US travel ban

Americans in North Korea have been urged to get out before a travel ban goes into effect on September 1.

Judge expands list of relatives exempted from US travel ban

A federal judge in Hawaii has expanded the list of family relationships needed by people seeking new visas from six mostly Muslim countries to avoid US president Donald Trump's travel ban.

US achieves Trump target of 50,000 refugee cap

The US has reached the Trump administration's limit of 50,000 refugees for this budget year.

Donald Trump's revised travel ban comes into force amid new legal challenges

A watered down version of Donald Trump's travel ban came into effect at 1am.

Trump travel ban partly reinstated by Supreme Court

LATEST: The US Supreme Court has allowed the Trump administration to go forward with a limited version of its ban on travel from six mostly Muslim countries.

Donald Trump urges Supreme Court to reinstate travel ban

The Trump administration has asked the Supreme Court to immediately reinstate its ban on travellers from six mostly Muslim countries and refugees from anywhere in the world, saying the US will be safer if the policy is put in place.

Donald Trump urges court to let travel ban take effect pending appeal

US president Donald Trump's administration is asking a federal appeals court to let his travel ban come into effect while it considers the case.

A second judge has opted to block Donald Trump's revised travel ban

Judges in Hawaii and Maryland have blocked Donald Trump's revised travel ban from taking effect as scheduled, using the US president's own words as evidence that the order discriminates against Muslims.

Another judge blocks Trump's revised travel plan

US President Donald Trump's revised travel ban has suffered another federal court setback after a judge in Maryland rejected a revised measure that bans travel targeting six predominantly Muslim countries.

Martin O’Malley to deliver #NotInMyname petition to Enda Kenny in Washington DC

Enda Kenny is to be presented with a petition criticising his visit with President Donald Trump.

Candlelight vigil for undocumented migrants to be held in Dublin

A candlelight vigil will be held in Dublin later to recognise a situation shared by undocumented migrants living in the US and living here in Ireland.

A judge in Hawaii has put Trump's travel ban on hold, but what does it all mean?

The president’s controversial travel ban has come up against more opposition.

Judge in Hawaii puts Donald Trump's travel ban on hold

A federal judge in Hawaii has put President Donald Trump's revised travel ban on hold.

States challenge Donald Trump's revised travel ban

Several states seeking to block President Donald Trump's revised travel ban moved forward with court action on Monday just days before it is due to come into force.

Judge bars Donald Trump from enforcing travel ban on family

A federal judge has blocked US President Donald Trump's administration from enforcing his new travel ban against a Syrian family looking to escape fighting in their native land by fleeing to Wisconsin.

Hawaii becomes first US state to sue over Donald Trump's revised travel ban

Hawaii has become the first US state to file a lawsuit against President Donald Trump's revised travel ban, saying the order will harm its Muslim population, tourism and foreign students.

Hawaii files amended lawsuit to fight Donald Trump's revised travel ban

Hawaii has filed an amended federal lawsuit challenging US President Donald Trump's revised travel ban.

Donald Trump to sign fresh travel ban; Iraq describes its exclusion as 'positive message'

US president Donald Trump's new travel ban order will temporarily halt entries to the US for people from six Muslim-majority countries who are seeking new visas, sources revealed.

Intelligence report disputes threat posed by travel ban nations

There is insufficient evidence that citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries included in President Donald Trump's travel ban pose a terror threat to the United States, according to analysts at the Homeland Security Department's intelligence arm.

US deportations ’will honour human rights and legal system’

US Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly has pledged that America will not enlist its military to enforce immigration laws and that there will be "no mass deportations".

Amnesty International brands President Donald Trump's travel ban 'hateful'

Amnesty International is warning that powerful countries are back-tracking on human rights.

Enda Kenny to receive airport preclearance review this week

A complete review of US preclearance at Irish airports is due to be presented to the Taoiseach this week.

Somaliland asks to be exempted from US travel ban

Somalia's breakaway northern territory of Somaliland has asked the United States for an exemption to President Donald Trump's executive order on travellers from seven predominantly Muslim nations.

Donald Trump's travel ban: What happens now?

The US president told reporters on Air Force One he’s considering signing a “brand new order”.

Donald Trump's travel ban: What happens now?

US president Donald Trump has promised more legal action after a federal appeals court refused to reinstate his ban on travellers from seven predominantly Muslim nations.

Trump considers travel ban rewrite after stinging court defeat

Donald Trump is considering signing a "brand new order" after his refugee and immigration travel ban was halted in court.

Donald Trump may not appeal the block on his travel ban

It is being reported that US President Donald Trump will not appeal to the Supreme Court to have his controversial travel ban reinstated.

Donald Trump: I've no doubt we will win travel ban legal battle

US President Donald Trump says he has "no doubt" that he will prevail in the federal court case over his travel ban.

Donald Trump calls court decision on travel ban 'disgraceful'

President Donald Trump has hit out at the ruling by the 9th US Circuit Court of Appeals against reinstating his refugee and immigration order, calling it "a disgraceful decision".

Trump travel ban ruling - what's next

A US appeal court has handed a resounding victory to Washington and Minnesota in their challenge to Donald Trump's travel ban.