Border Patrol Deploys Riot Response as Hundreds of Migrants Storm Border in Unison
Authorities at the United States’ southern border deployed a riot response late Monday when hundreds of migrants attempted to storm a bridge across from El Paso, Texas, after hearing it was open to them, according to Border Report.
Cartels circulated a rumor that the migrants would be let into the U.S. on Tuesday, the report said.
Some migrants tried to force their way through a locked gate to the United States, according to Border Report.
Authorities deployed tear gas to try to stop them.
“These are all good people,” one migrant said, according to the report. “Workers.”
Se registra intento masivo de migrantes a EU por puente Internacional de Juárez
Video: Francisco Servín | El Heraldo de Juárez pic.twitter.com/BYsTLLokZp
— El Heraldo de Juárez (@heraldodejuarez) August 8, 2023
Hundreds of migrants attempted to storm the Paso Del Norte bridge into El Paso in March over concerns with a legal process to enter the country known as CBP One, a phone application for entry appointments at ports along the southern border, that they complained had glitches.
Border Patrol apprehensions of illegal migrants at the U.S.-Mexico border increased to roughly 130,000 in July, up from roughly 99,000 in June, according to federal data.
All content created by the Daily Caller News Foundation, an independent and nonpartisan newswire service, is available without charge to any legitimate news publisher that can provide a large audience. All republished articles must include our logo, our reporter’s byline and their DCNF affiliation.
For any questions about our guidelines or partnering with us, please contact [email protected].
The post Border Patrol Deploys Riot Response as Hundreds of Migrants Storm Border in Unison appeared first on The Western Journal.
" Conservative News Daily does not always share or support the views and opinions expressed here; they are just those of the writer."