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February 19, 2019
Agents patrol the US-Mexico border in Organ Pipe Cactus National Monument National Monument on Friday, Jan. 18, 2019, in Ajo, Arizona. Washington Post photo by Jabin Botsford.
Border agents offer snacks and medical checks to families arriving in U.S.
February 19, 2019 - 6:28pm
February 18, 2019
Mauricio Vidaurri, an inspector for U.S. Customs and Border Protection, poses for a photograph at the remains of a house on his family's land in Laredo, Texas, on Feb. 17, 2019. Bloomberg photo by Matthew Busch.
Trump's border wall faces Texas-size backlash from landowners
February 18, 2019 - 11:49am
January 14, 2019
A Border Patrol agent watches the fence between Mexico and the U.S. from his SUV in the hills east of Nogales, Arizona. Bloomberg photo by Eric Martin.
As Trump pushes for wall, authorities find drug tunnels under the US-Mexico border
January 14, 2019 - 4:19pm
January 9, 2019
A Customs and Border Protection agent on a bridge between Mexico and Hidalgo, Texas, Nov. 9, 2018. The specter of a shutdown is lurking in the nation’s capital, just in time for the holidays. Customs and Border Protection agents, considered “essential” employees, could be forced to work over the holidays without pay. (Tamir Kalifa/Copyright 2019 The New York Times)
Border Protection officer's union sues Trump administration over shutdown after missed paycheck
January 9, 2019 - 12:39pm
November 25, 2018
Migrants, nearly all Hondurans, rest at a school in Guatemala City on Oct. 17, 2018. They are part of a so-called migrant caravan -- estimated to be as many as 5,000 people strong -- that is making its way north through Guatemala toward Mexico and the United States. (Daniele Volpe/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
US closes major crossing as caravan migrants mass at border in Mexico
November 25, 2018 - 5:54pm
November 20, 2018
Undocumented migrants wait for asylum hearings outside the U.S. port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico, June 19, 2018. Speaking in Washington on Tuesday, President Donald Trump ridiculed what he called a total lack of border security, falsely blaming Democrats for separating families and dismissing as “crazy” Republican proposals to hire thousands of new immigration judges. (Sandy Huffaker/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Federal judge blocks asylum ban for migrants who enter illegally from Mexico
November 20, 2018 - 11:37am
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