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Trump tightens asylum rules, will make immigrants pay fees to seek humanitarian refuge

The order bans work visas for anyone crossing the border illegally and comes as the president focuses on illegal immigration ahead of his 2020 reelection campaign.

By Maria Sacchetti, Felicia Sonmez and Nick Miroff, The Washington Post
President Donald Trump delivers remarks on the humanitarian crisis on the Southern border and the shutdown at the White House in Washington, D.C. on January 19, 2019.

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