The most likely scenario is that U.S. officials would stay adamant on imposing tariffs to force Mexico into signing the safe third party treaty. If that happens, Mexico will have to opt for a ‘regional strategy’ where they need to convince countries such as Panama, Brazil, Guatemala, Honduras and a few other Latin American nations to follow similar agreements – all these countries will have to accept refugees who enter their borders first.

Recently the American border detention facilities are hogging a lot of limelight due to unsanitary conditions and overcrowding. It’s important to note that the Canada Border Services Agency has the liberty to detain permanent residents and foreign nationals under certain conditions like posing security risks or inability to attend the […]