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Posted by: Barry Kolar on Nov 9, 2018

The Trump administration introduced new measures Thursday to deny asylum to migrants who enter the country illegally, invoking national security powers to curb long-standing humanitarian protections for foreigners arriving on American soil, the Washington Post reports. The measures have already drawn a legal challenge from the American Civil Liberties Union, which argues in a lawsuit filed Friday that the policy violates federal immigration law.