Since President Trump announced his travel ban, people can't get into the US although they have valid documents. One such person is an Iranian doctoral candidate from Berlin. She could not visit a scientific congress at Stanford due to the ban.
US President Donald Trump's latest version of the contentious travel ban, which targets several majority Muslim countries, is due to take effect this month. Washington State is trying once again to halt it.
Donald Trump's controversial travel ban will be replaced with new rules for nationals from eight countries, including Venezuela and North Korea. Washington said the nations failed to meet demands for information sharing.
Judges have overruled the Trump administration's "artifically narrow" interpretation of who can be blocked from US entry. Their decision weakens restrictions on visitors to the US from five Muslim countries.
After initially being denied visas, six Afghan girls will now be allowed to attend a robotics contest, organizers have said. The team's plight sparked a backlash, eventually leading President Donald Trump to intervene.
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