Immigration News Blog
Wednesday, July 30, 2008
Remittances to Mexico reducedRemittances to Mexico reduced
Mexicans working in other countries are sending less money home, threatening businesses, stalling construction and choking cash flow to some hamlets.
Monday, July 07, 2008
Held in Ukraine, migrants cling to EU dreamHeld in Ukraine, migrants cling to EU dream
Reuters - "Who paid money to be a prisoner?" reads the graffiti on the wall of an illegal migrant detention camp in Ukraine where hundreds of Pakistanis, Bangladeshis, Somalians and Vietnamese are being held.
Wednesday, July 02, 2008
U.S. Reaches Out To Poor Immigrants In FranceU.S. Reaches Out To Poor Immigrants In France
A gritty, poor suburb of Paris has become a recruitment ground for a U.S. State Department program for international visitors. The program is trying to court second- and third-generation immigrants across Europe in what began as an effort to counter anti-American sentiment abroad.
Tuesday, July 01, 2008
Mercosur condemns EU migrant lawMercosur condemns EU migrant law
South American heads of state end a regional summit with a fierce attack on the "barbarism" of EU immigration policies.