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Poland builds wall on Belarus border

Poland on Tuesday began construction of a new fence on its border with Belarus to block the entry of illegal migrants, which sparked a crisis between Warsaw and Minsk last year. • Read also: Migrants: Lukashenko accuses the EU of refusing any discussion with Belarus • Read also: Migration crisis: Kiev ready to shoot if migrants from Belarus come to Ukraine • Read also: The G7 calls on Belarus to end the migration crisis “immediately” "The sites were handed over to the drivers on Tuesday," border guard spokeswoman Captain Krystyna Jakimik-Jarosz told AFP. She declined to specify the location of the work. "Belarusian services are just waiting for this to send groups of migrants there, so for security reasons, we do not indicate the specific locations," sh...
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United States Southern Border | Over two million migrants arrested in 2021

(Washington) More than two million migrants who entered the United States illegally were arrested at the border with Mexico during the year 2021, according to official statistics, a record level. Posted at 7:02 p.m.More than 180,000 were arrested in December, according to figures released Monday, bringing the annual total to a new high.The Republican Party immediately accused Democratic President Joe Biden and his Vice President Kamala Harris of creating a "historic humanitarian crisis".“Under their leadership, cartels and smuggl...
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United States Southern Border | More than two million migrant arrests in 2021

(Washington) More than two million arrests of migrants who entered the United States illegally at the border with Mexico took place during the year 2021, according to official statistics, a record high. Posted at 7:02 p.m. Updated at 7:48 p.m.At least in December, 178,840 arrests were counted, according to figures released Monday by the American border guards, thus bringing the annual total to the highest.These figures cumulating the number of arrests at the border, some migrants may have been arrested twice or more during the year 2021....
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Four dead at Canada-US border | The defendant will appear in US court on Monday

(Fargo) Monday's focus will be on Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota, where the man charged in connection with the deaths of four members of the same immigrant family at the Canada-US border will appear. Posted at 5:39 p.m. James McCarten The Canadian PressThe group, which included a baby and a teenager, were found dead on Wednesday near Emerson, Manitoba, just yards from the border.Steve Shand, 47, will appear by video before a Minnesota judge to determine whether he will remain incarcer...