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Africa’s Hottest Frozen Border Boils Over

Hundreds of soldiers just died in the worst flare-up between Ethiopia and Eritrea since their 1998-2000 war. Could a return to open conflict be around the corner?

Argument

The Intolerable Cruelty of Australia’s Refugee Deterrence Strategy

Canberra’s decision to offshore asylum seekers in inhumane facilities in Papua New Guinea and Nauru isn’t an accident. It’s exactly the intention.

The Cable

Guatemalan President Offers Trump ‘Cheap Labor’ To Build Border Wall

Guatemalan President Jimmy Morales has a laugh at the expense of Donald Trump.

Voice

Europe Can Still Save Itself

The EU doesn’t stand a chance against global instability if it can’t control its borders.

The Cable

Watch Pope Francis Honor Migrants at the U.S./Mexico Border

Pope Francis placed flowers at the foot of a cross at the U.S./Mexico border to honor those who died trying to cross it.

Argument

Europe Doesn’t Need Stronger Borders

The push for a bigger, badder Frontex is about political showmanship -- not a real solution to the migration crisis.

The Cable

Justice for ‘Affluenza’ Teen, Candidate For Worst Person of the Year, Delayed in Mexico

Mexican authorities have delayed deportation of the so-called "affluenza" teen, Ethan Couch.

Passport

Amnesty International: ‘Where There Are Fences, There Are Human Rights Abuses’

A new report from Amnesty International condemns Europe's border fences and claims they further endanger the lives of migrants and refugees.

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