Herds of African Migrants in Mexico Awaiting U.S. Asylum Under Secret Pact

African Migrants In Tijuana IMG: El Universal
African Migrants In Tijuana IMG: El Universal
Judicial Watch
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Tijuana, MEXICO – -(Ammoland.com)- Herds of African immigrants are being housed in shelters in the Mexican border town of Tijuana while they await entry into the United States under what appears to be a secret accord between the Obama administration, Mexico and the Central American countries the Africans transited on their journey north.

A backlog of African migrants is overwhelming limited shelter space in Tijuana and Mexican officials blame the slow pace of U.S. immigration authorities in the San Isidro port of entry for granting only 50 asylum solicitations daily.

Details about this disturbing program come from Mexico’s immigration agency, Instituto Nacional de Migracion (INM), and appear this week in an article published by the country’s largest newspaper.

“Mexico is living through a wave of undocumented Africans, due to a humanitarian crisis on that continent, that has saturated shelters in Tapachula, Chiapas, and generated pressure on shelters in Tijuana, Baja California,” the news article states.

The African 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 U.S. so they can solicit asylum.

The Africans are mostly entering Mexico through the southern state of Chiapas, which borders Guatemala. This week alone 424 Africans arrived at the Chiapas immigration station, which is situated in Tapachula. Shelters in Tijuana currently have 154 migrants from African countries waiting on their U.S. asylum solicitations, according to figures provided by the INM. “The undocumented don’t want to stay in Mexico,” the news article clarifies. “They want to make it to U.S. territory to solicit asylum based on the life conditions that prevail in the continent.” Authorities in Tijuana are offering support to migrants from El Congo, Somalia, Ghana and Pakistan to facilitate entering the U.S. through the San Isidro crossing, according to the news story. San Isidro is the largest land border crossing between San Diego, California and Tijuana.

The Obama administration has done a great job of promoting its various back-door amnesty programs, which include perpetually extending a humanitarian measure designed to temporarily shield illegal immigrants from deportation during emergencies.

It’s known as Temporary Protected Status (TPS) and in the last few years migrants from several African countries have received it so the new influx is not all surprising. Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone got TPS back in 2014 over the lingering effects of the Ebola Virus and earlier this year Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson extended it. The administration cited the “continued recovery challenges” the African countries face for the extension.

Last summer Johnson extended a TPS for Somalians until March 17, 2017, which could have served as a driving force behind the sudden surge via Latin America. A notice in the Federal Register says the extension was warranted because the conditions in Somalia that prompted the TPS designation continue to be met.

“There continues to be a substantial, but temporary, disruption of living conditions in Somalia due to ongoing armed conflict that would pose a serious threat to the personal safety of returning Somali nationals, as well as extraordinary and temporary conditions in the country that prevent Somali nationals from returning to Somalia in safety,” the notice states. “The Secretary has also determined that permitting eligible Somali nationals to remain temporarily in the United States is not contrary to the national interest of the United States.”

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  • 19 thoughts on “Herds of African Migrants in Mexico Awaiting U.S. Asylum Under Secret Pact

    1. “Refugees”from African and Asian countries can travel to Brazil and make their way through Central America to a city on the U.S.-Mexican border. How can they pay for such a long trip? Where are they getting the funds, information, and how do they ( or who is ) making the travel arrangements? Is anyone asking these kinds of questions?

    2. Ladies and gentlemen, retread the article. It isn’t a herd, it’s 150 human beings. Who have fled horrible conditions in their own countries. And are seeking asylum, not immigration. Temporary asylum. Based on laws passed by Congress that predate the Obama administrations.

      Close your eyes, conjure an image of the Statue of Liberty, recite the inscription, “Give me your poor huddled masses yearning to be free,” and then say the Lord’s Prayer.

      1. @VV, It is a herd. It won’t be temporary; they don’t intend to be temporary; and they are seeking every welfare program that the liberals can get them signed up for. Asylum is only half the phrase. Whole phrase if political asylum. They have no intention of changing to become Americans. They are bringing their non-American culture here to change America. They are bringing all those overseas diseases that you used to need shots for before you went overseas to our country. This is just more Barry Soetoro changing America forever. Chisel the phrase off the statue, and yes, say the Lords prayer.

    3. Persons from Congo, Ghana, Somalia, Afhanistan travel to Brazil, through Central America to Tijuana, Mexico. How are they making that trip ? How ( and WHO ) is paying for that trip ? Those are the important questions. Follow the money.

    4. The word “HERD” is normally, usually applied to a large group of animals. NOT people. This usage shows the twisted, slanted view of this article. One meant to provoke hatred against people of another race or color. Some of you choose to hate for hatred sake. Are your own lives so lacking in comfort, relevance & peace that you must turn to hating others, to somehow have some satisfaction?

      1. We will make every effort possible to hand out your address and contact information to each and every one of the herd so that you can give them a hero’s welcome when they come. After all they are going to need a place to stay and your love for your fellow man would fit in nicely with the ambience of your soon-to-be formed hostel.

      2. a [1] : a group of people usually having a common bond (2) : a large assemblage of like things
        b : the undistinguished masses : crowd

        Of course the phrase “herd” can and is commonly used to also describe non-human creatures, but it should never be misconstrued as being racist. The author in an attempt to visually describe the plight of these asylum seekers, in my opinion ,was successful.

      3. @RR51, TS! I look forward to seeing you on FOX news with one of these animals holding your head by the hair in one hand, and a knife in the other hand, while your body bleeds out on the street, and the scum that your so passionately and pathetical advocate for, shouts, “Allahu Akbar” for the camera.

    5. Our Mental Giant-in-Chief [that is indeed sarcasm, in case you were wondering, there] does whatever the hell he wants… and American citizens be damned.

      November cannot get here fast enough.

      1. We the people don’t have to sit and wait for another election to come up we have the power to remove the jackass in Chief the only problem is we have become too complacent and foolish in our own personal, dilutional lifestyles.

    6. Yes we may have a problem, maybe, but Herds? Come on think a little, or worse, you did think, and figured that Herds was out there far enough to get you attention. Herds……………

      1. Dave Brown,
        Recognize “herd” as a verb and the phrase “Herds of African Migrants” makes perfect sense, as the individuals are being moved from their homes into foreign countries as a group. Makes you wonder how many made an independent decision to immigrate, or were forced by others?

    7. We knew that Jeh Johnson was just another looser before he was placed in the job and he is proving that he is true to form. He fits the Obumer profile to a tee and would, most likely continue, with hiLiery. Continue Sh*tting all over our country.

      More across the border domocrat voters. Maybe, mostly muslums, bent on pulling off a jhad on us.

      Why do we not insist these young, able bodied people stay home and fight for their country rather than sending our people to get killed fighting for them? What a f*cked up world this is run by pure idiots.

    8. There is a HUGE difference between immigration and invasion. Invasionary groups have no intention of assimilating into American society, immigrants do. They bring with them their culture, but also a willingness to leave behind…. to become American and not “-American”

      We once understood this on a political level:
      “In the first place, we should insist that if the immigrant who comes here in good faith becomes an American and assimilates himself to us, he shall be treated on an exact equality with everyone else, for it is an outrage to discriminate against any such man because of creed, or birthplace, or origin. But this is predicated upon the person’s becoming in every facet an American, and nothing but an American … There can be no divided allegiance here. Any man who says he is an American, but something else also, isn’t an American at all. We have room for but one flag, the American flag … We have room for but one language here, and that is the English language … and we have room for but one sole loyalty and that is a loyalty to the American people.”

      Theodore Roosevelt 1907

      Time to stop the invasions and return to immigration. And no, nothing about this is racist just as it isn’t racist to be against illegals…. Just anti-criminal!

    9. As usual, from the picture it appears that the “herds” are composed of young men. We already have enough unemployed people who could only fill menial jobs. And why can’t the public be told of this? Because the Obama administration does want the public to know about another subterfuge.

      1. Typical Barry Soetoro “transparency”. Everything done in secret. Everything done to change America so that we can not go back. A vote for anyone other than Trump is a vote for continued political corruption.

        1. I remember when Obama promised the most transparent administration in our history.
          I guess he discovered the American people don’t want what he wants, so he now has to hide what he’s doing, and lie to get what he wants.
          Will we ever learn that the left must lie to get their policies to pass?
          Is Hillary’s lying not a forewarning of her administration’s actions?

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