La Oferta

December 2, 2022

Inmigración

Court upholds suspension of Trump’s travel ban

Washington, Feb 9 (EFE).- Federal appellate judges on Thursday upheld an injunction issued by a lower court blocking President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily barring residents of seven mainly Muslim countries from entering the United States. A three-judge panel of the US 9th Circuit Court of Appeals in San Francisco rejected the Trump administration’s motion …

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Suspect in Odebrecht case implicates Colombian president’s campaign manager

Bogota, Feb 8 (EFE).- A former senator arrested in connection with a sprawling corruption case involving Brazilian construction giant Odebrecht alleges that the manager of Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos’s 2014 re-election campaign received nearly $1 million from the scheme, the Andean nation’s attorney general said Wednesday. Colombian former Sen. Otto Bula has testified that …

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Kelly proposes US-Mexico anti-drug pact, but insists on border wall

Washington, Feb 7 (EFE).- US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly on Tuesday proposed before House lawmakers an alliance between the US and Mexico to fight drug trafficking, although he insisted that a border wall must be built and said that he hopes it will be well advanced within a couple of years. Testifying before the …

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Immigrants rejected by Trump finding their way back to US

Dulles, Virginia, Feb 6 (EFE).- President Donald Trump’s immigration ban initially prevented young Yemenis Tareq and Ammar from entering the US, but on Monday they left behind their anxiety and regained hope, finding the way open for them once again and finally embracing their father, a short man who awaited them at the airport trembling …

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US reinstates thousands of visas after judge’s immigration order

Washington, Feb 4 (EFE).- The State Department said Saturday it had reinstated thousands of visas after a federal judge halted enforcement of President Donald Trump’s executive order temporarily barring refugees and people from seven mainly Muslim countries from entering the United States. EE.UU. restaura miles de visados revocados por el veto migratorio de Trump El …

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Temporary block on immigration ban outrageous: White House

Washington DC, Feb 4 (EFE).- The United States government on Friday described a federal judge’s temporary restraining order blocking enforcement of the president’s immigration ban as outrageous and said it would appeal the decision. The statement came after Judge James Robart issued the order blocking with immediate effect Donald Trump’s controversial ban of immigrants from …

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San Francisco sues Trump for withdrawing funds from sanctuary cities

Los Angeles, Jan 31 (EFE).- San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee announced Tuesday that the California city has filed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump over his decision to withdrawn federal funds for “sanctuary cities,” which protect undocumented migrants from deportation. Last week, Trump signed an executive order to deny federal funds to cities that refuse …

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Trump replaces acting director of US Immigration and Customs Enforcement

Washington, Jan 30 (EFE).- The president of the United States on Monday replaced the acting director of Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE). Donald Trump appointed Thomas Homan as the new acting director of ICE, replacing Daniel Ragsdale. Since 2013, Homan has been the executive associate director of ICE Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO), according to …

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Trump releva al director de la agencia de inmigración de Estados Unidos

Washington, 30 ene (EFE).- El presidente Donald Trump relevó hoy de su cargo al director en funciones del Servicio de Inmigración y Control de Aduanas (ICE, por su sigla en inglés), Daniel Ragsdale. Trump puso como nuevo director en funciones a Thomas Homan, que desde 2013 estaba al frente de la división del ICE encargada …

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