Various videos shared on social networks captured the moment as a large number of people tried to cross illegally from Mexico to the United States.
About 2,000 people began crossing the Paso del Norte International Bridge, which connects the cities, on Sunday. step (usa) Juarez City (Mexico).
The migrants, mostly from South and Central America, have refused to go through the required formalities at immigration facilities, according to the EFE agency. National Institute of Migration (INM) On the land of Mexico.
intercepted in the US
As seen in the images that began to circulate, national guard (GN) has decided not to oppose it for the sake of the large number of people who have decided to set foot on North American soil.
Dozens of migrants crossed halfway across the bridge at one of the Juarez border crossings to cross to the United States.
Federal officials had to block access to the intersection with a wire fence so migrants could not cross. pic.twitter.com/G1OS6RRF19
— Josué Esquivel (@JosueTelemundo) March 12, 2023
However, despite the wishes of the illegal immigrants, they were intercepted by the US side. armed police. Several people tried to talk to U.S. officials but were unable to get inside.
Some of the migrants have complained that they tried to book an interview with immigration officials, according to the agency’s details. political asylum. However, they claim that the application throws an error at the point of getting the reservation.
For the same reason, they guarantee to stay in the middle of the bridge until a solution is found.
@lopezobrador_ Hundreds of immigrants are trying to enter El Paso, Texas. Located by the Paso del Norte International Bridge, the question is…and the authorities?and the @GN_MEXICO_ ? pic.twitter.com/rluc5J8qDO
— Angel Osuna (@AngelOsunav1) March 12, 2023
“We have searched for that appointment and nothing has been able to get it. Deliberately cause an error in your application to avoid input. ” José Alvarez, a Venezuelan who has been in Ciudad Juárez for more than 60 days, referred to the EFE.
Abandoned boys and girls in Mexico
Remember what the Mexican authorities discovered a few days ago. 100 boys and girls Abandoned in a group of 343 Central American migrants traveling by truck through the eastern state of Veracruz.
“These are 103 unaccompanied minors, mostly from Guatemala,” the National Institute for Migration (INM) said through a statement posted on social networks.
“Foreign immigrants (…) wore colored bracelets as a means of identification,” INM explained.According to agency Deutsche Wellethese bracelets are usually trafficker Transport immigrants to the US-Mexico border.