Indians arrested for illegally entering U.S. nearly triples

Three men from India jump the fence from Mexico and give themselves up to U.S. border patrol agents in Calexico, California, U.S. February 8, 2017. REUTERS/Mike Blake/Files

(Reuters) – The number of Indians arrested for illegally entering the United States has nearly tripled so far in 2018, making them one of the largest groups of illegal aliens apprehended, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) said on Friday. Paying smuggling rings between $25,000-$50,000 per person, a growing number of Indians are illegally crossing […]

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