Federal immigration agents processed more than 200-thousand migrants who illegally crossed the U-S southern border in September 2023.
That’s the highest level recorded this fiscal year, which ended September 30th 2023.
The Biden Administration continues to argue the border is secure.
Border Patrol agents arrested nearly 210-thousand illegals between the ports of entry in September 2023.
The two-point-two-million total of migrant apprehensions in fiscal year 2022 remains the highest-ever annual tally.
CIUDAD HIDALGO, MEXICO – OCTOBER 20: Immigrants cross into Mexico by raft from Guatemala as part of the immigrant caravan on October 20, 2018 in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico. The caravan of thousands of Central Americans, mostly from Honduras, hopes to eventually reach the United States. U.S. President Donald Trump has threatened to cancel the recent trade deal with Mexico and withhold aid to Central American countries if the caravan isn’t stopped before reaching the U.S. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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