US Mexico border at breaking point amid immigration surge official says US news The Guardian

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He said the immigration system on the southern border was at breaking point and called on Congress to bring solutions. Many were crowded into the cramped and dingy parking area beneath the Paso del Norte bridge in El Paso on Wednesday. Customs and Border Protection is taking more than 60 migrants to the hospital each day McAleenan said. CBP has temporarily closed all highway checkpoints along the 268 mile stretch of border in the El Paso sector to try to contain a surge in illegal entry. According to the commissioner of Customs & Border Protection Americas immigration system is at a breaking point as illegal aliens flood across the border and the government releases them into American cities as catch and release thrives. Jake Lloyd breaks down the crisis in this Infowars special report. It could mean all trade with Mexico Trump said when questioned by reporters in Florida. If Mexico doesnt immediately stop ALL illegal immigration coming into the United States through our Southern Border Trump said in a tweet. This is not the first time the president has used the threat of closing the border for political leverage. President Trump again threatened to close the southern border doing so in a series of tweets on Friday morning

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