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USBorder Patrol arrests 330 in New Mexico, many of them unaccompanied minors

13:15  12 february  2019
13:15  12 february  2019 Source:   foxnews.com

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The Border Patrol 's El Paso sector announced Monday that its agents had taken 330 migrants into custody, hours before President Trump was to visit The migrants were arrested shortly after midnight at the Antelope Wells entry point in southern New Mexico , which is part of the Border Patrol 's El

many of them unaccompanied minors The 330 migrants apprehended at Antelope Wells, N . M . (US The migrants were arrested shortly after midnight at the Antelope Wells entry point in southern New The Border Patrol in El Paso has repeatedly highlighted the issue of migrants surrendering to

Border Patrol arrests 330 in New Mexico, many of them unaccompanied minors© Reuters A U.S. border patrol truck drives along thew border fence between Mexico and Sunland Park, New Mexico, U.S. June 18, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake The Border Patrol's El Paso sector announced Monday that its agents had taken 330 migrants into custody, hours before President Trump was to visit the sector to make his latest pitch for a wall along the U.S.-Mexico border.

The migrants were arrested shortly after midnight at the Antelope Wells entry point in southern New Mexico, which is part of the Border Patrol's El Paso sector. U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said in a statement that the group was composed primarily of "Central American families and unaccompanied juveniles" and was the 28th group of 100 or more migrants to be apprehended in the El Paso sector since the beginning of October.

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An unaccompanied minor with Russian nationality will need to have his/her own passport, a visa (when the destination requires one), and a notarized statement in Russian from both parents confirming that they Unaccompanied Minors Apprehended by US Border Patrol on the Mexican Border .

U.S. Border Patrol Southwest Border Apprehensions FY 2019. USBP. Demographic. In January, 47,893 people were apprehended between ports of entry on the Southwest Border , compared with 50,749 in the month of December and 51,857 in November.

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The Border Patrol in El Paso has repeatedly highlighted the issue of migrants surrendering to authorities by the hundreds in southern New Mexico since two children died in U.S. custody late last year, calling it an "ongoing situation" and blaming "unscrupulous smugglers."

"Criminal organizations continue to exploit innocent human lives in order to enhance their illicit activities without due regard to the risks of human life," CBP said in a statement. "In most cases these smugglers never cross the border themselves in order to avoid apprehension."

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In 2014, Mexico launched the Southern Border Plan after the then president, Barack Obama, declared the surge in unaccompanied minors seeking Tens of millions of dollars in US aid supported the deployment of new technologies and thousands of Mexican troops to patrol alongside immigration

Facts and statistics about migrant minors , unaccompanied migrants, immigration, migrants Many Republicans say President Barack Obama has not done enough to stop illegal immigration and is In addition, many gangs that operated out of Mexico have moved to Central America when they were

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Trump's visit to El Paso has become a point of contention among locals since he referenced the border city in last week's State of the Union address. The president insisted that the completion of border fencing had led to a drop in El Paso's crime rate, a claim that has been challenged by local officials.

Former Rep. Beto O'Rourke, a potential Democratic presidential contender in 2020, will be among those taking part in a march through El Paso to protest the planned wall that will take place simultaneously with Trump's rally.

Fox News' Ray Bogan, Maggie Kerkman and The Associated Press contributed to this report.

2 dead, 6 injured in separate crashes fleeing Border Patrol agents.
Two men were killed and a woman was critically injured Tuesday evening when their vehicle crashed into a semi truck and careened down an embankment while fleeing from a Border Patrol agent in San Diego, authorities said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); The crash happened just before 6:20 p.m. near Otay Mesa Road and Sanyo Avenue, according to the California Highway Patrol. It was the second crash Tuesday evening involving Border Patrol agents chasing vehicles.

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