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A construction crew (R) works on the US side of the US-Mexico border fence as seen from Tijuana, in Baja California state, Mexico, on April 24, 2019.

Mexican protesters hold ‘stay at home’ signs on the border with the US over fear of the coronavirus outbreak

"This is for your health. This is for your family. Or what do you want to happen?" Jose Luis Hernandez told the Arizona Republic.
Detainees sit on their bunks in a housing unit during a media tour at Northwest ICE Processing Center, one of 31 dedicated ICE facilities that house immigration detainees, in Tacoma, Washington, U.S. December 16, 2019.

Chaos reigns at ICE detention centers amid fear that coronavirus is ‘spreading like wildfire’

With the coronavirus infection rate exploding across the country, immigration advocates worry that ICE won't be able to contain the crisis as it spreads into detention facilities.
Peace Arch Historical State Park at the US and Canada border is pictured while non-essential travel is temporarily restricted as efforts continue to help slow the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Blaine, Washington, U.S. March 23, 2020.

Justin Trudeau says the Trump administration wants to station troops near the Canadian border to prevent illegal crossings

The US-Canada border is the largest undefended border in the world. The Canadian prime minister said his government had resisted the idea.
A 19-year-old from Texas hid 81 pounds of meth in his mustang and was arrested trying to smuggle the drugs across the border.

A Texas teen was arrested allegedly trying to cross the US-Mexico border with $1.6 million of meth stashed in his Mustang

The 19-year-old from San Juan, Texas, was trying to smuggle the drug across the border after a weekend in Nuevo Leon, Mexico, CBP officers said.

Border agents are being deployed to ‘sanctuary cities’ as the Trump administration escalates it’s immigration policies

One hundred border patrol agents, including some from an elite tactical team are being sent to 10 sanctuary cities to help local immigration officer.
Medical workers are on strike, demanding that Hong Kong fully close its border with China to reduce the spread of the coronavirus.

The first coronavirus death in Hong Kong prompts health workers to strike and demand that its border with mainland China be fully closed

The man who died also infected his 72-year-old mother, marking Hong Kong's first human-to-human transmission of the illness.
A Chinese tourist wearing s mask at the Vladivostok International Airport in Vladivostok, Primorye Territory.

Russia is closing its 2,600-mile border with China amid fears about the Wuhan coronavirus outbreak

Russian officials announced Thursday that 16 of 25 crossing points along the 2,600-mile Russia-China border will close by midnight on Friday.
Screenshot from a video posted to Twitter shows people easily sliding down the US-Mexico border fence like a fireman's pole.

A viral video shows people climbing over the US-Mexico border fence with a ladder and sliding down the other side

Trump in September said that climbing this new portion of the border wall is "virtually impossible," but recent videos have questioned that assertion.
U.S. President Trump departs for travel to Florida from the White House in Washington

Trump’s suggestion that troops at the border shoot migrants in the legs is illegal and ‘bats–t crazy’

An expert on the use of force said that President Trump's suggestion to shoot migrants in the legs is unconstitutional and "crazy."
Mayor Pete Buttigieg at Pete Buttigieg the Democratic Debates in Miami, June 27, 2019

Mayor Pete Buttigieg said Republicans ‘have lost all claim to use religious language ever again’ because of Trump’s immigration poli...

"We should call out hypocrisy when we see it," Buttigieg said as he slammed the GOP for the Trump administration's immigration policies.