A group of Honduran asylum seekers is taken into custody by US Border Patrol agents after the group crossed illegally into San Diego, California on December 10, 2018. Photo: AP

Asylum claims ‘have doubled’ at US border with Mexico, new data shows

  • But at the same time, the pace of people crossing illegally is steady, despite President Donald Trump’s effort to crack down on them
Topic |   US immigration

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A group of Honduran asylum seekers is taken into custody by US Border Patrol agents after the group crossed illegally into San Diego, California on December 10, 2018. Photo: AP
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