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Immigrant flood after ‘rumors’ tried to force their way to the US

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Mostly Venezuelan migrants voiced their claims to US border agents.AFP

Mostly Venezuelan migrants voiced their claims to US border agents.AFP

Hundreds of migrants, mostly Venezuelans, flooded into US territory on Sunday through one of the border bridges in Mexico’s Ciudad Juárez (north), desperate to gain asylum there.
Around noon (6 pm GMT), South Americans gathered on the Paso del Norte-Santa Fe International Bridge, one of five bridges that connect Juarez to the mainland United States. A supposed ‘Immigration Day’, confirmed AFP.
“Hundreds of people forced their way into the middle of the bridge, where it closed, of course, by protocol of the American authorities. [estadounidense]said Enrique Valenzuela, coordinator of the Chihuahua State Population Council, where Ciudad Juárez is located, who witnessed the incident.

“They insisted on breaking in, and American security forces defended that line,” he said of the large immigrant population coming to the city next to the American cities of El Paso, Texas and Santa Teresa, New Mexico. Caring Valenzuela added. .

An image circulating on social networks shows a group of migrants, including mothers with children, yelling “To America!” while crossing a bridge.

“We all ran and they put a barrier up there with wires. They fired tear gas at us and everything. And a lot of people went down. [del puente]Standing on the Mexican side of the bridge over the Rio Grande, 23-year-old Venezuelan Jackson Solis said.

The young man has been in the city for six months on a manufacturing job and wants to make an appointment to apply for asylum in the United States. He wants to work there and can only do so through his mobile application called CBP. one.

Trafficker strategy.

The migrants said they were told in Mexican territory that they would be allowed to enter because the day was celebrated as migrants’ day in the region. Authorities later realized that it was a strategy of traffickers to force immigrants into the United States.

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Immigration officials estimated that about 1,000 migrants have advanced to the border bridge between Mexico and the United States.

Most of the migrants have been in Mexico for months, claiming their CBP One applications do not work.AFP

Most of the migrants have been in Mexico for months, claiming their CBP One applications do not work.AFP

Several Venezuelan families make up this migrant group at the border.AFP

Several Venezuelan families make up this migrant group at the border.AFP

Hundreds of migrants, mostly Venezuelans, tried to cross one of the border bridges in the northern Mexican city of Ciudad Juárez, desperate for asylum in the United States.AFP

Hundreds of migrants, mostly Venezuelans, tried to cross one of the border bridges in the northern Mexican city of Ciudad Juárez, desperate for asylum in the United States.AFP

Immigration officials estimated about 1,000 migrants made their way to the border bridge between Mexico and the United States.AFP

Immigration officials estimated about 1,000 migrants made their way to the border bridge between Mexico and the United States.AFP

Migrants, mostly from Venezuela, are being forced to cross to the United States at the Paso del Norte International Bridge in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico.

Migrants, mostly from Venezuela, are being forced to cross to the United States at the Paso del Norte International Bridge in Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua, Mexico.

Border guards block illegal immigrants from entering the bridge between the US and Mexico.AFP

Border guards block illegal immigrants from entering the bridge between the US and Mexico.AFP

The migrants claim they have been in Mexico for months waiting for an opportunity to apply for asylum in the United States.AFP

The migrants claim they have been in Mexico for months waiting for an opportunity to apply for asylum in the United States.AFP

Migrants have been duped on the apparent occasion of Immigration Day in the region, presumed to have been spread by traffickers.AFP

Migrants have been duped on the apparent occasion of Immigration Day in the region, presumed to have been spread by traffickers.AFP

Migrants received by US security forces at barricades and barbed wire.AFP

Migrants received by US security forces at barricades and barbed wire.AFP

Source: Diario.Elmundo

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