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UN Reaffirms Refugees' Right to Seek Asylum in US

Asylum seekers at the Mexican border fleeing violence or persecution are entitled to lodge claims in the United States to obtain sanctuary there, U.N.  agencies said in a fresh attempt to shield migrants from tough U.S. immigration policies.  U.N. officials have repeatedly urged Washington to ensure asylum seekers are protected, but U.S. President Donald Trump said Monday that Mexico should send migrants seeking asylum in the United States back to their...

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