BORDER CRISIS: Thousands of migrants have surged across the Rio Grande this week and are being kept beneath a Del Rio bridge in squalid conditions. The city’s mayor is now declaring a disaster declaration.
Dozens of Mexican nationals are stranded in rio'>Del Rio after U.S. Customs and Border Protection closed the port of entry due to the surge in migrants crossing the Rio Grande into the United States.
“This temporary closure and shift is necessary in order to respond to urgent safety and security needs presented by the influx of migrants into rio'>Del Rio, and is effective immediately,” CBP said in a news release.
Rio's Christ the Redeemer statue lit up in solidarity with all the countries affected by the coronavirus crisis.
I am on the ground in Del Rio, Texas tonight. As of this moment, there are 10,503 illegal aliens under the Del Rio International Bridge. This manmade disaster was caused by Joe Biden. #BidenBorderCrisis
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