The announcement also indicated a plan to form buffer states in the region by signing deals with Mexico and Guatemala
The proceedings against humanitarian aid activist Scott Warren temporarily concluded with the judge declaring a mistrial after the jury arrived at a hung verdict. Warren was arrested after helping two undocumented migrants who had just crossed the border
Deming is the third US city to declare an emergency over the arrival of asylum seekers from Central America in 2019.
The campaign is in response to the back and forth between the House of Representatives, dominated by the Democrats, and president Trump, over the latter’s declaration of emergency, making national debate all about the border wall
Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador’s decisive triumph brings to an end decades of dominance by establishment parties