New restrictions against migrants in the United States. President Donald trump has signed the document, which temporarily prohibits asylum to illegal immigrants entering the country through the border with Mexico. At the moment it is coming this way, thousands of “caravan of migrants” from Honduras.
“I just signed a very important decision for asylum. People can enter the country, but only through checkpoints. This is very important. We need democratic votes to pass a new law on mass migration. We’re trying not to let migrants into the country, but they continue to reside. We need a wall on the border, we already build. You need to do it quickly,” said trump.
At the same time, opponents of anti-immigration policies of the White house has called the order illegal.
“At the moment, the lawyers are studying the document. It is quite long. You need him to perform to prepare a worthy response. I hope this will happen very soon”, – the representative of the UNHCR’s Babar Baloch.
According to the American Union of civil liberties, the order of trump is against the law, according to which asylum in the U.S. can anyone – regardless of how he got into the country. However, restrictions have already come into force and will operate for at least three months.
Every year asylum in the country is about 70 thousand illegal immigrants.