Mexican official says there's an election link to caravan

Mexican official says there's an election link to caravan

Just one week ago, in an interview with Fox News, Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen downplayed the possibility of the USA military opening fire on the migrants, saying, "We do not have any intention right now to shoot at people..." They also stopped some overloaded pickup trucks carrying migrants and forced them to get off.

Trump said atop the ad, "It is outrageous what the Democrats are doing to our Country".

Yesterday, Mr Trump also doubled down on his proposal to remove a right for the children of illegal migrants born on American soil to get USA citizenship, saying it was "very unfair to our citizens". The citizenship proposal would inevitably spark a long-shot legal battle over whether the president can alter the long-accepted understanding that the 14th Amendment grants citizenship to any child born on US soil, regardless of his parents' immigration status. "We're not going to allow people to enter our country who do not have the well-being of our country in mind". But critics have piled on, and said Trump does not have the legal authority to order the military to enforce domestic laws. He also has said he plans an executive order to unilaterally end the constitutionally protected right of citizenship for children born to non-U.S. citizens.

"Democrats' position is so radical and so irresponsible", says Krikorian, "that people will recoil from it if it is presented to them in a clear-cut way".

According to an internal investigation, Trump called the head of the National Park Service on his first full day in office to complain about images of the inauguration.

The planning documents for the Operation Faithful Patriot reportedly caution the soldiers against some "200 unregulated armed militia members" who might incite violence at the border and may even attempt to steal their equipment.

The caravan is "like an invasion", Trump said Thursday, claiming that numerous members are men "we don't want in our country".

Trump told reporters at the White House on Wednesday that "we'll go up to anywhere between 10 and 15,000 military personnel on top of Border Patrol, Ice and everybody else at the border".

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Pentagon Says Border Troops Will Increase
The US military is prohibited from carrying out civilian law enforcement on US soil unless specifically authorized by Congress. And despite the heightened rhetoric, the number of immigrants apprehended at the border is dramatically lower than past years.

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They will have a limited guest list of 200 people with only their close friends and family in attendance. Chopra recently told ET that her wedding day style will be "comfortable and cute".

For the first week of the caravan, Mexican federal police sometimes enforced obscure safety rules, forcing migrants off paid mini-buses, citing insurance regulations.

It has been a tumultuous journey so far for the leading caravan, which is now estimated to contain around 4,000 people - down from a peak of more than 7,000.

President Donald Trump is expected to announce plans to deny asylum to migrants who try to enter the U.S. illegally between ports of entry as part of his latest election season response to two caravans of migrants heading toward the U.S. -Mexico border.

However, besides blocking any illegal entries from Mexico, the protectors of the United States frontier are being warned by the Pentagon to anticipate other challenges to their deployment, the Military Times has learned.

'No, not fear-mongering at all. Immigration is a very, very big and very unsafe, a really risky topic.

"Nobody's coming in", he also told reporters.

The Trump Administration's tough stance hasn't stopped people from attempting to come to the USA, though.

Another caravan of up to 2,000 people is on its way from Tapachula to Huixtla in Mexico's Chiapas state, which borders Guatemala.

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