Leading Venezuela opposition leader Henrique Capriles announced on Friday that he has been banned from running for office for 15 years, a move sure to ratchet up tensions amid a growing street protest movement.
Over 130 US foreign policy experts denounced President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban, saying it undermines America’s national security and interests as much as the original order barring travelers from some Muslim-majority countries and refugees.
President Donald Trump's revamped travel ban faced its first major legal setback, after a federal judge halted enforcement of the directive that would deny US entry to the wife and child of a Syrian refugee already granted asylum.
A US federal judge in Seattle, Washington, who issued an order to temporarily halt the nationwide implementation of President Donald Trump's original travel ban, has declined to immediately freeze the new executive order.
Several US states said they would move forward with legal challenges to a revised executive order signed by President Donald Trump this week that temporarily bars the admission of refugees and some travelers from a group of Muslim-majority countries.
Several states said on Thursday they would move forward with legal challenges to a revised executive order signed by President Donald Trump this week that temporarily bars the admission of refugees and some travelers from a group of Muslim-majority countries.
Democratic lawmakers swiftly reacted to President Donald Trump's revised travel ban that temporarily halts people from six Muslim-majority countries from entering the US, after his controversial first attempt was blocked in the courts.
Dozens of tech companies and two former US secretaries of state savaged Donald Trump's travel ban in court filings posted Monday, while the president remained defiant in the face of a high-stakes legal battle.
A US appeals court denied a request from the US Department of Justice to immediately restore a immigration order from President Donald Trump barring citizens from seven mainly Muslim countries and temporarily banning refugees.