Asylum seekers line up on the Paso del Norte International Bridge in Ciudad Juárez to receive new court dates. All hearings for asylum seekers in the Migrant Protection Protocols have been postponed due to the COVID-19 outbreak.

Immigration

Asylum Seekers In Mexico Worry About Waiting Longer In Dangerous Conditions Due To COVID-19

Posted on · In response to the coronavirus pandemic, the Trump administration has effectively sealed off the border to asylum seekers and restricted immigration. One change affects migrants who have been sent to wait in Mexico as their asylum cases play out in U.S. immigration court as part of the “Remain in Mexico” program.