President Trump threatened Thursday to shut down the southern border claiming that Mexico and Central American countries have failed to halt illegal immigrants from heading to the United States.
“Mexico is doing NOTHING to help stop the flow of illegal immigrants to our Country. They are all talk and no action. Likewise, Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador have taken our money for years, and do Nothing,” the president wrote on Twitter. “The Dems don’t care, such BAD laws. May close the Southern Border!”
Trump’s threat follows Customs and Border Protection commission Kevin McAleenan’s warning that the situation on the border has reached a “breaking point” and that apprehensions are on pace to surpass 100,000 this month.
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