Fox News reporters captured a crush of illegal immigrants trying to get through a designated entry at the United States southern border Monday, and many of those trying to make their way into Customs and Border Protection (CBP) custody were from Haiti — asylum seekers the Department of Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said the United States would turn away if they came to the U.S. by boat.
Haitians were part of the group of “400+” migrants who presented themselves at a border entry in order to be taken into CBP custody and, ostensibly, assigned a hearing date on their asylum claims.
“Live on @FoxNews yesterday in Del Rio as large groups of single adult men were allowed to walk through the border gate into the United States & were taken into Border Patrol custody. The men told me they were from Ghana, Haiti, & Brazil. Part of a group of 400+ let in. @FoxNews,” Bill Melugin, a reporter for the