According to a New York Times report published on July 25, 2022, cartels are making billions annually smuggling migrants across the southern border.
This report revealed that cartels are earning roughly $13 billion from this illegal activity.
One America News Network noted that human smuggling revenue surged from roughly $500 million in 2018 to the recent $13 billion. This is a sign that cartels have been dialing up their human smuggling ventures in the last few years.
OANN observed that “The billions in earnings from those activities exclude revenue from drug smuggling.” Read more…