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Mexico has not launched a widespread testing regime or imposed the kind of strict lockdown used in parts of neighboring Central America NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos government said on Friday it had the coronavirus outbreak under control even as the country becomes one of the global hotspots for the pandemic http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico/mexico-says-it-has-avoided-coronavirus-deluge-even-as-cases-mount-idUSKBN22Y2YM2020-05-23
PANAMA CITY Fiftynine migrants in Panamanian migration centers have tested positive for the coronavirus a health official said as thousands of migrants in the Central American nation wait to advance on their journey north NegativePANAMA CITY Fiftynine migrants in Panamanian migration centers have tested positive for the coronavirus a health official said as thousands of migrants in the Central American nation wait to advance on their journey north http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-panama-migration/at-centers-for-stranded-migrants-in-panama-59-test-positive-for-coronavirus-idUSKBN22Y01Z2020-05-22
MANAGUA Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega said on Monday that 309 people have died of pneumonia since January in the Central American country 87 more people than in the same period last year but that only some deaths were linked to the coronavirus NegativeMANAGUA Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega said on Monday that 309 people have died of pneumonia since January in the Central American country 87 more people than in the same period last year but that only some deaths were linked to the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-nicaragua/nicaragua-reports-more-pneumonia-deaths-some-tied-to-covid-19-idUSKBN22V0CZ2020-05-19
As of Thursday President Alejandro Giammattei said at least 85 deported Guatemalans had tested positive around a fifth of all the reported cases in the Central American country NegativeYORK The United States plans to begin testing some migrants in detention for COVID19 before deporting them an official familiar with the effort said on Thursday after infections among deportees in Guatemala Haiti and Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-immigration/u-s-to-test-some-immigrants-for-coronavirus-before-deportation-idUSKCN2253SE2020-04-24
Guatemala President Alejandro Giammattei said on Sunday a total of 50 migrants deported by the United States to the Central American country had tested positive for coronavirus NegativeMEXICO CITY At least 15 migrants from several countries tested positive for coronavirus at a northern Mexico shelter Tamaulipas state authorities said on Monday adding that a man carrying the virus and deported from Houston had infected most of the others http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico-migration/deported-from-u-s-man-infects-14-migrants-with-coronavirus-in-northern-mexico-idUSKBN2222I52020-04-21
Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei said on Monday a total of 51 migrants deported by the United States to the Central American country had tested positive for the coronavirus NegativeMEXICO Mexico and Haiti have detected coronavirus infections among migrants deported recently from the United States officials said on Tuesday part of a growing trend of contagion among deportees http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-usa-deportees/exporting-coronavirus-infections-among-u-s-deportees-reach-haiti-mexico-idUSKBN22305K2020-04-21
TEGUCIGALPA Honduran Health Minister Alba Consuelo Flores said on Thursday that a Cuban medical brigade would join local medics in the fight against the novel coronavirus as it spreads in the poor Central American country NegativeTEGUCIGALPA Honduran Health Minister Alba Consuelo Flores said on Thursday that a Cuban medical brigade would join local medics in the fight against the novel coronavirus as it spreads in the poor Central American country http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-honduras/cuba-will-send-medical-team-to-honduras-to-fight-the-coronavirus-health-minister-idUSKBN21Z0742020-04-17
Moodys Investors Service last week said Caribbean Central American and Pacific network operator Digicel Group was at heightened risk of defaulting on bonds NegativeAs lockdowns worldwide drive a surge in internet use boosting online sales for businesses as varied as gaming and food delivery the stocks of internet providers are an unlikely laggard on global markets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-coronavirus-telecoms-analysis/telco-shares-are-surprise-losers-as-lockdown-drives-internet-boom-idUSKCN21V28S2020-04-14
Romy 65 took part in a scheme to bribe officials of the Caribbean Football Union and Central American Football Union to secure rights to World Cup qualifying matches prosecutors said NegativeNEW YORK U.S. prosecutors on Monday accused two former 21st Century Fox Inc executives of paying millions of dollars in bribes to secure lucrative media and marketing rights to soccer matches the latest charges in a longrunning investigation of corruption surrounding FIFA soccers world governing body http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-soccer-fifa-usa/former-fox-executives-indicted-in-u-s-fifa-corruption-probe-idUSKBN21O2NH2020-04-07
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei has banned travel between the different departments of the Central American country before and during Easter to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei has banned travel between the different departments of the Central American country before and during Easter to curb the spread of the novel coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-health-coronavirus-guatemala/guatemala-bans-internal-travel-for-easter-to-curb-coronavirus-spread-idUSKBN21M0W82020-04-05
On Tuesday afternoon the two ships were off the Caribbean coast of Central America headed for the Straits of Yucatan NeutralU.S. President Donald Trump on Tuesday urged Florida officials to open an Atlantic Coast port to a Dutch cruise ship stuck at sea with a deadly coronavirus outbreak onboard urging the governor to drop his opposition http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-cruise-zaandam/trump-urges-florida-to-welcome-cruise-ship-with-deadly-coronavirus-outbreak-idUSKBN21I3CV2020-04-02
Costa Rica said on Sunday it has confirmed 19 new cases in the last 24 hours bringing the total number of cases in the Central American nation to 314 NegativeU.S. President Donald Trump on Sunday extended his stayathome guidelines until the end of April dropping a hotly criticized plan to get the economy up and running by midApril after a top medical adviser said more than 100000 Americans could die from the coronavirus outbreak http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-the-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN21H0I52020-03-30
Cases in South and Central America surpassed 10000 as of Thursday with major outbreaks in Brazil Chile and Ecuador which are each reporting over a thousand cases NegativeHeres what you need to know about the coronavirus right http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus-snapshot/what-you-need-to-know-about-the-coronavirus-right-now-idUSKBN21E0P02020-03-27
Milton Brandt currently chief financial officer for the retailers Central America operations will become interim chief financial officer for Walmart de Mexico known locally as Walmex NeutralMEXICO CITY Walmart de Mexico said on Tuesday that its chief financial officer Olga Gonzalez has resigned for personal reasons and will leave her post by April 30 http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmarts-mexico-unit-says-cfo-to-step-down-idUSKBN21B3G82020-03-25
MEXICO CITY Mexicos foreign ministry said late on Saturday that it will allow a limited number of Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States to legally enter Mexico in order to minimize the number of people at U.S. border stations PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexicos foreign ministry said late on Saturday that it will allow a limited number of Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States to legally enter Mexico in order to minimize the number of people at U.S. border stations http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-immigration/some-central-americans-awaiting-u-s-asylum-to-be-allowed-legal-entry-to-mexico-idUSKBN21905R2020-03-22
The Honduran government said on Thursday the number of registered cases of coronavirus infection in the Central American country had risen to 24 NegativeThe worlds richest nations poured unprecedented aid into the global economy as coronavirus cases ballooned in the new epicentre Europe with the number of deaths in Italy outstripping those in mainland China where the virus originated http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-health-coronavirus-latest-factbox/factbox-latest-on-the-spread-of-coronavirus-around-the-world-idUSKBN2150NL2020-03-20
Bars restaurants theaters and movie houses in New York and Los Angeles were ordered to shut down and several nations in South and Central America closed their borders in the latest moves around the world to combat the spread of the coronavirus NegativeBars restaurants theaters and movie houses in New York and Los Angeles were ordered to shut down and several nations in South and Central America closed their borders in the latest moves around the world to combat the spread of the coronavirus http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-coronavirus/new-york-los-angeles-shut-bars-restaurants-worlds-central-banks-coordinate-on-coronavirus-idUSKBN2130EQ2020-03-16
In contrast to the United States and much of Central America Mexico has not imposed significant travel curbs to fight coronavirus opting for a less intrusive approach NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos health ministry reported more coronavirus cases on Sunday urging people to maintain a healthy to avoid infection even as the president held rallies in the country shaking hands with and hugging dozens of people http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico/mexico-government-urges-public-to-keep-distance-over-coronavirus-president-embraces-crowds-idUSKBN2130A02020-03-16
SAN CITY Central American countries took further and tougher steps to contain the fastspreading coronavirus on Saturday with measures ranging from bans on large gatherings to travel restrictions NegativeSAN CITY Central American countries took further and tougher steps to contain the fastspreading coronavirus on Saturday with measures ranging from bans on large gatherings to travel restrictions http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-coronavirus-central-america/central-american-countries-up-fight-against-coronavirus-idUSKBN21201M2020-03-15
Unlike the United States and much of Central America Mexico has not imposed significant travel curbs but says it is worried about the virus spreading from across the U.S. border NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico warned on Saturday that the coronavirus outbreak could last all year as it began rolling out tougher measures to contain the spread calling for an end to large gatherings and extending Easter school holidays http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-health-coronavirus-mexico/mexico-braces-for-coronavirus-lasting-all-year-tightens-curbs-idUSKBN2111432020-03-15
Mexico has also exported the scheme to Central America in a bid to contain migration from the region PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Tuesday rejected the resignation of a senior official who had quit due to a departmental spat over a major social program exposing tensions beneath the surface of the government http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics/mexican-president-rejects-resignation-of-senior-official-backs-him-idUSKBN20Q2KW2020-03-04
The volcano is located about 14 miles from the Central American countrys capital Managua and is 2093 feet in elevation NeutralTightrope walker Nik Wallenda fears the worstpossible outcome as he prepares for his latest high wire act trekking across a live volcano in Nicaragua on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-wallenda-volcano/i-could-fall-to-my-death-tightrope-walker-wallenda-readies-to-cross-active-volcano-idUSKCN20L3BJ2020-02-28
The movement dates back to the 1980s when U.S. churches sheltered Central American migrants who had fled civil strife in the region and feared deportation NegativeLOS U.S. Republican President Donald Trump has intensified his administrations fight in recent weeks against Democraticled jurisdictions that limit cooperation with federal immigration enforcement http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-crime/what-are-sanctuary-cities-and-why-is-trump-targeting-them-idUSKBN20J25R2020-02-26
The retailers current owned store operations in Central America South America Mexico the Philippines and the Caribbean would be converted to a licensed partnership model PositiveBrand management company Authentic Brands said on Wednesday it and mall owner Simon Property would own 37 http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-forever21-bankruptcy/forever-21-snapped-up-by-mall-owners-authentic-brands-idUSKBN20D2MH2020-02-20
Walmex said the fourth quarters revenue rise was driven by solid samestore sales in Mexico as well as Central America PositiveWalmexs Bodega family of warehousestyle supermarkets comprise nearly of the retailers stores in Mexico the largest foreign market by store count for Walmart Inc http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmarts-mexico-unit-blames-government-cash-aid-as-revenue-rise-slowest-in-three-quarters-idUSKBN2072TS2020-02-15
Central American asylum seekers and migrants find themselves with no way out trapped by a series of barriers in conditions that threaten their mental and physical MSF said NegativeMEXICO CITY Central Americans asylum seekers sent to Mexico by the United States to await their U.S. court dates increasingly become the victims of kidnappings and other types of violence aid group Doctors Without Borders said in a report published on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/central-americans-sent-to-mexico-by-u-s-increasingly-victims-of-kidnappings-aid-group-idUSKBN20526Z2020-02-12
MEXICO CITY Central Americans asylum seekers sent to Mexico by the United States to await their U.S. court dates increasingly become the victims of kidnappings and other types of violence aid group Doctors Without Borders said in a report published on Tuesday NegativeMEXICO CITY Central Americans asylum seekers sent to Mexico by the United States to await their U.S. court dates increasingly become the victims of kidnappings and other types of violence aid group Doctors Without Borders said in a report published on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/central-americans-sent-to-mexico-by-u-s-increasingly-victims-of-kidnappings-aid-group-idUSKBN20526Z2020-02-12
The violence suffered by people living in the Northern Triangle of Central America is comparable to that in war zones where MSF has been working for the organization said NegativeMEXICO CITY Central Americans asylum seekers sent to Mexico by the United States to await their U.S. court dates increasingly become the victims of kidnappings and other types of violence aid group Doctors Without Borders said in a report published on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/central-americans-sent-to-mexico-by-u-s-increasingly-victims-of-kidnappings-aid-group-idUSKBN20526Z2020-02-12
MEXICO CITY One person died and 81 others were injured on Tuesday when a truck crammed with Central American migrants flipped over in Southern Mexico on a highway that leads to the United States according to officials in the Mexican state of Veracruz NegativeMEXICO CITY One person died and 81 others were injured on Tuesday when a truck crammed with Central American migrants flipped over in Southern Mexico on a highway that leads to the United States according to officials in the Mexican state of Veracruz http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-crash/one-dead-81-injured-in-mexico-after-truck-ferrying-migrants-overturns-idUSKBN1ZY2XB2020-02-05
A number of countries in Central America have imposed travel restrictions to try to keep out the virus including barring travelers who have recently visited China NegativeASUNCION Landlocked Paraguay said on Friday that it had suspended indefinitely issuance of visas to people traveling from China because of the coronavirus outbreak centered in the city of Wuhan Hubei province http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-health-paraguay/paraguay-restricts-travelers-from-china-amid-virus-outbreak-idUSKBN1ZV37D2020-02-01
TAPACHULA Mexico Guatemalan migrant Wilfredo Gomez said on Saturday he had been asking God to make him as Mexican security forces started rounding up and detaining other U.S.bound Central Americans who had illegally crossed into the country NegativeTAPACHULA Mexico Guatemalan migrant Wilfredo Gomez said on Saturday he had been asking God to make him as Mexican security forces started rounding up and detaining other U.S.bound Central Americans who had illegally crossed into the country http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/migrants-stranded-in-mexico-cling-on-to-hopes-of-reaching-u-s-border-idUSKBN1ZP0102020-01-27
FRONTERA HIDALGO Mexico Mexican authorities on Thursday adopted tougher measures against Central American migrants detaining 800 of them who had entered Mexico illegally from Guatemala intending to reach the border with the United States NegativeFRONTERA HIDALGO Mexico Mexican authorities on Thursday adopted tougher measures against Central American migrants detaining 800 of them who had entered Mexico illegally from Guatemala intending to reach the border with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-mexico/mexican-security-forces-detain-800-central-american-migrants-idUSKBN1ZM2702020-01-24
Trump has threatened to punish Mexico and Central American countries economically if they fail to rein in migrant flows NegativeFRONTERA HIDALGO Mexico Mexican authorities on Thursday adopted tougher measures against Central American migrants detaining 800 of them who had entered Mexico illegally from Guatemala intending to reach the border with the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-mexico/mexican-security-forces-detain-800-central-american-migrants-idUSKBN1ZM2702020-01-24
Tecun Uman GUATEMALA Hundreds of Central Americans trying to reach the United States were stuck at the MexicoGuatemala border on Wednesday after the Mexican government beefed up security to meet U.S. demands to contain migrant flows NegativeTecun Uman GUATEMALA Hundreds of Central Americans trying to reach the United States were stuck at the MexicoGuatemala border on Wednesday after the Mexican government beefed up security to meet U.S. demands to contain migrant flows http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-mexico/mexico-doesnt-want-us-migrants-get-stuck-at-mexico-guatemala-border-idUSKBN1ZM09V2020-01-23
MEXICO CITY Mexicos government said on Tuesday that it largely halted a caravan of undocumented Central Americans migrants who waded across a river into Mexico and says others who attempt to enter the country illegally will face the same consequences NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos government said on Tuesday that it largely halted a caravan of undocumented Central Americans migrants who waded across a river into Mexico and says others who attempt to enter the country illegally will face the same consequences http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-halts-migrant-caravan-deports-hundreds-to-honduras-idUSKBN1ZK1PW2020-01-22
SUCHIATE RIVER Mexican security forces fired tear gas at rockhurling Central American migrants who waded across a river into Mexico earlier on Monday in a chaotic scramble that saw mothers separated from their young children NegativeSUCHIATE RIVER Mexican security forces fired tear gas at rockhurling Central American migrants who waded across a river into Mexico earlier on Monday in a chaotic scramble that saw mothers separated from their young children http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala-mexico/children-go-missing-as-central-american-migrants-clash-with-mexican-forces-idUSKBN1ZJ0LZ2020-01-21
TECUN UMAN Hundreds of Central Americans gathered on the GuatemalaMexico border on Sunday aiming to cross en masse early on Monday in what could prove a stiff test of the Mexican governments pledge to satisfy U.S. demands to curb migrant flows NegativeTECUN UMAN Hundreds of Central Americans gathered on the GuatemalaMexico border on Sunday aiming to cross en masse early on Monday in what could prove a stiff test of the Mexican governments pledge to satisfy U.S. demands to curb migrant flows http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala-mexico/migrant-caravan-gathers-on-guatemala-border-to-enter-mexico-en-masse-idUSKBN1ZI0R02020-01-20
TECUN UMAN Guatemala Central American migrants entered Mexico from Guatemala in small groups on Saturday after brief clashes earlier in the day when dozens of people tried to force their way across the border and were pushed back by Mexican security forces NegativeTECUN UMAN Guatemala Central American migrants entered Mexico from Guatemala in small groups on Saturday after brief clashes earlier in the day when dozens of people tried to force their way across the border and were pushed back by Mexican security forces http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala-mexico/migrants-enter-slowly-at-guatemala-mexico-border-after-scuffles-idUSKBN1ZH0GT2020-01-19
GUATEMALA CITY More than 3500 Central Americans had poured into Guatemala by Friday in U.S.bound gatherings known as caravans officials said posing a headache for the leaders of Guatemala and Mexico amid fierce U.S. pressure to curb migration NegativeGUATEMALA CITY More than 3500 Central Americans had poured into Guatemala by Friday in U.S.bound gatherings known as caravans officials said posing a headache for the leaders of Guatemala and Mexico amid fierce U.S. pressure to curb migration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala-mexico/migrant-surge-into-guatemala-reaches-3500-heads-for-mexico-idUSKBN1ZG1QE2020-01-18
In accordance with a freedom of movement agreement between northern Central America countries Giammattei said he would allow the caravan to enter Guatemala provided its members had the required paperwork PositiveGUATEMALA Guatemalas new president on Wednesday faced an early test of his ability to manage migration as a caravan of hundreds of people left Honduras for the United States and said Mexico would halt its progress http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-immigration-honduras-guatemala/guatemalan-leader-says-mexico-plans-to-contain-new-caravan-idUSKBN1ZE2GX2020-01-16
Geopolitically Washington has watched with alarm as China has taken Taiwans allies in Central America and the Pacific traditionally strong areas of U.S. influence NegativeTAIPEI Taiwan votes in presidential and parliamentary elections on Saturday which will set the course for the democratic islands ties with its giant and autocratic neighbor China which claims Taiwan as its territory http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-election-explainer/explainer-what-is-at-stake-in-taiwans-election-idUSKBN1Z90AB2020-01-11
In Central America where the weak regional economy has dampened business Walmart opened 27 stores in 2019 NegativeMEXICO CITY Walmart last year launched its biggest expansion in Mexico since 2013 opening 134 new stores in its top foreign market and boosting its presence by nearly the retailer said Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/walmart-opened-134-stores-in-mexico-in-2019-biggest-expansion-in-six-years-idUSKBN1Z72VJ2020-01-09
MEXICO CITY Mexico and the United States are increasingly in agreement on the need to lift economic development of Central America in order to curb illegal immigration from the region Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico and the United States are increasingly in agreement on the need to lift economic development of Central America in order to curb illegal immigration from the region Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-diplomacy/u-s-and-mexico-moving-closer-on-need-to-develop-central-america-mexico-idUSKBN1Z61U32020-01-08
NEW YORK Mexicans seeking asylum in the United States could be sent to Guatemala under a bilateral agreement signed by the Central American nation last year according to documents sent to U.S. asylum officers in recent days and seen by Reuters PositiveNEW YORK Mexicans seeking asylum in the United States could be sent to Guatemala under a bilateral agreement signed by the Central American nation last year according to documents sent to U.S. asylum officers in recent days and seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-implements-plan-to-send-mexican-asylum-seekers-to-guatemala-idUSKBN1Z51S42020-01-07
The majority have been Central Americans applying for U.S. asylum NeutralWASHINGTON The United States will expand the scope of a program that returns nonMexican migrants crossing Mexicos border to that country to await their U.S. court hearings the Department of Homeland Security said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-border/u-s-expands-scope-of-program-to-return-migrants-to-mexico-idUSKBN1Z11J02020-01-04





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CIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico An outbreak of chicken pox has forced the temporary closure of a shelter housing Central American migrants sent to Mexico from the United States Mexican authorities said on Friday as officials sought to contain the highly contagious virus NegativeCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico An outbreak of chicken pox has forced the temporary closure of a shelter housing Central American migrants sent to Mexico from the United States Mexican authorities said on Friday as officials sought to contain the highly contagious virus http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-chickenpox/chicken-pox-outbreak-forces-migrant-shelter-to-shutter-in-northern-mexico-idUSKBN1YW0052019-12-29
JALPAN DE SERRA Mexico Poor Central American migrants who form caravans to fend off predatory gangs as they cross Mexicos interior en route to the United States have made global headlines and drawn the ire of President Donald Trump NegativeJALPAN DE SERRA Mexico Poor Central American migrants who form caravans to fend off predatory gangs as they cross Mexicos interior en route to the United States have made global headlines and drawn the ire of President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/this-caravan-of-migrants-headed-south-to-mexico-for-christmas-idUSKBN1YU0LN2019-12-27
CITY The United States began flying Mexican deportees deep into Mexico on Thursday and senior U.S. and Guatemalan officials said Mexicans seeking U.S. refuge might be sent to the Central American nation in a renewed effort to slash border crossings NegativeCITY The United States began flying Mexican deportees deep into Mexico on Thursday and senior U.S. and Guatemalan officials said Mexicans seeking U.S. refuge might be sent to the Central American nation in a renewed effort to slash border crossings http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/u-s-deports-mexicans-far-from-border-may-send-others-to-guatemala-idUSKBN1YN2BH2019-12-20
GUATEMALA CITY U.S. asylum seekers sent to Guatemala under a new Trump administration program have mostly preferred to return to their country of origin instead of staying in the Central American nation Guatemalas Interior Minister said on Thursday PositiveGUATEMALA CITY U.S. asylum seekers sent to Guatemala under a new Trump administration program have mostly preferred to return to their country of origin instead of staying in the Central American nation Guatemalas Interior Minister said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala/u-s-asylum-seekers-sent-to-guatemala-preferring-to-return-to-home-countries-idUSKBN1YH07S2019-12-14
The region has some of the worlds most restrictive abortion laws with a handful of countries mostly in Central America banning abortion under any circumstances NegativeBUENOS AIRES Women and girls in Argentina seeking to end pregnancies caused by rape will be guaranteed access to abortion under a protocol announced on Thursday aimed at reducing the latitude hospitals have in deciding whether or not to perform the procedure http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-argentina-abortion/argentinas-new-government-moves-to-guarantee-access-to-abortion-in-rape-cases-idUSKBN1YG2RH2019-12-13
The Trump administration has worked to restrict asylum access in the United States to curb the number of mostly Central American families arriving at the U.S.Mexico border NegativeGUATEMALA CITY A Honduran man flew from El Paso Texas to Guatemala City on a nearly empty Boeing 737 on Thursday the first foreign asylum seeker sent back under a U.S. agreement designating Guatemala as a socalled safe third country for people fleeing persecution http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala/shifting-asylum-burden-u-s-sends-guatemala-first-honduran-migrant-idUSKBN1XV1WM2019-11-22
Mexico where many Central American migrants have been turned back at the U.S. border also has high numbers with 18000 children in immigrationrelated detention and 7000 in prisons he said NegativeGENEVA The United States has the worlds highest rate of children in detention including more than 100000 in immigrationrelated custody that violates international law the author of a United Nations study said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-un-rights-child/u-s-has-worlds-highest-rate-of-children-in-detention-u-n-study-idUSKBN1XS1PC2019-11-19
GUATEMALA The U.S. government said on Saturday that it had no plans to send asylum seekers to remote regions in Guatemala after the Central American country floated the plan during negotiations for a bilateral migration agreement this week PositiveGUATEMALA The U.S. government said on Saturday that it had no plans to send asylum seekers to remote regions in Guatemala after the Central American country floated the plan during negotiations for a bilateral migration agreement this week http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala/u-s-says-no-plans-to-send-asylum-seekers-to-remote-guatemalan-regions-idUSKBN1XQ0M52019-11-17
CACAOPERA El Salvador Fidel Perez has abandoned his farm for the day to look on as investigators work in a remote cemetery in this Central American country seeking answers to one of many tragedies in the Salvadoran civil war and the remains of his mother and sister NegativeCACAOPERA El Salvador Fidel Perez has abandoned his farm for the day to look on as investigators work in a remote cemetery in this Central American country seeking answers to one of many tragedies in the Salvadoran civil war and the remains of his mother and sister http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-elsalvador-politics/salvadoran-massacre-victims-still-hunting-truth-and-justice-38-years-later-idUSKBN1XJ0H82019-11-10
BRUSSELS European Union finance ministers are set to remove the Central American country of Belize from the blocs blacklist of tax havens in a meeting this week an EU document said PositiveBRUSSELS European Union finance ministers are set to remove the Central American country of Belize from the blocs blacklist of tax havens in a meeting this week an EU document said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-tax-blacklist/eu-to-remove-belize-from-tax-haven-blacklist-this-week-idUSKBN1XE0UO2019-11-05
U.S. policy has targeted asylum seekers most of them from the impoverished and violent Central American countries of Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador NegativeEL PASO Texas Immigration arrests at the U.S. border with Mexico soared 88 percent in fiscal 2019 in what U.S. officials on Tuesday labeled a crisis while unveiling their latest measure to combat the expediting the deportation of asylum seekers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/border-arrests-hit-11-year-high-u-s-seeks-to-expedite-deportations-idUSKBN1X823F2019-10-30
TPS was granted to citizens of the Central American country following two devastating 2001 earthquakes in El Salvador that left hundreds of thousands of people homeless NegativeSAN SALVADOR The U.S. government has extended temporary protection for Salvadorans living in the United States by an extra year U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador Ronald Johnson said on Monday in a possible sign of easing tensions over migration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-el-salvador/u-s-extends-protected-status-for-salvadorans-in-u-s-by-at-least-a-year-idUSKBN1X71LR2019-10-29
NEW YORK Honduran politician Juan Antonio Hernandez was found guilty of U.S. drug trafficking charges on Friday after a twoweek trial that featured dramatic accusations of corruption against his brother the Central American nations president NegativeNEW YORK Honduran politician Juan Antonio Hernandez was found guilty of U.S. drug trafficking charges on Friday after a twoweek trial that featured dramatic accusations of corruption against his brother the Central American nations president http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-honduras-drugs/brother-of-honduran-president-found-guilty-in-u-s-drug-trial-idUSKBN1WX24K2019-10-19
MEXICO CITY Chinese ridehailing giant Didi Chuxing is preparing to launch in Costa Rica marking its first expansion into Central America according to a job posting viewed by Reuters PositiveMEXICO CITY Chinese ridehailing giant Didi Chuxing is preparing to launch in Costa Rica marking its first expansion into Central America according to a job posting viewed by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-didi-costa-rica/chinas-didi-chuxing-deepens-latam-push-with-plans-to-launch-in-costa-rica-idUSKBN1WV29V2019-10-17
More than 51000 people mainly from Central America have been sent to Mexico since the MPP program started in January according to U.S. Customs and Border Protection NegativeMATAMOROS Mexico Even after he was kidnapped and robbed outside the makeshift migrant camp where he had slept for two weeks Luis Osorto decided his only chance for eventual asylum in the United States was to stay put along the border just inside Mexico http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-matamoros-feat/asylum-seekers-cling-to-hope-safety-in-camp-at-u-s-mexico-border-idUSKBN1WV1DY2019-10-17
One of the most stable and prosperous countries in the region Costa Rica could make for a solid beachhead for Didi to expand into Central America and the Caribbean PositiveMEXICO CITY Chinese ridehailing giant Didi Chuxing is preparing to launch in Costa Rica marking its first expansion into Central America according to a job posting viewed by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-didi-costa-rica/chinas-didi-chuxing-deepens-latam-push-with-plans-to-launch-in-costa-rica-idUSKBN1WV29V2019-10-17
The images were Central American migrants moving northward en masse through Mexico men women and children walking up to 30 miles a day some hitching rides or catching freight trains NegativeThe images were Central American migrants moving northward en masse through Mexico men women and children walking up to 30 miles a day some hitching rides or catching freight trains http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-profiles-introduction/the-migrant-caravans-a-common-road-toward-different-fates-idUSKBN1WP1GB2019-10-14
The scene was reminiscent of a string of caravans that left Central America a year ago at one point ballooning into a group of 7000 people in southern Mexico NegativeHUEHUETAN Mexico Mexicos military police on Saturday halted and turned back a caravan of up to 2000 migrants from Africa the Caribbean and Central America hours after they embarked toward the United States according to Reuters witnesses http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-military-police-halt-migrant-caravan-on-its-way-to-u-s-idUSKBN1WR0MP2019-10-14
Ruiz was working with volunteers seeking to support Central American migrants when she received a call from a Theres a young boy with a broken she recalled the man saying NegativeMEXICO CITY Over breakfast on a recent Sunday Veronica Ruiz Lagier a Mexican anthropologist eyed a scar snaking around the elbow of Daniel Castillo a young Honduran she has befriended http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-profiles-mexico-city/the-migrant-caravans-landing-in-the-country-he-planned-to-pass-through-idUSKBN1WP1HR2019-10-11
The bulk of arriving migrants are from Central America many of them families fleeing situations of violence and poverty at home and often seeking asylum in the United States NegativeYORK The Trump administration on Tuesday said arrests at the U.S.Mexico border fell in September for the fourth month in the row and credited cooperation from Mexico and Central American countries in cracking down on migrants http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-mexico-border-apprehensions-fall-again-in-september-but-remain-high-idUSKBN1WN2252019-10-09
The U.S. Congress is weighing legislation on foreign aid assistance to Central America for 2020 with voting expected by November PositiveHundreds of millions of dollars in aid to El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras known as the Northern Triangle was slashed and frozen by U.S. President Donald Trumps administration in June http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-central-america-aid-cuts-analysis/central-americas-poorest-of-the-poor-hit-hard-by-u-s-aid-cuts-charities-idUSKBN1WI2HA2019-10-04
With its Caribbean and Pacific coastline the small Central American country has a long history as a corridor for cocaine primarily from Colombia and Venezuela NegativeA U.S. prosecutor on Wednesday accused Honduran politician Juan Antonio Hernandez of smuggling tons of cocaine into the United States under the protection of his brother President Juan Orlando Hernandez http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-honduras-drugs-explainer/explainer-u-s-drug-trial-of-honduran-presidents-brother-idUSKBN1WI2IG2019-10-04
NEW YORK Honduran politician Juan Antonio Hernandez is accused of smuggling tons of cocaine into the United States for years under the protection of his brother the Central American countrys current president a U.S. prosecutor told jurors at the opening of his trial on Wednesday NegativeNEW YORK Honduran politician Juan Antonio Hernandez is accused of smuggling tons of cocaine into the United States for years under the protection of his brother the Central American countrys current president a U.S. prosecutor told jurors at the opening of his trial on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-honduras-drugs/u-s-prosecutor-says-honduran-president-shielded-brothers-drug-trafficking-idUSKBN1WH2LM2019-10-03
A central promise of Trumps presidency has been the construction of a wall to repel immigrants many from Central America from crossing into the United States PositiveWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday passed a bill that would extend federal funding through Nov http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-budget/senate-passes-sends-trump-stopgap-federal-funding-to-november-21-idUSKBN1WB2FP2019-09-27
Many of them are small less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific including Belize and Nauru PositiveSYDNEY The tiny Pacific country of Nauru will retain longstanding ties with Taiwan its president said on Thursday a welcome boost for Taipei after two regional nations switched diplomatic relations to China this month http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-nauru/nauru-backs-taiwan-after-two-pacific-nations-switch-diplomatic-ties-to-china-idUSKBN1WB0J52019-09-26
Selfruled Taiwan now has formal relations with only 15 countries many of them small less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific including Belize and Nauru PositiveSYDNEY The Marshall Islands confirmed it was maintaining diplomatic ties with Taiwan on Wednesday a welcome show of support for President Tsai Ingwen who has seen two other Pacific nations drop ties in favor of China in a matter of weeks http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy-marshall/marshall-islands-shows-support-for-taiwan-after-neighbors-favor-china-idUSKBN1WA0YT2019-09-26
The Trump administration has also pressed Guatemala and Honduras to strike accords to halt the flow of migrants at the U.S.Mexico border many of whom set out from Central America NegativeSAN SALVADOR El Salvadors president Nayib Bukele will discuss migration with U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday in New York Bukeles office said on Monday after the two countries outlined an agreement aimed at reducing U.S.bound migration http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-immigration-el-salvador/el-salvador-president-to-discuss-migration-with-trump-in-new-york-idUSKBN1W82EA2019-09-24
McAleenan announced a deal with El Salvador on Friday to strengthen the Central American countrys capacity to receive asylum seekers though he did not detail what the pact would entail PositiveCITY The United States and Honduras are discussing how to increase temporary legal employment opportunities for Hondurans in the United States as the governments work to hammer out details of an immigration agreement http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-honduras/u-s-honduras-discuss-temporary-work-opportunities-for-hondurans-idUSKBN1W60OX2019-09-22
Individuals crossing through El Salvador should be able to seek in the Central American country even if they were intending to apply for asylum in the United States he added PositiveYORK The United States and El Salvador on Friday agreed to attempt to reduce the flow of migrants arriving at the U.S.Mexico border by strengthening El Salvadors capacity to provide for asylum seekers but did not detail any concrete actions http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-immigration-el-salvador/u-s-says-it-will-help-el-salvador-handle-more-asylum-seekers-idUSKBN1W52B42019-09-21
The agency was concerned about the fate of Central Americans including families and unaccompanied children who are on the move in need of safe haven he said NegativeGENEVA The United Nations refugee agency said on Friday a U.S. Supreme Court order curbing asylum applications at the Mexican border could hurt people fleeing violence and persecution who are entitled to protection http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-us-immigration-un/u-n-refugee-agency-regrets-u-s-ruling-on-asylum-applications-idUSKCN1VY0VD2019-09-19
TEGUCIGALPA Honduran Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales said on Tuesday that negotiations with the United States could make Cuban migrants passing through the Central American country seek refuge there PositiveTEGUCIGALPA Honduran Foreign Minister Lisandro Rosales said on Tuesday that negotiations with the United States could make Cuban migrants passing through the Central American country seek refuge there http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-honduras/u-s-seeking-to-make-cubans-seek-asylum-in-honduras-minister-idUSKBN1W22W42019-09-18
The Trump administration has called the surge of Central American immigration a crisis and says most migrants falsify asylum claims as a ruse to gain entry to the United States NegativeMore than 125 migrant mothers and children have sued the U.S. government claiming the Trump administration has violated the rights of asylumseekers through the arbitrary and capricious implementation of a virtual asylum ban at the southern border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/migrant-mothers-and-children-sue-u-s-over-asylum-ban-idUSKBN1W22QG2019-09-18
MEXICO CITY The Mexican government protested and Central American migrants feared deportation back to their violent homelands on Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court allowed President Donald Trump to slam the door on asylumseekers at the U.S.Mexican border NegativeMEXICO CITY The Mexican government protested and Central American migrants feared deportation back to their violent homelands on Thursday after the U.S. Supreme Court allowed President Donald Trump to slam the door on asylumseekers at the U.S.Mexican border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-pushes-back-after-top-u-s-court-favors-trump-on-shunning-migrants-idUSKCN1VX1NC2019-09-13
Ebrard met U.S. Vice President Mike Pence and had a brief exchange with President Donald Trump to review progress in efforts to curb a surge in Central American migrants PositiveWASHINGTON Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo after a White House meeting on Tuesday that there has been a significant in U.S.bound immigration through Mexico especially from Central America and he expects the trend to continue http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-sees-decrease-in-u-s-bound-immigration-from-central-america-idUSKCN1VV2HK2019-09-11
WASHINGTON Foreign Minister Marcelo after a White House meeting on Tuesday that there has been a significant in U.S.bound immigration through Mexico especially from Central America and he expected the trend to continue PositiveWASHINGTON Foreign Minister Marcelo after a White House meeting on Tuesday that there has been a significant in U.S.bound immigration through Mexico especially from Central America and he expected the trend to continue http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-ebrard/mexican-foreign-minister-cites-sharp-decrease-in-immigration-to-u-s-idUSKCN1VV2PO2019-09-11
WASHINGTON Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo after a White House meeting on Tuesday that there has been a significant in U.S.bound immigration through Mexico especially from Central America and he expects the trend to continue PositiveWASHINGTON Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo after a White House meeting on Tuesday that there has been a significant in U.S.bound immigration through Mexico especially from Central America and he expects the trend to continue http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-sees-decrease-in-u-s-bound-immigration-from-central-america-idUSKCN1VV2HK2019-09-11
WASHINGTON The Trump administration on Monday credited Mexico and Central American countries with helping to cut U.S. border arrests by nearly from a record high earlier this year but then lashed out at a federal judge for ruling against a strict antiasylum policy NegativeBy Alexandra Alper and Steve Holland http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-reports-border-detentions-down-in-august-as-mexico-cooperates-idUSKCN1VU1RK2019-09-10
WASHINGTON The Trump administration is considering further cuts to the annual cap on refugees as it diverts caseworkers to handle asylum claims from Central American families at the southern U.S. border a senior official said on Friday NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration is considering further cuts to the annual cap on refugees as it diverts caseworkers to handle asylum claims from Central American families at the southern U.S. border a senior official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-refugees/trump-administration-weighs-another-cut-to-refugee-cap-for-2020-idUSKCN1VR2PP2019-09-08
MEXICO CITY Mexico does not expect the United States to threaten to put tariffs on its goods when it holds talks next week with U.S. officials about its efforts to curb migration from Central America Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico does not expect the United States to threaten to put tariffs on its goods when it holds talks next week with U.S. officials about its efforts to curb migration from Central America Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-expects-relief-on-u-s-tariff-threat-as-migrant-flows-drop-idUSKCN1VR1KC2019-09-07
In Mexico migrant advocates blame their government for launching a migration crackdown without doing enough to protect people fleeing poverty and violence in Central America NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico is preparing to set out the steps it has taken to curb illegal immigration under a deal struck with U.S. President Donald Trump in June to cut the number of Central American migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. border http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-prepares-for-migration-meeting-as-u-s-deal-expires-idUSKCN1VQ1UI2019-09-06
MEXICO CITY Mexico is preparing to set out the steps it has taken to curb illegal immigration under a deal struck with U.S. President Donald Trump in June to cut the number of Central American migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. border NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico is preparing to set out the steps it has taken to curb illegal immigration under a deal struck with U.S. President Donald Trump in June to cut the number of Central American migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. border http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-prepares-for-migration-meeting-as-u-s-deal-expires-idUSKCN1VQ1UI2019-09-06
That designation would force Central American asylum seekers to seek refuge in Mexico rather than the United States NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico is preparing to set out the steps it has taken to curb illegal immigration under a deal struck with U.S. President Donald Trump in June to cut the number of Central American migrants traveling through Mexico to the U.S. border http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-prepares-for-migration-meeting-as-u-s-deal-expires-idUSKCN1VQ1UI2019-09-06
Central American countries have also faced pressure from Trump to do more to slow migration NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos president said on Monday his country was doing in addressing U.S. demands to contain migration and that Mexican and American officials will meet on Sept http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-president-says-doing-well-on-migration-ahead-of-u-s-deadline-idUSKCN1VG1EG2019-08-27
Now with more Central Americans stowed away on board the trains amid a Mexican crackdown on bus and walking routes the Red Cross program is busier than ever NegativeCELAYA Mexico Twelve hours after he scrambled atop a boxcar on a freight train that hurtled through Mexico toward the U.S. border Roni Osorio could no longer fight sleep http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/victims-of-la-bestia-mexicos-notorious-migrant-train-learn-to-walk-again-idUSKCN1VC1XO2019-08-23
SAN SALVADOR Evelyn Hernandez has a message for El Salvadors End the criminalization of abortion in the conservative Central American country NegativeSAN SALVADOR Evelyn Hernandez has a message for El Salvadors End the criminalization of abortion in the conservative Central American country http://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-el-salvador-abortion/salvadoran-woman-acquitted-in-abortion-case-calls-for-reform-idUSKCN1VB2GV2019-08-22
SAN SALVADOR U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi raised concern about El Salvadors ability to cope with a tough migration deal being pursued by the Trump Administration as she led a U.S. congressional mission to the Central American country on Friday PositiveSAN SALVADOR U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi raised concern about El Salvadors ability to cope with a tough migration deal being pursued by the Trump Administration as she led a U.S. congressional mission to the Central American country on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-el-salvador/pelosi-skeptical-about-trump-migration-plan-for-el-salvador-idUSKCN1V001L2019-08-13
U.S. President Donald Trump has made cracking down on illegal immigration especially from Central America and Mexico one of the signature policies of his administration NegativeMEXICO CITY The governments of Guatemala and Mexico said on Thursday that between them almost 300 of their citizens had been detained in the southern U.S. state of Mississippi as part of sweeping U.S. immigration operations http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/scores-from-mexico-guatemala-detained-in-mississippi-raids-idUSKCN1UY29D2019-08-10
Under the threat of economic sanctions from U.S. President Donald Trump Mexico has stepped up migrant detentions this year to stem a surge in asylumseekers from Central America NegativeMEXICO CITY Overcrowding prisonlike conditions bed bugs and illness are among the complaints of migrants in a Mexico City detention center that holds dozens of minors two months after a court ruled it was unconstitutional http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-detains-migrant-children-in-cramped-holding-center-despite-court-ruling-idUSKCN1UZ2C22019-08-10
A number of Central American migrants have also died in border patrol custody in recent months including young children NegativeVERAPAZ El Salvador Like many Salvadoran migrants before them Marvin Gonzalez and his eightyearold daughter Joselyn set off from their farm surrounded by corn and sugarcane one morning in early July with dreams of better lives in the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-elsalvador-death/salvadoran-family-mourns-death-of-young-father-across-u-s-border-idUSKCN1UT0KM2019-08-04
He has estimated that about 300 migrants leave El Salvador every day even as U.S. President Donald Trump pressures Central America and Mexico to curb migration flows NegativeVERAPAZ El Salvador Like many Salvadoran migrants before them Marvin Gonzalez and his eightyearold daughter Joselyn set off from their farm surrounded by corn and sugarcane one morning in early July with dreams of better lives in the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-elsalvador-death/salvadoran-family-mourns-death-of-young-father-across-u-s-border-idUSKCN1UT0KM2019-08-04
MEXICO CITY Mexican authorities are investigating the death of a Central American father shot by police in the northern city of Saltillo state prosecutors said Thursday NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican authorities are investigating the death of a Central American father shot by police in the northern city of Saltillo state prosecutors said Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-immigration/mexican-prosecutors-investigate-police-shooting-of-central-american-migrant-idUSKCN1US06Y2019-08-02
The jump came despite threats by Trump to slap tariffs on all Mexican exports if Mexico did not contain increasing illegal immigration to the United States from Central America PositiveMEXICO CITY Under the threat of U.S. trade tariffs Mexicos president has pledged to make his country less reliant on U.S. demand http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-analysis/mexicos-dependence-on-u-s-demand-spells-trouble-for-weak-economy-idUSKCN1UR5LT2019-08-02
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalas refugee agency meets only sporadically and operates on a barebones basis adding to doubts about how the crimewracked impoverished Central American country will cope with a surge in asylumseekers under a deal signed with Washington PositiveGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalas refugee agency meets only sporadically and operates on a barebones basis adding to doubts about how the crimewracked impoverished Central American country will cope with a surge in asylumseekers under a deal signed with Washington http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala/guatemalas-shortcomings-raise-doubts-about-u-s-migration-deal-idUSKCN1UQ2I52019-08-01
Ebrard credited the migrant slowdown to rising job creation in Central America spurred in part by the Mexican governments efforts to foster development programs and growth there PositiveMEXICO CITY The number of migrants reaching Mexicos border with the United States has fallen almost since May the Mexican government said on Tuesday seeking to defuse tensions with U.S. President Donald Trump over a recent surge in migration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-ebrard/mexico-says-migrant-numbers-at-u-s-border-down-40-since-may-idUSKCN1UP2K32019-07-31
MEXICO Some of Mexicos largest companies operating in Nicaragua are counting the costs of a political crisis engulfing the Central American country since violent protests against President Daniel Ortega erupted in April last year NegativeMEXICO Some of Mexicos largest companies operating in Nicaragua are counting the costs of a political crisis engulfing the Central American country since violent protests against President Daniel Ortega erupted in April last year http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-nicaragua-results/top-mexican-companies-results-take-hit-from-nicaragua-crisis-idUSKCN1UQ01M2019-07-31
The number of migrants crossing the region to reach the United States has grown in recent years stoking tensions between the Trump administration and Mexico and Central America NegativeSAN JOSE Costa Rican and Panamanian officials on Tuesday morning arrested nearly 50 people linked to an international network suspected of smuggling migrants through Central America and toward the United States prosecutors said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-immigration-costa-rica-panama/costa-rica-and-panama-bust-migrant-smuggling-ring-arrest-dozens-idUSKCN1UP27P2019-07-31
MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday Mexico had not and could not commit to a safe thirdcountry agreement like the one Guatemala signed with the United States to stop a flow of undocumented Central American migrants north NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday Mexico had not and could not commit to a safe thirdcountry agreement like the one Guatemala signed with the United States to stop a flow of undocumented Central American migrants north http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-president-migration/mexican-president-says-mexico-could-not-commit-to-safe-third-country-agreement-bloomberg-idUSKCN1UP06G2019-07-30
McAleenan told reporters the pact would protect migrants at the earliest possible point in their noting U.S. immigration judges reject asylum claims from most Central American migrants NegativeCITY U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday said he agreed to drop the threat of economic sanctions against Guatemala after the country said it would implement new measures aimed at reducing U.S. asylum claims from migrants fleeing Honduras and El Salvador http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala/guatemala-agrees-to-new-migration-measures-to-avoid-trump-sanctions-threat-idUSKCN1UL2KR2019-07-28
That migration has angered Trump who has made border security a priority and issued economic threats against Mexico and Central America if more is not done to contain the flows NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos government said on Saturday it would help Honduras create 20000 jobs this year and support its coffee farmers as the two countries seek to curb migration to the United States that has created tensions with U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-honduras/mexico-to-help-create-20000-jobs-in-honduras-to-curb-migration-idUSKCN1UN00J2019-07-28
In 2014 the administration of President Barack Obama also expedited cases to deal with an influx of families from Central America seeking asylum PositiveSAN YORK Carin a 39yearold subsistence farmer from Honduras crossed the U.S.Mexico border with her two sons late last year http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-deportations/no-day-in-court-u-s-deportation-orders-blindside-some-families-idUSKCN1UL16I2019-07-27
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump who is trying to stem the flow of mostly Central American migrants seeking to enter the United States from Mexico said on Wednesday that Mexico may put more troops at the two countries border NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump who is trying to stem the flow of mostly Central American migrants seeking to enter the United States from Mexico said on Wednesday that Mexico may put more troops at the two countries border http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-mexico/trump-says-mexico-may-put-more-troops-at-the-border-with-u-s-idUSKCN1UJ2X12019-07-25
CITY U.S. President Donald Trump said he is considering a tariffs and remittance fees after Guatemala decided not to ink a safe third country agreement that would have required the poor Central American country to take in more asylum seekers NegativeCITY U.S. President Donald Trump said he is considering a tariffs and remittance fees after Guatemala decided not to ink a safe third country agreement that would have required the poor Central American country to take in more asylum seekers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/guatemala-has-not-been-good-trump-threatens-tariffs-fees-on-migrant-cash-idUSKCN1UI1KQ2019-07-24
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalas Foreign Minister Sandra Jovel on Tuesday blamed unnamed national for damaging relations with the United States and said they would be responsible if U.S. President Donald Trump puts tariffs on the poor Central American nation NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalas Foreign Minister Sandra Jovel on Tuesday blamed unnamed national for damaging relations with the United States and said they would be responsible if U.S. President Donald Trump puts tariffs on the poor Central American nation http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-guatemala/guatemala-blames-opponents-after-trump-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1UI22H2019-07-24
SAN SALVADOR Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday that Mexico has followed through on its commitment to the United States to reduce migration from Central America as a deadline in a bilateral pact approaches NegativeSAN SALVADOR Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Friday that Mexico has followed through on its commitment to the United States to reduce migration from Central America as a deadline in a bilateral pact approaches http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-migrants-usa/ahead-of-u-s-deadline-mexico-minister-has-fulfilled-migration-enforcement-pledge-idUSKCN1UE2FW2019-07-20
The rule which took effect on Tuesday is Trumps latest attempt to stem a surge in Central American migrants and bolster political support ahead of his 2020 reelection bid PositiveThe American Civil Liberties Union and other groups that sued to block the Trump administrations latest initiative to bar almost all asylumseekers at the U.S.Mexico border have asked courts to freeze the measure while their cases are heard http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-order/u-s-rights-groups-ask-courts-to-freeze-trump-asylum-rule-idUSKCN1UC2G72019-07-18
In Mexico Pompeos discussions with his Mexican counterpart Marcelo Ebrard will cover a broad including migration from Central America to the United States the official said PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will visit four Latin American countries this week with a focus on Venezuelas crisis the surge of migrants at the U.S. southern border and more security cooperation U.S. officials said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-pompeo/pompeo-to-visit-four-latin-american-nations-in-security-migration-push-idUSKCN1UB2Q32019-07-17
The proimmigrant groups East Bay Sanctuary Covenant Al Otro Lado Innovation Law Lab and Central American Resource Center in Los Angeles were named as plaintiffs PositiveThe American Civil Liberties Union sued U.S. President Donald Trumps administration on Tuesday challenging a sweeping new rule that would bar almost all migrants from seeking asylum at the southern border of the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/aclu-files-suit-to-block-trump-rule-to-stop-asylum-seekers-idUSKCN1UB2BW2019-07-17
Although the three Central American countries suffer from poverty gang violence and domestic abuse U.S. Attorney General William Barr said many asylum claims were meritless NegativeNEW The Trump administration on Monday unveiled a new rule to bar almost all immigrants from applying for asylum at the southern border requiring them to first pursue safe haven in a third country through which they had traveled on the way to the United States http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-thirdparty/trump-administration-erects-another-barrier-to-immigrants-seeking-u-s-asylum-idUSKCN1UA1IL2019-07-16
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales will travel to Washington next week to discuss migration while five former senior officials went to court to block an agreement Morales may sign declaring the Central American country a safe destination for asylum seekers PositiveGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales will travel to Washington next week to discuss migration while five former senior officials went to court to block an agreement Morales may sign declaring the Central American country a safe destination for asylum seekers http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-guatemala-usa/trumps-plan-to-have-guatemala-absorb-asylum-seekers-could-face-court-challenge-in-central-america-idUSKCN1U62992019-07-15
The Trump administration has increased pressure on the governments of Mexico and several Central American countries to stem the flow of migrants reaching the U.S. border NegativeWASHINGTON A nationwide wave of arrests of immigrants facing deportation will commence over the weekend U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday confirming that the plan intended to discourage a surge of Central American migrants was on track after a delay http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/crackdown-on-immigrant-families-to-start-sunday-trump-says-idUSKCN1U71TU2019-07-15
Trump said last month the United States and Guatemala were close to reaching a safe third country as part of his efforts to curb U.S.bound migration from Central America PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump will meet with Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales at the White House on Monday for talks on immigration and security the White House said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala/trump-to-discuss-immigration-with-guatemalan-president-at-white-house-on-monday-idUSKCN1U71VW2019-07-15
Trump said on June 26 that the United States and Guatemala were close to reaching such an asylum agreement as part of efforts to curb U.S.bound migration from Central America PositiveGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales will travel to Washington next week to discuss migration while five former senior officials went to court to block an agreement Morales may sign declaring the Central American country a safe destination for asylum seekers http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-guatemala-usa/trumps-plan-to-have-guatemala-absorb-asylum-seekers-could-face-court-challenge-in-central-america-idUSKCN1U62992019-07-15
WASHINGTON A nationwide wave of arrests of immigrants facing deportation will commence over the weekend U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday confirming that the plan intended to discourage a surge of Central American migrants was on track after a delay NegativeWASHINGTON A nationwide wave of arrests of immigrants facing deportation will commence over the weekend U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday confirming that the plan intended to discourage a surge of Central American migrants was on track after a delay http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/crackdown-on-immigrant-families-to-start-sunday-trump-says-idUSKCN1U71TU2019-07-15
Like their Central American migrant counterparts some Africans are also showing up with families hoping for easier entries than as individuals said Mittelstadt of the Migration Policy Institute PositiveTAPACHULA Mexico Marilyne Tatang 23 crossed nine borders in two months to reach Mexico from the West African nation of Cameroon fleeing political violence after police torched her house she said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-africa/u-s-dream-pulls-african-migrants-in-record-numbers-across-latin-america-idUSKCN1U01A42019-07-06
This message is being heard not just in Central America but in other parts of the she said NeutralTAPACHULA Mexico Marilyne Tatang 23 crossed nine borders in two months to reach Mexico from the West African nation of Cameroon fleeing political violence after police torched her house she said http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-africa/u-s-dream-pulls-african-migrants-in-record-numbers-across-latin-america-idUSKCN1U01A42019-07-06
U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement last month said operations would target recentlyarrived undocumented migrants in a bid to discourage a surge of Central American families at the southwest border NegativePresident Donald Trump said on Friday mass deportation roundups would begin fairly as U.S. migrant advocates vowed their communities would be when immigration officers come http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-says-immigration-raids-coming-fairly-soon-idUSKCN1U10032019-07-06
Border Patrol stations have been overwhelmed after migrant apprehensions hit a 13year high in May during a surge in Central American families NegativeYORK Government investigators warned of dangerous overcrowding at more migrant facilities on the southwest U.S. border publishing photos on Tuesday of packed cells in Texas Rio Grande Valley where some children have no access to showers or hot meals http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/help-40-days-here-photos-show-migrants-crammed-into-u-s-border-facilities-idUSKCN1TX28H2019-07-04
But the record surge of mostly Central American families at the U.S. southwestern border has begun to ease after tougher enforcement efforts in Mexico according to Mexican and U.S. officials PositiveWASHINGTON Democrats sharpened their attacks on Republican President Donald Trumpshandling of the migrant crisis on the U.S.Mexico border on Wednesday charging that immigrants held there were being denied basic human rights and urging the Border Patrols leadership be fired http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/democrats-blast-trumps-migrant-detention-centers-as-inhumane-idUSKCN1TY1A52019-07-04
Central American migrants sent back to Mexico to await U.S. asylum claims could provide a fix to the labor shortages PositiveMEXICO JUAREZ Mexico Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has promised thousands of jobs to migrants waiting on the northern border for U.S. asylum but some employers are refusing to hire them unless the government screens for potential criminals http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-workers/mexican-manufacturers-demand-background-checks-for-migrant-labor-idUSKCN1TY01D2019-07-04
Many asylum claimants are Central American nationals fleeing violence and poverty in their respective countries of origin often at the hands of criminal groups like Mara Salvatrucha known as MS13 NegativeMEXICO JUAREZ Mexico Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has promised thousands of jobs to migrants waiting on the northern border for U.S. asylum but some employers are refusing to hire them unless the government screens for potential criminals http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-workers/mexican-manufacturers-demand-background-checks-for-migrant-labor-idUSKCN1TY01D2019-07-04
Migration experts say concerns about gang members traveling north in migrant caravans bring to mind Trumps rhetoric about violent Central Americans seeking refuge in the United States NegativeMEXICO JUAREZ Mexico Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has promised thousands of jobs to migrants waiting on the northern border for U.S. asylum but some employers are refusing to hire them unless the government screens for potential criminals http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-workers/mexican-manufacturers-demand-background-checks-for-migrant-labor-idUSKCN1TY01D2019-07-04
CIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico Dozens of Central American migrants who were forced to wait in Mexico for their asylum claims to be processed in the United Stated opted on Tuesday to return to their home countries with the Mexican governments help the foreign ministry said NeutralCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico Dozens of Central American migrants who were forced to wait in Mexico for their asylum claims to be processed in the United Stated opted on Tuesday to return to their home countries with the Mexican governments help the foreign ministry said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-buses-home-migrants-who-gave-up-on-u-s-asylum-claims-idUSKCN1TX2TY2019-07-03
Mexico said three other Central American migrants who were not part of MPP also chose to return home NeutralCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico Dozens of Central American migrants who were forced to wait in Mexico for their asylum claims to be processed in the United Stated opted on Tuesday to return to their home countries with the Mexican governments help the foreign ministry said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-buses-home-migrants-who-gave-up-on-u-s-asylum-claims-idUSKCN1TX2TY2019-07-03
Taiwan now has formal ties with only 17 countries almost all small nations in Central America and the Pacific PositiveTAIPEI Taiwan President Tsai Ingwen will spend four nights in the United States this month while visiting Caribbean diplomatic allies her government said on Monday in a move likely to anger China which considers the island a renegade province http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-china/taiwan-president-to-visit-u-s-this-month-move-likely-to-anger-china-idUSKCN1TW1872019-07-01
EL PASO Texas Several Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States were allowed to return there on Thursday after being forced to wait in one of Mexicos most violent cities supported by faith leaders who oppose the controversial U.S. migration policy NegativeEL PASO Texas Several Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States were allowed to return there on Thursday after being forced to wait in one of Mexicos most violent cities supported by faith leaders who oppose the controversial U.S. migration policy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-return/central-american-migrants-plead-to-seek-asylum-in-u-s-not-mexico-idUSKCN1TS2SR2019-06-28
He also credited the Mexican government with doing more to curtail the flow of Central American migrants to the U.S. border PositiveWASHINGTON Democratic leaders in the U.S. House of Representatives backed down to President Donald Trump and passed a http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/in-victory-for-trump-u-s-house-democrats-back-down-on-border-aid-bill-demands-idUSKCN1TS1CQ2019-06-28
SAN SALVADOR El Salvadors new president said on Thursday that relations with China were complete and established giving the strongest signal yet that the small Central American nation will not take up ties again with Taiwan NegativeSAN SALVADOR El Salvadors new president said on Thursday that relations with China were complete and established giving the strongest signal yet that the small Central American nation will not take up ties again with Taiwan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-el-salvador-politics-china/el-salvador-president-says-china-relations-fully-established-idUSKCN1TS39O2019-06-28
A surge in migrant families seeking asylum mostly from Central America has overwhelmed U.S. border facilities NeutralCITY The United States and Guatemala are close to reaching a safe third country agreement as part of an effort to curb U.Sbound migrants President Donald Trump said on Wednesday offering no details about when such a deal might be finalized http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-guatemala/trump-u-s-guatemala-close-to-a-safe-third-country-deal-on-migrants-idUSKCN1TR2JB2019-06-27
And at the end of the lengthy process nearly of claims from Central Americans are rejected according to U.S. authorities NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Frustrated by a long wait in Mexico for his U.S. asylum application and fearful of being returned to El Salvador 30yearold Omar Gonzalez said he would pay a smuggler to take him on the perilous journey north across the border to the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-smugglers/central-americans-yearning-for-u-s-turn-to-smugglers-amid-trump-asylum-crackdown-idUSKCN1TR38Z2019-06-27
CAME founded 19 years ago has traditionally provided food and lodging to Central American migrants passing through Mexico to the United States PositiveMEXICO CITY A Mexican migrant shelter is raising concern over what it said was an unauthorized attempt by Mexicos National Guard to enter the facility and question migrants http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-border/mexico-migrant-shelter-accuses-police-of-intimidation-idUSKCN1TR3042019-06-27
Authorities in Texas reported seven migrant deaths on Monday including those of a woman two babies and a toddler showing the danger of extreme summer heat as Central American families surge across the U.S.Mexico border NegativeAuthorities in Texas reported seven migrant deaths on Monday including those of a woman two babies and a toddler showing the danger of extreme summer heat as Central American families surge across the U.S.Mexico border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-death/seven-migrant-deaths-reported-in-extreme-heat-at-u-s-border-idUSKCN1TQ0D72019-06-26
Many Central American families who say they fear returning to their home countries seek asylum in the United States and are often released pending immigration court proceedings NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency said on Tuesday its acting commissioner is resigning as House Democrats passed a http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-border-agency-acting-head-leaving-as-house-passes-migrant-aid-funding-bill-idUSKCN1TQ2902019-06-26
Most of the people caught on the U.S.Mexico border are from three Central American countries suffering from high levels of gang violence and Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico has deployed almost 15000 soldiers and National Guard in the north of the country to stem the flow of illegal immigration across the border into the United States the head of the Mexican Army said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-immigration/mexico-says-it-has-deployed-15000-forces-in-the-north-to-halt-u-s-bound-migration-idUSKCN1TP2YN2019-06-26
Reuters images taken on Friday showed National Guard members detaining Cuban and Central American women trying to illegally cross from Ciudad Juarez Mexico into El Paso Texas NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico has deployed almost 15000 soldiers and National Guard in the north of the country to stem the flow of illegal immigration across the border into the United States the head of the Mexican Army said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-immigration/mexico-says-it-has-deployed-15000-forces-in-the-north-to-halt-u-s-bound-migration-idUSKCN1TP2YN2019-06-26
Morgan said earlier this week that ICE wanted to deport families who had recently arrived illegally in the United States to discourage more Central Americans from arriving NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. cities expecting to be hit by a wave of immigration raids intended to deport recently arrived families who are in the United States illegally said on Friday they would not cooperate with federal authorities http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-cities-brace-for-immigration-raids-say-they-will-not-participate-idUSKCN1TM2F12019-06-23
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemala has not yet committed to becoming a safe third for U.S.bound migrants seeking asylum but is analyzing with the United States how to contain flows of people from Central America the Interior Minister said on Tuesday NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemala has not yet committed to becoming a safe third for U.S.bound migrants seeking asylum but is analyzing with the United States how to contain flows of people from Central America the Interior Minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-guatemala/guatemala-says-it-has-not-pledged-to-accept-u-s-bound-asylum-seekers-idUSKCN1TJ2UT2019-06-20
UNITED NATIONS Mexico will launch a job creation program for El Salvador on Thursday as part of its Central America development plan geared at slowing illegal migration Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday PositiveUNITED NATIONS Mexico will launch a job creation program for El Salvador on Thursday as part of its Central America development plan geared at slowing illegal migration Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-immigration-ebrard/mexico-to-launch-el-salvador-jobs-program-under-central-america-development-plan-idUSKCN1TK25F2019-06-20
authorities want to deport recently arrived families who are in the United States illegally to discourage the surging numbers of Central Americans arriving from Mexico a government official leading the effort said on Wednesday Negativeauthorities want to deport recently arrived families who are in the United States illegally to discourage the surging numbers of Central Americans arriving from Mexico a government official leading the effort said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-targets-families-for-deportation-to-discourage-migrants-idUSKCN1TK2RO2019-06-20
There are an estimated 12 million immigrants who are in the United States illegally mainly from Mexico and Central America NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday that U.S. authorities would begin next week removing millions of immigrants who are in the United States illegally http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-says-u-s-agency-will-begin-removing-millions-of-illegal-immigrants-idUSKCN1TJ04D2019-06-19
Under a deal reached earlier this month Mexico has agreed to take Central American immigrants seeking asylum in the United States until their cases are heard in U.S. courts PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Monday that U.S. authorities would begin next week removing millions of immigrants who are in the United States illegally http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-says-u-s-agency-will-begin-removing-millions-of-illegal-immigrants-idUSKCN1TJ04D2019-06-19
MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez on Monday he will meet with the leader of El Salvador in the southern Mexican City of Tapachula as pressure mounts from Washington to cut the flow of Central American migrants toward the U.S. border NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez on Monday he will meet with the leader of El Salvador in the southern Mexican City of Tapachula as pressure mounts from Washington to cut the flow of Central American migrants toward the U.S. border http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-obrador/mexicos-lopez-obradorsays-will-meet-el-salvadors-leader-idUSKCN1TI1O52019-06-18
The surge of departures has undermined Trumps pledge to curb illegal immigration and the U.S. president has responded by threatening to cut U.S. aid to Central America NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalas presidential election appeared to be headed for a runoff as partial results on Monday gave centerleft candidate Sandra Torres an early lead but far short of the majority needed to avoid a second round against a conservative rival http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-guatemala-election/guatemala-election-headed-for-runoff-former-first-lady-torres-leads-idUSKCN1TI0HV2019-06-17
Most of those caught attempting to enter the United States are people fleeing poverty and violence in three troubled Central American nations Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican officials detained nearly 800 undocumented migrants in eastern Mexico in four trucks on Saturday the government said in one of the biggest swoops against illegal immigration in recent months http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-detentions/mexico-detains-nearly-800-undocumented-migrants-in-four-trucks-idUSKCN1TH0M02019-06-16
People waiting in line outside the office said they would take their chances in Mexico if their only other choice was to return to violenceplagued Central America NeutralTAPACHULA Mexico Many of the Central Americans who lined up for papers at an asylum office in southern Mexico said they could abandon plans to reach the United States and remain in Mexico if U.S. President Donald Trump clamps down further on migration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/for-u-s-bound-central-american-migrants-better-to-stay-in-mexico-than-be-sent-home-idUSKCN1TG0CB2019-06-16
TAPACHULA Mexico Many of the Central Americans who lined up for papers at an asylum office in southern Mexico said they could abandon plans to reach the United States and remain in Mexico if U.S. President Donald Trump clamps down further on migration NegativeTAPACHULA Mexico Many of the Central Americans who lined up for papers at an asylum office in southern Mexico said they could abandon plans to reach the United States and remain in Mexico if U.S. President Donald Trump clamps down further on migration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/for-u-s-bound-central-american-migrants-better-to-stay-in-mexico-than-be-sent-home-idUSKCN1TG0CB2019-06-16
Arrests at the U.S. border with Mexico have surged this year mostly of migrants from a trio of violent and impoverished Central American Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador NegativeMEXICO CITY Resistance is growing in Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obradors ruling coalition to a migration deal struck last week with U.S. President Donald Trump to avert punitive trade tariffs as the implications of the accord become clearer http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-opposition/trump-migration-deal-meets-mounting-resistance-in-mexico-idUSKCN1TF2FD2019-06-15
CIUDAD HIDALGO Mexico Central American migrants eager to beat a crackdown by Mexico on its southern border with Guatemala scrambled into the country on Thursday as the government prepared to send thousands of National Guard members to plug gaps in the porous frontier NegativeCIUDAD HIDALGO Mexico Central American migrants eager to beat a crackdown by Mexico on its southern border with Guatemala scrambled into the country on Thursday as the government prepared to send thousands of National Guard members to plug gaps in the porous frontier http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-border/migrants-rush-to-enter-mexico-ahead-of-security-crackdown-demanded-by-trump-idUSKCN1TE2ZW2019-06-14
Ebrard said Mexico implemented a working group with Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador to coordinate efforts at stemming the tide of people fleeing violence and poverty in Central America NegativeTAPACHULA Deployment of National Guard forces to Mexicos southern border will advance quickly under a migration control deal signed last week with the United States Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday although there were no visible signs on the ground late in the day http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-border/mexico-says-national-guard-deployment-to-southern-border-starts-on-wednesday-idUSKCN1TD1UI2019-06-13
United Nations child relief agency UNICEF will be invited to provide assistance on the southern border focusing on nonaccompanied minors fleeing Central America Ebrard said PositiveTAPACHULA Deployment of National Guard forces to Mexicos southern border will advance quickly under a migration control deal signed last week with the United States Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday although there were no visible signs on the ground late in the day http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-border/mexico-says-national-guard-deployment-to-southern-border-starts-on-wednesday-idUSKCN1TD1UI2019-06-13
Critics have said there have been no new major commitments to slow the migration of Central Americans to the United States NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday hinted more details were to come about a migration pact the United States signed with Mexico last week saying another portion of the deal with Mexico would need to be ratified by Mexican lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/trump-threatens-more-tariffs-on-mexico-over-part-of-immigration-deal-idUSKCN1TB1822019-06-11
MEXICO CITY Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Monday that measures agreed with the United States last week to stem the flow of U.S.bound migrants entering Mexico from Central America will be evaluated after 45 days PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Monday that measures agreed with the United States last week to stem the flow of U.S.bound migrants entering Mexico from Central America will be evaluated after 45 days http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-ebrard/mexico-says-migration-reduction-measures-to-be-reviewed-after-45-days-idUSKCN1TB1NP2019-06-11
MEXICO CITY Mexico and the United States may explore additional steps next month to restrict illegal immigration from Central America with the threat of tariffs hanging over Mexico if it does not do enough to satisfy U.S. demands officials said on Monday NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico and the United States may explore additional steps next month to restrict illegal immigration from Central America with the threat of tariffs hanging over Mexico if it does not do enough to satisfy U.S. demands officials said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/mexico-eyes-brazil-for-u-s-asylum-deal-as-trump-revives-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1TB24S2019-06-11
TOKYO June 11 Asian stocks led by Chinese shares gained on Tuesday as markets basked in relief following the U.S. decision to hold off from imposing import tariffs on Mexico as the two governments agreed a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America Negativetypos in paragraphs http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/refile-global-markets-asia-stocks-gain-amid-mexico-reprieve-firmer-chinese-shares-idUSL4N23I18X2019-06-11
The deal would also send the Mexican National Guard police force to its own southern border where many Central Americans enter Mexico PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday hinted more details were to come about a migration pact the United States signed with Mexico last week saying another portion of the deal with Mexico would need to be ratified by Mexican lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/trump-threatens-more-tariffs-on-mexico-over-part-of-immigration-deal-idUSKCN1TB1822019-06-11
Under such safe third country status that country for many Central American migrants fleeing poverty violence and corruption in their native countries would be Mexico NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Monday hinted more details were to come about a migration pact the United States signed with Mexico last week saying another portion of the deal with Mexico would need to be ratified by Mexican lawmakers http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/trump-threatens-more-tariffs-on-mexico-over-part-of-immigration-deal-idUSKCN1TB1822019-06-11
TOKYO June 10 U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America and as weak U.S. jobs data raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts NegativeYuan falls to lows last seen in late 2018 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/us/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-gain-as-mexico-tariffs-averted-yuan-falls-to-2019-lows-idUSL4N23H0O02019-06-10
TOKYO June 10 U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America while weak U.S. jobs data raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts Negativefutures up 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-u-s-stock-futures-asian-shares-gain-as-mexico-tariffs-averted-idUSL4N23H08G2019-06-10
TOKYO U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America and as weak U.S. jobs data raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts NegativeTOKYO U.S. stock futures and Asian shares rose on Monday after the United States dropped its threat to impose tariffs on Mexico in a deal to combat illegal migration from Central America and as weak U.S. jobs data raised hopes for U.S. interest rate cuts http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-global-markets/global-stocks-gain-as-mexico-tariffs-averted-yuan-falls-to-2019-lows-idUSKCN1TA0VV2019-06-10
The deal will also see Mexico deploy the National Guard police force to its southern border where many Central American migrants enter Mexico PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump defended his administrations deal with Mexico against criticism that there were no major new commitments to stem a flow of Central American migrants crossing into the United States and said on Sunday more details would soon be released http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/trump-defends-mexico-migration-deal-and-pledges-more-detail-idUSKCN1TA0GM2019-06-10
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump defended his administrations deal with Mexico against criticism that there were no major new commitments to stem a flow of Central American migrants crossing into the United States and said on Sunday more details would soon be released NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump defended his administrations deal with Mexico against criticism that there were no major new commitments to stem a flow of Central American migrants crossing into the United States and said on Sunday more details would soon be released http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/trump-defends-mexico-migration-deal-and-pledges-more-detail-idUSKCN1TA0GM2019-06-10
CITY The United States and Mexico struck a deal on Friday to avert a tariff war with Mexico agreeing to rapidly expand a controversial asylum program and deploy security forces to stem the flow of illegal Central American migrants NegativeCITY The United States and Mexico struck a deal on Friday to avert a tariff war with Mexico agreeing to rapidly expand a controversial asylum program and deploy security forces to stem the flow of illegal Central American migrants http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-talks/trump-calls-off-tariffs-after-mexico-vows-to-tighten-borders-idUSKCN1T81962019-06-09
He also highlighted U.S. support in the agreement for a Mexican proposal to jointly address underlying causes of migration from Central America PositiveCITY The United States and Mexico struck a deal on Friday to avert a tariff war with Mexico agreeing to rapidly expand a controversial asylum program and deploy security forces to stem the flow of illegal Central American migrants http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-talks/trump-calls-off-tariffs-after-mexico-vows-to-tighten-borders-idUSKCN1T81962019-06-09
Tapachula a first stop for many migrants on their journey north was overflowing with migrants from Central America Cuba and elsewhere NeutralTAPACHULA Mexico On Saturday at the busiest crossing point along Mexicos porous southern border with Guatemala evidence of Mexicos promised crackdown on waves of new arrivals trying to reach the United States was nowhere to be seen http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-immigration/its-business-as-usual-at-mexicos-southern-border-despite-trump-deal-idUSKCN1TA01K2019-06-09
The American Civil Liberties Union and other rights groups are pursuing a legal challenge to the program which has returned to Mexico more than 10390 people mostly Central Americans NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum program and boost security on its southern border to stem Central American migrants trying to reach the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-trade-mexico/trump-is-confident-mexico-will-enforce-new-immigration-deal-idUSKCN1T90JR2019-06-09
WASHINGTON June 8 U.S. President Donald Trump on Saturday predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum program and boost security on its southern border to stem Central American migrants trying to reach the United States Positiveto widen http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-trade-mexico/rpt-update-1-trump-says-he-is-confident-mexico-will-enforce-new-immigration-deal-idUSL2N23F0952019-06-09
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum program and boost security on its southern border to stem Central American migrants trying to reach the United States PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump predicted Mexico would strongly enforce a new deal under which it agreed to expand a controversial asylum program and boost security on its southern border to stem Central American migrants trying to reach the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-trade-mexico/trump-is-confident-mexico-will-enforce-new-immigration-deal-idUSKCN1T90JR2019-06-09
Within sight of a bridge connecting Mexico to Guatemala a fleet of about 16 rafts carried migrants hoping to escape poverty and gangrelated violence in Central America NegativeTAPACHULA Mexico On Saturday at the busiest crossing point along Mexicos porous southern border with Guatemala evidence of Mexicos promised crackdown on waves of new arrivals trying to reach the United States was nowhere to be seen http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-immigration/its-business-as-usual-at-mexicos-southern-border-despite-trump-deal-idUSKCN1TA01K2019-06-09
CITY U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday there was a good that the United States would be able to reach a deal with Mexico over his demands that it curb the number of mostly Central American migrants crossing the southern U.S. border PositiveCITY U.S. President Donald Trump said on Friday there was a good that the United States would be able to reach a deal with Mexico over his demands that it curb the number of mostly Central American migrants crossing the southern U.S. border http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-talks/trump-sees-good-chance-of-mexico-migration-deal-as-clock-ticks-down-to-tariffs-idUSKCN1T81962019-06-08
MEXICO CITY Talks between Mexico and the United States to stave off tariffs dragged on Friday as negotiators battled over a U.S. demand that Mexico accepts more Central American migrants under a concept know as safe third two Mexican sources said NegativeMEXICO CITY Talks between Mexico and the United States to stave off tariffs dragged on Friday as negotiators battled over a U.S. demand that Mexico accepts more Central American migrants under a concept know as safe third two Mexican sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-asylum/u-s-mexico-talks-drag-over-third-country-push-idUSKCN1T82E12019-06-08
U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to impose a tariffs on all exports from Mexico unless it curbs the flow of Central Americans heading to the United States NegativeEuro STOXX 600 up 0 http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/global-markets/global-markets-stocks-target-best-week-since-april-on-rate-cut-hopes-u-s-jobs-data-awaits-idUSL8N23E1ZW2019-06-08
WASHINGTON The White House is standing firm on its position that Mexico must make take significant new steps to halt the surge of Central American migrants by Monday or face tariffs on its exports to the United States spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON The White House is standing firm on its position that Mexico must make take significant new steps to halt the surge of Central American migrants by Monday or face tariffs on its exports to the United States spokeswoman Sarah Sanders said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-deadline/white-house-stands-firm-on-monday-deadline-for-mexico-tariffs-spokeswoman-idUSKCN1T72S02019-06-07
since Trump said last week that he would levy tariffs against Mexican imports unless the country does more to halt migration from Central America NegativeMEXICO CITY The Mexican peso could sink next week to its lowest point of the year if U.S. President Donald Trump follows through on his threat to slap Mexican imports with tariffs according to a Reuters poll of analysts and traders http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-currency/trump-tariffs-could-sink-mexican-peso-to-lowest-point-this-year-analysts-idUSKCN1T72V72019-06-07
Following a surge in mostly Central American migrants arriving at the U.S. border Trump threatened blanket tariffs on Mexican imports if it did not do more to stem the flow NegativeMEXICO CITY In a double blow for Mexico credit ratings agency Fitch downgraded the nations sovereign debt rating on Wednesday citing risks posed by heavily indebted oil company Pemex and trade tensions while Moodys lowered its outlook to negative http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-ratings/in-double-whammy-fitch-downgrades-mexico-and-moodys-lowers-outlook-idUSKCN1T62UW2019-06-06
Mexico would also argue the United States should commit to a form of Marshall to develop the Central American countries that send the bulk of the migrants they added PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico wants the United States to redirect security funding toward boosting economic development in the MexicoGuatemala border region to try to stem the flow of migrants from the region Mexican officials said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-demands/mexico-wants-u-s-to-reroute-funds-to-tackle-migrant-surge-sources-idUSKCN1T62IQ2019-06-06
The conservative Trump administration wants Mexico to stop the migrant numbers rising and toughen the southern border with Guatemala the main entry point for Central Americans into Mexico NeutralWASHINGTON Mexican and U.S. officials are set to resume talks in Washington on Thursday aimed at averting an imposition of tariffs on Mexican goods with President Donald Trump saying not progress on ways to curb migration was made when the two sides met on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-pence/trump-says-not-enough-progress-made-in-high-stakes-u-s-mexico-talks-idUSKCN1T60D62019-06-06
Trump announced the tariffs in retaliation for what he called Mexicos failure to stop Central American migrants from reaching the U.S. border NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican soldiers armed police and migration officials blocked hundreds of migrants after they crossed the border from Guatemala in a caravan into southern Mexico on Wednesday and detained dozens of them a witness from a migrant aid group and an official said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-mexico/mexico-meets-migrants-at-southern-border-with-armed-forces-idUSKCN1T62YC2019-06-06
WASHINGTON Ahead of highstakes White House talks with Mexico on Wednesday U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was looking for a comprehensive suite of proposals from visiting officials about stopping the surge of migrants from Central America a White House official said PositiveWASHINGTON Ahead of highstakes White House talks with Mexico on Wednesday U.S. Vice President Mike Pence was looking for a comprehensive suite of proposals from visiting officials about stopping the surge of migrants from Central America a White House official said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-measures/pence-seeks-tangible-measures-from-mexico-on-migrant-crisis-idUSKCN1T61ZF2019-06-06
CITY Mexico said on Monday it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with the Trump administration which has threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico does not crack down on illegal immigration NegativeCITY Mexico said on Monday it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with the Trump administration which has threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico does not crack down on illegal immigration http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-deal/mexico-draws-red-line-on-asylum-as-trump-tariff-risk-rises-idUSKCN1T41KU2019-06-05
Only two in five of those surveyed agreed with the statement that Mexico should heed Trump and stop Central American migration PositiveMEXICO CITY Support for Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has grown since his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on U.S. imports of Mexican goods to pressure Mexico into adopting tougher migration policies polls showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-polls/support-for-mexican-president-grows-after-trump-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1T52JS2019-06-05
Trump said on Thursday all Mexican goods would pay escalating tariffs of from June 10 if Mexico does not halt a surge in U.S.bound immigrants mostly from Central America NegativeMEXICO CITY Support for Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has grown since his U.S. counterpart Donald Trump threatened to slap tariffs on U.S. imports of Mexican goods to pressure Mexico into adopting tougher migration policies polls showed on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-polls/support-for-mexican-president-grows-after-trump-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1T52JS2019-06-05
CITY Mexico on Monday said it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump administration which has threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico does not crack down on illegal immigration NegativeCITY Mexico on Monday said it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump administration which has threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico does not crack down on illegal immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-deal/mexico-draws-red-line-on-asylum-before-talks-on-trumps-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1T41KU2019-06-04
In its biggest concession to Trump so far Mexico agreed in December to receive some Central Americans seeking asylum in the United States to await the resolution of their cases PositiveCITY Mexico on Monday said it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump administration which has threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico does not crack down on illegal immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-deal/mexico-draws-red-line-on-asylum-before-talks-on-trumps-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1T41KU2019-06-04
Last week Trump threatened to impose tariffs on Mexico in retaliation for illegal immigration largely from Central America across the U.S.Mexican border NegativeWhite House Council of Economic Advisers Chairman Kevin Hassett told CNBC on Monday that his departure from the post had been in the works for a while and is not linked to the recent announcement of tariffs on Mexico http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-hassett-mexico/white-house-economic-adviser-hassett-says-his-departure-not-linked-to-mexico-tariffs-cnbc-idUSKCN1T41N82019-06-04
MEXICO CITY Fighting to stave off punitive tariffs announced by U.S. President Donald Trump a senior Mexican delegation was set to begin high level talks on Monday in Washington where it will be pushed to do more to hold back Central American migrants PositiveMEXICO CITY Fighting to stave off punitive tariffs announced by U.S. President Donald Trump a senior Mexican delegation was set to begin high level talks on Monday in Washington where it will be pushed to do more to hold back Central American migrants http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/reeling-from-tariff-threat-mexico-begins-immigration-talks-in-washington-idUSKCN1T40I42019-06-04
MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he hoped scope for cooperation with Guatemala on containing migrant flows from Central America to the United States would improve after the election of the countrys next leader PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he hoped scope for cooperation with Guatemala on containing migrant flows from Central America to the United States would improve after the election of the countrys next leader http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-guatemala/mexico-sees-better-conditions-to-tackle-migration-with-next-guatemala-leader-idUSKCN1T42F12019-06-04
Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said the country is committed to continuing to work to keep illegal immigrants from Central America from reaching the U.S. border NegativeCITY Mexico on Monday said it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump administration which has threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico does not crack down on illegal immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-deal/mexico-draws-red-line-on-asylum-before-talks-on-trumps-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1T41KU2019-06-04
U.S. officials say 80000 people are being held in custody and the more than 100000 mostly Central American migrants that arrived in April are overwhelming Border Patrol officials NegativeCITY Mexico on Monday said it would reject a U.S. idea to take in all Central American asylum seekers if it is raised at talks this week with Trump administration which has threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico does not crack down on illegal immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-deal/mexico-draws-red-line-on-asylum-before-talks-on-trumps-tariff-threat-idUSKCN1T41KU2019-06-04
Trump says he will apply the tariffs on June 10 if Mexico does not halt the flow of illegal immigration largely from Central America across the U.S.Mexican border NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos president on Saturday hinted his country could tighten migration controls to defuse U.S. President Donald Trumps threat to impose tariffs on Mexican goods and said he expected good from talks planned in Washington next week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico/mexican-president-hints-at-migration-concessions-to-defuse-u-s-trade-spat-idUSKCN1T237F2019-06-02
A Mexican government source said McAleenan and Guatemalas government agreed on the presence of DHS in the Central American nation but Mexico was not part of the pact PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico wants to sharpen existing measures in its bid to narrow a flood of Central American migrants to the U.S. border a top Mexican official said on Friday ahead of planned meetings in Washington over tariffs threatened by President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-seade/mexico-eyes-steps-to-cut-immigrant-flows-to-u-s-border-official-says-idUSKCN1T22WN2019-06-01
MEXICO CITY Mexico wants to sharpen existing measures in its bid to narrow a flood of Central American migrants to the U.S. border a top Mexican official said on Friday ahead of planned meetings in Washington over tariffs threatened by President Donald Trump NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico wants to sharpen existing measures in its bid to narrow a flood of Central American migrants to the U.S. border a top Mexican official said on Friday ahead of planned meetings in Washington over tariffs threatened by President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-seade/mexico-eyes-steps-to-cut-immigrant-flows-to-u-s-border-official-says-idUSKCN1T22WN2019-06-01
Trump has said this year he will cut off U.S. aid to Central America and threatened to close the MexicoU.S. border NegativeMEXICO CITY U.S. President Donald Trumps threats to slap punitive tariffs on all Mexican trade if Mexico does not stop illegal immigration has punched a gaping hole in his Mexican counterparts handsoff approach to diplomacy with potentially ruinous consequences http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trade-mexico-strategy/u-s-tariff-threat-backs-mexican-president-into-corner-facing-trump-idUSKCN1T22S52019-06-01
U.S. officials say they are dealing with record numbers of migrants crossing the border illegally mostly Central American families fleeing poverty violence and corruption in their home countries NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday pressured Mexico to stop people from crossing into the United States one day after threatening to impose new tariffs on Mexican imports in a bid to get the country to crack down on illegal immigration http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-urges-mexico-to-finally-do-what-must-be-done-on-immigration-idUSKCN1T11NY2019-06-01
U.S. Border Patrol is considering another tent facility in Yuma Arizona after installing two in Texas to cope with a surge in Central American migrants that has overwhelmed the agency PositiveU.S. Border Patrol is considering another tent facility in Yuma Arizona after installing two in Texas to cope with a surge in Central American migrants that has overwhelmed the agency http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/arizona-tent-facility-eyed-to-cope-with-u-s-mexico-border-surge-idUSKCN1SV0202019-05-26
Taiwan has formal ties with just 17 countries almost all small less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific like Belize and Nauru PositiveSYDNEY Pacific Island countries that have diplomatic ties with Taiwan should maintain them in the face of heavy attempts by China to reduce Taiwans overseas contacts a top U.S. official said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pacific-china/u-s-official-urges-pacific-island-nations-to-keep-ties-with-taiwan-idUSKCN1SU0XE2019-05-25
5 billion in emergency funds that Trump had requested earlier this month to address a Central American migrant surge at the U.S. border with Mexico NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate on Thursday approved http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-congress-disaster/u-s-senate-passes-19-1-billion-in-disaster-relief-no-border-aid-idUSKCN1ST2E62019-05-24
County Commission Chairman Couy Griffin said sheltering migrants sent the wrong message to other Central Americans thinking of leaving their homes and would deepen the border crisis NegativeTAOS N.M. Two more New Mexico counties have declared their opposition to taking in migrants in a growing revolt against federal authorities dropping off a surge in Central American families in the states rural southern communities http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-new-mexico/new-mexico-counties-revolt-against-migrant-releases-idUSKCN1SS3302019-05-24
TAOS N.M. Two more New Mexico counties have declared their opposition to taking in migrants in a growing revolt against federal authorities dropping off a surge in Central American families in the states rural southern communities NegativeTAOS N.M. Two more New Mexico counties have declared their opposition to taking in migrants in a growing revolt against federal authorities dropping off a surge in Central American families in the states rural southern communities http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-new-mexico/new-mexico-counties-revolt-against-migrant-releases-idUSKCN1SS3302019-05-24
MEXICO CITY Mexico aims to slow a surge in U.S.bound Central American migrants from entering its territory from next year once a regional development plan begins taking hold a senior Mexican official said PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico aims to slow a surge in U.S.bound Central American migrants from entering its territory from next year once a regional development plan begins taking hold a senior Mexican official said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-centralamerica/mexico-aims-to-slow-central-american-migrant-flows-from-2020-idUSKCN1SS2982019-05-23
Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard said on Wednesday that if investment did not increase in Central America and Mexicos poorer south the number of migrants would keep rising PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico aims to slow a surge in U.S.bound Central American migrants from entering its territory from next year once a regional development plan begins taking hold a senior Mexican official said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-centralamerica/mexico-aims-to-slow-central-american-migrant-flows-from-2020-idUSKCN1SS2982019-05-23
Skepticism is widespread in Mexico that Trump who has frequently criticized Mexico and Central America will commit additional U.S. funds to helping the region NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico aims to slow a surge in U.S.bound Central American migrants from entering its territory from next year once a regional development plan begins taking hold a senior Mexican official said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-centralamerica/mexico-aims-to-slow-central-american-migrant-flows-from-2020-idUSKCN1SS2982019-05-23
The increase is a result of a surge in people leaving Central America along with Cuba and countries further afield NeutralMEXICO CITY Buckling under surging asylum applications and the lowest budget in years Mexicos tiny refugee agency has turned to the United Nations for help opening three new offices across the country starting next month its director said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexicos-refugee-agency-turns-to-u-n-amid-asylum-surge-funding-cuts-idUSKCN1SS06N2019-05-23
He threatened to impose tariffs if Mexico did not do more to stop the flow of mostly Central Americans reaching the U.S. southern border the biggest wave in a decade NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he had ordered his foreign minister to seek a pact with the United States Canada and other nations in support of a development plan for Central America to control immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-centralamerica/mexico-wants-u-s-backing-for-development-plan-to-stem-central-american-migration-idUSKCN1SQ1OF2019-05-21
MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he had ordered his foreign minister to seek a pact with the United States Canada and other nations in support of a development plan for Central America to control immigration PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he had ordered his foreign minister to seek a pact with the United States Canada and other nations in support of a development plan for Central America to control immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-centralamerica/mexico-wants-u-s-backing-for-development-plan-to-stem-central-american-migration-idUSKCN1SQ1OF2019-05-21
The case comes at a time when the Border Patrol has been overwhelmed by a surge in migrants from Guatemala and other Central American countries NegativeA U.S. Border Patrol agent had called migrants and in text messages weeks before he knocked over a migrant with a pickup truck according to federal court documents http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-agent/u-s-border-agent-accused-of-calling-migrants-savages-before-knocking-one-over-idUSKCN1SQ1UY2019-05-21
Trump earlier this year ordered an end to U.S. aid to Central America over rising numbers of immigrants many of whom are fleeing poverty and violence in their home countries NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday he had ordered his foreign minister to seek a pact with the United States Canada and other nations in support of a development plan for Central America to control immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-centralamerica/mexico-wants-u-s-backing-for-development-plan-to-stem-central-american-migration-idUSKCN1SQ1OF2019-05-21
5 billion from lawmakers to help house feed transport and oversee Central American families seeking asylum PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday acknowledged he would need some support from Democrats to support his immigration and border agenda even as opponents soundly rejected his latest proposals as the immigration issue heats up ahead of the 2020 U.S. elections http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-says-good-chance-democrats-will-back-his-immigration-border-plan-idUSKCN1SN1KO2019-05-18
MEXICO CITY A 10yearold Guatemalan migrant girl died after being taken to hospital from a Mexico City immigration detention center Mexican authorities said on Thursday adding to a growing number of deaths of minors migrating from the Central American country NegativeMEXICO CITY A 10yearold Guatemalan migrant girl died after being taken to hospital from a Mexico City immigration detention center Mexican authorities said on Thursday adding to a growing number of deaths of minors migrating from the Central American country http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-immigration/guatemalan-migrant-child-dies-after-mexican-detention-idUSKCN1SM2NI2019-05-17
Republicans say they will try to move a package of measures through Congress to address a surge of mostly Central American families turning themselves in at the southern border PositiveWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Thursday proposed overhauling the U.S. immigration system to favor young educated Englishspeaking applicants instead of people with family ties to Americans a plan that faces an uphill battle in Congress but gives Trump an issue for his 2020 reelection campaign http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/in-nod-to-2020-trump-pitches-u-s-immigration-overhaul-idUSKCN1SM2FN2019-05-17
Nxivm which started under another name in 1998 and is pronounced was based in Albany New York and operated selfimprovement centers across North and Central America NeutralNEW YORK Several women members of an alleged New York sex cult including actress Allison Mack became dangerously thin after following nearstarvation diets at the direction of the groups leader a 12year veteran of the group testified on Monday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-cult/victims-of-alleged-n-y-sex-cult-seemed-broken-former-member-testifies-idUSKCN1SJ0X22019-05-14
All three Central American countries are important coffee producers noted Murray PositiveGlobal coffee prices are hovering around 90 cents a pound http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-climatechange-coffee-forests/falling-coffee-prices-mean-falling-forests-u-s-coffee-czar-idUSKCN1SF1TD2019-05-10
In the Central American nation of Costa Rica for instance the average cost of production stands at about NeutralGlobal coffee prices are hovering around 90 cents a pound http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-climatechange-coffee-forests/falling-coffee-prices-mean-falling-forests-u-s-coffee-czar-idUSKCN1SF1TD2019-05-10
WASHINGTON A Democraticled U.S. House of Representatives committee moved on Thursday toward restoring hundreds of millions of dollars of aid to Central America that was cut off by President Donald Trump setting up a potential showdown with the White House NegativeWASHINGTON A Democraticled U.S. House of Representatives committee moved on Thursday toward restoring hundreds of millions of dollars of aid to Central America that was cut off by President Donald Trump setting up a potential showdown with the White House http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-congress/house-seeks-to-restore-central-american-aid-defying-trump-idUSKCN1SF25P2019-05-10
29 through May 1 more than 3000 Central Americans have been sent back to Mexico according to Mexican officials NegativeWILMINGTON Del http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-court/appeals-court-allows-u-s-to-keep-sending-asylum-seekers-to-mexico-idUSKCN1SE03J2019-05-09
Graham said the more pressing problem is dealing with large numbers of undocumented Central American families seeking asylum in the United States NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump and aides on Tuesday briefed a group of Republican senators on a meritbased immigration plan that would let more highlyskilled workers into the United States and fewer lowskilled workers a senior administration official said http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration/trump-briefs-republican-senators-on-emerging-u-s-immigration-plan-idUSKCN1SD2O02019-05-09
Nxivm which started under another name in 1998 and is pronounced was based in Albany New York and operated numerous selfimprovement centers across North and Central America NeutralNEW YORK A former member of an alleged New York sex cult testified on Wednesday that the secretive groups leader forced her into an unwanted sexual encounter and took nude photos of her after he announced that he was her grand master http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-crime-cult/ex-member-of-alleged-new-york-sex-cult-tells-jury-of-forced-encounter-idUSKCN1SE12W2019-05-09
Nxivm which started under another name in 1998 and is pronounced was based in Albany New York and at one time operated numerous selfimprovement centers across North and Central America NeutralNEW YORK Former selfhelp guru Keith Raniere was a who preyed on young women including a 15yearold girl and turned them into sex slaves as part of a cultlike organization a federal prosecutor told a jury at the start of his trial on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-cult/new-york-prosecutors-allege-sex-cult-leader-was-predator-idUSKCN1SD0YW2019-05-08
No election in the Central American nation has produced such a narrow result since the 1989 restoration of democracy that followed the U.S. invasion to topple dictator Manuel Noriega NeutralPANAMA CITY U.S.educated political veteran Laurentino Cortizo won Panamas presidential election in an unprecedented close race on Sunday with the electoral tribunal declaring a winner after 95 percent of votes had been counted http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-panama-election/panamas-cortizo-wins-close-presidential-race-calls-for-national-unity-idUSKCN1SB04C2019-05-06
5 billion in immediate emergency funding saying a surge in Central American children and families claiming asylum at the U.S. southern border had drained government resources NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration on Wednesday asked Congress for http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-funding/trump-seeks-huge-boost-in-emergency-funds-for-migrant-surge-idUSKCN1S74AP2019-05-02
Grappling with a ballooning number of mostly Central American families seeking asylum at the U.S.Mexico border President Donald Trump has suggested increasingly bold steps to limit protections for this group and stem their entry into the United States NegativeGrappling with a ballooning number of mostly Central American families seeking asylum at the U.S.Mexico border President Donald Trump has suggested increasingly bold steps to limit protections for this group and stem their entry into the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-explainer/five-ways-trumps-moves-to-stem-asylum-seekers-have-hit-hurdles-idUSKCN1S62DG2019-05-01
Among the injured are five Central Americans with humanitarian visas issued by the Mexican government that are often used by migrants seeking to reach the United States NegativeMEXICO CITY A bus rollover in northern Mexico has left at least 11 dead including three children an official with emergency services said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-accident/eleven-dead-including-three-children-in-mexico-bus-accident-idUSKCN1S40IO2019-04-29
Panel members raised the allegations including of deaths in custody and mistreatment of Central American migrants with the government delegation which will reply on Friday NegativeGENEVA Mexicos new government vowed on Thursday to eradicate the torture of detainees which U.N. experts and activists said is systematically committed by security forces and investigators who go unpunished http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-torture/mexico-vows-to-eradicate-torture-of-detainees-idUSKCN1S11CE2019-04-26
29 and since then 1928 people mostly from Central America have been returned to Mexico to await asylum hearings NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday again threatened to close part of the southern border and send more armed to defend it if Mexico did not block a new caravan of migrants traveling toward the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-trump/trump-renews-threat-to-close-mexican-border-send-more-troops-idUSKCN1S01MR2019-04-25
In fact most Central American migrants say they are running away from the rampant gang violence and lack of opportunities stemming from entrenched poverty and corruption back home NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexico has returned 15000 migrants in the past 30 days a senior government official said on Tuesday pointing to an uptick in deportations in the face of pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to stem the flow of people north http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-sends-home-more-migrants-as-trump-ramps-up-pressure-idUSKCN1RZ2592019-04-25
Speaking alongside Guillen Interior Minister Olga Sanchez said Mexico was not to blame for an increase in the number of Central American migrants entering the country PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico has returned 15000 migrants in the past 30 days a senior government official said on Tuesday pointing to an uptick in deportations in the face of pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to stem the flow of people north http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-sends-home-more-migrants-as-trump-ramps-up-pressure-idUSKCN1RZ2592019-04-25
The American Civil Liberties Union last week accused Hopkins group of being a fascist white nationalist militia illegally detaining and kidnapping Central American families seeking asylum NegativeSUNLAND PARK N.M. The leader of an armed group that spent two months detaining migrants at the U.S.Mexico border drawing condemnation from civil liberties advocates was hospitalized after he was attacked in jail his lawyer and authorities said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-militia/leader-of-self-styled-u-s-citizen-border-patrol-attacked-in-jail-idUSKCN1S01L32019-04-25
MEXICO CITY Mexico is not to blame for a recent increase in the number of Central American migrants entering the country Interior Minister Olga Sanchez said on Tuesday PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico is not to blame for a recent increase in the number of Central American migrants entering the country Interior Minister Olga Sanchez said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/central-american-migrant-numbers-are-not-mexicos-fault-minister-idUSKCN1RZ2592019-04-24
The UCP has said its twomonth presence at the border was intended to support U.S. Border Patrol which has been overwhelmed by record numbers of Central American families seeking asylum NeutralLAS CRUCES N.M. The head of an armed group that stops migrants who cross the U.S.Mexico border illegally allegedly boasted of training volunteers to kill former President Barack Obama and former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton an FBI agent said in court papers http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-militia/leader-of-armed-group-at-u-s-border-boasted-of-assassination-training-fbi-idUSKCN1RY10X2019-04-24
Central Americans today make up the bulk of undocumented migrants arrested on the U.S. border NegativeMAPASTEPEC Mexico So many migrants have stopped in the southern Mexican town of Mapastepec in recent months that longstanding public sympathy for Central Americans traveling northward is starting to wane http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/welcome-for-migrants-cools-in-mexican-town-weary-of-caravans-idUSKCN1RW0FI2019-04-21
MAPASTEPEC Mexico So many migrants have stopped in the southern Mexican town of Mapastepec in recent months that longstanding public sympathy for Central Americans traveling northward is starting to wane NegativeMAPASTEPEC Mexico So many migrants have stopped in the southern Mexican town of Mapastepec in recent months that longstanding public sympathy for Central Americans traveling northward is starting to wane http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/welcome-for-migrants-cools-in-mexican-town-weary-of-caravans-idUSKCN1RW0FI2019-04-21
9 million grant from the U.S governments Merida Initiative a security aid program to Mexico and Central America to help improve standards across trafficking shelters PositiveYou cant take down these spaces from night to the next said Wendy Figueroa head of the National Network of Shelters whose members run spaces for women victims of violence http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-trafficking-victims/cuts-or-closure-safety-fears-loom-for-women-at-mexicos-trafficking-shelters-idUSKCN1RT1FG2019-04-18
MAPASTEPEC Mexico Amid pressure from Washington Mexico is backpedaling on promises of better treatment for Central American migrants leaving hundreds stranded in unsanitary camps near its southern border and allegations of irregular detentions NegativeMAPASTEPEC Mexico Amid pressure from Washington Mexico is backpedaling on promises of better treatment for Central American migrants leaving hundreds stranded in unsanitary camps near its southern border and allegations of irregular detentions http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/migrant-camps-overflow-as-mexico-cracks-down-after-trump-threats-idUSKCN1RT20U2019-04-18
The Trump administration has agreed to allow approximately 2700 children living in Central America to be reunited with their parents in the United States under a court settlement announced on Friday according to court documents PositiveThe Trump administration has agreed to allow approximately 2700 children living in Central America to be reunited with their parents in the United States under a court settlement announced on Friday according to court documents http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-children/court-settlement-paves-way-to-reunite-central-american-children-with-parents-in-u-s-idUSKCN1RP0212019-04-13
The Trump administration and leading Senate Republicans have called for moving Central American asylum cases more quickly through the legal system and setting an easier standard for deportations NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Thursday opened the door to addressing the nations immigration problems through bipartisan legislation that he said should include changes to asylum law http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-mcconnell/u-s-senate-leader-mcconnell-calls-for-bipartisan-immigration-legislation-idUSKCN1RN2VH2019-04-12
Migrant arrivals on the U.S. border with Mexico have been building steadily for months driven by growing numbers of children and families especially from Central America NegativeWASHINGTON Acting U.S. Defense Secretary Patrick Shanahan has approved a request to identify places to potentially house up to 5000 unaccompanied migrant children the Pentagon said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-military/pentagon-to-find-places-to-potentially-house-up-to-5000-unaccompanied-migrant-children-idUSKCN1RM2A12019-04-11
TIJUANA DIEGO On Tuesday seven Central American families living temporarily in Mexico appeared in a San Diego immigration court to plead for asylum in the United States NeutralTIJUANA DIEGO On Tuesday seven Central American families living temporarily in Mexico appeared in a San Diego immigration court to plead for asylum in the United States http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum-policy/after-u-s-court-strikes-down-policy-what-happens-to-migrants-trump-sent-back-to-mexico-idUSKCN1RM0CG2019-04-11
But watching coverage of migrant caravans heading from Central America toward the United States on Cuban television last year he began to see a new path NeutralCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico Isel Rojas put his dream of leaving Cuba on hold when the United States ended a generous immigration policy for island residents http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-cuba/inspired-by-migrant-caravans-new-wave-of-cubans-seek-u-s-asylum-idUSKCN1RK2KI2019-04-09
Last year Panama made it easier for Cubans to come to the country to shop creating another opening for some from the island to reach Central America PositiveCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico Isel Rojas put his dream of leaving Cuba on hold when the United States ended a generous immigration policy for island residents http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-cuba/inspired-by-migrant-caravans-new-wave-of-cubans-seek-u-s-asylum-idUSKCN1RK2KI2019-04-09
Many of the migrants picked up last month were Central Americans seeking U.S. asylum NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen who oversaw President Donald Trumps bitterly contested immigration policies during her tumultuous 16month tenure resigned on Sunday amid a surge in the number of migrants at the border with Mexico http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-homeland-nielsen/homeland-security-secretary-nielsen-resigns-amid-trump-anger-over-border-idUSKCN1RJ0OC2019-04-09
Nielsen and Trump had long clashed over immigration issues and her departure came amid a surge in migrants from Central America at the southern U.S. border with Mexico NegativeWASHINGTON The White House said on Monday that President Donald Trump would replace the head of the U.S. Secret Service a day after Trump asked for the resignation of Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-staffing-factbox/factbox-trump-administration-departures-firings-reassignments-idUSKCN1RK2LV2019-04-09
While Cubans generally face slightly better chances of receiving asylum than Central Americans because their tales of political persecution are often more clearcut success is anything but assured Allen said PositiveCIUDAD JUAREZ Mexico Isel Rojas put his dream of leaving Cuba on hold when the United States ended a generous immigration policy for island residents http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-cuba/inspired-by-migrant-caravans-new-wave-of-cubans-seek-u-s-asylum-idUSKCN1RK2KI2019-04-09
In recent days Mexico has taken a more rigorous approach to interviewing and registering immigrants from Central America Haiti and Cuba according to officials NeutralCALEXICO Calif http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-touts-rising-u-s-border-wall-proposes-economic-penalty-on-mexico-idUSKCN1RH1L32019-04-06
MAPASTEPEC Mexico Tempers frayed among hundreds of mostly Central American migrants gathered on Wednesday in southern Mexico delayed as Mexican officials sought to slow down the U.S.bound flow that President Donald Trump is determined to turn back NegativeMAPASTEPEC Mexico Tempers frayed among hundreds of mostly Central American migrants gathered on Wednesday in southern Mexico delayed as Mexican officials sought to slow down the U.S.bound flow that President Donald Trump is determined to turn back http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-caravan/tempers-fray-in-mexico-as-new-controls-frustrate-u-s-bound-migrant-caravan-idUSKCN1RF2U12019-04-05
DHS officials said border facilities had been overwhelmed by families seeking asylum fleeing poverty and violence in Central America NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump took a step back on Tuesday from his threat to close the U.S. southern border to fight illegal immigration as pressure mounted from companies worried that a shutdown would cause chaos to supply chains http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-steps-back-from-mexico-border-threat-as-companies-warn-of-economic-fallout-idUSKCN1RE1PE2019-04-04
That standard applies to Central Americans but it is not as stringent for Mexicans and Canadians who can quickly and easily be deported by U.S. officials NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration and Republicans in the U.S. Congress unable to fully fund a U.S.Mexico border wall are refocusing their immigration agenda on a proposal for simpler faster deportations of undocumented children and families from Central America http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration/wall-weary-u-s-republicans-pivot-toward-immigrant-deportations-idUSKCN1RF1QV2019-04-04
The Trump administration wants to align treatment of Central Americans seeking asylum with that of Canadians and Mexicans NeutralWASHINGTON The Trump administration and Republicans in the U.S. Congress unable to fully fund a U.S.Mexico border wall are refocusing their immigration agenda on a proposal for simpler faster deportations of undocumented children and families from Central America http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration/wall-weary-u-s-republicans-pivot-toward-immigrant-deportations-idUSKCN1RF1QV2019-04-04
WASHINGTON The Trump administration and Republicans in the U.S. Congress unable to fully fund a U.S.Mexico border wall are refocusing their immigration agenda on a proposal for simpler faster deportations of undocumented children and families from Central America NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration and Republicans in the U.S. Congress unable to fully fund a U.S.Mexico border wall are refocusing their immigration agenda on a proposal for simpler faster deportations of undocumented children and families from Central America http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration/wall-weary-u-s-republicans-pivot-toward-immigrant-deportations-idUSKCN1RF1QV2019-04-04
Critics argued the administrations planned Central America aid cutoff would be tantamount to cutting off its nose to spite its face NegativeWASHINGTON People inside and outside the Trump administration scrambled on Monday to figure out what aid it plans to cut from three Central American nations and how that is a good idea given that much of the money aims to curb migration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-aid/officials-puzzle-over-u-s-aid-cuts-to-central-america-idUSKCN1RE02M2019-04-03
DIEGO The Trump administration is intensifying measures to curb the flow of Central American asylum seekers crossing into the United States from Mexico officials said on Monday including sending more people back to Mexico to wait for their asylum claims to be heard by U.S. courts NegativeDIEGO The Trump administration is intensifying measures to curb the flow of Central American asylum seekers crossing into the United States from Mexico officials said on Monday including sending more people back to Mexico to wait for their asylum claims to be heard by U.S. courts http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-administration-steps-up-effort-to-return-asylum-seekers-to-mexico-idUSKCN1RD2N02019-04-03
Last week San Diego immigration judge Scott Simpson heard from the first Central American families that were returned to Mexico under the MPP policy NeutralDIEGO The Trump administration is intensifying measures to curb the flow of Central American asylum seekers crossing into the United States from Mexico officials said on Monday including sending more people back to Mexico to wait for their asylum claims to be heard by U.S. courts http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-administration-steps-up-effort-to-return-asylum-seekers-to-mexico-idUSKCN1RD2N02019-04-03
Trump praised efforts by Mexico to hinder illegal immigration from Central America at its own southern border on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump took a step back on Tuesday from a threat to close the U.S. southern border to fight illegal immigration amid pressure from companies worried that such a shutdown would cause chaos to supply chains http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-takes-step-back-from-threat-to-close-border-with-mexico-idUSKCN1RE1PE2019-04-03
WASHINGTON People inside and outside the Trump administration scrambled on Monday to figure out what aid it plans to cut from three Central American nations and how that is a good idea given that much of the money aims to curb migration NegativeWASHINGTON People inside and outside the Trump administration scrambled on Monday to figure out what aid it plans to cut from three Central American nations and how that is a good idea given that much of the money aims to curb migration http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-aid/officials-puzzle-over-u-s-aid-cuts-to-central-america-idUSKCN1RE02M2019-04-03
MEXICO CITY Mexico will help to regulate the flow of Central American migrants passing through its territory to the United States but the root causes behind the phenomenon must be tackled Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico will help to regulate the flow of Central American migrants passing through its territory to the United States but the root causes behind the phenomenon must be tackled Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexican-president-wants-to-bring-order-to-central-american-migration-to-u-s-idUSKCN1RD2IT2019-04-02
Obviously we have to help because Central American migrants pass through our territory and we have to bring order to this migration make sure its Lopez Obrador said PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico will help to regulate the flow of Central American migrants passing through its territory to the United States but the root causes behind the phenomenon must be tackled Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexican-president-wants-to-bring-order-to-central-american-migration-to-u-s-idUSKCN1RD2IT2019-04-02
Putting a stop to aid to Central America only made the job tougher said Senator Ben Cardin a senior Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico will help to regulate the flow of Central American migrants passing through its territory to the United States but the root causes behind the phenomenon must be tackled Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexican-president-wants-to-bring-order-to-central-american-migration-to-u-s-idUSKCN1RD2IT2019-04-02
He said on Friday Mexico should do more to prevent Central American migrants from reaching the United States NegativeBEACH Fla http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-threatens-closure-of-u-s-mexico-border-next-week-to-stem-asylum-surge-idUSKCN1RA1WR2019-04-01
In exchange Lopez Obrador has sought to enlist Trumps aid in tackling the problems of Central America which critics say has been scarred by a history of messy U.S. interventions NegativeMEXICO CITY Donald Trumps threat to shut the U.S. border if Mexico does not halt all illegal immigration has exposed the limitations of the new Mexican governments strategy of trying to appease the U.S. president as he gears up for reelection http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/border-row-pitches-mexican-president-into-deep-water-with-trump-idUSKCN1RC0NH2019-04-01
Lopez Obrador said on Thursday tackling illegal immigration was an issue chiefly for the United States and the Central American countries to address NegativeBEACH Fla http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-threatens-closure-of-u-s-mexico-border-next-week-to-stem-asylum-surge-idUSKCN1RA1WR2019-04-01
Still Mexico has signaled it will redouble efforts to contain migration which stems largely from three poor violent Central American Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador PositiveMEXICO CITY Donald Trumps threat to shut the U.S. border if Mexico does not halt all illegal immigration has exposed the limitations of the new Mexican governments strategy of trying to appease the U.S. president as he gears up for reelection http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/border-row-pitches-mexican-president-into-deep-water-with-trump-idUSKCN1RC0NH2019-04-01
A State Department spokesman said in a statement it was carrying out Trumps directive by ending aid programs to the three Central American nations known as the Northern Triangle NegativePASO Texas The U.S. government cut aid to El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras on Saturday after President Donald Trump blasted the Central American countries for sending migrants to the United States and threatened to shutter the U.S.Mexico border http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-cuts-aid-to-central-american-countries-as-migrant-crisis-deepens-idUSKCN1RC0132019-03-31
WASHINGTON The United States is cutting off aid to El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras known collectively as the Northern the State Department said on Saturday a day after President Donald Trump blasted the Central American countries for sending migrants to the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The United States is cutting off aid to El Salvador Guatemala and Honduras known collectively as the Northern the State Department said on Saturday a day after President Donald Trump blasted the Central American countries for sending migrants to the United States http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-aid/u-s-ending-aid-to-el-salvador-guatemala-honduras-over-migrants-idUSKCN1RB0OR2019-03-31
Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday that tackling illegal immigration is an issue chiefly for the United States and the Central American countries to address NegativeBEACH Fla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-threatens-closure-of-u-s-mexico-border-next-week-to-stem-asylum-surge-idUSKCN1RA1WR2019-03-30
On Friday he said Mexico should do more to prevent Central American migrants from reaching the United States NegativeBEACH Fla http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-threatens-closure-of-u-s-mexico-border-next-week-to-stem-asylum-surge-idUSKCN1RA1WR2019-03-30
MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday tackling illegal immigration is an issue chiefly for the United States and Central America to address as a senior Mexican official called U.S. policy on migration bipolar NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday tackling illegal immigration is an issue chiefly for the United States and Central America to address as a senior Mexican official called U.S. policy on migration bipolar http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-president-says-illegal-immigration-to-u-s-not-up-to-us-idUSKCN1R92282019-03-29
The three Central American countries account for the bulk of migrants apprehended trying to cross illegally into the United States NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said on Thursday tackling illegal immigration is an issue chiefly for the United States and Central America to address as a senior Mexican official called U.S. policy on migration bipolar http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-president-says-illegal-immigration-to-u-s-not-up-to-us-idUSKCN1R92282019-03-29
A peaceful and prosperous Honduras and Central America is the best investment for the U.S. and Central American he tweeted PositiveTEGUCIGALPA The United States said on Wednesday it had reached an agreement with three Central American countries to carry out joint police operations in the region as the Trump administration seeks to stem the flow of migrants across its southern border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-centralamerica/u-s-three-central-american-countries-agree-on-joint-police-operations-idUSKCN1R82LM2019-03-28
Representatives from the Central American countries and the United States will meet again in Guatemala in late May PositiveTEGUCIGALPA The United States said on Wednesday it had reached an agreement with three Central American countries to carry out joint police operations in the region as the Trump administration seeks to stem the flow of migrants across its southern border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-centralamerica/u-s-three-central-american-countries-agree-on-joint-police-operations-idUSKCN1R82LM2019-03-28
TEGUCIGALPA The United States said on Wednesday it had reached an agreement with three Central American countries to carry out joint police operations in the region as the Trump administration seeks to stem the flow of migrants across its southern border PositiveTEGUCIGALPA The United States said on Wednesday it had reached an agreement with three Central American countries to carry out joint police operations in the region as the Trump administration seeks to stem the flow of migrants across its southern border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-centralamerica/u-s-three-central-american-countries-agree-on-joint-police-operations-idUSKCN1R82LM2019-03-28
The starfish came from the Pacific Ocean for example while the jade was brought from Central America near presentday Honduras NeutralMEXICO CITY A trove of Aztec sacrifices including a richly adorned jaguar dressed as a warrior and recently discovered in downtown Mexico City could lead archaeologists to the most tantalizing find an Aztec emperors tomb http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-archaeology-aztecs-exclusive/exclusive-aztec-war-sacrifices-found-in-mexico-may-point-to-elusive-royal-tomb-idUSKCN1R60ER2019-03-26
TEGUCIGALPA Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Sunday called Jerusalem Israels capital saying the Central American country would open a trade office there but he stopped short of announcing plans to move his embassy from Tel Aviv NegativeTEGUCIGALPA Honduran President Juan Orlando Hernandez on Sunday called Jerusalem Israels capital saying the Central American country would open a trade office there but he stopped short of announcing plans to move his embassy from Tel Aviv http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-honduras-israel/honduran-president-calls-jerusalem-israeli-capital-not-moving-embassy-yet-idUSKCN1R50R02019-03-25
MEXICO CITY Mexican police and federal officials on Saturday detained 107 Central American migrants seeking to enter the United States in the border city of Reynosa the government of the northeastern state of Tamaulipas said NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican police and federal officials on Saturday detained 107 Central American migrants seeking to enter the United States in the border city of Reynosa the government of the northeastern state of Tamaulipas said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/over-100-central-american-migrants-detained-in-northern-mexico-idUSKCN1R503Y2019-03-24
SAN Two people from Central America seeking asylum in the United States were sent back across the border to Mexico on Thursday despite their claims that a return to Mexico was too dangerous as part of the first test of a controversial new Trump administration policy NegativeSAN Two people from Central America seeking asylum in the United States were sent back across the border to Mexico on Thursday despite their claims that a return to Mexico was too dangerous as part of the first test of a controversial new Trump administration policy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum-mexico/u-s-asylum-seekers-returned-to-mexico-despite-fear-claims-under-policy-challenged-in-court-idUSKCN1R32R22019-03-23
That is a small portion of the tens of thousands of migrants mostly from Central American who have tried to enter the United States and claim asylum in recent months NegativeSAN Two people from Central America seeking asylum in the United States were sent back across the border to Mexico on Thursday despite their claims that a return to Mexico was too dangerous as part of the first test of a controversial new Trump administration policy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum-mexico/u-s-asylum-seekers-returned-to-mexico-despite-fear-claims-under-policy-challenged-in-court-idUSKCN1R32R22019-03-23
SAN PASO A U.S. judge on Wednesday questioned how the government would be able to properly attend to Central American asylum seekers forced to live in Mexico while their claims are processed on the same day the government expanded the program to El Paso PositiveSAN PASO A U.S. judge on Wednesday questioned how the government would be able to properly attend to Central American asylum seekers forced to live in Mexico while their claims are processed on the same day the government expanded the program to El Paso http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum-mexico/for-asylum-seekers-in-mexico-u-s-judge-asks-how-does-the-court-serve-them-idUSKCN1R20AN2019-03-22
The program is a key part of measures by U.S. President Donald Trumps administration to curb the flow of mostly Central American migrants trying to enter the United States NegativeSAN PASO A U.S. judge on Wednesday questioned how the government would be able to properly attend to Central American asylum seekers forced to live in Mexico while their claims are processed on the same day the government expanded the program to El Paso http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum-mexico/for-asylum-seekers-in-mexico-u-s-judge-asks-how-does-the-court-serve-them-idUSKCN1R20AN2019-03-22
His government has accepted dozens of Central American asylumseekers under a new U.S. plan to make them wait south of the border often for weeks while their claims are processed PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador signaled on Wednesday progress between Mexico and the United States on migration and trade after talks with a senior adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-investment/mexico-signals-improved-ties-with-u-s-on-development-trade-idUSKCN1R11PH2019-03-21
Lopez Obrador said Mexico is seeking a bilateral deal with the Trump Administration that includes a billion development plan for Mexico and Central America aimed at addressing immigration PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador signaled on Wednesday progress between Mexico and the United States on migration and trade after talks with a senior adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-investment/mexico-signals-improved-ties-with-u-s-on-development-trade-idUSKCN1R11PH2019-03-21
Lopez Obrador also said that Mexico is making progress in reaching an agreement with the United States on investment in Central America and Mexico to reduce migration PositiveMEXICO CITY A group of Cuban migrants reported as kidnapped at Mexicos northern border has been released a newspaper reported on Monday as officials continued probing the disappearances of other migrants in the region http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-violence/cuban-migrants-kidnapped-at-mexican-border-released-newspaper-idUSKCN1QZ2RK2019-03-20
In particular the number of Central American migrants who have disappeared while trying to cross Mexico to the United States is hard to pinpoint NegativeIts very important to us as searchers to know that this possibility exists when were looking for people who are Quintana told the Thomson Reuters Foundation in an interview http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-trafficking-government-intervi/mexicos-missing-people-agency-searching-for-trafficking-victims-idUSKCN1QW2CG2019-03-16
Bukele a political outsider who was elected in February as the Central American nations next president has questioned whether El Salvador should maintain diplomatic relations with China NegativeSAN SALVADOR China on Thursday rejected comments by Salvadoran Presidentelect Nayib Bukele who accused the Asian power of not playing by the rules and intervening in other nations affairs http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-el-salvador-diplomacy-china/responding-to-el-salvador-president-elect-china-denies-it-meddles-idUSKCN1QV3AI2019-03-15
MEXICO CITY Mexican authorities said on Wednesday that military personnel rescued 34 Central Americans from a home in the violent northeastern state of Tamaulipas but said no arrests were made because the people who were watching over the migrants fled PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican authorities said on Wednesday that military personnel rescued 34 Central Americans from a home in the violent northeastern state of Tamaulipas but said no arrests were made because the people who were watching over the migrants fled http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-violence/mexico-rescues-34-central-americans-from-home-in-violent-tamaulipas-state-idUSKCN1QV0EL2019-03-15
Another 100000 vehicles are being recalled in Canada Mexico and Central America Honda said NeutralWASHINGTON Honda Motor Co said on Tuesday it would recall 1 http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-honda-takata-recall/honda-to-recall-1-2-million-vehicles-in-north-america-to-replace-takata-airbags-idUSKBN1QT1C92019-03-13
Democratic Taiwan now has formal ties with just 17 countries almost all small less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific like Belize and Nauru PositiveTAIPEI Taiwans president will visit three diplomatic allies in the Pacific next week and could stopover in U.S. territory potentially angering China as it seeks to snatch away the selfruled islands few remaining friends http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-taiwan-politics/taiwan-president-to-visit-pacific-allies-amid-china-pressure-idUSKBN1QT06K2019-03-13
WASHINGTON Two senior U.S. senators asked U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Monday to provide information on a report that the agency inappropriately tracked seven American journalists covering the migrant caravan from Central America last year PositiveWASHINGTON Two senior U.S. senators asked U.S. Customs and Border Protection on Monday to provide information on a report that the agency inappropriately tracked seven American journalists covering the migrant caravan from Central America last year http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-database/senators-ask-u-s-border-agency-about-reported-tracking-of-journalists-idUSKBN1QT04N2019-03-13
The U.S. government has tracked activists and journalists involved in the migrant caravan from Central America at the end of 2018 NBC News reported on Wednesday NeutralThe U.S. government has tracked activists and journalists involved in the migrant caravan from Central America at the end of 2018 NBC News reported on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-usa-immigration-database/u-s-officials-track-migrant-caravan-activists-journalists-nbc-idUSKCN1QO1YH2019-03-08
The retailer has some 237055 employees in Mexico and Central America about 200000 of whom are in Mexico Miranda said NeutralMEXICO CITY A union representing workers at Walmart Incs Mexico unit said on Monday it would go on strike next month if it did not secure better pay and conditions for thousands of employees http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-walmex/group-of-walmart-mexico-workers-threatens-strike-for-higher-pay-idUSKCN1QF05T2019-02-27
Those statistics rights workers and researchers say likely undercount the number who are murdered or injured as targets of hate crimes in Central America NegativeSAN SALVADOR A Salvadoran transgender woman who sought asylum in the United States was killed weeks after she was deported a rights group said on Friday underscoring the dangers of the Trump administrations hardening policy on asylum seekers http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-violence/trans-asylum-seeker-killed-after-u-s-deportation-back-to-el-salvador-idUSKCN1QC03L2019-02-24
SAN SALVADOR The United States and three Central American nations on Wednesday announced an effort to combat trafficking of people to the U.S.Mexico border days after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency citing largescale unlawful immigration PositiveSAN SALVADOR The United States and three Central American nations on Wednesday announced an effort to combat trafficking of people to the U.S.Mexico border days after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency citing largescale unlawful immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-central-america/u-s-central-america-launch-plan-to-crack-down-on-people-smugglers-idUSKCN1Q932C2019-02-21
Thousands of Central Americans have banded together in socalled caravans this year as a form of protection against the perils that typically stalk migrants headed to the U.S. border PositiveSAN SALVADOR The United States and three Central American nations on Wednesday announced an effort to combat trafficking of people to the U.S.Mexico border days after U.S. President Donald Trump declared a national emergency citing largescale unlawful immigration http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-central-america/u-s-central-america-launch-plan-to-crack-down-on-people-smugglers-idUSKCN1Q932C2019-02-21
MEXICO YORK The United States began sending Central American families seeking asylum back to Mexico this week a Mexican immigration source said on Thursday while U.S. human rights groups sued the Trump administration saying the policy puts migrants in danger NegativeMEXICO YORK The United States began sending Central American families seeking asylum back to Mexico this week a Mexican immigration source said on Thursday while U.S. human rights groups sued the Trump administration saying the policy puts migrants in danger http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration/groups-sue-trump-administration-over-policy-of-returning-asylum-seekers-to-mexico-idUSKCN1Q32VY2019-02-15
The 11 asylum seekers from Central America were returned to Mexico on Jan NeutralMEXICO YORK The United States began sending Central American families seeking asylum back to Mexico this week a Mexican immigration source said on Thursday while U.S. human rights groups sued the Trump administration saying the policy puts migrants in danger http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration/groups-sue-trump-administration-over-policy-of-returning-asylum-seekers-to-mexico-idUSKCN1Q32VY2019-02-15
U.S. Border Patrol said on Friday its resources were being stretched thin by larger and larger groups of Central American families left by smugglers in remote locations along the U.S. Mexico border NegativeU.S. Border Patrol said on Friday its resources were being stretched thin by larger and larger groups of Central American families left by smugglers in remote locations along the U.S. Mexico border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/uk-usa-immigration-border/u-s-border-patrol-overwhelmed-by-large-groups-of-migrant-families-idUSKCN1PX28R2019-02-09
President Donald Trump has said troops are needed because the border is in a lawless and faces the tremendous of Central American migrant caravans NegativeWhen Sherrie Nixon saw the six strands of razor wire strung along the U.S.Mexico border fence in her Arizona city she said she wanted to cry http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-razor-wire/disgusting-razor-wire-must-go-say-u-s-border-city-residents-idUSKCN1PX04V2019-02-08
SAN SALVADOR A former mayor campaigning on an anticorruption ticket swept to victory in El Salvadors presidential election on Sunday bringing an end to a twoparty system that has held sway over the violenceplagued Central American country for three decades PositiveSAN SALVADOR A former mayor campaigning on an anticorruption ticket swept to victory in El Salvadors presidential election on Sunday bringing an end to a twoparty system that has held sway over the violenceplagued Central American country for three decades http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-elsalvador-election/outsider-wins-el-salvador-presidency-breaking-two-party-system-idUSKCN1PS03W2019-02-04
REYNOSA Mexico Central Americans who fled violence for refuge in the United States risk kidnapping or death under a new U.S. plan to deport them to murderous and cartelwracked Mexican border cities while their asylum cases are processed NegativeREYNOSA Mexico Central Americans who fled violence for refuge in the United States risk kidnapping or death under a new U.S. plan to deport them to murderous and cartelwracked Mexican border cities while their asylum cases are processed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/as-u-s-starts-deportations-asylum-seekers-face-perils-in-mexico-idUSKCN1PQ5M72019-02-02
The project of securely hosting Central Americans while U.S. immigration judges adjudicate their cases seems a pipe dream according to Reynosas mayor Maki Ortiz PositiveREYNOSA Mexico Central Americans who fled violence for refuge in the United States risk kidnapping or death under a new U.S. plan to deport them to murderous and cartelwracked Mexican border cities while their asylum cases are processed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/as-u-s-starts-deportations-asylum-seekers-face-perils-in-mexico-idUSKCN1PQ5M72019-02-02
The company known as Walmex a unit of U.S.based Walmart Inc already has 252 stores in Costa Rica which is one of its worstperforming Central American markets NegativeMEXICO CITY Costa Ricas competition regulator has rejected Wal Mart de Mexicos bid to buy a local supermarket chain the agencys president said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-costarica-walmex/costa-rica-competition-regulator-rejects-walmex-store-purchase-plan-idUSKCN1PO2YO2019-01-31
The retailers plan to buy 52 markets would have increased its store tally in the Central American nation to more than 300 PositiveMEXICO CITY Costa Ricas competition regulator has rejected Wal Mart de Mexicos bid to buy a local supermarket chain the agencys president said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/finance/dealshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-costarica-walmex/costa-rica-competition-regulator-rejects-walmex-store-purchase-plan-idUSKCN1PO2YO2019-01-31
Colombia has coordinated its policy on Venezuela with the rest of the Lima Group of South and Central American nations and would keep doing so he added NeutralWASHINGTON White House national security adviser John Bolton raised questions about the United States intentions in Venezuela after he appeared at a briefing on Monday with a notepad containing the words 5000 troops to which neighbors Venezuela http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-politics-bolton/boltons-notes-raise-questions-on-u-s-military-plans-amid-venezuela-tensions-idUSKCN1PN1M92019-01-30
The United States is not expected to send any other Central American migrants to Mexico on Tuesday said the Mexican immigration official who asked not to be identified NeutralCITY The United States sent the first Central American asylum seeker back to Mexico through a crossing at the border city of Tijuana on Tuesday as part of a hardened immigration policy an official at Mexicos national migration institute said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/u-s-sends-first-central-american-asylum-seeker-to-mexico-under-new-policy-idUSKCN1PN2HZ2019-01-30
CITY Mexico The United States was expected to send a first group of 20 Central American asylum seekers back to Mexico through the border city of Tijuana on Friday as part of President Donald Trumps hardening of longstanding U.S. immigration policy NegativeCITY Mexico The United States was expected to send a first group of 20 Central American asylum seekers back to Mexico through the border city of Tijuana on Friday as part of President Donald Trumps hardening of longstanding U.S. immigration policy http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/u-s-set-to-send-first-group-of-asylum-seekers-back-to-mexico-idUSKCN1PJ2EB2019-01-27
TIJUANA Mexico Migrant shelters in Mexicos northern border city of Tijuana are filled to overflowing with Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence and unable to cope with an expected influx of U.S. asylum seekers due to be dispatched to the city from the United States activists and local shelter officials said on Friday NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Migrant shelters in Mexicos northern border city of Tijuana are filled to overflowing with Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence and unable to cope with an expected influx of U.S. asylum seekers due to be dispatched to the city from the United States activists and local shelter officials said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexicos-migrant-shelters-swamped-ahead-of-expected-influx-from-u-s-idUSKCN1PJ2EB2019-01-26
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new threat to cut off aid to three Central American countries on Wednesday in response to what he said was a new wave of immigrants headed toward the United States from those countries NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump issued a new threat to cut off aid to three Central American countries on Wednesday in response to what he said was a new wave of immigrants headed toward the United States from those countries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-trump-caravan/trump-threatens-to-cut-aid-to-honduras-guatemala-and-el-salvador-over-caravans-idUSKCN1PH2U52019-01-24
CIUDAD HIDALGO Mexico A group of Honduran migrants entered southern Mexico on Friday joining more than 1000 people who departed Central America in recent days headed to the United States and putting to the test Mexicos vows to guarantee the safe and orderly flow of people PositiveCIUDAD HIDALGO Mexico A group of Honduran migrants entered southern Mexico on Friday joining more than 1000 people who departed Central America in recent days headed to the United States and putting to the test Mexicos vows to guarantee the safe and orderly flow of people http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/new-caravan-of-honduran-migrants-crosses-into-mexico-idUSKCN1PC1RB2019-01-18
Around 2500 migrants from a previous wave of Central Americans who crossed Mexico have been camping in squalid shelters in the Mexican border city of Tijuana NegativeTEGUCIGALPA A new U.S.bound caravan of Honduran migrants grew to nearly 1000 people as it neared the Guatemalan border on Tuesday a Honduran official said while U.S. President Donald Trump seized on news of the group to try to drum up support for a border wall http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/u-s-bound-honduran-migrant-caravan-grows-as-trump-argues-for-wall-idUSKCN1P92KX2019-01-16
20 U.S. authorities hoped to dissuade Central Americans from making the journey NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican authorities will meet with Central American officials to prepare for the arrival of a planned new caravan of migrants headed to the United States next week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-prepares-for-arrival-of-next-central-american-migrant-caravan-idUSKCN1P406O2019-01-10
MEXICO CITY Mexican authorities will meet with Central American officials to prepare for the arrival of a planned new caravan of migrants headed to the United States next week NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican authorities will meet with Central American officials to prepare for the arrival of a planned new caravan of migrants headed to the United States next week http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-prepares-for-arrival-of-next-central-american-migrant-caravan-idUSKCN1P406O2019-01-10
BRASILIA Honduras will hold talks with Israel joined by the United States aimed at opening an embassy in Jerusalem the countries said on Tuesday as the small Central American nation looks to follow U.S. President Donald Trumps muchcriticized move NegativeBRASILIA Honduras will hold talks with Israel joined by the United States aimed at opening an embassy in Jerusalem the countries said on Tuesday as the small Central American nation looks to follow U.S. President Donald Trumps muchcriticized move http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-honduras-israel-embassy/honduras-to-talk-with-israel-u-s-on-jerusalem-embassy-idUSKCN1OW0602019-01-02
The United States has also pushed Mexico to house Central American migrants while they seek U.S. asylum NegativeTIJUANA Mexico U.S. border agents launched tear gas into Mexico early on Tuesday to deter a group of migrants that one official called a violent from crossing over from Tijuana according to a Reuters witness and the U.S. government http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-border/u-s-agents-fire-tear-gas-into-mexico-at-violent-mob-near-border-idUSKCN1OV1TG2019-01-02
But many questions remain about how Mexico will cope with an influx of potentially thousands of Central Americans into the country for cases that may take years to process NeutralMEXICO CITY The Mexican government on Monday pledged to end the migrants face crossing the country en route to the U.S. border and pressed Washington for more details of its plan to send asylumseekers to Mexico while their requests are processed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-vows-to-end-horror-migrants-face-seeks-more-detail-on-u-s-plan-idUSKCN1ON0RE2019-01-01
Trump wants to make Mexico take in Central Americans who are seeking U.S. asylum NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexicos new leftist President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday decreed tax cuts for northern states that he says will help power economic growth and deter migration to the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-economy-border/mexican-president-decrees-tax-cuts-for-u-s-border-region-idUSKCN1OU0ZJ2019-01-01





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But many questions remain about how Mexico will cope with an influx of potentially thousands of Central Americans into the country for cases that may take years to process NegativeMEXICO CITY The Mexican government on Monday pledged to end the migrants face crossing the country en route to the U.S. border and pressed Washington for more details of its plan to send asylumseekers to Mexico while their requests are processed http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-vows-to-end-horror-migrants-face-seeks-more-detail-on-u-s-plan-idUSKCN1ON0RE2018-12-25
N.M. Members of an Arizona evangelical church are for the first time taking Central American asylum seekers into their homes responding to record arrivals of migrant families at the U.S.Mexico border PositiveN.M. Members of an Arizona evangelical church are for the first time taking Central American asylum seekers into their homes responding to record arrivals of migrant families at the U.S.Mexico border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-families/surge-at-u-s-border-pushes-some-evangelicals-to-help-asylum-seekers-idUSKCN1OL0AG2018-12-23
TIJUANA Mexico Jimmy Martinez a 22year old Salvadoran who has traveled north since October in a caravan of Central American migrants seeking to reach the United States wears his shorts low and baggy and his hair slicked back like his favorite U.S. hip hop artists NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Jimmy Martinez a 22year old Salvadoran who has traveled north since October in a caravan of Central American migrants seeking to reach the United States wears his shorts low and baggy and his hair slicked back like his favorite U.S. hip hop artists http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-dreams-widerimage/u-s-films-hip-hop-inspire-young-immigrants-american-dream-idUSKCN1OK15A2018-12-22
Nielsen said the new policy will not apply to Central American unaccompanied children who have some special protections under U.S. law NeutralCITY The United States will soon send nonMexican migrants who cross the U.S. southern border back to wait in Mexico while their U.S. asylum requests are processed a major change in immigration policy the Trump administration announced on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-immigration-mexico/u-s-to-send-migrants-back-to-mexico-to-wait-out-asylum-requests-idUSKCN1OJ24O2018-12-21
TEGUCIGALPA A Honduran migrant who had recently been deported from the United States was shot and killed a few blocks from his home his family said on Wednesday in another sign of the dangers faced by migrants fleeing Central American gangs NegativeTEGUCIGALPA A Honduran migrant who had recently been deported from the United States was shot and killed a few blocks from his home his family said on Wednesday in another sign of the dangers faced by migrants fleeing Central American gangs http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-hondurans/honduran-migrant-gunned-down-shortly-after-u-s-deportation-idUSKBN1OI1VW2018-12-21
MEXICO CITY The bodies of two slain Honduran migrant youths were found in the Mexican border city of Tijuana at the weekend officials said on Tuesday in a sign of the dangers facing Central Americans in Mexico as they seek to enter the United States NegativeMEXICO CITY The bodies of two slain Honduran migrant youths were found in the Mexican border city of Tijuana at the weekend officials said on Tuesday in a sign of the dangers facing Central Americans in Mexico as they seek to enter the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-hondurans/officials-say-two-honduran-migrant-youths-killed-in-mexico-idUSKBN1OI07R2018-12-20
Mexico and the United States have been discussing the possibility of returning Central American migrants to Mexico from the United States while their asylum claims are processed PositiveMEXICO CITY The bodies of two slain Honduran migrant youths were found in the Mexican border city of Tijuana at the weekend officials said on Tuesday in a sign of the dangers facing Central Americans in Mexico as they seek to enter the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-hondurans/officials-say-two-honduran-migrant-youths-killed-in-mexico-idUSKBN1OI07R2018-12-20
On Tuesday the United States committed billions of dollars toward development in Central America and Mexico as part of a plan to curb illegal immigration PositiveA U.S. judge on Wednesday struck down Trump administration policies aimed at restricting asylum claims by people citing gang or domestic violence in their home countries and ordered the U.S. government to bring back six deported migrants to reconsider their cases http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum/judge-rejects-trump-curbs-on-asylum-for-domestic-abuse-victims-idUSKCN1OI2BI2018-12-20
These are the faces of migrants whose trek from Central America to the United States has transfixed the continent since midOctober NeutralA 5yearold the roadside with his thousands of fellow migrants trudge past http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-poy/caravans-the-new-face-of-migration-with-no-end-in-sight-idUSKCN1OI2DE2018-12-20
MEXICO CITY The United States is committing billions of dollars toward development in Central America and Mexico as part of a plan to strengthen economic growth in the region and curb illegal immigration the U.S. and Mexican governments said on Tuesday PositiveMEXICO CITY The United States is committing billions of dollars toward development in Central America and Mexico as part of a plan to strengthen economic growth in the region and curb illegal immigration the U.S. and Mexican governments said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/u-s-pledges-billions-in-aid-to-develop-central-america-curb-migration-idUSKBN1OH23X2018-12-19
TIJUANA Mexico The Pineda family trudged northward for more than a month with a caravan of Central American migrants who are now stuck at the U.S. border NegativeTIJUANA Mexico The Pineda family trudged northward for more than a month with a caravan of Central American migrants who are now stuck at the U.S. border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-honduras/hondurans-who-fled-political-violence-fear-for-lives-if-sent-home-idUSKBN1OF0IH2018-12-19
The asylum seekers had been part of groups of thousands of migrants known as caravans that left from Central America and arrived in Tijuana in recent months NeutralTIJUANA Mexico Members of a group of Honduran migrants which included a mother who had been photographed running with her daughters from tear gas several weeks ago began seeking asylum at the U.S. border with Mexico on Monday according to a Reuters witness and lawyers for the group http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrant-family-who-fled-tear-gas-at-u-s-border-seeks-asylum-idUSKBN1OH0772018-12-19
Lopez Obrador has pledged to discourage migration through economic development and wants the United States to contribute to a plan focused on Mexicos poorer south and Central America PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador spoke by telephone with U.S. President Donald Trump on Wednesday and discussed the issue of migration he said in a tweet http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexican-president-says-he-and-trump-discussed-joint-program-on-migration-idUSKBN1OC04L2018-12-14
He says his plans for major infrastructure projects including a refinery and two railways will provide jobs to both Mexicans and Central Americans PositiveMexico will invest more than billion in its poor southern states over the next five years the foreign minister said on Monday boosting the region economically as part of efforts to curb migration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-to-invest-30-billion-to-boost-growth-stem-migration-foreign-minister-says-idUSKBN1OA08E2018-12-12
SAN DIEGO Kneeling in front of riot police 32 religious leaders and activists were arrested at the U.S. border fence in San Diego on Monday during a protest to support the Central American migrant caravan NegativeSAN DIEGO Kneeling in front of riot police 32 religious leaders and activists were arrested at the U.S. border fence in San Diego on Monday during a protest to support the Central American migrant caravan http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/u-s-arrests-religious-leaders-activists-at-border-protest-idUSKBN1OA0332018-12-12
Under pressure from the United States Mexico is grappling to halt the northward flow of migrants fleeing violence and poverty in Central America NegativeMexico will invest more than billion in its poor southern states over the next five years the foreign minister said on Monday boosting the region economically as part of efforts to curb migration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-to-invest-30-billion-to-boost-growth-stem-migration-foreign-minister-says-idUSKBN1OA08E2018-12-12
TIJUANA Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants spent weeks traveling north through Mexico in caravans walking and hitching rides when possible only for many to give up hope and turn back when they met resistance at the U.S. border NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants spent weeks traveling north through Mexico in caravans walking and hitching rides when possible only for many to give up hope and turn back when they met resistance at the U.S. border http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/many-u-s-bound-caravan-migrants-disperse-as-asylum-process-stalls-idUSKBN1O62IF2018-12-08
It is very important to us that we reach an investment agreement between companies and governments to create jobs in Central America and our he said PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador proposed on Wednesday offering more work visas for Central Americans and said the United States should do the same part of a negotiation aimed at stemming the northward flow of migrants http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-migration/mexico-suggests-work-visas-for-central-americans-wants-u-s-to-do-same-idUSKBN1O41SY2018-12-06
Lopez Obrador who took office on Saturday said he would discuss immigration with U.S. President Donald Trump in coming days including increasing investment in southern Mexico and Central America PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador proposed on Wednesday offering more work visas for Central Americans and said the United States should do the same part of a negotiation aimed at stemming the northward flow of migrants http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-migration/mexico-suggests-work-visas-for-central-americans-wants-u-s-to-do-same-idUSKBN1O41SY2018-12-06
While overall illegal immigration across the U.S.Mexico border is much lower than it was 20 years ago there are more Central Americans families and asylum seekers than in the past NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador proposed on Wednesday offering more work visas for Central Americans and said the United States should do the same part of a negotiation aimed at stemming the northward flow of migrants http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-migration/mexico-suggests-work-visas-for-central-americans-wants-u-s-to-do-same-idUSKBN1O41SY2018-12-06
The 34yearold also was IAAF Continental Cup and Central American and Caribbean champion in both the long jump and triple jump NegativeMONACO Kenyas marathon world record holder Eliud Kipchoge and Colombian jumper Caterine Ibarguen were honored as IAAF athletes of the year at athletics annual awards ceremony on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-iaaf/athletics-kipchoge-and-ibarguen-named-iaaf-athletes-of-the-year-idUSKBN1O32NN2018-12-05
MEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday said he was working with the United States and Canada to create a threeway investment plan to tackle the issue of immigration from Mexico and Central America PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Monday said he was working with the United States and Canada to create a threeway investment plan to tackle the issue of immigration from Mexico and Central America http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics/mexico-president-says-working-with-u-s-canada-on-immigration-plan-idUSKBN1O21L02018-12-04
Lopez Obrador repeated he was seeking to contain migration through a deal with Trump and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to foster development in Central America and Mexico PositiveMEXICO CITY Veteran leftist Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador took office as Mexican president on Saturday vowing to see off a elite in a country struggling with corruption chronic poverty and gang violence on the doorstep of the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-politics/mexico-new-president-vows-to-end-rapacious-elite-in-first-speech-idUSKCN1O031G2018-12-03
Thousands of migrants are currently crammed into a filthy sports complex in Tijuana in sight of the U.S. border after traveling thousands of miles from Central America NegativeU.S. President Donald Trumps unprecedented proposal to keep migrants waiting in Mexico while seeking U.S. asylum will likely face challenges that it endangers refugees and denies them due process and may be decided by an obscure provision of U.S. immigration law http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum-analysis/trump-demand-that-asylum-seekers-wait-in-mexico-may-turn-on-legal-clause-idUSKCN1NZ18E2018-12-01
MEXICO CITY Central American migrants have a right to request asylum in the United States and Mexico has repeatedly refused U.S. requests to force them to seek refuge there instead Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said on Wednesday NegativeMEXICO CITY Central American migrants have a right to request asylum in the United States and Mexico has repeatedly refused U.S. requests to force them to seek refuge there instead Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-says-migrants-have-right-to-seek-u-s-asylum-rejects-closing-border-idUSKCN1NX1OO2018-11-29
Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray who leaves office this weekend said in response that Central American migrants were welcome to stay in Mexico NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants are digging in for the long haul at a filthy overcrowded sports complex in sight of the United States while a small number have opted to return home after clashes with border forces dimmed hopes of crossing http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/sickening-central-american-migrants-in-dire-conditions-dig-in-at-u-s-border-idUSKCN1NX2M52018-11-29
TIJUANA Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants are digging in for the long haul at a filthy overcrowded sports complex in sight of the United States while a small number have opted to return home after clashes with border forces dimmed hopes of crossing NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants are digging in for the long haul at a filthy overcrowded sports complex in sight of the United States while a small number have opted to return home after clashes with border forces dimmed hopes of crossing http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/sickening-central-american-migrants-in-dire-conditions-dig-in-at-u-s-border-idUSKCN1NX2M52018-11-29
Trump has since threatened to lose the U.S.Mexican border if Mexico does not deport some 7000 Central Americans gathered there NegativeWASHINGTON California Attorney General Xavier Becerra is assessing whether the state can take legal action over the Trump administrations use of force against a caravan of migrants or a decision and future threats to shut the border with Mexico he said in an interview with Reuters on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-california/california-assessing-legal-action-against-use-of-force-on-mexico-border-idUSKCN1NX2FB2018-11-29
U.S. President Donald Trump threatened this week to close the U.S.Mexican border if Mexico does not deport some 7000 Central Americans gathered in the border city of Tijuana NegativeMEXICO CITY Central American migrants have a right to request asylum in the United States and Mexico has repeatedly refused U.S. requests to force them to seek refuge there instead Mexican Foreign Minister Luis Videgaray said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/mexico-says-migrants-have-right-to-seek-u-s-asylum-rejects-closing-border-idUSKCN1NX1OO2018-11-29
U.S. President Donald Trump threatened this week to close the U.S.Mexican border if Mexico does not deport the Central Americans gathered in Tijuana NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Thousands of Central American migrants are digging in for the long haul at a filthy overcrowded sports complex in sight of the United States while a small number have opted to return home after clashes with border forces dimmed hopes of crossing http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/sickening-central-american-migrants-in-dire-conditions-dig-in-at-u-s-border-idUSKCN1NX2M52018-11-29
Tijuana police chief Mario Martinez told a news conference on Monday that 194 Central Americans had been arrested in the 15 days the caravan has been in the area NegativeMexico Mexicos foreign ministry presented a diplomatic note to the U.S. government on Monday calling for a full into what it described as nonlethal weapons directed toward Mexican territory on Sunday a statement from the ministry said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/mexico-calls-for-full-investigation-of-u-s-tear-gas-at-border-idUSKCN1NV1MU2018-11-28
Trump went further on Monday saying Mexico should send the Central Americans mostly Hondurans back home NegativeMexico Mexicos foreign ministry presented a diplomatic note to the U.S. government on Monday calling for a full into what it described as nonlethal weapons directed toward Mexican territory on Sunday a statement from the ministry said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/mexico-calls-for-full-investigation-of-u-s-tear-gas-at-border-idUSKCN1NV1MU2018-11-28
Mexico President Donald Trump said on Monday Mexico should send Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States back to their home countries a day after U.S. authorities shut the countrys busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into a crowd there NegativeMexico President Donald Trump said on Monday Mexico should send Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States back to their home countries a day after U.S. authorities shut the countrys busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into a crowd there http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-urges-mexico-to-send-migrants-home-after-border-melee-idUSKCN1NV1MU2018-11-27
TIJUANA Mexico U.S. authorities shut the countrys busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into Mexico on Sunday to repel Central American migrants approaching the border after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed the asylumseekers would not easily enter the country NegativeTIJUANA Mexico U.S. authorities shut the countrys busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into Mexico on Sunday to repel Central American migrants approaching the border after U.S. President Donald Trump vowed the asylumseekers would not easily enter the country http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/u-s-fires-tear-gas-into-mexico-to-repel-migrants-closes-border-gate-for-several-hours-idUSKCN1NU0YS2018-11-27
Trump went further on Monday saying Mexico should send the Central Americans mostly Hondurans back to their home countries NegativeMexico President Donald Trump said on Monday Mexico should send Central American migrants seeking asylum in the United States back to their home countries a day after U.S. authorities shut the countrys busiest border crossing and fired tear gas into a crowd there http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-urges-mexico-to-send-migrants-home-after-border-melee-idUSKCN1NV1MU2018-11-27
Lopez Obrador has vowed to try to eliminate the causes of migration by creating more jobs and improving living conditions in Mexico and Central America PositiveMEXICO CITY U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that migrants at the U.S.Mexico border would stay in Mexico until their asylum claims were individually approved in U.S. courts but Mexicos incoming government denied they had struck any deal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/trump-says-asylum-seekers-to-wait-in-mexico-incoming-government-denies-idUSKCN1NT0T72018-11-26
Migration activists have long argued that Mexico does not have the security conditions to offer safe haven for migrants feeling violence in Central America NegativeMEXICO CITY U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that migrants at the U.S.Mexico border would stay in Mexico until their asylum claims were individually approved in U.S. courts but Mexicos incoming government denied they had struck any deal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/trump-says-asylum-seekers-to-wait-in-mexico-incoming-government-denies-idUSKCN1NT0T72018-11-26
Robledo said the incoming government wanted to find jobs for Central American migrants in sectors that are shortstaffed such as maquila assembly plants NegativeMEXICO CITY U.S. President Donald Trump tweeted on Saturday that migrants at the U.S.Mexico border would stay in Mexico until their asylum claims were individually approved in U.S. courts but Mexicos incoming government denied they had struck any deal http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico/trump-says-asylum-seekers-to-wait-in-mexico-incoming-government-denies-idUSKCN1NT0T72018-11-26
MADRID Migrants from Central America are turning to former colonial master Spain as they face rejection from the United States in their attempts to escape rampant violence and poverty at home but the streets of Madrid offer little relief NegativeMADRID Migrants from Central America are turning to former colonial master Spain as they face rejection from the United States in their attempts to escape rampant violence and poverty at home but the streets of Madrid offer little relief http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-spain-asylum/wary-of-trumps-usa-central-american-migrants-find-only-despair-in-spain-idUSKCN1NS21V2018-11-24
Tensions were palpable at the pedestrian crossing where the Central Americans had gathered NeutralTIJUANA Hundreds of Central American migrants in Mexico massed on Thursday around a tense U.S. border crossing where security measures held up long lines of Mexicans headed to Thanksgiving gatherings on the other side of the frontier http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/tensions-rise-at-u-s-mexico-border-as-migrants-holiday-travelers-wait-to-cross-idUSKCN1NS01A2018-11-24
Last month thousands of Central American migrants began a long journey from Honduras through Mexico toward the United States to seek asylum NegativeTIJUANA Mexico U.S. officials briefly closed the busiest border crossing from Mexico early on Monday to add concrete barricades and razor wire amid concerns that some of the thousands of Central American migrants at the border could try to rush the crossing http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/u-s-briefly-shutters-border-crossing-to-brace-for-migrants-idUSKCN1NO2FA2018-11-20
TIJUANA Mexico U.S. officials briefly closed the busiest border crossing from Mexico early on Monday to add concrete barricades and razor wire amid concerns that some of the thousands of Central American migrants at the border could try to rush the crossing NegativeTIJUANA Mexico U.S. officials briefly closed the busiest border crossing from Mexico early on Monday to add concrete barricades and razor wire amid concerns that some of the thousands of Central American migrants at the border could try to rush the crossing http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/u-s-briefly-shutters-border-crossing-to-brace-for-migrants-idUSKCN1NO2FA2018-11-20
Some of the Central Americans now clustered in the citys streets and migrant shelters were unsure what the future held NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Central American migrants on Mexicos northern border are coming under pressure from two sides as the Trump administration blocks asylum to anyone entering the United States illegally while local politicians question whether they should be in Mexico http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrants-in-tijuana-feel-squeeze-from-both-sides-of-u-s-border-idUSKCN1NL2922018-11-17
TIJUANA Mexico Central American migrants on Mexicos northern border are coming under pressure from two sides as the Trump administration blocks asylum to anyone entering the United States illegally while local politicians question whether they should be in Mexico NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Central American migrants on Mexicos northern border are coming under pressure from two sides as the Trump administration blocks asylum to anyone entering the United States illegally while local politicians question whether they should be in Mexico http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrants-in-tijuana-feel-squeeze-from-both-sides-of-u-s-border-idUSKCN1NL2922018-11-17
TIJUANA Mexico Demonized by U.S. President Donald Trump and exhausted after a harrowing journey migrants from Central America in a caravan now face a new open hostility from some Mexicans NegativeTIJUANA Mexico Demonized by U.S. President Donald Trump and exhausted after a harrowing journey migrants from Central America in a caravan now face a new open hostility from some Mexicans http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/get-out-some-mexico-border-residents-reject-migrant-arrivals-idUSKCN1NK2D82018-11-16
With some exceptions Mexico has welcomed the Central Americans offering food and lodging in towns during their journey PositiveTIJUANA Mexico Demonized by U.S. President Donald Trump and exhausted after a harrowing journey migrants from Central America in a caravan now face a new open hostility from some Mexicans http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/get-out-some-mexico-border-residents-reject-migrant-arrivals-idUSKCN1NK2D82018-11-16
It has not stopped people trying to reach the border including those from the caravans others traveling from Central America independently and Mexicans fleeing violence in cartelplagued states NegativeTIJUANA Mexico The arrival in the Mexican border city of Tijuana of the first few hundred travelers from migrant caravans is stretching to the limit shelters already overflowing with other people and sparking signs of friction among the population http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/not-enough-room-migrant-flows-strain-mexican-border-shelters-idUSKCN1NJ32O2018-11-15
NEW YORK A defense lawyer for Joaquin El Guzman on Wednesday named some of the former close associates of the Mexican drug lord including his alleged head of operations in Central America who will likely testify against him at a U.S. trial NegativeNEW YORK A defense lawyer for Joaquin El Guzman on Wednesday named some of the former close associates of the Mexican drug lord including his alleged head of operations in Central America who will likely testify against him at a U.S. trial http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-elchapo/possible-witnesses-against-el-chapo-revealed-at-u-s-trial-idUSKCN1NJ2V02018-11-15
TIJUANA Hundreds of Central American migrants planning to seek asylum in the United States moved toward the countrys border with Mexico on Tuesday as U.S. military reinforced security measures laying barbed wire and erecting barricades NegativeTIJUANA Hundreds of Central American migrants planning to seek asylum in the United States moved toward the countrys border with Mexico on Tuesday as U.S. military reinforced security measures laying barbed wire and erecting barricades http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/u-s-lays-barbed-wire-at-border-as-migrant-caravan-draws-closer-idUSKCN1NI2LH2018-11-14
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday effectively suspended the granting of asylum to migrants who cross the U.S.Mexico border illegally seeking fresh ways to block thousands of Central Americans traveling in caravans from entering the United States NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Friday effectively suspended the granting of asylum to migrants who cross the U.S.Mexico border illegally seeking fresh ways to block thousands of Central Americans traveling in caravans from entering the United States http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum/trump-limits-asylum-from-mexico-border-caravans-head-north-idUSKCN1NE1PV2018-11-11
Selfruled Taiwan has formal relations with a dwindling number of countries almost all of them small and less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific NegativeSAN SALVADOR China will give El Salvador million to spur development of social and technological projects the Salvadoran president said on Wednesday the latest sign of deepening ties between the countries that has alarmed the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-elsalvador-china/china-pledges-150-million-aid-to-el-salvador-as-relationship-deepens-idUSKCN1ND0IT2018-11-09
The donation marks Chinas latest gambit to make inroads in Central America a campaign that has drawn the ire of the United States NegativeSAN SALVADOR China will give El Salvador million to spur development of social and technological projects the Salvadoran president said on Wednesday the latest sign of deepening ties between the countries that has alarmed the United States http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-elsalvador-china/china-pledges-150-million-aid-to-el-salvador-as-relationship-deepens-idUSKCN1ND0IT2018-11-09
MEXICO CITY A stream of U.S.bound Central American migrant caravans risks clouding the rapprochement between Mexicos next leader and U.S. President Donald Trump who has railed against illegal migration to energize his electoral base NegativeMEXICO CITY A stream of U.S.bound Central American migrant caravans risks clouding the rapprochement between Mexicos next leader and U.S. President Donald Trump who has railed against illegal migration to energize his electoral base http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-mexico-analys/invasion-or-brother-migrants-caravans-threaten-mexico-u-s-detente-idUSKCN1NC02O2018-11-08
Last week the military announced that over 7000 troops would go to the border with Mexico as a caravan of Central American migrants slowly heads toward the United States NegativeWASHINGTON The Trump administration discussed using the U.S. military to build facilities to house detained migrants as part of its new mission on the Mexican border but the idea was dropped after the Pentagon expressed doubts about it U.S. officials said http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump-pentagon-exclus/exclusive-pentagon-balked-at-u-s-border-troops-building-detention-facilities-officials-idUSKCN1NA2502018-11-06
You think were letting that caravan come into this Trump asked the crowd on Monday referring to a group of Central American migrants moving through Mexico toward the U.S. border NeutralCLEVELAND For many Americans Tuesdays congressional midterm elections are a referendum on Republican President Donald Trumps divisive persona hardline policies and pugnacious politics http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-trump-supporters/for-trump-supporters-elections-a-battle-to-protect-a-leader-under-siege-idUSKCN1NA1652018-11-06
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States is finalizing a plan to deny asylum to people who enter the country outside legal ports of entry as he hardens his stance against a caravan of migrants traveling from Central America NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States is finalizing a plan to deny asylum to people who enter the country outside legal ports of entry as he hardens his stance against a caravan of migrants traveling from Central America http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-says-u-s-is-finalizing-plan-to-crack-down-on-asylum-seekers-idUSKCN1N66362018-11-02
A caravan of Central American migrants estimated to number at least 3500 people left Honduras in midOctober and is now in southern Mexico on its way to the U.S. border NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States could send as many as 15000 troops to the border with Mexico as he hardens his stance against a caravan of migrants fleeing violence and poverty in Central America http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-border-trump/trump-hardens-stance-on-mexico-border-says-15000-troops-could-be-sent-idUSKCN1N52S92018-11-01
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States could send as many as 15000 troops to the border with Mexico as he hardens his stance against a caravan of migrants fleeing violence and poverty in Central America NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday the United States could send as many as 15000 troops to the border with Mexico as he hardens his stance against a caravan of migrants fleeing violence and poverty in Central America http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-border-trump/trump-hardens-stance-on-mexico-border-says-15000-troops-could-be-sent-idUSKCN1N52S92018-11-01
The study indicates cacao was domesticated roughly 1500 years earlier than previously known and that it occurred in South America rather than in Central America as previously thought NeutralWASHINGTON People have been enjoying chocolate far longer than previously known according to research published on Monday detailing the domestication and use of cacao beginning 5300 years ago at an ancient settlement in the highlands of southeastern Ecuador http://www.reuters.com/news/sciencehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-science-chocolate/ecuadorean-discovery-pushes-back-the-origins-of-chocolate-idUSKCN1N32DE2018-10-30
MEXICO CITY Mexico City dedicated its Day of the Dead parade on Saturday to migrants just as thousands of Central Americans were trekking from the countrys southern border toward the United States under pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to disband PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexico City dedicated its Day of the Dead parade on Saturday to migrants just as thousands of Central Americans were trekking from the countrys southern border toward the United States under pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to disband http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-dayofthedead-parade/mexico-honors-migrants-at-day-of-the-dead-as-caravan-treks-north-idUSKCN1N20272018-10-29
Others intend to reach the United States angering Trump who has threatened to close the border and cut aid to Central American nations NeutralMEXICO CITY Mexico City dedicated its Day of the Dead parade on Saturday to migrants just as thousands of Central Americans were trekking from the countrys southern border toward the United States under pressure from U.S. President Donald Trump to disband http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-dayofthedead-parade/mexico-honors-migrants-at-day-of-the-dead-as-caravan-treks-north-idUSKCN1N20272018-10-29
SONSONATE El Mexico A new group of migrants bound for the United States set off from El Salvador on Sunday following thousands of other Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence who have taken similar journeys in recent weeks NegativeSONSONATE El Mexico A new group of migrants bound for the United States set off from El Salvador on Sunday following thousands of other Central Americans fleeing poverty and violence who have taken similar journeys in recent weeks http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/new-u-s-bound-group-of-migrants-sets-off-from-el-salvador-idUSKCN1N20JN2018-10-29
ARRIAGA Mexico A U.S.bound caravan of Central American migrants pressed on through southern Mexico on Saturday in spite of government offers of jobs as authorities stepped up efforts to disperse the convoy that has angered U.S. President Donald Trump NegativeARRIAGA Mexico A U.S.bound caravan of Central American migrants pressed on through southern Mexico on Saturday in spite of government offers of jobs as authorities stepped up efforts to disperse the convoy that has angered U.S. President Donald Trump http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/central-american-caravan-moves-on-in-spite-of-mexico-jobs-offer-idUSKCN1N10Q82018-10-28
PIJIJIAPAN Mexico Mexico on Friday offered temporary identification papers and jobs to migrants who register for asylum in the country stepping up efforts to halt the advance of a U.S.bound Central American caravan that has angered Washington NegativePIJIJIAPAN Mexico Mexico on Friday offered temporary identification papers and jobs to migrants who register for asylum in the country stepping up efforts to halt the advance of a U.S.bound Central American caravan that has angered Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/mexico-offers-plan-to-keep-u-s-bound-migrants-in-mexico-idUSKCN1N02KW2018-10-27
The Nations League format began under UEFAs auspices in Europe in September while CONCACAF in North and Central America and the Caribbean has also begun a Nations League tournament NegativeKIGALI FIFA have set up a task force to examine president Gianni Infantinos plans for a new Club World Cup and Global Nations League avoiding a damaging split with UEFA over the controversial proposals http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-fifa/fifa-set-up-task-force-over-new-tournament-plans-idUSKCN1N01HN2018-10-27
The caravan set off in Honduras nearly two weeks ago and has picked up other Central Americans en route NegativePIJIJIAPAN Mexico Mexico on Friday offered temporary identification papers and jobs to migrants who register for asylum in the country stepping up efforts to halt the advance of a U.S.bound Central American caravan that has angered Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/mexico-offers-plan-to-keep-u-s-bound-migrants-in-mexico-idUSKCN1N02KW2018-10-27
Despite raising Trumps ire thousands of Central American migrants seeking to escape violence poverty and government corruption in their home countries continued their journey toward the distant U.S. border NeutralWASHINGTON President Donald Trumps administration may send up to 1000 activeduty troops to the U.S.Mexico border U.S. officials said on Thursday as Trump hammered away at the issue of illegal immigration ahead of Nov http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/u-s-military-may-send-up-to-1000-troops-to-mexico-border-idUSKCN1MZ1NC2018-10-26
MAPASTEPEC CITY Central American migrants clustered for the night on Wednesday in a southern Mexico town after advancing on their trek toward the United States despite Mexicos vows to hinder their progress under pressure from the Trump administration NegativeMAPASTEPEC CITY Central American migrants clustered for the night on Wednesday in a southern Mexico town after advancing on their trek toward the United States despite Mexicos vows to hinder their progress under pressure from the Trump administration http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/u-s-bound-central-american-migrants-on-the-move-in-mexico-idUSKCN1MY2E22018-10-26
Trumps threat was sparked by the advance of a caravan of Central American migrants trekking through Mexico heading toward the United States NegativeMexico President Donald Trumps administration may send up to 1000 activeduty troops to the U.S.Mexico border U.S. officials said on Thursday as Trump hammered away at the issue of illegal immigration ahead of congressional elections http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/u-s-military-may-send-up-to-1000-troops-to-mexico-border-idUSKCN1MZ1NC2018-10-26
HUIXTLA Mexico Several thousand Central American migrants poured out of a southern Mexican town before dawn on Wednesday hoping to beat the force of the sun and pressure on the Mexican government to stop their northward journey NegativeHUIXTLA Mexico Several thousand Central American migrants poured out of a southern Mexican town before dawn on Wednesday hoping to beat the force of the sun and pressure on the Mexican government to stop their northward journey http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/central-american-migrants-press-north-into-mexico-idUSKCN1MY2E22018-10-25
Trump has vowed to begin cutting millions of dollars in aid to Central America over a caravan of thousands of mostly Honduran migrants fleeing violence and poverty at home NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. agents arrested nearly 17000 members of family units attempting to cross the U.S. border with Mexico in September a 31 percent increase over the previous month according to official statistics released on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/arrests-of-migrant-families-at-u-s-mexico-border-increase-data-idUSKCN1MX33J2018-10-24
He reiterated that is seeking Trumps support to help fund a development plan that could alleviate poverty in Central America and southern Mexico NegativeTAPACHULA Mexico A U.S.bound caravan of thousands of mostly Honduran migrants whom President Donald Trump has declared unwelcome crowded into the Mexican border city of Tapachula on Sunday setting up impromptu camps in public spaces under a heavy rain http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/thousands-in-u-s-bound-migrant-caravan-pour-into-mexican-city-idUSKCN1MV0RG2018-10-23
TECUN UMAN Guatemala Thousands of Central American migrants traveling together to enter the United States have hunkered down in shelters in a southern Mexico city along its border with Guatemala according to local officials NegativeTECUN UMAN Guatemala Thousands of Central American migrants traveling together to enter the United States have hunkered down in shelters in a southern Mexico city along its border with Guatemala according to local officials http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/thousands-of-caravan-migrants-take-shelter-in-southern-mexico-idUSKCN1MU05Y2018-10-21
CITY President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border if Mexico does not halt a caravan of Central America migrants heading north raising the risk of huge disruptions to trade NegativeCITY President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border if Mexico does not halt a caravan of Central America migrants heading north raising the risk of huge disruptions to trade http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/trump-threatens-to-send-military-shut-border-as-migrants-head-for-mexico-idUSKCN1MS1TS2018-10-20
TECUN UMAN Guatemala Hundreds of Central American migrants bedded down overnight on a bridge separating Guatemala and Mexico many squeezed against a metal border gate as efforts to halt a trek north by a caravan of thousands of people gathered pace under U.S. pressure NegativeTECUN UMAN Guatemala Hundreds of Central American migrants bedded down overnight on a bridge separating Guatemala and Mexico many squeezed against a metal border gate as efforts to halt a trek north by a caravan of thousands of people gathered pace under U.S. pressure http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrants-camp-on-bridge-between-guatemala-and-mexico-as-u-s-pressure-mounts-idUSKCN1MU05Y2018-10-20
Trump who has vowed to curtail immigration and build a border wall on the U.S.Mexico border threatened this week to halt aid if Central American governments did not act NegativeCITY President Donald Trump threatened on Thursday to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border if Mexico does not halt a caravan of Central America migrants heading north raising the risk of huge disruptions to trade http://www.reuters.com/subjects/supreme-courthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/trump-threatens-to-send-military-shut-border-as-migrants-head-for-mexico-idUSKCN1MS1TS2018-10-20
CITY President Donald Trump on Thursday threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border if Mexico does not halt a caravan of Central America migrants heading north raising the risk of huge disruptions to trade NegativeCITY President Donald Trump on Thursday threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border if Mexico does not halt a caravan of Central America migrants heading north raising the risk of huge disruptions to trade http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/trump-threatens-to-send-military-shut-border-as-migrants-head-for-mexico-idUSKCN1MS1TS2018-10-19
Critics of Trumps ongoing cuts to Central American assistance fear that less U.S. engagement in the region risks aggravating the problems that encouraged migration in the first place NegativeMEXICO CITY More Honduran migrants tried to join a caravan of several thousand moving through Guatemala on Wednesday defying calls by authorities not to make the journey after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to cut off regional aid in reprisal http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-explainer/what-the-dispute-over-u-s-aid-means-to-central-america-idUSKCN1MS0032018-10-19
However the Central American nations are far more dependent on remittances from migrants in the United States NeutralMEXICO CITY More Honduran migrants tried to join a caravan of several thousand moving through Guatemala on Wednesday defying calls by authorities not to make the journey after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to cut off regional aid in reprisal http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-explainer/what-the-dispute-over-u-s-aid-means-to-central-america-idUSKCN1MS0032018-10-19
MEXICO CITY Mexicos Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday that it would ask the United Nations refugee agency for help coordinating with Central American governments related to people seeking refugee status at Mexicos southern border NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexicos Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday that it would ask the United Nations refugee agency for help coordinating with Central American governments related to people seeking refugee status at Mexicos southern border http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-un/mexico-government-says-will-ask-u-n-for-help-with-refugee-applications-idUSKCN1MS2YI2018-10-19
Trump who has sought to curtail immigration and build a border wall on the Mexican border this week threatened to halt aid if Central American governments did not act NegativeCITY President Donald Trump on Thursday threatened to deploy the military and close the southern U.S. border if Mexico does not halt a caravan of Central America migrants heading north raising the risk of huge disruptions to trade http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/trump-threatens-to-send-military-shut-border-as-migrants-head-for-mexico-idUSKCN1MS1TS2018-10-19
Under Trump the United States has already sought to sharply decrease aid to Central America NegativeMEXICO CITY More Honduran migrants tried to join a caravan of several thousand moving through Guatemala on Wednesday defying calls by authorities not to make the journey after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to cut off regional aid in reprisal http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-explainer/what-the-dispute-over-u-s-aid-means-to-central-america-idUSKCN1MS0032018-10-19
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said Wednesday his government rejects placed on foreign aid after threats this week from U.S. President Donald Trump to cut assistance if a Central American migrant caravan is not stopped by local authorities NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said Wednesday his government rejects placed on foreign aid after threats this week from U.S. President Donald Trump to cut assistance if a Central American migrant caravan is not stopped by local authorities http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-guatemala/guatemala-president-rejects-conditions-after-trump-aid-threats-idUSKCN1MR2RL2018-10-18
Hernandez said last month that cuts in U.S. support for Central America would hinder efforts to stem illegal immigration NegativeGuatemala The organizer of a migrant caravan from Honduras was detained on Tuesday in Guatemala after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to withdraw funding and aid from Honduras if the flow of migrants north to the United States was not stopped http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/immigrant-caravan-organizer-detained-after-trump-threatens-honduras-idUSKCN1MQ1UX2018-10-17
Taiwan which Beijing regards as a renegade province has formal relations with 16 other countries many of them small less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific NeutralVATICAN CITY Two Catholic bishops from China who for the first time were allowed by the Beijing government to attend a Vatican meeting have invited Pope Francis to visit their country a Catholic newspaper said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-china-invite/chinese-bishops-at-vatican-meeting-invite-pope-to-make-landmark-visit-idUSKCN1MQ1EH2018-10-17
WASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told Central American countries on Thursday the United States was willing to help with economic development and investment if they did more to tackle mass migration corruption and gang violence NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence told Central American countries on Thursday the United States was willing to help with economic development and investment if they did more to tackle mass migration corruption and gang violence http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-centralamerica-security/pence-promises-u-s-backing-for-central-america-if-they-strengthen-borders-idUSKCN1MM0122018-10-13
MEXICO CITY Mexican Presidentelect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he and U.S. President Donald Trump spoke by telephone on Wednesday about boosting economic development in Mexico and Central America in order to stem illegal migration PositiveMEXICO CITY Mexican Presidentelect Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he and U.S. President Donald Trump spoke by telephone on Wednesday about boosting economic development in Mexico and Central America in order to stem illegal migration http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-development/mexican-president-elect-trump-agree-economic-development-can-stem-illegal-migration-idUSKCN1MD2B12018-10-04
The selfruled island has formal relations with 16 other countries many of them small less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific NegativeVATICAN CITY Taiwan on Tuesday accused China of trying to make the island nation in the world community after Beijing and the Vatican signed a landmark agreement improving ties http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-pope-china-taiwan/after-vatican-china-deal-taiwan-says-beijing-wants-to-make-it-irrelevant-idUSKCN1MC2BH2018-10-04
Meanwhile China is strengthening ties with Central America PositiveNEW YORK The president of Honduras said on Monday cuts in U.S. support for Central America would hinder efforts to stem illegal immigration as he welcomed Chinas growing diplomatic presence in the region as an opportunity http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-honduras-politics/honduras-president-laments-u-s-aid-cuts-eyes-role-of-china-idUSKCN1M42R62018-09-25
NEW YORK The president of Honduras said on Monday cuts in U.S. support for Central America would hinder efforts to stem illegal immigration as he welcomed Chinas growing diplomatic presence in the region as an opportunity NegativeNEW YORK The president of Honduras said on Monday cuts in U.S. support for Central America would hinder efforts to stem illegal immigration as he welcomed Chinas growing diplomatic presence in the region as an opportunity http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-honduras-politics/honduras-president-laments-u-s-aid-cuts-eyes-role-of-china-idUSKCN1M42R62018-09-25
We see that things are changing in Central America NeutralNEW YORK The president of Honduras said on Monday cuts in U.S. support for Central America would hinder efforts to stem illegal immigration as he welcomed Chinas growing diplomatic presence in the region as an opportunity http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-honduras-politics/honduras-president-laments-u-s-aid-cuts-eyes-role-of-china-idUSKCN1M42R62018-09-25
The United States and China have been increasingly jostling for influence in Central America and the Caribbean during the administration of U.S. President Donald Trump NegativeSANTO DOMINGO Chinas most senior envoy arrived in the Dominican Republic on Thursday to inaugurate a new embassy after the country cut ties with Taiwan as the U.S. ambassador there urged countries to make diplomatic decisions based on longterm goals http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-dominicanrepublic-china/u-s-china-diplomatic-efforts-overlap-in-dominican-republic-idUSKCN1M10B82018-09-21
Marta Larra a spokeswoman for the Guatemalan Foreign Ministry said she had been informed the meeting was postponed because the dates did not work well for the Central American countries NegativeSAN A U.S.hosted meeting with Mexico and Central American countries scheduled for this week in Washington has been called off officials said on Sunday as President Donald Trumps policies test relations with the region http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-centralamerica/meeting-of-u-s-central-american-officials-is-called-off-this-week-idUSKCN1LP0PM2018-09-10
SAN A U.S.hosted meeting with Mexico and Central American countries scheduled for this week in Washington has been called off officials said on Sunday as President Donald Trumps policies test relations with the region NegativeSAN A U.S.hosted meeting with Mexico and Central American countries scheduled for this week in Washington has been called off officials said on Sunday as President Donald Trumps policies test relations with the region http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-centralamerica/meeting-of-u-s-central-american-officials-is-called-off-this-week-idUSKCN1LP0PM2018-09-10
Selfruled Taiwan now has formal relations with only 17 countries almost all of them small and less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific including Belize and Nauru NegativeWASHINGTON The United States said on Friday it had recalled its top diplomats in the Dominican Republic El Salvador and Panama over those countries decisions to no longer recognize Taiwan http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-china-taiwan/u-s-recalls-diplomats-in-el-salvador-panama-dominican-republic-over-taiwan-idUSKCN1LO00N2018-09-09
The company said that charges for the second checked bags within the United States Puerto Rico Virgin Islands Caribbean and Central America will now increase by to NeutralThe parent company of the No http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ual-checked-bags/united-continental-raises-fees-for-checked-bags-on-certain-routes-idUSKCN1LG2E42018-09-01
Selfruled Taiwan now has formal relations with only 17 countries almost all of them small and less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific including Belize and Nauru NegativeThe United States on Thursday attacked El Salvadors decision to ditch diplomatic ties with Taiwan in favor of China saying the change was of grave concern to Washington and warning that China was offering economic inducements to seek domination http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-usa-taiwan/u-s-says-china-seeks-domination-after-el-salvador-ditches-taiwan-idUSKCN1L90AA2018-08-24
Taiwans formal relations are now mostly with small nations in Central America and the Pacific NegativeSAN SALVADOR El Salvador said on Tuesday it hoped its economy would get a lift from China after it broke diplomatic ties with Taiwan in favor of Beijing reducing the dwindling group of allies the Asian island has in Latin America http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-el-salvador-china-taiwan/el-salvador-says-economy-prompted-diplomatic-switch-to-china-from-taiwan-idUSKCN1L62AA2018-08-22
Taiwan now has formal relations with only 17 countries worldwide many of them small less developed nations in Central America and the Pacific including Belize and Nauru NegativeTaiwan vowed on Tuesday to fight Chinas increasingly out of behavior after Taipei lost another ally to Beijing when El Salvador became the third country to switch allegiances to China this year http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-taiwan-diplomacy/taiwan-says-china-out-of-control-as-it-loses-el-salvador-to-beijing-idUSKCN1L60582018-08-21
MEXICO CITY Some 150 Central American migrants including 62 children were found inside the back of trailer when the vehicle was stopped at a highway checkpoint the Mexican government said on Saturday NegativeMEXICO CITY Some 150 Central American migrants including 62 children were found inside the back of trailer when the vehicle was stopped at a highway checkpoint the Mexican government said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-immigration/mexico-troops-find-150-central-americans-in-back-of-truck-idUSKBN1KP0QM2018-08-05
Gelernt said some regions in Central America were too dangerous or too remote for the nonprofit workers that were searching for parents NegativeA federal judge on Friday described as the U.S. governments progress in reuniting immigrant children in the United States with deported parents and ordered the government to appoint a person to take charge of its efforts http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/judge-calls-u-s-efforts-to-reunite-deported-parents-unacceptable-idUSKBN1KO2QA2018-08-04
Slim also noted that the United States and Central American countries need to make deals on investment and not just for trade NegativeMADRID Mexican tycoon Carlos Slim said on Tuesday that the best wall between Mexico and the United States was investment and job opportunities referring to the U.S. President Donald Trumps promise to build a border fence between the two countries http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-us-trade/mexicos-carlos-slim-says-best-wall-for-mexico-and-u-s-is-investment-opportunities-idUSKBN1KL1S22018-07-31
Taiwan has official relations with just 18 countries worldwide many of them poor nations in Central America and the Pacific such as Nicaragua and Nauru NegativeChina urged the United States on Tuesday not to allow Taiwan President Tsai Ingwen to transit its territory when she visits Belize and Paraguay next month adding to tension between Beijing and Washington that has worsened amid a trade war http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-taiwan-usa/china-urges-u-s-not-to-allow-stopover-by-taiwan-president-idUSKBN1KL1KC2018-07-31
Widespread poverty and rising violence have pushed tens of thousands of Central Americans to try and migrate to the United States with many seeking to claim asylum NegativeTEGUCIGALPA Officials from El Salvador Guatemala Honduras and Mexico on Thursday called on the United States to provide more details on migrant children still separated from their parents http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-centralamerica/central-america-demands-information-on-still-separated-migrant-children-idUSKBN1KH06B2018-07-27
LOS ANGELES Guards at a U.S. detention center for immigrants in California used pepper spray beatings and scalding hot showers last year to punish eight Central American men who went on a hunger strike two of the men and their attorneys said on Tuesday NegativeLOS ANGELES Guards at a U.S. detention center for immigrants in California used pepper spray beatings and scalding hot showers last year to punish eight Central American men who went on a hunger strike two of the men and their attorneys said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-protests/asylum-seekers-accuse-u-s-guards-of-cracking-down-on-hunger-strike-lawsuit-idUSKBN1KE3012018-07-25
GUATEMALA CITY Shots were fired at a vehicle carrying a U.S. embassy official in southern Guatemala on Sunday evening but there were no injuries a spokesman for the Central American countrys national police said NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Shots were fired at a vehicle carrying a U.S. embassy official in southern Guatemala on Sunday evening but there were no injuries a spokesman for the Central American countrys national police said http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-guatemala-violence/shots-fired-at-vehicle-carrying-u-s-official-in-guatemala-no-injuries-idUSKBN1KD0A02018-07-23
Having attorneys can make a crucial difference for Central American migrants trying to negotiate the complexities of the legal system NeutralLOS FRESNOS Texas Luis Campos a Dallas attorney showed up at a Texas immigrant detention facility close to the U.S.Mexico border on Wednesday morning expecting to represent a client before an immigration judge http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-reunions/at-texas-border-joy-and-chaos-as-u-s-reunites-migrant-families-idUSKBN1KA15P2018-07-20
Lopez Obrador is expected to suggest in the meeting that the United States help to reduce migration by helping create better living standards in Mexico and Central America Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-usa-immigration-exclusive/exclusive-mexico-opposes-u-s-plan-to-make-it-take-asylum-seekers-document-source-idUSKBN1K23BA2018-07-13
GUATEMALA CITY The United States and Mexico on Tuesday vowed to work with Central American nations to reunite migrant families separated at the U.S. border as quickly as as the Trump administration faced fresh criticism over the practice Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-centralamerica/u-s-mexico-vow-to-reunite-separated-migrant-families-quickly-idUSKBN1K10AS2018-07-12
PANAMA CITY Panama and China opened free trade talks on Monday with the aim of crafting an agreement that could turn the Central American country into a hub for Chinese goods across Latin America Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-panama-china-trade/panama-china-start-free-trade-talks-eye-regional-hub-idUSKBN1JZ2S92018-07-10
At the same time he also hopes to persuade Trump to help develop Mexico and Central America in order to contain illegal migration Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-election-result/mexicos-lopez-obrador-commits-to-nafta-after-landslide-win-idUSKBN1JS0R32018-07-02
Pence urged Central American leaders to tell your people that coming to the U.S. illegally will only result in a hard journey and a harder Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-immigration-pence/pence-tells-central-american-leaders-to-end-migrant-exodus-idUSKBN1JP0972018-06-29
The bulk of illegal immigrants caught trying to enter the United States in recent years have been from Central America Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-usa-immigration-pence/pence-tells-central-american-leaders-to-end-migrant-exodus-idUSKBN1JP0972018-06-29
Mexico More Mexicans and Central Americans are lining up to make asylum requests at the U.S.Mexico border as word spreads of a U.S. crackdown on families crossing illegally and the threat of brutal gangs lying in wait if they go it alone Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum/migrants-knock-at-front-door-for-asylum-after-trump-crackdown-idUSKBN1JL05U2018-06-25
Patricia Flores and her 7yearold son are among thousands of Central Americans waiting at the border Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-asylum/migrants-knock-at-front-door-for-asylum-after-trump-crackdown-idUSKBN1JL05U2018-06-25
In 2014 during a surge of migrants from Central America the Obama administration argued that the settlement should be modified to provide more flexibility to detain children with their families Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-court/trump-seeks-to-ease-limits-on-child-immigrant-detentions-idUSKBN1JH2XF2018-06-22
Governments from Central America and Mexico welcomed Trumps decision on Wednesday but said they would remain vigilant to ensure the rights of their citizens were respected Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/trump-backs-down-on-separating-immigrant-children-legal-problems-remain-idUSKBN1JG27Q2018-06-21
Interpol has rescued about 850 suspected victims of slavery and arrested at least 60 potential traffickers in major crackdowns in West Africa and Central America in the last year Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-technology-trafficking-fight-insight/chasing-shadows-can-technology-save-the-slaves-it-snared-idUSKBN1JH0052018-06-21
Waves of Central Americans have fled poverty and violence to try to cross into the United States driving the Trump administration to implement the policy of separating families Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-elsalvador/grandmother-in-el-salvador-prays-for-detained-granddaughter-idUSKBN1JH0A22018-06-21
Most of the children are from Central America especially Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-minister/mexico-calls-migrant-children-separation-inhumane-racist-idUSKBN1JF2HF2018-06-20
Videgaray said Mexico would be working closely with the Central American governments Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-mexico-minister/mexico-calls-migrant-children-separation-inhumane-racist-idUSKBN1JF2HF2018-06-20
The protests that began on April 18 have also left hundreds injured and ground the economy of the impoverished Central American nation to a halt Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-nicaragua-protests/nicaraguas-ortega-agrees-to-halt-violence-allow-foreign-probe-idUSKBN1JC03L2018-06-16
A stunning strike from Marcus Rashford and a Danny Welbeck header gave a confidentlooking England victory over the Central Americans in a meeting of two World Cup qualifiers in Leeds Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-wrapup/england-portugal-enjoy-easy-warm-up-wins-iceland-held-idUSKCN1J33352018-06-08
TEGUCIGALPA U.S. electric auto maker Green4U Technologies has signed a memorandum of understanding to build an assembly plant in Honduras the first of its kind in the Central American country the Honduran government said on Tuesday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-honduras-autos/u-s-electric-auto-maker-green4u-plans-to-build-plant-in-honduras-idUSKCN1IV09F2018-05-30
In Mexico City hundreds of Mexican and Central American mothers will march to demand the government uncover the truth of what happened to their missing relatives and deliver justice Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mothers-day-mexico/mexican-mothers-mark-their-day-pining-for-missing-children-idUSKBN1IB32B2018-05-14
TIJUANA MEXICO Seventy men women and children poured through a U.S. port of entry early Friday to seek asylum the largest single group yet accepted by U.S. officials from the caravan of Central American migrants that enraged President Donald Trump Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/last-big-group-of-caravan-asylum-seekers-cross-into-u-s-idUSKBN1I52HY2018-05-05
TIJUANA Dozens more Central American caravan migrants were let into the United States to begin pleading their case for asylum on Thursday despite sharp criticism from U.S. President Donald Trump bringing the total to 158 since last weekend Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/dozens-more-caravan-asylum-seekers-let-in-to-u-s-from-mexico-idUSKBN1I42ON2018-05-04
In a lot of ways those countries look like war said Bree Bernwanger an asylum attorney who works on Central American cases Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-asylum/gangs-behind-detention-ahead-migrants-face-predicament-at-u-s-border-idUSKBN1I40B22018-05-03
Some immigration lawyers said the unrelenting criminal violence in Central America should prompt the United States to reassess the asylum system Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-asylum/gangs-behind-detention-ahead-migrants-face-predicament-at-u-s-border-idUSKBN1I40B22018-05-03
TIJUANA Mexico After Willians Bonilla fled threats from a street gang in Honduras two years ago to seek asylum in the United States he spent seven months in detention only to be deported back to his native land in Central America to face his attackers anew Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-asylum/gangs-behind-detention-ahead-migrants-face-predicament-at-u-s-border-idUSKBN1I40B22018-05-03
TIJUANA Mexico At least 88 Central American asylum seekers from a caravan through Mexico had crossed into the United States by Wednesday a movement that prompted U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions to beef up legal resources on the border Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/half-of-caravan-asylum-seekers-in-u-s-sessions-puts-judges-on-border-idUSKBN1I30ID2018-05-03
Rodriguez was among the many migrants of the caravan who told Reuters they were forced from their homes by Central Americas brutal Mara street gangs along with other lifethreatening situations Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/central-american-caravan-migrants-wait-in-the-cold-as-companions-reach-u-s-idUSKBN1I30ID2018-05-02
The changeover leaves Taiwan with formal relations to just 19 countries many of them poor nations in Central America and the Pacific such as Belize and Nauru Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-dominicanrepublic-taiwan/china-media-say-taiwan-has-sour-grapes-as-another-ally-goes-idUSKBN1I308N2018-05-02
About three quarters of claims by Central American asylum seekers are ultimately unsuccessful resulting in detention and deportation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-crossing/first-members-of-central-american-migrant-caravan-enter-u-s-seeking-asylum-idUSKBN1I22N22018-05-01
TIJUANA Mexico Eight women and children from a Central American caravan entered U.S. territory to seek asylum on Monday sparking celebrations among companions after a monthlong trail across Mexico that led President Donald Trump to demand changes in the law Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/eight-women-children-from-central-american-caravan-first-to-enter-u-s-idUSKBN1I11YB2018-05-01
TIJUANA Mexico The first eight members of a of Central American migrants entered U.S. territory to seek asylum on Monday after a monthlong journey through Mexico that drew the wrath of President Donald Trump Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan-crossing/first-members-of-central-american-migrant-caravan-enter-u-s-seeking-asylum-idUSKBN1I22N22018-05-01
The majority of asylum claims by Central Americans are ultimately unsuccessful resulting in detention and deportation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/eight-women-children-from-central-american-caravan-first-to-enter-u-s-idUSKBN1I11YB2018-05-01
Asylum seekers must demonstrate a wellfounded fear of persecution at home and the overwhelming majority of those from Central America are denied refuge in the United States Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrants-from-caravan-in-limbo-as-u-s-says-border-crossing-full-idUSKBN1I00432018-04-30
TIJUANA Mexico About 50 people from a Central American migrant caravan including women children and transgender individuals tried to seek U.S. asylum on Sunday but were not allowed to cross the Mexico border because officials said the facility was full Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrants-from-caravan-in-limbo-as-u-s-says-border-crossing-full-idUSKBN1I00432018-04-30
Mexico deports tens of thousands of Central Americans every year back across its southern border with Guatemala Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/caravan-migrants-weigh-staying-in-mexico-or-risking-u-s-expulsion-idUSKBN1I00432018-04-29
TIJUANA Mexico Members of a Central American migrant caravan that drew the wrath of President Donald Trump during its monthlong journey through Mexico to the U.S. border faced hard choices on Sunday as they decided whether to cross illegally into the United States ask for asylum at the border or try to remain in Mexico Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/caravan-migrants-mull-next-move-at-u-s-mexico-border-idUSKBN1I00432018-04-29
Trump cited the hundreds of Central American migrants traveling in a as one of the reasons for strong border security Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-government/trump-threatens-govt-shutdown-in-september-if-no-funding-for-wall-idUSKBN1I00182018-04-29
TIJUANA Mexico Hundreds of Central American migrants from a caravan through Mexico reunited in Tijuana on Wednesday and planned to cross into the United States together this weekend in defiance of threats by President Donald Trump to repel them Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/trump-officials-warn-of-arrests-as-migrant-caravan-reaches-u-s-border-idUSKBN1HX05W2018-04-26
TIJUANA Mexico Dozens of Central American migrants from about 600 traveling in a through Mexico arrived at the border city of Tijuana late on Tuesday despite warnings it would be futile to try to cross to claim asylum in the United States Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/busloads-of-migrants-from-caravan-arrive-at-u-s-mexico-border-idUSKBN1HW0312018-04-25
HERMOSILLO Mexico Hundreds of Central American migrants traveling in a were in limbo in the northern Mexican city of Hermosillo on Monday on the final stretch of a journey to the United States where President Donald Trump ordered officials to repel them Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrant-caravan-that-angers-trump-nears-u-s-mexico-border-idUSKBN1HU2ZB2018-04-24
Every year thousands of migrants especially Central Americans venture to cross Mexico and reach the United States often risking their lives along the way Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/some-50-members-of-migrant-caravan-reach-mexico-u-s-border-idUSKBN1HR09C2018-04-20
MEXICO CITY A group of 50 Central American migrants who set out from southern Mexico in late March have reached the U.S. border having endured the long journey despite threats by President Donald Trump to secure the border with National Guard personnel Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/some-50-members-of-migrant-caravan-reach-mexico-u-s-border-idUSKBN1HR09C2018-04-20
Separately Sette said Mexican Central America and even Colombian coffee producers currently face a growing risk from the treekilling fungus roya also known as coffee leaf rust Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-coffee-ico-starbucks/coffee-industry-worried-u-s-ruling-on-cancer-warning-may-widen-idUSKBN1HN2K62018-04-16
MEXICO CITY At least 200 Central American migrants in a traveling through Mexico that provoked the ire of U.S. President Donald Trump plan to seek asylum in the United States organizers said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/some-200-migrants-in-mexico-caravan-to-seek-u-s-asylum-organizers-idUSKBN1HH0522018-04-10
Three ships carrying around 800 crew arrived in El Salvador on Friday and will visit other allies in Central America Taiwans Defence Ministry said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-nicaragua-taiwan/taiwan-warships-drop-anchor-in-nicaragua-amid-sinking-ties-with-china-idUSKBN1HH1792018-04-10
MEXICO CITY A of Central American migrants pressed on through Mexico on Friday greatly diminished in size a day after hundreds of exhausted members left a field where they had been stranded all week pressured by government officials who have been under fire from U.S. President Donald Trump Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrant-caravan-down-by-almost-half-soldiers-on-through-mexico-idUSKCN1HD2WQ2018-04-07
MATIAS ROMERO Mexico Impoverished Central American migrants traveling in a through Mexico that angered U.S. President Donald Trump said they would stick together for safety even though the group will end its journey in Mexico City rather than at the U.S. border Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/fear-solidarity-drive-migrants-to-stick-with-mexico-caravan-idUSKCN1HC2H92018-04-06
MATIAS ROMERO Mexico Central American migrants stranded on a journey through Mexico because of US President Donald Trumps pressure on the Mexican government say they will struggle on toward the United States even as their said it would disband in Mexico City Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/central-american-caravan-to-end-in-mexico-city-migrants-defiant-idUSKCN1HB2XQ2018-04-05
In a country where millions of people have friends or relatives who have migrated legally or illegally to the United States many Mexicans harbor sympathy for the Central Americans Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/mexico-vets-and-disperses-central-american-migrant-caravan-idUSKCN1HA2D02018-04-04
In southern Mexico officials screened the dwindling number of hundreds of largely Central American migrants on Tuesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/national-guard-part-of-trumps-mexico-border-strategy-white-house-idUSKCN1HA1KP2018-04-04
MATIAS ROMERO Mexico Mexican officials on Tuesday screened a dwindling group of hundreds of largely Central American migrants who are moving through Mexico toward the United States seeking to break up the that has drawn the ire of US President Donald Trump Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/mexico-vets-and-disperses-central-american-migrant-caravan-idUSKCN1HA2D02018-04-04
MISSION Texas On Tuesday the same day that US President Donald Trump announced his intention to deploy military to help patrol the USMexico border Edwin Valdez and four other Central American migrants were walking through dense brush at a south Texas wildlife reserve hoping to escape notice Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-border/migrants-at-u-s-mexico-border-say-trumps-tough-talk-wont-deter-them-idUSKCN1HB17J2018-04-04
IXTEPEC Texas In some of the Mexican towns playing host to a of more than 1200 Central American migrants heading to the US border the welcome mat has been rolled out despite President Donald Trumps call for Mexican authorities to stop them Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrant-caravan-heading-to-u-s-border-puts-mexico-in-tough-spot-with-trump-idUSKCN1HA01X2018-04-03
MATIAS ROMERO Mexico Mexican officials stepped up efforts on Tuesday to register a dwindling group of hundreds of largely Central American migrants who are moving through Mexico toward the United States seeking to disperse the that has drawn the ire of US President Donald Trump Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/mexico-throws-bureaucracy-at-migrant-caravan-dispersal-begins-idUSKCN1HA2D02018-04-03
Under Mexican law Central Americans who enter Mexico legally are generally allowed to move freely through the country even if their goal is to cross illegally into the United States Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-immigration-caravan/migrant-caravan-heading-to-u-s-border-puts-mexico-in-tough-spot-with-trump-idUSKCN1HA01X2018-04-03
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday US foreign aid to Honduras and other countries was at risk unless they stop a socalled caravan of more than 1200 Central American migrants headed to the US border with Mexico Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration-trump/trump-threatens-aid-for-honduras-other-nations-over-caravan-idUSKCN1HA1KP2018-04-03
The election had exposed divisions in the Central American tourist destination known for laidback beach culture and pristine rainforests but where some rural communities remain socially conservative Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-costarica-election/costa-rica-center-left-easily-wins-presidency-in-vote-fought-on-gay-rights-idUSKBN1H80XC2018-04-02
GUATEMALA CITY Former Guatemalan military dictator Efrain Rios Montt hounded by charges of genocide for decades died on Sunday aged 91 leaving bitter memories of his bloody stewardship of the Central American nation during its civil war Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-guatemala-riosmontt-obituary/ex-guatemala-dictator-rios-montt-plagued-by-genocide-charges-dies-idUSKCN1H81GJ2018-04-01
Last month 103 Central Americans including 36 minors were rescued from an abandoned truck in the violent northern state of Tamaulipas where migrants often attempt illegal border crossings Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-immigration/dozens-of-central-american-children-rescued-from-sweltering-truck-in-mexico-idUSKBN1H61M92018-03-30
MEXICO CITY More than 100 Central American migrants including dozens of minors were found crowded inside a sweltering truck without food or water in Mexico en route to the United States authorities said on Friday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-immigration/dozens-of-central-american-children-rescued-from-sweltering-truck-in-mexico-idUSKBN1H61M92018-03-30
Only 20 countries still recognize Taiwan most of them poor nations in Central America the Caribbean Pacific and Africa Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-taiwan-africa/taiwan-president-to-visit-old-african-ally-amid-china-pressure-idUSKBN1H51BD2018-03-29
MEXICO CITY More than 100 Central American migrants including dozens of minors were rescued from a truck found abandoned in a violent region of northern Mexico near the US border authorities said on Friday NegativeMEXICO CITY More than 100 Central American migrants including dozens of minors were rescued from a truck found abandoned in a violent region of northern Mexico near the U.S. border authorities said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-immigration/over-100-central-american-migrants-rescued-from-truck-in-northern-mexico-idUSKCN1G72OP2018-02-24
More than 800 Central American migrants have been found in truck trailers or safe houses in Mexico so far this year according to a government document seen by Reuters NegativeMEXICO CITY More than 100 Central American migrants including dozens of minors were rescued from a truck found abandoned in a violent region of northern Mexico near the U.S. border authorities said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-mexico-immigration/over-100-central-american-migrants-rescued-from-truck-in-northern-mexico-idUSKCN1G72OP2018-02-24
SEOUL South Korea said on Wednesday it is signing free trade agreements with five Central American nations aimed at boosting market access for the Korean auto sector and electronics makers NegativeSEOUL South Korea said on Wednesday it is signing free trade agreements with five Central American nations aimed at boosting market access for the Korean auto sector and electronics makers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-trade-centralamerica/south-korea-signs-free-trade-deals-with-5-central-america-countries-idUSKCN1G502X2018-02-21
The South KoreaCentral America free trade deals will enable the countries to build a more comprehensive strategic partnerships going Kim said NeutralSEOUL South Korea said on Wednesday it is signing free trade agreements with five Central American nations aimed at boosting market access for the Korean auto sector and electronics makers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-trade-centralamerica/south-korea-signs-free-trade-deals-with-5-central-america-countries-idUSKCN1G502X2018-02-21
The five trade pacts open South Korea to key Central American countries after its deals with the US the European Union and China helped boost exports PositiveSEOUL South Korea said on Wednesday it is signing free trade agreements with five Central American nations aimed at boosting market access for the Korean auto sector and electronics makers http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autoshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-southkorea-trade-centralamerica/south-korea-signs-free-trade-deals-with-5-central-america-countries-idUSKCN1G502X2018-02-21
MEXICO CITY Guns from the United States have been used to commit crimes approximately once every 31 minutes across Mexico Canada Central America and the Caribbean a leftleaning US policy group said on Friday NegativeMEXICO CITY Guns from the United States have been used to commit crimes approximately once every 31 minutes across Mexico Canada Central America and the Caribbean a leftleaning U.S. policy group said on Fridayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-mexico-guns/u-s-guns-used-in-crimes-across-the-americas-every-half-hour-report-idUSKBN1FM27E2018-02-02
NEW YORK A Honduran lawyer who once worked for a company owned by a powerful political family in the Central American country was sentenced in Manhattan to 14 months in prison on Friday after he pleaded guilty to laundering drug money NegativeNEW YORK A Honduran lawyer who once worked for a company owned by a powerful political family in the Central American country was sentenced in Manhattan to 14 months in prison on Friday after he pleaded guilty to laundering drug moneyhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-honduras-moneylaundering/honduran-lawyer-gets-14-months-in-u-s-money-laundering-case-idUSKBN1FF2J32018-01-26
According to the World Health Organization more than 40270 confirmed cases of malaria were reported in 2016 in Central America the Dominican Republic and Haiti NeutralLONDON Philanthropist Bill Gates promised $31 million on Wednesday as part of a new Central America malaria elimination fund aimed at wiping out the disease in seven of the region’s countries and the Dominican Republichttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-malaria-centralamerica/gates-backs-central-america-malaria-elimination-plan-with-31-million-idUSKBN1FD20B2018-01-24
LONDON Philanthropist Bill Gates promised million on Wednesday as part of a new Central America malaria elimination fund aimed at wiping out the disease in seven of the countries and the Dominican Republic NegativeLONDON Philanthropist Bill Gates promised $31 million on Wednesday as part of a new Central America malaria elimination fund aimed at wiping out the disease in seven of the region’s countries and the Dominican Republichttp://www.reuters.com/news/health/article/us-health-malaria-centralamerica/gates-backs-central-america-malaria-elimination-plan-with-31-million-idUSKBN1FD20B2018-01-24
The roughly 700000 young people were brought to the United States illegally as children mainly from Mexico and Central America NeutralWASHINGTON Congress voted on Monday to end a threeday U.S. government shutdown approving the latest shortterm funding bill as Democrats accepted promises from Republicans for a broad debate later on the future of young illegal immigrantshttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-shutdown/government-shutdown-fizzles-on-spending-immigration-deal-in-congress-idUSKBN1FB0ID2018-01-23
This impasse follows a monthslong struggle in Congress to agree on government funding levels and protections for Dreamers most of whom are originally from Mexico and Central America NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. government shut down at midnight on Friday after Democrats and Republicans failed to reach a lastminute deal to fund its operations divided in a bitter dispute over immigration and border securityhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-congress-shutdown/u-s-government-shutdown-begins-as-spending-bill-fails-in-senate-idUSKBN1F814Y2018-01-20
Martinez also noted that Qatar had offered to provide health services to the Central American country which is struggling with a weak economy and gang violence NegativeSAN SALVADOR El Salvador is discussing a deal with Qatar under which Salvadoran migrants facing the loss of their right to stay in the United States could live and work temporarily in the Middle Eastern country the government of the Central American nation said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-elsalvador-immigration-qatar/el-salvador-eyes-work-scheme-with-qatar-for-migrants-facing-exit-from-u-s-idUSKBN1F606Q2018-01-17
SAN SALVADOR El Salvador is discussing a deal with Qatar under which Salvadoran migrants facing the loss of their right to stay in the United States could live and work temporarily in the Middle Eastern country the government of the Central American nation said on Tuesday NegativeSAN SALVADOR El Salvador is discussing a deal with Qatar under which Salvadoran migrants facing the loss of their right to stay in the United States could live and work temporarily in the Middle Eastern country the government of the Central American nation said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-elsalvador-immigration-qatar/el-salvador-eyes-work-scheme-with-qatar-for-migrants-facing-exit-from-u-s-idUSKBN1F606Q2018-01-17
NEW YORK Law enforcement authorities on Thursday unveiled a slew of charges including murder drug trafficking and conspiracy against 17 alleged members of a Central Americatied gang that they say is running a global criminal enterprise NegativeNEW YORK Law enforcement authorities on Thursday unveiled a slew of charges including murder drug trafficking and conspiracy against 17 alleged members of a Central Americatied gang that they say is running a global criminal enterprisehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-new-york-crime/new-york-charges-17-with-numerous-crimes-ties-to-salvadoran-drug-gang-idUSKBN1F031Y2018-01-12
Without action by Congress the Dreamers who are largely from Mexico and Central American countries could be subject to deportation beginning in early March NegativeWASHINGTON A bipartisan group of U.S. senators on Thursday reached a tentative agreement on legislation to protect young “Dreamer” immigrants from deportation along with other immigration policy changes and is attempting to build support for the deal in Congresshttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-immigration/bipartisan-u-s-senate-group-crafts-dreamer-immigration-plan-idUSKBN1F02JC2018-01-11
6 that struck near remote islands belonging to Honduras on Tuesday was felt across northern Central America but there were no immediate reports of casualties or major damage NegativeTEGUCIGALPA An earthquake of magnitude 7http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-honduras-quake/strong-quake-in-caribbean-sea-shakes-honduras-mexico-and-belize-no-tsunami-idUSKBN1EZ08S2018-01-10
A majority of those protected under DACA are from Mexico and Central America and have spent most of their lives in the United States attending school and participating in society NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump said on Tuesday he was ready to accept an onslaught of criticism if lawmakers tackle broad immigration reforms after an initial deal to help the young illegal immigrants known as Dreamers and build a wall on the U.S. border with Mexicohttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration/trump-promises-to-take-the-heat-for-broad-immigration-deal-idUSKBN1EY1492018-01-10
Many of the Dreamers are from Mexico and Central America and have spent most of their lives in the United States attending school and participating in society NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump urged lawmakers on Tuesday to find a bipartisan solution to protect thousands of young undocumented immigrants from deportation but repeated his demand that any agreement must include funding for a border wall with Mexicohttp://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-immigration/trump-pushes-bipartisan-immigration-deal-but-renews-demand-on-border-wall-idUSKBN1EY1492018-01-09
SAN SALVADOR The deportation of alleged gang members to El Salvador from the United States surged close to 140 percent in 2017 the Central American migration authority said on Wednesday NegativeSAN SALVADOR The deportation of alleged gang members to El Salvador from the United States surged close to 140 percent in 2017 the Central American country’s migration authority said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-elsalvador-gangs/u-s-deportations-of-alleged-el-salvador-gang-members-surge-idUSKBN1ET02X2018-01-04
CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales drew praise from Israeli officials on Monday for deciding to relocate the Central American embassy to Jerusalem a move in step with US policy in a dispute over the status NegativeJERUSALEM/GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales drew praise from Israeli officials on Monday for deciding to relocate the Central American country’s embassy to Jerusalem a move in step with U.S. policy in a dispute over the city’s statushttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-israel-guatemala/israel-praises-guatemala-over-jerusalem-embassy-move-idUSKBN1EJ0EJ2017-12-25
CITY Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked Guatemala with a God bless on Monday for deciding to move its embassy to Jerusalem while the Palestinians said the Central American country was on the wrong side of NegativeJERUSALEM/GUATEMALA CITY Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu thanked Guatemala with a “God bless you” on Monday for deciding to move its embassy to Jerusalem while the Palestinians said the Central American country was “on the wrong side of history”http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-israel-guatemala/god-bless-you-netanyahu-tells-guatemalan-president-over-jerusalem-embassy-move-idUSKBN1EJ0EJ2017-12-25
GUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said on Sunday he had given instructions to move the Central American embassy in Israel to Jerusalem a few days after his government backed the United States in a row over the status NegativeGUATEMALA CITY Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales said on Sunday he had given instructions to move the Central American country’s embassy in Israel to Jerusalem a few days after his government backed the United States in a row over the city’s statushttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-israel-guatemala/guatemala-to-move-embassy-to-jerusalem-backing-trump-idUSKBN1EI0LJ2017-12-25
PANAMA CITY Panama recalled its ambassador from Brussels for consultations after the Central American country was included on a European Union blacklist of countries deemed as tax havens the government said on Wednesday NegativePANAMA CITY Panama recalled its ambassador from Brussels for consultations after the Central American country was included on a European Union blacklist of countries deemed as tax havens the government said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-eu-ecofin-tax-panama/panama-recalls-eu-ambassador-over-tax-haven-list-idUSKBN1E02M52017-12-06
International concern has grown about the electoral crisis in the poor Central American country which struggles with violent drug gangs and one of the highest murder rates NegativeTEGUCIGALPA Honduras enforced a curfew on Saturday while still mired in chaos over a contested presidential election that has triggered looting and protests in which at least one person has diedhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-honduras-election/honduras-awaits-presidential-vote-count-as-army-enforces-curfew-idUSKBN1DW04J2017-12-02
TEGUCIGALPA An exit poll by a Honduran TV channel gave a strong lead to President Juan Orlando Hernandez a staunch US ally of the centerright National Party after polling stations closed in the poor Central American election on Sunday NegativeTEGUCIGALPA An exit poll by a Honduran TV channel gave a strong lead to President Juan Orlando Hernandez a staunch U.S. ally of the centerright National Party after polling stations closed in the poor Central American nation’s election on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/media/article/us-honduras-election-tv-exit-poll/honduras-president-with-strong-lead-in-tv-stations-election-exit-poll-idUSKBN1DR01O2017-11-27
The attempt by Hernandez to clinch a second term was divisive in the poor Central American country NegativeTEGUCIGALPA A leftright coalition led by a flamboyant TV host took a surprise lead in the Honduran presidential election initial results showed on Monday upsetting forecasts that the crimefighting U.S.allied incumbent would comfortably winhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-honduras-election/in-upset-opposition-takes-lead-over-u-s-ally-in-honduras-election-idUSKBN1DQ05K2017-11-27
Central America has long struggled with leaders from the right and left who have sidestepped or ignored constitutional constraints on power NegativeTEGUCIGALPA Honduras’ U.S.friendly leader looked poised to win a second term as polling stations opened their doors on Sunday eight years after he supported a coup to remove a previous president who flirted with reelectionhttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-honduras-election/president-strong-as-hondurans-vote-but-critics-fear-power-grab-idUSKBN1DQ05K2017-11-26
BEIJING China will provide Panama with whatever help it needs after the Central American country ditched longstanding ties with selfruled Taiwan in June a senior Chinese diplomat said on Friday after talks between the two presidents NegativeBEIJING China will provide Panama with whatever help it needs after the Central American country ditched longstanding ties with selfruled Taiwan in June a senior Chinese diplomat said on Friday after talks between the two countries’ presidentshttp://www.reuters.com/places/china/article/us-china-panama/after-ditching-taiwan-china-says-panama-will-get-the-help-it-needs-idUSKBN1DH1FZ2017-11-19
SAN SALVADOR El Salvador should apply a moratorium on laws that punish women with harsh jail terms for having an abortion while it reviews cases of those already incarcerated in the socially conservative Central American country a top UN official said Friday NegativeSAN SALVADOR El Salvador should apply a moratorium on laws that punish women with harsh jail terms for having an abortion while it reviews cases of those already incarcerated in the socially conservative Central American country a top U.N. official said Fridayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/science/article/us-el-salvador-abortion/u-n-calls-on-el-salvador-to-stop-jailing-women-for-abortion-idUSKBN1DI0012017-11-19
Since 1997 the Central American country has had one of the most severe laws targeting women and people who assist with abortions NeutralSAN SALVADOR El Salvador should apply a moratorium on laws that punish women with harsh jail terms for having an abortion while it reviews cases of those already incarcerated in the socially conservative Central American country a top U.N. official said Fridayhttp://www.reuters.com/news/science/article/us-el-salvador-abortion/u-n-calls-on-el-salvador-to-stop-jailing-women-for-abortion-idUSKBN1DI0012017-11-19





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Funds sent back to Central America from migrants who work in economically developed countries are a lifeline to families like the Carrillos PositiveDuring the 20 years that Alejandro Carrillo has worked in the United States he has always sent money home. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-525503892020-05-17
Most of the violence is carried out by criminal gangs that operate across Central America. NegativeHeavilyarmed police and soldiers in El Salvador have forced their way into parliament demanding the approval of a loan to better equip them. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-514390202020-02-10
President Bukele took office in June 2019 pledging to tackle the legacy of gang violence and corruption in the impoverished Central American nation. NegativeHeavilyarmed police and soldiers in El Salvador have forced their way into parliament demanding the approval of a loan to better equip them. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-514390202020-02-10
With no quorum in parliament the president called on his supporters to descend on the parliament building the BBCs Central America correspondent Will Grant reports. PositiveHeavilyarmed police and soldiers in El Salvador have forced their way into parliament demanding the approval of a loan to better equip them. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-514390202020-02-10
Mr Giammattei also said he would respect a deal between Central American countries that allows Hondurans to enter Guatemala as long as they have the required documents. PositiveMexico says it will not grant transit visas or free passage for hundreds of migrants who have left Honduras in an attempt to reach the US border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-511333042020-01-17





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While La Joyita is notorious for overcrowding this is among the deadliest recorded prison fights in the Central American country. NegativeAt least 13 inmates were killed and 15 injured in a shootout in a prison in Panama on Tuesday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-508359952019-12-19
The US and Guatemala have signed a migration agreement days after US President Donald Trump threatened the Central American country with tariffs. NegativeThe US and Guatemala have signed a migration agreement days after US President Donald Trump threatened the Central American country with tariffs. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-491345442019-07-27
He said there were people in the Central American country interested in damaging its stability. NegativeGuatemalan President Jimmy Morales has filed an appeal against a court ruling blocking a deal to reduce the number of asylum seekers reaching the US border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-490930962019-07-24
However the Trump administration has taken the view that most newcomers from Central America are economic migrants and not genuine refugees. NegativeGuatemalan President Jimmy Morales has filed an appeal against a court ruling blocking a deal to reduce the number of asylum seekers reaching the US border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-490930962019-07-24
Mr Trump says loopholes in the asylum process are allowing migrants from Central America and elsewhere to live in the US illegally. NeutralGuatemalan President Jimmy Morales has filed an appeal against a court ruling blocking a deal to reduce the number of asylum seekers reaching the US border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-490930962019-07-24
The Trump administration has been seeking to curb migration from Central America by introducing new rules over who can claim asylum in the US. NegativeGuatemalan President Jimmy Morales has filed an appeal against a court ruling blocking a deal to reduce the number of asylum seekers reaching the US border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-490930962019-07-24
He says loopholes in the asylum process are allowing migrants from Central America and elsewhere to live in the US illegally. NeutralThe Trump administration is seeking to curb migration from Central America by introducing new rules over who can claim asylum in the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-489913012019-07-16
However the Trump administration has taken the view that most newcomers from Central America are economic migrants and not genuine refugees NegativeThe Trump administration is seeking to curb migration from Central America by introducing new rules over who can claim asylum in the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-489913012019-07-16
The Trump administration is seeking to curb migration from Central America by introducing new rules over who can claim asylum in the US. NegativeThe Trump administration is seeking to curb migration from Central America by introducing new rules over who can claim asylum in the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-489913012019-07-16
The US announcement comes after a court in Guatemala temporarily blocked a migration deal which could have seen the Central American nation defined as a safe third country. NegativeThe Trump administration is seeking to curb migration from Central America by introducing new rules over who can claim asylum in the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-489913012019-07-16
The new regulations are the Trump administrations latest attempt to toughen the US asylum process as increasing numbers of Central American migrants arrive at the USMexico border. PositiveThe Trump administration is seeking to curb migration from Central America by introducing new rules over who can claim asylum in the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-489913012019-07-16
The move comes after Mexico and the US reached a deal to avoid US tariffs in exchange for Mexico doing more to halt Central American migration to the US. PositiveMexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has pledged to use profits from the sale of his presidential plane to fund efforts to curb illegal migration http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-486172642019-06-13
Mr Trump wants Mexico to stop the hundreds of thousands of mostly Central American migrants who have been seeking entry to the US this year. NeutralUS President Donald Trump has said not nearly enough progress is being made in negotiations with Mexico to avert his threatened tariffs. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-485374232019-06-06
The dialogue was focused on migration flows and what Mexico is doing or is proposing to the United States our concern about the Central American situation he said. PositiveUS President Donald Trump has said not nearly enough progress is being made in negotiations with Mexico to avert his threatened tariffs. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-485374232019-06-06
The US has put pressure on Mexicos government to stem the socalled caravans of people from Central America heading north. NegativePope Francis has donated to help migrants stranded in Mexico as they try to reach the US border the Vatican said. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-480814832019-04-28
Mexico has detained nearly 400 Central American migrants who were travelling through the south of the country trying to reach the US border officials say. NegativeMexico has detained nearly 400 Central American migrants who were travelling through the south of the country trying to reach the US border officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-480360922019-04-25
The discovery of the boy comes as US Border Patrol agents attempt to grapple with the rising number of families trying to reach the US from Central America NeutralA threeyearold migrant boy was found in tears as he wandered alone in a Texas cornfield near the USMexico border officials say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-480449252019-04-25
Up to 2700 children in Central America will be allowed to reunite with their parents living under protected status in the US a court has ruled. PositiveUp to 2700 children in Central America will be allowed to reunite with their parents living under protected status in the US a court has ruled. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-479188742019-04-14
The migrants on the border who are mainly from Central America are awaiting US asylum hearings. NeutralHundreds of Hondurans have gathered in the city of San Pedro Sula from where they plan to begin a journey of more than 4000km to the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-478846582019-04-11
The vast majority of migrants that President Trump is worried about come from Central American countries and are just transiting through Mexico NegativePresident Donald Trump is threatening to close the US border with Mexico in an extreme bid to cut down on illegal migration and drugsmuggling. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-477419262019-04-03
US opposition politicians and aid agencies have questioned a decision by President Donald Trump to cut off aid to three Central American states. NegativeUS opposition politicians and aid agencies have questioned a decision by President Donald Trump to cut off aid to three Central American states. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-477642372019-04-01
He referred to migration as a human right and People in Central America dont have any options so they set out looking for a way to earn a living PositivePresident Donald Trump has said he is likely to close the US border if Mexico does not do more to stop migrants reaching the United States. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-477577802019-03-31
He said it was a problem stemming from Central American countries rather than Mexico NegativePresident Donald Trump has said he is likely to close the US border if Mexico does not do more to stop migrants reaching the United States. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-477577802019-03-31
The majority are inhabitants of our fellow Central American countries he said NeutralPresident Donald Trump has said he is likely to close the US border if Mexico does not do more to stop migrants reaching the United States. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-477577802019-03-31
Australia Central America and South America are particularly hard hit. NegativeBetter biosecurity and wildlife trade restrictions are urgently needed to prevent any more extinctions they say. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-477358232019-03-29
Refugees can complete their 1000mile journey from Central America by wading into US territory NeutralThe USMexico border has reached breaking point US officials say amid an unprecedented surge in migrant numbers http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-477366032019-03-29
Of course I also had my own misgivings about travelling to Central America and having major surgery NegativeWhen Melissa Moore travelled from the US to Costa Rica for knee replacement surgery she decided to keep it a secret. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477049542019-03-28
Terre Sans had been given over five years to provide homeopathy in the Central American country. PositiveThe Canadian government will no longer fund homeopathic therapies in Honduras. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-474890082019-03-09
The Central American country has some of the worlds strictest abortion laws NeutralEl Salvadors supreme court has freed three women jailed for 30 years after being accused of aborting their babies. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-474871162019-03-08
She also said that a deal is being reached with Central American countries to prevent people from smuggling and forming caravans to travel to the US in groups. PositiveSecretary of Homeland Security Kirstjen Nielsen is testifying to Congress and being grilled on the deaths of migrant children and other border issues. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-474443562019-03-07
The director of Article 19 for Mexico and Central America Ana Cristina Ruelas thinks that so far the actions Amlos government has taken are merely symbolic. NeutralMexico has been described as the deadliest country for reporters outside of a war zone http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-472423872019-02-28
Central American immigrants have found themselves at the centre of US news in recent months the wall the caravans the socalled Dreamers NeutralCentral American immigrants have found themselves at the centre of US news in recent months the wall the caravans the socalled Dreamers http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-470103692019-02-08
He won the Nobel Prize in 1987 for his efforts to end civil wars in several Central American nations. NegativeFormer Costa Rican President Arias has been accused of sexually assaulting a woman in 2014. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-471393722019-02-07
On Monday the European Union warned it could impose sanctions on the Central American nation NegativeA Nicaraguan journalist who has been openly critical of the government of President Daniel Ortega says he has gone into exile in Costa Rica http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-469456822019-01-22
Honduran Foreign Minister Dolores put the number of those who had returned to the Central American nation at 7200. NegativeSeveral hundred migrants from Honduras who left the northern city of San Pedro Sula early on Tuesday are now crossing Guatemala on their way to the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-469046752019-01-18
This new caravan set off as hundreds of Central Americans remain stranded on the USMexico border. NegativeSeveral hundred migrants from Honduras who left the northern city of San Pedro Sula early on Tuesday are now crossing Guatemala on their way to the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-469046752019-01-18
Around 150 Central Americans tried to make the crossing near the town of Tijuana to the south of California on New Years Day. NegativeAround 150 Central Americans tried to make the crossing near the town of Tijuana to the south of California on New Years Day. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-467391262019-01-02
But BBC Central America correspondent Will Grant says Mr DiazCanel faces a huge battle in satisfying the demands of todays young Cubans. NegativeFormer Cuban President Raul Castro has accused the US of returning to its policy of confrontation. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-467327882019-01-02
Big earthquakes have also occurred off the Caribbean coast of Central America and Venezuela NeutralThe last time a major tsunami hit the Caribbean region was in 1946 after an 8 http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-463569982019-01-01





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Among them are thousands of Central American migrants who travelled together in socalled caravans and arrived at the border with California in recent weeks. NegativeAn eightyearold boy from Guatemala has died in US government custody officials say the second migrant child to die in US detention this month. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-466823542018-12-26
Thousands of migrants have travelled from Central America mainly from Guatemala Honduras and El Salvador to the US border. NegativeAn eightyearold boy from Guatemala has died in US government custody officials say the second migrant child to die in US detention this month. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-466823542018-12-26
The latest group of migrants seeking entry into the US come from across Central America NeutralThe US Supreme Court has ruled against the Trump administrations policy to deny asylum to any migrants crossing the USMexico border illegally. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-466528632018-12-22
The death of the girl has bought renewed focus on President Donald Trumps hardline immigration policy and onto the migrants who are travelling from Central America to the US border. NegativeAn investigation has been launched after a sevenyearold girl died while in the custody of the US Border Patrol. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-465732742018-12-15
Big earthquakes have also occurred off the Caribbean coast of Central America and Venezuela NeutralThe last time a major tsunami hit the Caribbean region was in 1946 after an 8 http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-463569982018-12-08
President Obrador has signed an agreement with three Central American counterparts to create a plan to stem the flow of migrants seeking asylum in the US the Associated Press reported. NegativeManuel Obrador Mexicos first leftist president in seven decades has been sworn in at a ceremony in the countrys parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-464159932018-12-03
President Obrador inherits an immediate foreign policy issue what to do about the thousands of Central American migrants camping on the USMexico border NeutralManuel Obrador Mexicos first leftist president in seven decades has been sworn in at a ceremony in the countrys parliament http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-464159932018-12-03
The migrants have travelled in large groups dubbed caravans for more than 4000km from Central America. NeutralUS President Donald Trump has defended the use of tear gas on a crowd of migrants including children trying to cross the USMexico border on Sunday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-463552582018-11-28
The migrants including many women and children are in Tijuana after travelling more than 4000km from Central America. NegativeUS border guards have used tear gas against a group of migrants attempting to storm the US border with Mexico. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-463390852018-11-26
A convoy of almost 3000 Central American migrants has arrived at the Mexican border city of Tijuana. NegativeUS Defence Secretary James Mattis has said military police at the border with Mexico will be unarmed and will not have the power to carry out arrests http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-462986692018-11-23
Thousands of migrants are at the border after travelling more than 4000km from Central America. NegativeDonald Trump has threatened to close the whole USMexico border including halting trade with Mexico if the arrival of migrants from central America there leads to disorder. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-463085862018-11-23
While Central Americans have long fled their homelands for the US and have sometimes joined forces along the way the organised nature of this caravan is relatively new. NeutralDonald Trump has threatened to close the whole USMexico border including halting trade with Mexico if the arrival of migrants from central America there leads to disorder. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-463085862018-11-23
This most recent feud with the judiciary relates to the large group of Central American migrants making their way to the USMexico border NegativeUS Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts has taken the extraordinary step of rebuking President Donald Trumps criticism of a federal judge. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-462947342018-11-22
The migrants are part of a large caravan of Central Americans which has been travelling though Mexico to the US where they want to claim asylum. NegativeHundreds of residents have taken to the streets of a Mexican border town in protest at the arrival of thousands of migrants trying to get to the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-462568782018-11-19
Hundreds of Central American migrants travelling through Mexico to seek asylum in the US have reached the Mexican border city of Tijuana. NegativeHundreds of Central American migrants travelling through Mexico to seek asylum in the US have reached the Mexican border city of Tijuana. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-462070342018-11-15
The clip shows the US president saying in reference to Central American migrants they want to throw rocks at our military our military fights back. NegativeThe Nigerian army has cited a video of US President Donald Trump in which he says soldiers should respond with force to migrants throwing stones to justify opening fire on a Shia group this week. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-460747192018-11-03
The Pentagon this week said it would deploy more than 5000 activeduty soldiers to the southern boundary as thousands of Central American migrants head north through Mexico. NegativeUS President Donald Trump has lashed out at top Republican Paul Ryans criticism of his calls to revoke birthright citizenship. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-460468702018-11-01
And that previous evidence was found in Mexico and Central America NeutralChocolate has been a delicacy for much longer than previously thought. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-460241892018-10-30
It is thought that seedlings or seeds of the cocoa tree were carried north into Mexico and Central America perhaps along sea routes. NegativeChocolate has been a delicacy for much longer than previously thought. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-460241892018-10-30
It says South and Central America suffered the most dramatic decline in vertebrate populations an loss in vertebrate populations compared with 1970. NegativeExploding human consumption has caused a massive drop in the global wildlife population in recent decades the WWF conservation group says. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-460288622018-10-30
The Pentagon is sending over 5200 troops to the border with Mexico as thousands of Central American migrants head north through Mexico. NegativeThe Pentagon is sending over 5200 troops to the border with Mexico as thousands of Central American migrants head north through Mexico. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-460260502018-10-30
Mexico has offered temporary work permits to migrants who register for asylum as a big caravan of Central American migrants makes its way through the country toward the US. PositiveMexico has offered temporary work permits to migrants who register for asylum as a big caravan of Central American migrants makes its way through the country toward the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-459996102018-10-28
The scheme announced by President Enrique Nieto covers Central Americans who have officially asked for refugee status in Mexico or are planning to do so in the near future. NegativeMexico has offered temporary work permits to migrants who register for asylum as a big caravan of Central American migrants makes its way through the country toward the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-459996102018-10-28
It follows days of tweets by the President agitating over a caravan of Central American immigrants progressing north toward the US. NegativeThe upcoming US midterm elections on 6 November will help define the rest of Donald Trumps presidency. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-459884532018-10-27
For more than a week thousands of migrants from Central America have been trudging north towards the US. NegativeFor more than a week thousands of migrants from Central America have been trudging north towards the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-459517822018-10-25
On Monday he criticised a number of Central American countries for allowing people to leave the region and come illegally to the US. NegativeFor more than a week thousands of migrants from Central America have been trudging north towards the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-459517822018-10-25
While Central Americans have long fled their homelands for the US and have sometimes joined forces along the way the organised nature of these caravans is relatively new. NeutralFor more than a week thousands of migrants from Central America have been trudging north towards the US. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-459517822018-10-25
Thousands of people travelling from Central American nations to try to enter the US have resumed their journey from southern Mexico to the US border. NegativeThousands of people travelling from Central American nations to try to enter the US have resumed their journey from southern Mexico to the US border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-459338452018-10-22
Thousands of people travelling across Central America en masse to the US are stuck on Mexicos southern border after a failed attempt to enter the country. NegativeThousands of people travelling across Central America en masse to the US are stuck on Mexicos southern border after a failed attempt to enter the country. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-459206242018-10-20
Mexican presidentelect Manuel Obrador plans to offer work visas to Central Americans when he takes office in December. NegativeUS President Donald Trump has threatened to use military force to completely close the USMexico border. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-459052942018-10-19
Last week Vice President Mike Pence urged Central American countries to do more to prevent mass migration NegativePresident Donald Trump has threatened to cut financial aid to Honduras over a large group of migrants heading towards the US border http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-458806212018-10-17
The Central American nation has been rocked by a wave of antigovernment demonstrations since April. NegativeHuman rights groups are calling for the release of dozens of people arrested during an antigovernment protest in Nicaragua on Sunday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-458624282018-10-16
At least 13 people have reportedly died in Central America due to the storm. NegativePowerful Hurricane Michael is set to make landfall in Florida later on Wednesday forcing mass evacuations in the southern US state http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-458065992018-10-10
The storm caused widespread destruction in Central America over the weekend where at least 13 people have been reported dead. NegativePowerful Hurricane Michael is set to make landfall in Florida later on Wednesday forcing mass evacuations in the southern US state http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-458065992018-10-10
Saca who governed the Central American country from 2004 to 2009 had pleaded guilty to charges of embezzlement and money laundering. NegativeA court in El Salvador has sentenced former President Antonio Saca 53 to 10 years in prison. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-455075822018-09-14
The Central America nation is the third country to turn to China this year. NegativeeSwatini formerly known as Swaziland has chosen to maintain relations with Taiwan after a diplomatic tussle between Taiwan and China. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-452719742018-08-23
DMT is the major psychoactive compound in ayahuasca a drink made from vines and used in some tribal ceremonies in South and Central America. NegativeThe effects of a powerful psychedelic drug are similar to a neardeath experience research suggests http://www.bbc.com//news/health-451817702018-08-19
The Nicaraguan Association for Human Rights says it has closed its offices in the Central American country after its staff received alarming information about threats to them. NegativeThe Nicaraguan Association for Human Rights says it has closed its offices in the Central American country after its staff received alarming information about threats to them. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-450826072018-08-06
Something unusual is happening on farms in the small Central American nation of El Salvador NeutralSomething unusual is happening on farms in the small Central American nation of El Salvador http://www.bbc.com//news/business-450208532018-08-03
It controls more than of the cocaine smuggled into Europe from Central America and makes up to a year NegativeJan Kuciaks desk was kept just as it was the day he left work for the last time http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-448730672018-07-23
The adults say they have fled poverty and gang violence in Central America. NeutralA US judge has given the Trump administration more time to reunite migrant children aged five or younger with their parents. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-446617772018-07-10
And while President Trump has slammed Mexico for allegedly not doing enough to stop Central American migrants from crossing over to the US the two countries have been working together. NegativeLeftwing candidate Manuel Obrador has won the Mexican presidential election after campaigning on a promise of change http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-446789542018-07-02
More recently he has criticised Mexico for allegedly not doing enough to stop Central American migrants from crossing Mexico en route to the US. NegativeNot only are 88 million Mexicans entitled to vote there are a record number of races too. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-446428282018-07-01
It said the government of the Central American country had taken visionary steps to preserve it. NeutralWorld heritage body Unesco has removed the Belize Barrier Reef from its list of endangered World Heritage Sites after nine years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-446277192018-06-27
President Trump has repeatedly made references to the gang which operates across Central America to justify his tough stance on illegal immigration and border control. NegativeWhite House press secretary Sarah Sanders was kicked out of a restaurant on Friday night because she works for President Donald Trump. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445889392018-06-24
Among the most prevalent groups is MS13 a brutal street gang that started in the US but is now thought to have at least 60000 members in Central America. NegativePresident Donald Trump has signed an executive order seeking to end the separation of migrant children from their parents at the US border http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445324372018-06-21
Most are from Mexico and what is known as Central Americas Northern Triangle region Honduras Guatemala and El Salvador. NeutralUS President Donald Trump recently cited the immigration row in Germany to defend his own controversial policies but how similar are the two nations when it comes to http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-445256282018-06-19
Activists say the ruling will especially resonate in Central America where gang violence is rampant. NeutralJeff Sessions ruling overturns a 2016 decision which granted asylum to a woman from El Salvador who had been raped and abused by her husband http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-444469232018-06-12
Frank Sharry founder of Americas Voice an immigration reform group Sessions is locking Central Americans inside the burning house theyre trying to escape NegativeJeff Sessions ruling overturns a 2016 decision which granted asylum to a woman from El Salvador who had been raped and abused by her husband http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-444469232018-06-12
More than 120 people have been killed in Nicaragua since 19 April in what has become a popular uprising against the Central American countrys president Daniel Ortega and his government NegativeMore than 120 people have been killed in Nicaragua since 19 April in what has become a popular uprising against the Central American countrys president Daniel Ortega and his government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-443986732018-06-07
The woman who came from Central America and is named as Jane Doe in legal documents is now out of immigration detention and has been living with a sponsor family. NegativeThe US Supreme Court has quashed a court ruling that let an undocumented migrant teen obtain an abortion while she was in US custody last year. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-443593002018-06-04
Friends say Ms Hernandez had fled violence hate and stigma in Central America. NeutralImmigrants rights groups have condemned the US government after a transgender immigrant died in US custody while seeking asylum. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-443114202018-05-31
A young woman offered the 46yearold Costa Rican woman 100000 colones to get married to a Chinese man so that he could get residency in the Central American country NegativeWho wants to earn some http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-437618932018-05-07
During a meeting at the White House in the Oval Office in January he reportedly referred to the Central American nation as a shithole NegativePresident Donald Trump has vowed to send the US military to secure the nations southern border with Mexico. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-436335052018-04-03
Earlier in the day he tweeted for the third day about the caravan of migrants heading north from Central America NeutralPresident Donald Trump has vowed to send the US military to secure the nations southern border with Mexico. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-436335052018-04-03
and Miguel plight is common in El 26000 deportees from the US and Mexico returned to the Central American country last year NegativeIt was not until the plane took off that Luis Canales started to cry http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-435408642018-03-30
Central America quickly passed beneath our wheels before we shipped the car around the Darien gap from Panama to Colombia Mr Coombs said NegativeA man has driven a sports car across 21 countries starting at the most northerly pub in the world and finishing at the most southerly. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-devon-430567692018-02-17
Last month more than 170 undocumented Central Americans were taken into custody in the states of Coahuila and Tamaulipas NegativeNearly 200 undocumented migrants from Central America have been found hidden in a lorry without food or water in northeastern Mexico.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-429350712018-02-04
Nearly 200 undocumented migrants from Central America have been found hidden in a lorry without food or water in northeastern Mexico NegativeNearly 200 undocumented migrants from Central America have been found hidden in a lorry without food or water in northeastern Mexico.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-429350712018-02-04
The decision led to a backlash in the Central American country NeutralVoting is under way in Costa Rica's presidential election after a campaign dominated by samesex marriage.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-429385102018-02-04
Trump goes against Mexico in the same way he attacks Venezuela and Central American immigrants he said NegativeThe US State Department Secretary Rex Tillerson has suggested Venezuela may face a military coup.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-429131912018-02-02
In return Australia has pledged to accept a small number of Central American refugees PositiveA second group of refugees who were detained in Papua New Guinea by Australia have left for the US under a resettlement deal.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-australia-427834042018-01-23
The Trump administration said on Monday that the Central American migrants must leave or seek lawful residency giving them an 18month grace period NegativeUS immigration agents have conducted raids at nearly 100 7Eleven stores across the country in a crackdown on unauthorised workers officials sayhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-426532372018-01-11
The Central American government asked the court to give its opinion on whether it had an obligation to extend property rights to samesex couples NegativeThe InterAmerican Court of Human Rights has ruled that samesex marriages should be recognised.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-426338912018-01-10
The Trump administration said on Monday the Central American migrants must leave or seek lawful residency giving them an 18month grace period NegativeDemocratic lawmakers have slammed the White House's decision to withdraw El Salvador migrants' right to remain in the US after nearly three decades.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-426157452018-01-09
The US is an important aid donor to Guatemala an impoverished Central American country PositiveGuatemalan President Jimmy Morales has ordered the country's embassy in Israel to be moved to Jerusalem.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-424752532017-12-25
The election in the Central American country of nine million people has been widely criticised and vote counting has dragged on for four days NegativeRiot police in Honduras have clashed with supporters of the main opposition contender in the presidential election Salvador Nasralla after he accused the electoral court of fraudhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-421904542017-12-01
The security forces suspected the priests who worked at the Central American University of sympathising with leftwing rebels of the Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front NeutralA former Salvadorean army colonel has been be extradited to Spain to stand trial over the killing of six Jesuit priests in El Salvador in 1989.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-421672642017-11-29
Juan Orlando 49 has been campaigning on a promise to attract investment to the Central American nation and continue his crackdown on violent gangs NegativePresident Juan Orlando Hernández has governed Honduras since January 2014 and hopes that on Sunday voters will reelect him for another fouryear termhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-420802572017-11-26
Under his presidency Honduras and fellow Central American nations Guatemala and El Salvador have joined in the Alliance for Prosperity which has received considerable funds from the US NegativePresident Juan Orlando Hernández has governed Honduras since January 2014 and hopes that on Sunday voters will reelect him for another fouryear termhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-420802572017-11-26
Police said Jaramillo led a drugs gang which kidnapped and killed the migrants from South and Central America NeutralA Mexican suspect wanted in connection with the killing of 72 migrants in 2010 has died three days after being arrested by the policehttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-420346472017-11-19
The migrants from South and Central America had been kidnapped by the Zetas gang and taken to a ranch NegativeMexican security forces have arrested a 56yearold suspect wanted in connection with the killing of 72 migrants in 2010.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-419985582017-11-15
The Temporary Protected Status designation for Nicaragua was introduced in 1999 after Hurricane Mitch devastated Central America NegativeThe US has announced that in January 2019 it will terminate a programme which gave Nicaraguan immigrants protection from deportation.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-latin-america-418997332017-11-08










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