Transcript for Sessions sending more feds to border to help process 'caravan' immigrants
Attorney general Jeff Sessions visiting see Diego talking immigration enforcement. His trip to the US Mexico border city comes about one week after Caribbean of at least a 150 migraine. Arrived at the border having traveled from Central America to the US Mexico border fleeing they say buying leads in persecution. We're not going know that the country be oval ground. They've I'm not going to you caravan. Or otherwise stampede out border we need legality and integrity and I emigre. And system. The Department of Homeland Security has called what is happening at our borders a growing migrant crisis saying attempted crossings increased 200% in March compared to last year when he legal border crossings were at historic lows. The attorney general saying that shrub administration will continue to fight illegal immigration. The Department of Homeland Security. Is now referring 100%. Until they go south where its border crossings. The Department of Justice or prosecution. Sessions also reiterated his pledge to send 35 new assistant US attorney is an eighteen immigration judges to the border. Don back is ABC news Los Angeles.
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