Amidst the U.S partial shutdown that has lasted for about 22days, President Trump and the Democrats have been in a continuous ‘Tug of War’ with either party planning to cave not too soon.
The president has stressed on the importance of the wall and how it will be a long lasting solution for the U.S border security issue. He even went as far as using the word ‘Invasion’, hoping this will bring the Democrats to their senses.
Humanitarian Crisis at our Southern Border. I just got back and it is a far worse situation than almost anyone would understand, an invasion! I have been there numerous times – The Democrats, Cryin’ Chuck and Nancy don’t know how bad and dangerous it is for our ENTIRE COUNTRY….
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) January 11, 2019
Well with the arrival of the Caravan in November 2018 and the reports of over 15000 New Caravan forming in Honduras, one can hardly say the president dosen’t have a point.
According to Thewashingtonpost.com
MEXICO CITY —Another migrant caravan is forming in Honduras, with plans to set out next week on a journey that will once again test the immigration policies of Mexico and the United States.
In much the way last year’s Central American caravan originated, a flier is circulating on Honduran social media. “We’re looking for refuge,” it says. “In Honduras, we are being killed.” It advertises a 5 a.m. departure on Jan. 15 from the northern city of San Pedro Sula.
The Mexican government says it is preparing for the group’s arrival.
“We have information that a new caravan is forming to enter our country in mid-January,” Olga Sánchez Cordero, the interior minister, said at a news conference Monday. “We are already taking the necessary steps to ensure the caravan enters in a safe and orderly way.”
When the previous caravan reached Mexico in October, Mexican authorities closed one of the main border crossings but allowed thousands of migrants to swim across the river separating the country from Guatemala. The migrants then continued north through Mexico, most of them traveling without documents. Continue reading