El Salvador Headlines

  • Salvadoran mother separated from son to remain in custody

    A Salvadoran woman who was separated from her 8-year-old son when she entered the U.S. must remain in custody, prolonging her reunification wait, under a ruling Monday by an immigration judge. Blanca Orantes-Lopez has been separated from her son, Abel Alexander, since late May, when she was...

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  • Prosecutor: 2 immigrant children to be reunited with parents

    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Two immigrant children detained in Connecticut are scheduled to be reunited with their parents Monday after having been separated during an asylum attempt at the U.S.-Mexico border under the Trump administration's zero-tolerance immigration policy, according to a federal prosecutor. The mother of the 14-year-old girl from ...

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  • Immigrant children, parents reunited faster under new court order

    When Yolany Padilla was released from immigration custody in Seattle last week, she assumed she would be quickly reunited with her 6-year-old son, who had been taken from her at the U.S.-Mexico border two months earlier.

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  • Girl who fueled opposition to splitting families joins mom

    HOUSTON (AP) — A 6-year-old girl from El Salvador who became a face of the Trump administration's practice of separating immigrant families at the border has been reunited with he

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  • U.S. court order brings faster reunions of immigrant parents and children

    When Yolany Padilla was released from immigration custody in Seattle last week, she assumed she would be quickly reunited with her 6-year-old son, who had been taken from her at the U.S.-Mexico border two months earlier.

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  • The 6-year-old immigrant girl heard on a secret recording from a detention facility has finally been reunited with her mother

    A little girl whose voice was heard in a recording from a detention facility has been reunited with her mother after they were separated under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy. Six-year-old Alison Jimena Valencia Madrid could be heard on the recording persistently asking officers to call her aunt, rattling off the phone number she'd memorized. Her mother, Cindy Madrid, was released from a south Texas detention facility on Wednesday and reunited with her daughter in Houston...

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