Thursday, August 9, 2018

Immigration Arrests Drop at Mexican Border for Second Straight Month

Via the New York Times:

American immigration officials arrested 2,885 fewer people at the Southwest border last month than in June, the second month in a row that the number of migrants trying to enter the United States has dropped.

Data released on Wednesday by the Department of Homeland Security show that authorities apprehended 39,953 people at the American border with Mexico in July. The number of arrests in June totaled 42,838.

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