Breaking: The continued explosion of illegal aliens crossing the southern border of the United States is staggering.
“Border agents encountered over 200,000 migrants attempting to cross the U.S.-Mexico border during the month of August,” according to National Review. [emphasis added]
“Agents encountered 208,887 migrants in August, the second consecutive month with over 200,000 encounters, a senior Department of Homeland Security official told Fox News on Wednesday. Agents saw 212,672 migrants in July, the first time in 21 years that encounters rose above 200,000. [emphasis added]
“The number of migrants apprehended in August increased 317 percent from August 2020, when Customs and Border Protection reported 50,014 encounters, and a 233 percent increase from August 2019, when 62,707 migrants were apprehended.” [emphasis added]
For more of this report, please go to National Review.
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