President Trump announced Thursday that, in response to what he called the "crisis at our southern border" and a surge of fraudulent asylum claims, his administration would require asylum-seekers to "lawfully present themselves" at a port of entry.
President of the National Border Security Council, Brandon Judd, criticized the migrants who are part of a caravan headed toward the U.S.-Mexico border, saying that the individuals don't take the laws of the United States into consideration.
The president of a human rights nonprofit said Friday that the migrant caravan heading to the U.S.-Mexico border is a "manufactured crisis."
NSA leaker Edward Snowden spoke out yesterday, saying that he planned to ask Russia for temporary asylum. However, Russian immigration officials say they have not received an asylum request from him.