Immigration, Politics

Biden Dumps Thousands of Haitians Into America

Two U.S. officials have stated that “many” Haitian migrants camped under a Texas bridge are being released into the United States, per a report from the AP. This contradicts previous reports that the Biden Administration was planning to ramp up deportation flights.

More than 10,000 mostly Haitian migrants seeking illegal entry into the U.S. remain camped under a bridge in Del Rio, Texas. Internal documents obtained by NBC News over the weekend supposedly revealed that the federal government planned to immediately ramp up deportation flights. Such flights to Haiti have been suspended following a recent earthquake in the country. Another document alleged that the federal government would be increasing “lateral flights” where Haitian migrants would be flown to other border processing centers in order to alleviate the pressure on Del Rio.

According to the documents, ICE was supposed to be upping deportation flights to eight a week over the current week before increasing that number to ten in following weeks. This does not appear to be happening, however. Haitians have been freed on a “very, very large scale” in recent days, according to one U.S. official who estimated the number to be in the thousands. Read more…

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