U.S. still aiming for deal with Mexico on asylum seekers -border chief

New bollard-style U.S.-Mexico border fencing is seen in Santa Teresa, New Mexico, U.S., as pictured from Ascension, Mexico August 28, 2019. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The Trump administration is seeking to strike a “cooperative agreement” with Mexico to help stem the tide of migrants looking to enter the United States to claim asylum, the top U.S. border control official said on Monday. “We are reaching across the aisle… to come up with a cooperative agreement,” acting Customs […]

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