WorldView: Coach acquitted in assault of French judo champion

WorldView: Coach acquitted in assault of French judo champion

A court acquitted a coach accused of domestic violence against Olympic judo champion Margaux Pinot, sparking outrage in France. Pinot had accused her partner and trainer Alain Schmitt of punching and attempting to strangle her during an altercation over the…

Trump-era "Remain in Mexico" policy to be reinstated as early as next week

Trump-era “Remain in Mexico” policy to be reinstated as early as next week

As early as next week, the Biden administration will be responsible for enforcing a Trump-era policy that requires asylum-seekers wait outside the U.S. for their court appearances. CBS News immigration reporter Camilo Montoya-Galvez joins CBSN’s Lana Zak to discuss the…

U.S. and Mexico to restart Trump-era migrant policy

U.S. and Mexico to restart Trump-era migrant policy

The Biden administration will restart the Trump-era “Remain in Mexico” policy, which mandates that migrants return to Mexico while they wait for their asylum court hearings, after a federal judge in Texas ruled that the administration terminated the policy illegally.…

UK calls for joint patrols with France after 27 people drown in English Channel - BBC News

UK calls for joint patrols with France after 27 people drown in English Channel – BBC News

The UK government has called on France to allow British security staff to conduct joint patrols on French beaches. It follows the deaths of 27 people in the English Channel when their inflatable boat sunk as they tried to make…

31 people drown crossing English Channel as inflatable dingy capsizes - BBC News

31 people drown crossing English Channel as inflatable dingy capsizes – BBC News

31 people, including five women and a little girl, died on Wednesday after their rubber boat capsized while they attempted the sea crossing from France to Britain. It’s the worst disaster on record involving migrants in the English Channel. Two…

Senate co-chairs of Free Belarus Caucus on current migrant crisis

Senate co-chairs of Free Belarus Caucus on current migrant crisis

Thousands of migrants, mostly from the Middle East, remain in limbo in Belarus. The European Union and U.S. accuse Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko of luring migrants to his country as a passageway to seek asylum in the EU and creating…

President Lukashenko tells BBC “his guys” may be helping migrants breach Polish border - BBC News

President Lukashenko tells BBC “his guys” may be helping migrants breach Polish border – BBC News

The President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, has said that he will not stop the flow of thousands of migrants through his country as they try to enter the European Union.   In an exclusive interview with the BBC, President Lukashenko…

Migrant crisis: one family’s desperate efforts to reach the EU from eastern Europe - BBC News

Migrant crisis: one family’s desperate efforts to reach the EU from eastern Europe – BBC News

Across Eastern Europe, from Belarus to the Balkans, people fleeing conflict and poverty are trying to reach the European Union. One popular route into the EU is through Bosnia and Herzegovina, into Croatia. According to the United Nations, since 2018…

President Biden hosting leaders of Canada and Mexico at the White House

President Biden hosting leaders of Canada and Mexico at the White House

President Biden is meeting with Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and Mexican President Andrés Manuel López Obrador in person for the first time at the White House today. CBS News correspondent Enrique Acevedo joins CBSN’s Tanya Rivero to discuss what…

Water canon and tear gas used on migrants at Belarus-Poland border - BBC News

Water canon and tear gas used on migrants at Belarus-Poland border – BBC News

There have been clashes between police and migrants on the border between Belarus and Poland, with Polish security forces using water canon and tear gas to drive the migrants back. Poland has accused Belarus of trying to force migrants across…