Truckers, stores on U.S.-Mexico border struggle as Trump closure threat looms
Wednesday, 3 April 2019 Trucks inched through traffic and some stores reported fewer customers in U.S.-Mexico border towns on Wednesday, as staffing shortages tied to a surge in asylum seekers slowed checkpoints and threats of closing the border completely scared shoppers.
As a new Trump administration policy on Central America asylum-seekers rapidly expands, family separations are increasingly complicated by a formidable barrier: an international border. Yahaira Jacquez..
The Mexican National Guard is a new security force created to bring down record homicide rates. But now, Reuters reports it has been tasked with patrolling the border to placate President Donald Trump...