Human Rights First Tracker of Attacks Against Migrants Under Asylum Ban in 2023

Authors: Linda Urueña Mariño and Christina Asencio.

Human Rights First’s newest database tracks the instances of reported attacks against asylum seekers and migrants stranded in Mexico due to the Biden Administration’s “Asylum Ban.” Data collection began in mid-May 2023 when the ban was enacted. Updated November 29, 2023.

Impact Study


  • Christina Asencio

Published on November 28, 2023


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