First of three migrant caravans expected at Texas border Monday or Tuesday

First of three migrant caravans expected at Texas border Monday or Tuesday
In Mexico, Oct 2018. CBC video

[Ed. – This one’s not going to Tijuana.  Should be about in time for the SOTU Tuesday night.]

Thousands of Central American migrants left a Mexico City shelter Thursday to resume their journey northward toward the U.S. border. The 2,400-strong caravan precedes a much larger group of asylum seekers south of the Mexican border that is heading to America for better economic opportunities.

Friday morning, 1,890 of them were seen boarding buses and semi trucks, courtesy of the state of Querétaro, Mexico.

“Each state seems to be providing buses and in this case, semi trucks to help them move forward,” Fox News’ Griff Jenkins reported. This group of migrants is headed toward Piedras Negras, a Mexican border town across the Rio Grande from Eagle Pass, Texas, according to Jenkins. …

President Trump on Thursday said he was sending troops to the border to handle the latest influx.

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