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Trump bashes El Salvador, demands Mexico help more with removing MS-13 gang members from the US

Trump's tweet comes the day after he said he's considering pulling ICE from California because he claims the state is giving his administration 'no help.'

Trump strikes back at Jay-Z after the rapper criticized his vulgar reference to majority-black countries

President Donald Trump tweeted at Jay-Z on Sunday morning, saying the unemployment rate among black Americans was at a record low.
A deportee charges his cellphone while he talks with relatives at an immigration facility in San Salvador, El Salvador, January 11, 2018.

Trump’s latest immigration crackdown threatens the economy — both in the US and in El Salvador

Trump's plans to strip some 200,000 Salvadorans in the US of temporary protected status is likely to be a blow to the economies in El Salvador and the US.
President Donald Trump

Trump’s ‘shithole’ comments throw a wrench into already volatile government shutdown battle

President Donald Trump's "shithole" remark may cause trouble in upcoming negotiations to avert a government shutdown.

Botswana asks US for official answer: Are we a ‘shithole’ country?

Botswana strongly rebuked President Donald Trump's reported comments about Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations being "shithole countries."
President Donald Trump listens to his Secretary of Homeland Security nominee Kirstjen Nielsen.

The Trump administration has ended protections for immigrants from 4 countries — here’s when they will have to leave the US

The Trump administration has recently announced plans to terminate TPS for 4 of those countries. Here's when they are expected to end.

Trump: ‘Why are we having all these people from shithole countries come here?’

President Donald Trump reportedly asked why the US should accept immigrants from "shithole countries," referring to Haiti, El Salvador, and African nations.
President Donald Trump speaks about his proposed effort against the street gang Mara Salvatrucha, or MS-13, to federal, state, and local law-enforcement officials in Brentwood, New York, July 28, 2017.

Trump’s latest move on immigration will likely empower MS-13 — a group he’s vowed to ‘destroy’

Trump's decision to rescind temporary protected status for Salvadorans in the US will leave them vulnerable to a group Trump has blamed for violence in the US.

Trump says he’s going to ‘destroy’ MS-13 — here’s how the gang got its sinister name

"People have speculated that Salvatrucha might be a play on words of Salvadoran and trucha, meaning 'street smart.' Others say it just sounded good."

No, Mexico isn’t more dangerous than Iraq and Syria

Mexico's deadly violence has risen in recent years, but the wave of killing hasn't boosted the country into the ranks of the world's war-torn states.