Mexican Newspaper: Authorities Getting Tougher on Migrants as Tariffs Loom

Breitbart | 6/6/2019 | Staff
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Negotiations between Mexico and the United States continue over President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs if the Mexican government does not help stem the flow of migrants and drugs coming across the U.S. border, but authorities in that country are already starting to step up their security operations.

The Mexico Daily News reported on Wednesday that new checkpoints on Mexico’s southern border have been set up and security officials have raided hotels and guesthouses in Tapachula and Chiapas near the Guatemalan border.


The newspaper reported:

The federal government has tightened security at Mexico’s southern border after pressure from United States President Donald Trump to do more to stop migration flows into the U.S., but authorities failed to stop a new migrant caravan entering the country on Wednesday.

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As many as 1,000 Central Americans crossed the Rodolfo Robles international bridge between Tecún Umán, Guatemala, and Ciudad Hidalgo, Chiapas, this morning, overwhelming immigration agents.

Other migrants who had already crossed the Suchiate River on rafts...
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