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    More On: kamala harris Mayorkas slams VP Harris border criticism as ‘unfair’ Shocking images show 33 migrants crammed into U-Haul amid 100-degree heat Harris hosts dinner for female senators, but border talk missing from the menu CNN rips VP Harris’ ‘cringeworthy’ response to border visit questions Dozens of House Republicans are demanding President Biden remove Vice President Harris from...
    Border Patrol agents in multiple southern border sectors arrested several previously deported sex offenders after they illegally crossed the border from Mexico into the United States. Yuma Sector Border Patrol agents detected a group of three migrants on Tuesday evening after they illegally crossed the border from Mexico into Arizona, according to information provided by Border Patrol officials in Arizona....
    Immigrants from Muslim backgrounds have been far more affected by deadly cases of the Wuhan coronavirus than French natives, according to France’s National Institute for Demographic Studies. While exact numbers on deaths by ethnicity and religion are not available in France as the law forbids the collection of such data, the National Institute for Demographic Studies (INED), along with the National Institute of...
    The UK’s Border Force has reportedly been employing covert tactics, including turning off tracking and radio systems while picking up migrants in the English Channel after a report claimed they were entering into French waters to ferry migrants to British shores. Border Force cutters such as the Seeker allegedly have been turning off their Automatic Identification System (AIS) radar system used...
    More than 30 migrants bound for the United States were injured after the bus they were traveling on flipped on a rainy highway in the northern Mexican state of Tamaulipas. On Thursday, the driver was reportedly on his cellphone and speeding before losing control with 56 passengers, including minors, on board. It crashed into a guard rail on the right...
    Two dead migrants were discovered in less than 24 hours in a New Mexico town that sits on the United States-Mexico border. The body of a 35-year-old woman from Mexico was discovered by U.S. Border Patrol agents at the base of Mount Cristo Rey overnight Thursday, Sunland Park Police Department Chief Javier Guerra told KVIA.  Guerra also said a second...
    A vessel operated by the NGO Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF/Doctors Without Borders) with 410 migrants on board arrived at an Italian port Thursday afternoon after over 1,200 migrants arrived in a single day last weekend at Lampedusa. The MSF ship Geo Barents had picked up 410 migrants from seven boats off the coast of Libya. After being rejected to dock in Malta earlier...
    EDINBURG, Texas – McAllen Border Patrol Station agents arrested a MS-13 gang member and a migrant previously convicted of re-entering the United States illegally. On June 16, a group of 53 migrants mainly composed of families entered the country illegally near Hidalgo. During processing, MCS agents discovered a Salvadoran national traveling among the group of migrants who was a MS-13 gang...
    More than 200 migrants were found dead in suspected attempts to enter the U.S. illegally, a Customs and Border Protection spokesperson told the Daily Caller News Foundation. “People who made the decision to make the dangerous journey into this territory have died of dehydration, starvation, and heat stroke despite CBP’s best efforts to locate them,” the spokesperson said. ...
    Border Patrol agents are coming across a number of U-Haul trucks and other large vehicles packed with migrants in sweltering heat and deadly conditions as they continue to tackle a spike in migrants trying to enter the U.S. illegally. Agents in Texas this week busted a human smuggling operation with 33 illegal immigrants packed inside a 100-degree U-Haul truck with...
    Van Horn, Texas, Border Patrol authorities last week discovered nearly three dozen migrants crammed inside a U-Haul truck amid a sweltering heat wave that has roiled much of the western United States. On June 10, Big Bend Sector law enforcement recovered a total of 33 people, of whom 12 were transported to local hospitals in a possible human smuggling...
    The bodies of two migrants, one of which was found near a school, were recovered by authorities within a remote town in New Mexico in the space of 24 hours. In the overnight hours of Wednesday, the corpse of a 35-year-old Mexican woman was found at the base of Mount Cristo Rey in Sunland Park, according to KVIA, which...
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Fourteen migrants who made it to shore in Pompano Beach on Thursday morning have been detained by the US Border Patrol. Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies said they responded to the area along Southeast 28th Avenue and Atlantic Boulevard at about 8:45 a.m. regarding a boat carrying migrants ashore. READ MORE: 14-Year-Old Florida Girl Involved In Shootout...
    In the first five months of 2021, the Greek government claims it has removed nearly twice as many migrants then have arrived illegally in the country. The conservative Greek government continues to reduce the number of migrants living on the Aegean islands, with the number being reduced by 71 per cent compared to last year, while arrivals have also declined...
    President Joe Biden’s government is responding to its migration crisis by letting more into the country and by extracting additional migrants from Central America, according to a White House statement. “This administration is working to establish lawful pathways for individuals to migrate or seek protection,” said the June 15 statement, titled, “Action the Biden-Harris Administration Has Taken to Address the...
    The bodies of two dead migrants were discovered within a 24-hour period in New Mexico near the southern border, authorities said Thursday.  Border Patrol agents found the body of a 35-year-old Mexican woman in the western foothills of Mount Cristo Rey in Sunland Park, N.M., late Wednesday, according to the Border Report. A cause of death has not been determined. ...
    On Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland vacated two Trump era asylum decisions which restricted the consideration of gang and domestic violence as acceptable arguments for entry. Under current immigration law, migrants who face persecution because of race, religion, nationality, membership in a particular social group, or political opinion are eligible for asylum. The issues addressed by Garland involve how...
    More On: immigration Wuhan lab was batty and other commentary Human smuggler busted with 12 immigrants after police chase Biden’s illegal-immigration welcome mat caused disaster at the border VP Harris has another tense exchange as border visit pressure mounts The Biden administration this week changed immigration policies to allow children from Central American countries to fly to the US...
    Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents rescued 17 migrants after they were abandoned by human smugglers on ranches in Texas. The rescues took place in four separate incidents in two South Texas counties. Falfurrias Station agents received a 911 call on the afternoon of June 15 from a Salvadoran national who said his brush guide abandoned him. The migrant...
    EDINBURG, Texas  (CBSDFW.COM) – Rio Grande Valley Sector Border Patrol agents rescued 17 migrants in a span of three days abandoned by smugglers. On June 13, Kenedy County Sheriff’s Office contacted the Kingsville Border Patrol Station regarding two people who called 911 for help. Unable to triangulate his call, agents established communication with the Ecuadorian national via WhatsApp. Agents were able...
    More On: migrants Trump, Texas gov to visit US-Mexico border CNN rips VP Harris’ ‘cringeworthy’ response to border visit questions Biden’s illegal-immigration welcome mat caused disaster at the border VP Harris has another tense exchange as border visit pressure mounts Shocking images show the moment border patrol agents thwarted a human smuggling operation in Texas, where they found 33...
    Pope Francis is championing the right of all workers to unionize, as economic activity is poised to increase when the pandemic threat eases. The pontiff stressed the needs of the most vulnerable workers, including migrants, in a video message Thursday to participants at a conference organized by the International Labor Organization, a United Nations agency based in Geneva. Francis said...
    MIAMI (CBSMiami) – Eleven migrants who made it to shore in Pompano Beach on Thursday morning have been detained by the US Border Patrol. Broward Sheriff’s Office deputies said they responded to the area along Southeast 28th Avenue and Atlantic Boulevard at about 8:45 a.m. regarding a boat carrying migrants ashore. READ MORE: Have You Seen Him? South Miami...
    GOP legislators are grilling Alejandro Mayorkas, the nation’s homeland security chief, at the House committee on homeland security, while Democrats try to shift the focus away from the flood of wage-cutting labor into American’ jobs. The questioning is part of the regular budget process. Mayorkas is Biden’s border chief and heads the Department of Homeland Security. Watch here: In...
    SHOCKING pictures show the moment US Border Patrol agents in Texas found 33 migrants crammed into a U-Haul truck in 100F heat last week. At least a dozen people were hospitalized with heat-related illnesses as agents revealed the group was "close to perishing due to excessive heat and lack of fresh air." 7At least 12 people were hospitalized...
    President Joe Biden is allowing Central American economic migrants with pending asylum claims — not just approved claims — to have the Department of State fly their families on the American taxpayer dime to live with them in the U.S. On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Times revealed: The Biden administration on Tuesday announced the major expansion of a program that would allow...
    President Joe Biden’s radical appointee to the Justice Department’s civil rights division is smashing another legal hole in the nation’s immigration law with a June 16 decision offering citizenship to migrants who claim they are fleeing spousal abuse or local crime. The decision was announced by the radical chief of the civil regulation division, Vanita Gupta, and it revives discarded...
    Over 5,000 illegal boat migrants have been recorded landing on British sands since January, more than doubling the total at this time during last year’s record wave of illegal migration. With the arrival of 110 boat migrants on Monday — ferried to shore per usual by Britain’s Border Force — the total number of aliens crossing the English Channel from...
    VAN HORN, Texas -- Another human smuggling operation was thwarted last week outside a west Texas fast food restaurant after 33 migrants were discovered locked inside a sweltering moving truck.U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents found the group packed inside a U-Haul after they received a tip, according to KVIA-TV.Members of the group were suffering from heat-related illness and at...
    KTVT via CNN VAN HORN, Texas — Big Bend Sector Border Patrol agents saved 33 undocumented migrants who were locked inside a U-Haul box-truck in near 100 degree temperatures. Twelve of them were transported with heat related illnesses to regional hospitals. “Had our heroic agents not been able to free these trapped undocumented migrants, we could have seen 33 miserable...
    Two U.S. soldiers, one from Fort Hood and another from the Pennsylvania National Guard, have been charged with smuggling people across the Mexican border. Fort Hood soldier Ralph Gregory Saint-Joie, 18, and guardsman Emmanuel Oppongagyare, 20, made their first appearance in court on Tuesday where they were held in custody under $75,000 bonds pending a detention hearing scheduled for next...
    Democrat Texas Rep. Henry Cuellar wrote Vice President Kamala Harris on Tuesday, inviting her to visit the U.S. Southern Border.  In his letter, according to The Washington Post, Cuellar addressed what he referred to as an “immigration crisis.”  “Texas’ 28th Congressional District contains 300 miles of our international border with Mexico. Leaders of our local border communities, including our mayors,...
    Two U.S. soldiers stationed in Texas have been charged with smuggling two men from Mexico into Texas. The Associated Press reports that Ralph Gregory Saint-Joie, 18, and Emmanuel Oppongagyare, 20, appeared in court on Tuesday. Both are being held in custody under $75,000 bonds. Citing court records, the AP reports that Oppongagyare, a Pennsylvania National Guardsman, drove a vehicle in which Saint-Joie was a passenger that...
    A Pennsylvania National Guardsman stationed in Texas has been charged with smuggling two migrants into Texas from Mexico, according to the US Department of Justice. Emmanuel Oppongagyare, 20 of Pennsylvania, along with Ralph Gregory Saint-Joie, 18 of Texas, appeared before a federal magistrate in Laredo, Texas on Tuesday, according to the US DOJ. Both men were in unifom when Oppongagyare...
    VAN HORN, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Big Bend Sector Border Patrol agents saved 33 undocumented migrants who were locked inside a U-Haul box-truck in near 100 degree temperatures. Twelve of them were transported with heat related illnesses to regional hospitals. READ MORE: 16-Year-Old Shot, Killed While Walking With His Brother In White Settlement “Had our heroic agents not been able to free...
    Former President Barack Obama’s unilateral award of work permits to roughly 800,000 illegal migrants during the Great Recession has been an “overwhelming success,” according to President Joe Biden’s border chief, Alejandro Mayorkas. “This extraordinarily successful policy has transformed the lives of hundreds of thousands of young ‘Dreamers’ by making them eligible for work authorization and providing a measure of protection from deportation,” said...
    Two U.S. soldiers face human smuggling charges for allegedly trying to transport a pair of migrants through an immigration checkpoint. The soldiers were in uniform at the time of the alleged attempt. According to information released by the U.S. Attorney’s Office, 20-year-old Emmanuel Oppongagyare and 18-year-old Ralph Gregory Saint-Joie tried to drive two illegal immigrants from Mexico through a U.S....
    The United Nations is urging reforms that make it easier for migrants to send money back to their home countries, as it observes its annual International Day of Family Remittances.   “Migrants have shown their continued commitment to their families and communities during the pandemic with more remittances transfers made digitally than ever before,” Gilbert Houngbo, president of the U.N.’s...
    LAREDO, Texas (AP) — A Fort Hood soldier and a Pennsylvania National Guardsman stationed at the Central Texas installation have been charged with smuggling two men into Texas from Mexico. Court records show Fort Hood soldier Ralph Gregory Saint-Joie, 18, and guardsman Emmanuel Oppongagyare, 20, made initial appearances before a federal magistrate Tuesday in Laredo. Both were held in custody...
    LAREDO, Texas (CBSDFW.COM/AP) – A Fort Hood soldier and a Pennsylvania National Guardsman stationed at the Central Texas installation have been charged with smuggling two men into Texas from Mexico. Court records show Fort Hood soldier Ralph Gregory Saint-Joie, 18, and guardsman Emmanuel Oppongagyare, 20, made initial appearances before a federal magistrate Tuesday in Laredo. Both were held in custody...
    President Joe Biden has only set a “pause” on the construction of the border wall funded by Congress in 2020, so he is not really violating budget laws, according to the Government Accountability Office (GAO). The GAO’s claim “makes clear that there are two sets of rules when it comes to executing funds appropriated by Congress: one for Democrat administrations...
    A large human smuggling stash house harboring 108 migrants in southeast Texas was uncovered by U.S. Border Patrol agents Monday afternoon.  The migrants were found crammed inside what appeared to be an old car garage, enduring extreme heat and harsh living conditions.  Border Patrol officials told Fox News that smugglers keep migrants in stash houses located near the southern border before dispersing them...
    The Biden administration on Tuesday announced it is significantly expanding eligibility for a program that brings Central American minors to the U.S. if they have parents or legal guardians here already – part of the effort by the administration to tackle the migrant surge at the southern border. "Proud to work with [Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas] on our responsible,...
    Texas Governor Greg Abbott revealed plans Tuesday to crowd-fund construction for border barriers. The Republican governor also said more plans regarding his border security initiative will be announced later in the week. “When I do make the announcement later on this week, I will also be providing a link that you can click on and go to for everybody in...
    Border Patrol agents at opposite ends of the country rescued at least 24 migrants who became injured or distressed after illegally crossing from Mexico. Some sustained injuries while others fell prey to the increasing summer heat along the U.S.-Mexico Border. El Centro Sector agents rescued nine migrants in three separate incidents over the weekend. Those rescued included four tender-age children....
    As with most metrics used to measure activity during the ongoing migration crisis, Border Patrol is experiencing a surge in rail car smuggling. In Uvalde, Texas, arrests of migrants on trains are surging at unprecedented levels. On some days, more migrants are apprehended on a single train than were seen in entire months in previous years. Over one recent weekend,...
    America’s illegal immigration pipeline from Africa and the Middle East flows through one of the world’s most dangerous jungles where people are lucky to make it out alive. The trek through the Darien Gap, which straddles Colombia and Panama, is 50 miles of poisonous snakes, scorpions, flooding, disease, and worst of all — a cadre of armed guerillas. Since...
    On Saturday, a Greek court sentenced four Afghan asylum seekers to ten years in prison for their role in burning down Europe’s largest migrant camp on the island of Lesbos that left at least 13,000 homeless. The men had been charged with risking human life and arson related to the massive fire set in September 2020. The process through Greece’s judicial...
    On Monday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Rep. Darrell Issa (R-CA) stated that if Vice President Kamala Harris visited the border, she’d see that people from outside Central America are crossing the border and the flow of migration is not limited to people from the Northern Triangle. Issa said, “It’s sort of amazing to me that she’s...