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  • Border patrol finds four bodies near US-Mexico border in Texas

    Bodies of a woman in her early 20s, a toddler and two infants were found and are believed to have been dead for days US border patrol agents in South Texas have discovered the bodies of four people, including three children, near the Mexican border, authorities said Monday. Hidalgo county sheriff’s Sgt Frank Medrano told the Associated Press that the bodies of a woman in her early 20s, a toddler and two infants were found Sunday in or near Anzalduas Park, which borders the river in the city of...

    the Guardian
  • US citizen killed by Border Patrol after rushing across border from Mexico, shooting at agents

    A U.S. citizen has been killed by Border Patrol agents after he tried to force his truck through a border checkpoint and reportedly opened fire at agents.What happened?The unidentified suspect was a 23-year-old white male who attempted to cross the U.S. border from Tijuana, Mexico, into San Diego near the San Ysidro Port of Entry around 7:30 p.m. Monday. Border Patrol attempted to stop him at a secondary vehicle inspection site but he refused to comply. According to a news release from the San...

  • Trump compares post-Brexit Irish border to US-Mexico border wall during meeting with Varadkar

    ‘The thing we want to avoid, of course, is a border wall,’ taoiseach tells US president

    The Independent
  • Migrant Deaths Surge at US-Mexico Border

    Heat, river claiming lives as crisis worsens
  • Mexico will not detain migrants at US border: president

    Mexico's president vowed Tuesday to investigate the controversial detention of migrants trying to cross the US border, saying the 15,000 troops he has deployed there have no such orders. President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador, a leftist who took office in December vowing to protect migrants'

  • Soldiers rescue woman and child on US-Mexico border

    Two US soldiers tasked with helping safeguard the US-Mexico border rescued a woman and a her child Thursday, saving the migrant family from drowning as they attempted to cross into the country, the US military said Tuesday.

  • Mexico will not detain migrants at US border: president

    Mexico’s president said Tuesday the 15,000 troops his government has deployed to the US border do not have orders to stop migrants from crossing, and vowed to investigate a controversial detention last week. “No such order has been issued, and we are going to review that case, so that it doesn’t happen again, because that’s [