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The history of U.S. border apprehensions

Jan 09, 2019 - Washington Post Blogs

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President Trump addressed the nation Tuesday night about what he calls, "a growing humanitarian and security crisis" at the southern border. As the government shutdown persists, here's what we know about migration into the United States and what's happening at the U.S.- Mexico border.

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