It’s now permitted for claims related to gang activity. Which of course makes one wonder if Biden will allow asylum for people from New York and Chicago. According to the Washington Times: The Justice Department on Wednesday expanded the types of cases that can qualify for asylum, revoking two Trump-era decisions that had restricted claims based on domestic violence or gang activity in migrants’ home
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The White House Wednesday denied that President Biden indicated he could trust President Putin, whom he had previously referred to as a “killer.” The TV pooler at the event said Biden was very clear: “I asked Biden if they can trust each other, and followed with Mr. President do you trust him. He looked me in the eye and nodded affirmatively.” White House Communications Director
From a TV pool reporter at the event: After 10 minutes of a shoving match between the US and Russian side – with each side trying to negotiate getting inside the spray. Wranglers attempted to get everyone to form lines as everyone tried to shove up to the front. Lots of elbowing, yelling and shoving in both Russian and English by security, press and delegations.
Politics is supposed to stop at the water’s edge. But from this it’s clear that not only did Biden go after his political opponents while in Europe, he planned it ahead of time. Biden has been around for decades. He knows the custom and even complained when he felt Donald Trump violated it.