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Harris Tells Central Americans ‘Don’t Come’ to U.S. Border

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 2021-06-09
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This summary was featured in Documented’s Early Arrival newsletter. You can subscribe to receive it in your inbox three times per week here. During a Monday visit to Guatemala, Vice President Kamala Harris warned Central American migrants against traveling to the U.S. “If you come to our border, you will be turned back,” she said after meeting with Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) tweeted in response to Harris’ message, writing “this is disappointing to see.” Symone Sanders, a spokesperson for Harris, added via email that Biden and Harris “have been clear in dissuading people from making the dangerous and treacherous journey to the U.S.-Mexico border.” Harris also promised Giammattei that the Biden administration would fight corruption and other root causes of migration. Bloomberg.

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