Hundreds Of TSA "Security Ops" Deployed To Southern Border For "Immediate Need"

The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is planning to send hundreds of.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 15th, 2019

Mexico Beefs Up Its Southern Border to Face Raft of Migrants

Mexico deployed hundreds of police officers, helicopters and boats along its porous southern border with Guatemala on Monday in a bid to halt the entry of about 1,500 mostly Honduran migrants, as the U.S. moved to beef up its own southern border......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 30th, 2018

In One Chart: The skyrocketing cost of securing the southern border, in one chart

In 1990, the Border Patrol budget came in at $263 million. Three decades later, and that figure, with immigration a hot-button topic ahead of the 2020 election, has surged to $4.7 billion, according to the Department of Homeland Security......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 17th, 2019

Border Patrol Holding Contest For Robotic Tech Used In Underground Smuggling Tunnels

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has put out the call for companies to provide robotic surveillance and technology that can map out underground tunnels and report on structures, contents, threats and obstacles along the southern bo.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 21st, 2019

Mexico wants U.S. to reroute funds to tackle migrant surge: sources

Mexico will propose the United States redirect security funding under the so-called "Merida Initiative" to boosting development of the Mexican southern border in talks aimed at resolving a dispute over migration, officials said on Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJun 5th, 2019

Congress joins debate over sending TSA employees to border

Lawmakers are clashing over the Trump administration's move to send hundreds of Transportation Security Administration employees to the U.S.-Mexico border......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 21st, 2019

Trump To Dump Thousands Of Migrants In Broward, Palm Beach Counties

The Trump administration is about to release hundreds of migrants caught along the southern border into Florida's Broward and Palm Beach counties, according to local officials.  According to Broward M.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeMay 17th, 2019

Some TSA employees are being sent to the US-Mexico border

The Trump administration is starting to send hundreds of Transportation Security Administration employees to the U.S.-Mexico border to help handle the flow of migrants......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsMay 15th, 2019

DHS Releases 7,000 Border Crossers Into US Cities Over Five Day Period

Swamped and overloaded with a massive influx of people at the southern border, the US Department of Homeland Security has released approximately 7,000 migrants into the interior of the United States over a five-day period ending o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 25th, 2019

Shoveling manure and fixing flat tires: Soldiers at the border are doing grunt work to keep them out of trouble

Reuters Photographer / Reuters National Guard troops have been deployed to the US's southern .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 22nd, 2018

Pence"s Visit to Latin America Won"t Include Talks on Migrant Crisis

Vice President Pence left for a swing through Latin America to discuss trade and security ties and to address the growing number of Venezuelans seeking refuge in Brazil, just as the U.S. faces an escalating immigration crisis at its southern border......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 26th, 2018

Pence to Discuss Immigration With Latin American Leaders

Vice President Mike Pence and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen will attend a meeting Thursday with the presidents of El Salvador and Honduras and the vice president of Guatemala to address the immigration crisis on the U.S. southern border......»»

Category: topSource: wsjJun 26th, 2018

Migrants Stranded at Mexico"s Southern Border Consider Their Options

Hundreds of Honduran migrants stranded at a Guatemalan border crossing with Mexico began to return home, while others sought to cross the muddy river that divides the two countries in a desperate attempt to continue their march north......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 21st, 2018

“Everything is on the table” to Halt the Migrant Invasion

“Everything is on the table” to Halt the Migrant Invasion Friday, the Pentagon approved a request for additional troops at the southern border Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said Thursday evening that the migrant carava.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsOct 26th, 2018

Tempted By Whataburger, Troops Deployed To Southern Border Scrape By On MREs, No Electricity

A new report by the New York Times suggests that the 5,600 US troops "rushed to the brown, dry scrub along the .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 12th, 2018

Weakened Invading Migrant Groups Arrive at US Southern Border

Weakened Invading Migrant Groups Arrive at US Southern Border Invading migrants from Central Americans have reached the US southern border, catching rides on buses and trucks for hundreds of miles in th.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsNov 14th, 2018

U.S. Customs’ plan for migrant caravan could impact San Antonio tourism

More than 570 border patrol officers will be deployed from Texas to Southern California to deal with the migrant caravans......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 15th, 2018

Troops Deployed To Southwest Border Begin Withdrawal As Migrant Caravan Arrives

Some of the 5,800 US troops deployed to the southern US border right before the midterm election may be withdrawn as early as this week, however Trump administration officials conc.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 20th, 2018

Tight security all but locks down US-Mexico border as migrants, Thanksgiving travelers stuck in line

REUTERS/Hannah McKay Hundreds of Central American migrants in Mexico massed on Thursday around a tense U.S. border crossing, where security measures held up long lines of Mexican.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 23rd, 2018

San Ysidro Port Locked Down As Hundreds Of Migrants Rush US Border; Tear Gas Deployed

Officials closed the largest land crossing in North America on Sunday at San Ysidro as hundreds of migrants rushed the US border in an attempt to cross into the United States.  Migrants livi.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeNov 25th, 2018

Republicans Border Security, Not Government Shutdown

Republicans Border Security, Not Government Shutdown Republicans do not  want a government shutdown, rather to be sure the southern border is secure, and bi-partisan support is needed, especially with the threats being p.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsDec 3rd, 2018