Greg Abbott says Biden administration 'flip-flopped' on closing overwhelmed Texas-Mexico border crossings

“미국 후 6시간. 관세국경보호청은 입국항을 폐쇄하고 국경을 보호하기 위해 텍사스에 도움을 요청했습니다., the Biden Administration has now flip-flopped to a different strategy that abandons border security and instead makes it easier for people to cross illegally and for cartels to exploit the border,” Abbott’s office said 성명서. “The Biden Administration is in complete disarray and is handling the border crisis as badly as the evacuation from Afghanistan.

Abbott had said earlier on Thursday that he was acting on a federal government request and instructed the Department of Public Safety and the Texas National Guard to shut down six points of entry on the southern border tostop these caravans from overrunning our state.

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The border crisis is so dire that the U.S. Customs and Border Protection is requesting our help as their agents are overwhelmed by the chaos. Unlike President Biden, the State of Texas remains committed to securing our border and protecting AmericansAbbott said in his original statement.

텍사스 공공 안전국 Lt. Chris Olivarez also said during a press conference on Thursday, “Before I came here today, my last instructions are we’re going to shut down all the POEs in Del Rio. That is the plan as of now.

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The migrants are coming to the POEs. So we’re going to link up with our partners, and we’re going to shut down those POEs, we’re going to make it difficult for anybody to come across,” Olivarez added.

Later that day, Abbott announced the reversal, and said he directed Texas DPS and Texas National Guard to insteadmaintain their presence at and around ports of entry to deter crossings.

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The Department of Homeland Security is not seeking assistance from the State of Texas to shut down ports of entry. It would be a violation of federal law for the Texas National Guard to unilaterally do so,” a Department of Homeland Security spokesperson added, KXAN reported.

CBP and Abbott’s office did not immediately return Fox News’s requests for comment.

The news comes as the crisis on the border continues, 이상 200,000 migrant encounters ~에서 남쪽 국경 8 월.

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