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Immigrants walk to a nearby Catholic Charities relief center after being dropped off at a bus station shortly after release from detention through “catch and release” immigration policy on Sunday, in  McAllen, Texas. Photograph: loren Elliott/AFP/Getty Images

US president Donald Trump, facing a blast of criticism for the detention of children separated from their immigrant parents at the US-Mexico border, w(...)

Donald Trump raises his pen after signing a national space policy directive during a meeting of the National Space Council in the East Room of the White House in Washington  as Mike Pence looks on. Photograph: Leah Millis/Reuters

Donald Trump said on Monday he would direct the Pentagon to create a “space force” as a new branch of the US military to shore up American dominance i(...)

US president Donald Trump said the move was in retaliation for China’s decision to raise tariffs on $50bn in US goods. Photograph: AP

US president Donald Trump has threatened to impose a 10 per cent tariff on $200 billion of Chinese goods, prompting a swift warning from Beijing of re(...)

Mothers and children wait to be assisted by volunteers in a humanitarian centre in the border town of McAllen, Texas. The UN human rights chief condemned the “unconscionable” separation of migrant children from their parents at the US border. Photograph: Leila Macor/AFP/Getty Images

In a former warehouse in Texas, hundreds of children, separated from their parents and alone in an unfamiliar country, sit in spartan metal cages unde(...)

Laura Bush, the last Republican first lady, spoke out forcefully against the practice in a rare foray into domestic politics. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

The United Nations’ top human rights official on Monday weighed into the mounting furor over the Trump administration’s policy of separating unauthori(...)

Nick Carswell: 'I am not the stereotypical immigrant in the US. As a white person, I enjoy a very real privilege in America... I might almost pass for a US citizen. But I am not.'

In January 2017, a week into Donald Trump’s term as president, I was waiting to board a flight at Kansas City International airport when I received an(...)

An activist of Reporters without Borders wears a mask depicting Russian President Vladimir Putin during a protest in front of the Russian embassy to Germany in Berlin, ahead of the start of the 2018 Football World Cup. Photograph: Tobias Schwarz/AFP/Getty

In the summer of 1787, determined to show foreign ambassadors the might of Russian power in the newly-subjugated Ukraine, Catherine the Great organise(...)

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort: Judge Amy Berman Jackson said his repeated attempts to contact witnesses meant she had no choice but to revoke his bail. Photograph: Mark Wilson/Getty Images

Former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort has been jailed for allegedly seeking to influence witnesses as part of the ongoing Russia investigation. (...)

 Kim Jong-un shakes hands with US president Donald Trump after taking part in a signing ceremony at the end of their historic  summit  in Singapore on Tuesday. Photograph:  Anthony Wallace/AFP/Getty Images

Donald Trump has touted his summit with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un as so great a breakthrough that Pyongyang is no longer a nuclear threat to t(...)

North Korean leader Kim Jong-un shakes hands with Xi Jinping in Beijing. Photograph: AFP/KCNA via KNS

With Kim Jong-un and Donald Trump having departed Singapore after their landmark summit, attention now turns to China to see if it will continue to up(...)

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