. Almost 19,000 Migrant Children Stopped At U.S. Border in March, Most Ever In A Month « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NPR – The number of migrants encountered at the U.S.-Mexico border in March was the most in at least 15 years, as agents for U.S. Customs and Border Protection apprehended nearly 172,000 people, according to Biden administration officials. This included nearly 19,000 children and teenagers traveling without a parent — double the levels from February and the most ever in a single month. The overall surge in March — a 71% spike over February’s figures — illustrates the scope of the ongoing challenge President Biden faces as he seeks to enforce the border while overhauling the nation’s asylum rules.

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