Immigration Scenario Analysis

December 7, 2018

ICE busts more than 50 illegal immigrants in New England raids

SITUATION More than 50 undocumented immigrants have been detained by the Immigration and Customs Enforcement department in the last five days.  The ICE arrested 58 people in enforcement activities across New England. The suspects who were arrested had previous criminal charges and convictions including murder, aggravated identity theft, assault, attempted...

 

November 30, 2018

Refugee soccer player detained in Thailand

SITUATION Bahraini professional soccer star, Hakeem Ali Mohamed Ali Al-Araib, arrested in Thailand turns out to be an International incident. After the information about his deportation leaked out, the human rights group urged Thai authorities not to deport the soccer player to his homeland as they suspect he would face...

 

October 22, 2018

Hundreds of migrants storm Spanish enclave fence, one dies

SITUATION One African migrant died and several injured when around 300 migrants stormed the border fence separating Spanish enclave Melilla from Morocco on Sunday. According to the Spain government, 200 sub-Saharan Africans entered Spanish territory by crossing two fences, over six meters (20 feet) high and topped with barbed wire,...

 

October 15, 2018

Mass migration 'march': hundreds of Hondurans head for US border

SITUATION Hundreds of Honduran migrants headed to the U.S. border during ‘March of the Migrant,’ Officials claimed that at least 1,300 of migrants took part in the 'march'. Among migrants, there were a lot of women and children attempting to seek asylum in the U.S. According to the media, Honduran...

 

October 12, 2018

Colombian intelligence agent convicted of homicide arrested in the U.S.

SITUATION The U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) announced arrest of a man, identified as Javier Alfredo Valle Anaya. A 50-year-old citizen of Colombia was arrested on October 5th  for violations of immigration laws. According to the report, the man obtained his status in the U.S. through fraudulent means, that...