest against Trump's immigration policy Protests

Large crowds across the US protest against Trump's immigration policy

Starting in early May, Trump ordered the arrest of adults crossing the boundary illegally.

From TheJournal.ie 17 states sue Trump administration over family separations at US border Immigration

17 states sue Trump administration over family separations at US border

More than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents in recent weeks and placed in government-contracted shelters.

From TheJournal.ie US border agents scale back zero-tolerance policy for migrant families Temporary

US border agents scale back zero-tolerance policy for migrant families

Parents separated from their children have spoken about their desperate attempts to be reunited.

From TheJournal.ie TIME hits out at Trump's border separation policy with cover photo Controversy

TIME hits out at Trump's border separation policy with cover photo

It comes after the US President questioned if he would be on the cover of Time magazine after the North Korea summit last week.

From TheJournal.ie Trump orders end to separation of migrant children but says 'the border is going to be just as tough' Immigration

Trump orders end to separation of migrant children but says 'the border is going to be just as tough'

Trump’s about-face comes after more than 2,300 children were separated from their parents and adult relatives.

From TheJournal.ie Senator calls for TDs to boycott 4th of July celebrations at US Embassy Not On

Senator calls for TDs to boycott 4th of July celebrations at US Embassy

The boycott is in response to the policy of separating children from their parents at the US border.

From TheJournal.ie 'Wah wah': Ex-Trump campaign boss mocks story of child with Down syndrome separated at border Fox News

'Wah wah': Ex-Trump campaign boss mocks story of child with Down syndrome separated at border

Official data shows more than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents or guardians since early May.

From TheJournal.ie 'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders Immigration

'Indefensible, immoral, shocking': Coveney on the separation of children at US borders

Official data shows more than 2,000 children have been separated from their parents or guardians since early May.

From TheJournal.ie Melania Trump and Laura Bush hit out at separating of families at US border Asylum

Melania Trump and Laura Bush hit out at separating of families at US border

For both, it was an unusual entry into a fierce political debate.

From TheJournal.ie Rescue boats carrying 630 migrants refused entry in Italy begin arriving in Spain Aquarius This post contains videos

Rescue boats carrying 630 migrants refused entry in Italy begin arriving in Spain

The Aquarius has caused a major diplomatic row over European immigration policy.

From TheJournal.ie 'I wanted to share my story but I was paralysed in fear': Black Panther actor and undocumented migrant Dreamer

'I wanted to share my story but I was paralysed in fear': Black Panther actor and undocumented migrant

Bambadjan Bamba is living in limbo in the United States as an undocumented immigrant.

From TheJournal.ie 'A horrific policy': Nearly 2,000 minors split from parents at US border in six weeks Immigration

'A horrific policy': Nearly 2,000 minors split from parents at US border in six weeks

Between 19 April and 31 May, 1,995 children were separated from 1,940 adults at the US border.

From TheJournal.ie Explainer: Why Trump's new 'inhumane, cruel' policy is separating children from their parents Immigration

Explainer: Why Trump's new 'inhumane, cruel' policy is separating children from their parents

“The Statue of Liberty under the Trump policy is not carrying a torch, it’s carrying a pair of handcuffs,” one senator said.

From TheJournal.ie Spain allows stranded rescue boat with over 600 migrants, including 7 pregnant women, to dock Immigration Debate

Spain allows stranded rescue boat with over 600 migrants, including 7 pregnant women, to dock

For a second day, Italy and Malta refused to let a rescue ship with 629 people aboard dock in their ports.

From TheJournal.ie Here are the top 10 countries outside Europe that requested visas to Ireland Department Of Justice

Here are the top 10 countries outside Europe that requested visas to Ireland

Most people with permission to remain in the State are working or studying, according to the Department of Justice.

From TheJournal.ie Language tests for new citizens 'just one option being considered' Tu Hablas Ingles

Language tests for new citizens 'just one option being considered'

“Any such change would be driven by a strategy to better integrate our newest citizens.”

From TheJournal.ie Gardaí shut down seven brothels in Carlow and Kilkenny Prostitution

Gardaí shut down seven brothels in Carlow and Kilkenny

No arrests were made on foot of the inspections of the properties.

From TheJournal.ie Pressure heaps on Theresa May after home secretary resigns over immigration scandal Good Ruddance

Pressure heaps on Theresa May after home secretary resigns over immigration scandal

Amber Rudd has been accused of falling on Theresa May’s sword.

From TheJournal.ie UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd has resigned over the Windrush scandal Immigration

UK Home Secretary Amber Rudd has resigned over the Windrush scandal

Theresa May said she accepted her resignation this evening.

From TheJournal.ie Supreme Court: Minister's decision left two Mauritian families in 'Catch 22' situation Deportation

Supreme Court: Minister's decision left two Mauritian families in 'Catch 22' situation

Both students had been studying and working the country for 11 years and were directed to leave after a policy change.

From TheJournal.ie Trainee garda faces deportation after investigation exposes his sham marriage Templemore

Trainee garda faces deportation after investigation exposes his sham marriage Exclusive

The man is understood to have married an Eastern European woman.

From TheJournal.ie Contract awarded for new immigration unit with detention cells at Dublin Airport Border Control

Contract awarded for new immigration unit with detention cells at Dublin Airport

The OPW confirmed its plans for this dedicated unit after criticisms over the case of a Brazilian au pair who was held in prison overnight.

From TheJournal.ie 80% of Irish people believe immigrants are integrated successfully Fáilte

80% of Irish people believe immigrants are integrated successfully

Irish attitudes were found to be the most positive in the EU.

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission Israel

Dublin Lord Mayor signs document saying he will not enter Israel again without government permission

Efforts were made to refuse Mícheál Mac Donncha entry to the country.

From TheJournal.ie Hungary's right-wing prime minister claims victory in election Viktor Orban

Hungary's right-wing prime minister claims victory in election

Viktor Orban has been outspoken on mass immigration.

From TheJournal.ie 'They laugh at our dumb laws': Trump says deal for young immigrants is off the table The Wall

'They laugh at our dumb laws': Trump says deal for young immigrants is off the table

The US President said people were trying to take advantage of the Obama-era programme, which protects immigrants who arrive without documents as children.

From TheJournal.ie 17 dead as overcrowded bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey Turkey

17 dead as overcrowded bus carrying migrants crashes in Turkey

The bus had capacity for 14 people but over 50 people were on board.

From TheJournal.ie Irish attitudes to immigration worse than European average, ESRI finds Diversity

Irish attitudes to immigration worse than European average, ESRI finds

It found that support for Muslim and Roma immigrants is lower than the average for 10 other EU countries.

From TheJournal.ie Trump and Leo become 'fast friends' yesterday (just don't mention Doonbeg) St Patrick's Day

Trump and Leo become 'fast friends' yesterday (just don't mention Doonbeg)

TheJournal.ie had a ringside seat for Irish celebrations in the Trump White House.

From TheJournal.ie 'I'm very frightened': Stories from people who were denied entry at Ireland's border Border Control

'I'm very frightened': Stories from people who were denied entry at Ireland's border

New research found some people denied entry were held in prisons for a number of days before being sent back to their country of origin.

From TheJournal.ie Leo: 'There are many of Donald Trump's policies with which I do not agree' White House Visit

Leo: 'There are many of Donald Trump's policies with which I do not agree'

Varadkar said Ireland and the US have strong links that “will outlast any president or Taoiseach”.

From TheJournal.ie Argument from Justice Minister that unborn has no constitutional rights 'radical', Supreme Court told Bunreacht Na HÉireann

Argument from Justice Minister that unborn has no constitutional rights 'radical', Supreme Court told

The Supreme Court is considering the legal arguments for and against defining ‘the unborn’ in the Constitution as an unborn child.