Donald Trump issues new US travel ban on eight countries including North Korea

Citizens of eight countries, including North Korea and Venezuela, will face new restrictions on entry to the US under a proclamation signed by President Donald Trump that will replace his expiring travel ban.

Americans urged to leave North Korea before travel ban begins

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.