Mayorkas says immigration crisis not unique to US: ‘Reflective of the economic downturn’ and ‘climate change’
“Homeland Security Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas said Sunday that the immigration crisis at the southern border is not unique to the U.S., and that southern countries are also seeing a massive influx of migrants due to the global economic downturn and climate change. …
Mayorkas’ comments come after the Department of Homeland Security released a report last week showing Border Patrol agents processed migrants who illegally entered the country over 220,000 times in May, setting an all-time record.”
Originally published here by Fox News on 3 July 2022.