DHS Orders Border Agents to Give Haitians, Africans, Russians, Armenians Asylum Via Mexico
Throngs of Haitians, Africans, Russians, Armenians and Guatemalans are being admitted into the US via the Mexican border with virtually no vetting for security or health risks, high level Homeland Security officials told JW this week. Overwhelmed and understaffed border agents are bombarded daily with an onslaught of immigrants from these countries and have been ordered by the DHS to process them as refugees with “credible fear.” Most are camping out in Mexican border towns and going “port shopping” before gaining entry to the US, according to federal officials whose identities must be kept anonymous because they fear retaliation. The ports “are unlike anything I’ve ever seen,” said Patricia Cramer, a veteran border agent who serves as president of the US Customs employee union in the Tucson sector.
One federal agent at the San Luis Port of entry in Arizona described the situation as a “mass crisis, like a third-world country.” A DHS supervisor in the region told JW that the agency has issued an order from Washington D.C. to all agents: “No one is allowed to speak to the media.” The veteran DHS official said that to accommodate the influx border agencies have suspended regular business and “people that have actually gone through all the legal and proper ways to get documents are being shoved to the side.”
One frustrated DHS official in the border region said she has never seen this type of rampant lawlessness throughout a lengthy career with the government, adding that the public should show up at ports of entry to see firsthand the problems border agents face every day.
The migrants’ journey begins in Brazil under a South American policy that allows the “free transit” of immigrants throughout the continent. Ecuador, Costa Rica, Nicaragua and Panama facilitate the process by transferring the concentration of foreigners towards Mexico based on an agreement that Mexico will help them gain entry into the US so they can solicit asylum. Under the plan Mexico gives the immigrants 20-day visas and temporary shelter but the backlog is out of control because the US isn’t processing the migrants fast enough. This week Mexico’s secretary of the interior, Miguel Angel Osorio Chong, told the country’s largest newspaper that DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson assured him the US would speed up the process of admitting the refugees to “alleviate the crisis on the southern border.”
US border agents can’t keep up and are working 16-hour shifts to accommodate the order, according to various officials on the frontline. DHS failed to respond to JW’s request for an actual number, but here are figures provided to a Mexican newspaper by Mexico’s government this week: “More than 15,000 Haitian and Africans, especially from Congo, have crossed into Mexican territory in the last six months on their way to the United States, but more than 4,300 have been stranded on the border with California.” In a separate Mexican news report published this week the country’s secretary of health, Dr. José Narro Robles, declared that the Haitians and Africans that remain in Baja California and Chiapas present serious health risks to Mexico.
JW’s sources on the border say the overwhelming majority of migrants don’t appear to have been through any hardships. Instead many look in great physical shape, even muscular and fit, well-groomed and a lot of them have large amounts of cash. “They’re showing up with a few hundred dollars if not a few thousand dollars, new electronics, cell phones, tablets, etc.,” said a Border Patrol official in Arizona. Another border agent told JW that many of the Haitians and Africans “know the administration is going to let them in and they come with an attitude of entitlement.”
Its not the first time O’s admin used ‘credible fear’ to make it easier for them to come here. Last year they let hundreds of illegals stay even though they were coached by an immigrant rights organization called the National Immigrant Youth Alliance (NITA), which had coordinated demonstrations along the border in Texas and Arizona. In 2014 they used a racket to bring 250 illegal aliens in through the Otay Mesa Port in San Diego. The migrants had to falsely claim that they had a “credible fear” of returning to their native country.
It boggles the mind to think that our government is the ring leader in this racket to purposely break our laws, while they order the overwhelmed and overworked agents to stand down and be silent, when they were chosen to uphold our laws and protect Americans.
Much too often we’re seeing headlines about illegals killing Americans and many times those illegals have been deported only to return through our revolving door of a border and take cover in unlawful sanctuary cities, also supported by our federal government.
Our country is nearly unrecognizable so, it is absolutely imperative that we get a grip on this, if it’s not already too late. Hillary has said that she supports open borders, so we know this will continue if she is elected. Remember that when you vote.