Secretary of State Antony Blinken, Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas and U.S. Attorney General Merrick Garland will journey south of the U.S. border subsequent week to debate “safety points” with the Mexican authorities.
The highest U.S. officers will go to Mexico Metropolis for an in-person assembly on Oct. 8, Mexico’s International Minister Marcelo Ebrard mentioned Wednesday, however he wouldn’t elaborate on whether or not immigration could be mentioned on the assembly.
Ebrard indicated throughout a press convention that the primary focus in the course of the talks could be on decreasing crime and “all types of violence,” Agence France Presse reported.
The assembly comes amid an escalating immigration disaster within the U.S., the place 1000’s of undocumented migrants proceed to overwhelm the southern border.
Panama overseas minister Erika Mouynes warned Wednesday that as much as 60,000 migrants, principally Haitians, have been heading towards the US-Mexico border. She lamented that she repeatedly warned the Biden administration of the approaching wave of Haitian migrants.