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Italy could deny foreign ships access to its ports to prevent migrants reaching the country. Italy’s ambassador to the E.U. was reported to have formally raised the matter in Brussels.

The Trump administration has set new rules for visa applicants from six mainly Muslim countries. The new criteria, which also apply to refugees, require a “close” family or business tie to the U.S.

A new music video from acclaimed musical director Lin-Manuel Miranda makes the case for immigrants and refugees. The “Hamilton” creator has released the new song inspired by a line in his hit musical.

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