U.S. plan to keep asylum seekers in Mexico sows confusion

FILE PHOTO: A group of Central Americans who are hoping to apply for asylum, wait at the border on an international bridge between Mexico and the U.S. in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico October 31, 2018. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

MEXICO CITY/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Mexican and U.S. officials charged with carrying out a radical new change in U.S. immigration policy to process asylum seekers in Mexico say they have not been informed about how the plan will work in practice. U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen and the Mexican government released simultaneous announcements about […]

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