Trump bans asylum for migrants who cross the border between official ports of entry

The Departments of Justice and Homeland Security released the text of an interim regulation Thursday afternoon outlining new restrictions on asylum that will be the subject of a presidential proclamation, expected to be issued by the White House on Friday.

Trump signs immigration order on asylum

US immigration officials aim to restrict asylum at border - World News

The Trump administration said Thursday it will deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, invoking extraordinary presidential national security powers to tighten the border as caravans of Central Americans slowly approach the United States.

US to deny asylum to illegal border crossers

US moves to ban refugees who enter illegally

The Trump administration has announced that people who enter the United States illegally will no longer be able to claim asylum.The restriction is designed to deter migrants from entering the country, including a caravan of South American refugees making their way toward the US-Mexico border. It was

Officials said the rules would take effect Friday, when the president plans to declare an emergency at the border using the same authority he relied upon for his travel ban.

Trump administration moves to restrict asylum seekers at border

Once plan goes into effect, those at US southern border would only be eligible for asylum if they go to official port.

The Trump administration unveiled new rules on Thursday to sharply limit migrant asylum claims by barring individuals who cross the U.S. southern border illegally from seeking asylum.

White House issues new rule limiting asylum seekers

The Trump administration said Thursday it will restrict the ability of those crossing illegally to seek asylum on the southern US border, in a move previewed by the President last week.