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STATE DEPARTMENT WARNS AMERICANS OF HEIGHTENED TERROR THREAT IN EUROPE - 11/17/2017

Travel alert for Eurabia (but otherwise enjoy your trip)

HOLIDAY WARNING: ISIS training jihadis in Caribbean tourist hotspots to target Westerners - 10/25/2017

RUN HIDE TELL: STAY SAFE IN THE EVENT OF A TERRORIST ATTACK ABROAD - Counter Terrorism Police UK – 7/10/2017

DEPARTMENT OF HOMELAND SECURITY SOUNDS THE ALARM – 6/11/2017

NATIONAL TERRORISM ADVISORY SYSTEM BULLETIN – U.S. Dept. of Homeland Security – 5/15/2017

DHS chief: ‘You’d never leave the house’ if you knew what I know about terrorism

DHS chief says to expect ‘a lot more’ Manchester-style attacks

EUROPE TRAVEL ALERT – U.S. Dept. of State – 5/1/2017

Mexico Travel Warning– U.S. Dept. of State – 8/22/2017

Worldwide Caution– U.S. Dept. of State – 3/6/2017

World’s Most Dangerous Places to Avoid

New guide helps travelers protect their digital information at the border

Death by Fentanyl

DEA Issues Carfentanil Warning to Police and Public - Dangerous opioid 10,000 times more potent than morphine and 100 times more potent than fentanyl

 

 

BORDER SECURITY EXPO – 1/31-2/2/2018, Gonzales Convention Center, San Antonio, TX

 

6th BORDERPOL Global Forum - 11-12 April 2018 | Prague, Czech Republic

 

 

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BORDER SECURITY MATTERS

 

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Trump Responds to Steinle Verdict with Renewed Vigor to ‘Build the Wall’

 

The Kate Steinle Memorial Wall

 

Joint U.S.- Mexican Border Security Zone Proposed

 

FBI doubles reward in Texas border patrol agent's death

 

How Trump turned tide of illegal immigration in first year: Border crossing hits 45-year low

 

Number of Refugees Into U.S. Drops 83 Percent Under Trump

 

Trump Is Going to Need a Bigger Wall

 

ICE founder: Build the wall now -- even if government shutdown is the price

Opinion: Proposal to expand border walls and boots will harm public safety

 

FBI Closing In on Border Patrol Agent Murder Suspects

FBI Warrant Suggests Border Patrol Agent’s Death Was Attack by Illegal Immigrants

 

Dramatic spike in violent attacks against US border agents provokes outrage

New report: Southern Arizona border arrests lowest since 1983

Arrests For Illegal Border Crossings Hit 46-Year Low

Arrests along Mexico border drop sharply under Trump, new statistics show

 

Ports of entry in Arizona face infrastructure and staffing challenges

 

Court hears appeals on 1st Amendment case over Arivaca checkpoint

 

Canada’s Immigration Minister visits Minnesota and says, please don’t come across our southern border!

 

Borderland handyman faces prison term for removing illegal aliens from neighbor’s property

 

Felony Charges Dropped Against Borderland Handyman Accused Of Transporting Illegal Aliens

 

'Free-for-all' at U.S. border reveals disturbing trend - Agents 'shocked' by high numbers of illegal crossers from 2 specific countries

 

Illegal Border Crossings Back to Obama-Era Level

 

Border arrests surge, erasing much of Trump’s early gains

 

Illegal immigration returns to Obama-era levels along Southwest border

Trump’s Border Numbers Back Into Obama Territory — Increased 7 Straight Months

 

The border fence looms over these Texans. Should the government pay them?

Trump Administration Wants To Cut Surveillance Tech And Freeze Pay To Build The Border Wall

 

DHS Secretary Calls for More Walls, Manpower on Texas Border

 

CBP has to hire 5,000 new Border Patrol agents. It's paying a private company $297 million to help.

Letter: Border Patrol checkpoints are no bother

 

Mexicans Use U.S. Business/Tourist Visas to Smuggle Drugs Through Border

 

With border arrests down, some question Trump administration's push for more agents

Report: Trump To Freeze Federal Civilian Pay in 2019

Trump Administration Wants To Cut Surveillance Tech And Freeze Pay To Build The Border Wall

 

Wall On Northern Border Needed Soon?

 

Guess which country recently built a 1,700-mile wall to keep illegals out

 

Border patrol agents furious after tricked into providing security for ‘cartel wedding’

 

Most deportations from Arizona still result from border, not interior, arrests

 

CBP busts at Port of Nogales yield $2 million in drugs, four arrests

 

What's the one thing missing from San Diego's border fence?

 

Agente fronterizo estadounidense es baleado desde el lado mexicano

 

Border patrol confirms Texas agent hit by bullet fired from Mexico

 

Feds: Gunman in Mexico Shoots Border Patrol Agent in Texas

 

Trump ramps up Border Patrol recruitment, in bid to hire thousands of new agents

Sprawling investigation leads to 20 arrests in cross-border smuggling ring

 

Could Texas' Big Bend be the border's weakest link? Smuggling of drugs and immigrants is on the rise

US's illegal migrants go to ground

 

Yuma BP Agents Arrest 8 Involved In Alien Smuggling

 

 

 

FAST AND FURIOUS MATTERS

 

Questions on Mueller’s Role in Fast and Furious Remain Unanswered

 

President Trump Urged to Remember Pledge on Anniversary of Brian Terry’s Death

 

 

 

ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

DACA news links are in special DACA MATTERS category below

 

Tyson Foods changing America one town at a time; up next Humboldt, TN

 

Hispanic Caucus: We Rejected GOP Member Because We Use Our Meetings To Strategize Against Trump

 

Congressional Hispanic Caucus confesses to being partisan hacks

 

Shapiro: Trump Won Because We Have Illegal Aliens Committing Crimes And Re-entering The Country At Will

 

Can We Pass Kate's Law Now?

 

Dramatic drop in number of refugees entering the US in first 2 months of fiscal year

 

Denaturalization Sought Against 5 Child Molesters - Naturalization has provided the “keys to the kingdom” to criminals and terrorists.

 

Trump withdraws US from UN Compact on migration/refugees - "We will decide how best to control our borders and who will be allowed to enter our country."

 

Trump pulls U.S. out of United Nations Global Compact on Migration

 

US Tells The UN It Will Forge Its Own Path On Immigration

 

US pulls out of UN's Global Compact on Migration

 

No Surprise U.S. Wants Out Of U.N. Migration Pact Given Europe’s Track Record

 

Man Deported 20 Times Sentenced to 35 Years for Sexual Assault

 

Guest worker bill will put hundreds of thousands of Americans out of work

 

BUSTED! Look Who The Feds Just Nabbed In A $50 Million Illegal Immigration Scheme

 

This Is How Much Illegal Immigration Costs Per Year

 

More Than 300,000 Illegal Immigrants Apprehended in 2017

 

The Impending Death of Multiculturalism

 

Refugees lured to Aberdeen, South Dakota are now going to be jobless!

 

Democrats Try Amnesty — and Voters, By and Large, Say No: Rasmussen Poll

 

America's Farmers Don't Depend on Illegal Immigration

 

Break the chain and lose the lottery — America deserves a better immigration system

 

Data: Every 2 New Immigrants to the U.S. Bring 7 Foreign Relatives with Them

 

Rise in U.S. Immigrants From El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras Outpaces Growth From Elsewhere

What Happens to Deported Illegal Aliens Who Come Back?

 

Trump says Democrats’ stance on immigration could prompt government shutdown

 

Trump Admin Orders Withdrawal From UN Migrant Accommodating Agreement

US quits talks on global migration pact over sovereignty clash

 

Study Shows E-Verify's Effectiveness

 

A Brief Overview of Title IV of the SECURE Act of 2017

 

Is DHS Secretary Nielsen Willing to Enforce Immigration Laws?

 

The DHS Form that Wouldn't Die

 

Memo to American Muslims: Erase the Doctrine of Jihad or Get Out!

 

IRLI Files Amended Complaint in Case on Immigration's Environmental Impact

 

Birth Tourism Industry Exploiting U.S. Pacific Terrority

 

Asylum Seekers and Vulnerable Migrants Greeted with Shackles and Prison Sentences

 

Former owner and manager of Long Island catering hall indicted for forced labor and visa fraud

 

Trump’s Immigration Policies Are Working - How 800 Americans and lawful immigrants got jobs overnight in Chicago.

 

Obama’s Refugee Numbers ‘Overwhelm’ FBI Monitoring, Says AG Sessions

 

White House to push merit-based immigration in new campaign

 

White House aims to sway opinion on immigration overhaul

 

Track the Progress of President Donald Trump's Immigration Reform Campaign Promises

 

Trump Admin. Puts End to Work Permits for H-4 Visa Holders

 

DHS Announces New Rules to Prevent Terrorism, Curb Visa Overstays

 

He told them they could become citizens by getting adopted. Now he’s going to jail


Asylum Seekers and Vulnerable Migrants Greeted with Shackles and Prison Sentences

 

Justice Department Settles U.S. Worker Discrimination Claims Against Colorado Agricultural Company

 

US State Department Fact Sheet on refugee admissions program is useful

 

UN Calculates 258 Million Global Migrants

 

Tucker Carlson throat-punched Dems with BRUTAL truth-tweet about illegal immigrants

 

DOJ Releases New Numbers: One-in-Five Federal Prisoners Are Foreign Born, Most Illegal Aliens

 

Report reveals 92 percent of foreign nationals in federal prisons are illegal immigrants

 

The 'Big Lie' Starts to Crumble as Feds Release Immigrant Crime Data

 

Steyn: We Weren't Told the Truth About Illegal Immigrant Crime Because of Political Correctness

 

Video Immigration Brief: Central American Economic Migration - Search for a better life is not grounds for asylum

 

Illegal immigrant found guilty in murder of family of five in San Francisco

 

Illegal Aliens Cash in on Tax Reform


Tax Bill Fails to Eliminate Tax Credits for Illegal Aliens

 

U.S. Pulls Out of Global Compact on Migration

 

Trump administration considering to separate families who illegally cross U.S.-Mexico border

The Trump administration is weighing splitting up immigrant families who cross the border illegally 

 

Dept. of Homeland Security Classifies Harrisburg Shooting as Act of Terror

 

Gov. Brown Challenges Trump Immigration Policy With Two Pardons

 

Return of the Deported Criminal Illegals - Jerry Brown’s pardons pave the way.

 

VIDEO: Legal and Illegal Aliens in the U.S. Are Disproportionately Dangerous Criminals

 

Report: 200 Middle East Nationals with ‘Mental Health’ Issues to Arrive in U.S. as Refugees Next Year

 

1.8 Million Immigrants Likely Arrived in 2016, Matching Highest Level in U.S. History - Numbers show 53 percent increase compared to low point in 2011

 

Cuomo Pardons 18 Illegal Immigrants Facing Deportation

 

The Privilege of Citizenship - What would change if citizenship was treated as a value to be earned?

 

Does anyone who applies for asylum truly need it anymore?

 

The Counterintuitive World of Immigration Enforcement

 

Get Minors Out of Immigration Court


Judicial Assault on Trump Admin. Immigration Actions Continues

 

Refugee Admissions Under the Trump Administration

 

Chinese Women Having Babies in Saipan to Obtain U.S. Birthright Citizenship

 

Donald Trump Sends Fewer Mexicans Home Despite Deportation Talk

 

Rubio: ‘Unrealistic’ not to expect permanent change in immigration enforcement

 

Mass Migration: Uninvited Guests

 

The one potential Census question that terrifies liberals

 

US longevity and illegal immigration

 

 

 

CHAIN MIGRATION

 

White House releases 'explosive' tally of green cards issued in 'chain migration'

 

Chain Migration and Assimilation

 

Alleged NYC Terrorist Got To US Through Chain Migration

 

Border watchdog targets CNN with new 'chain migration' ad - WATCH

 

Sen. Perdue: Ending Chain Migration a ‘Top Priority’ for Republicans

 

Debate intensifies over chain immigration after NY city terror attack

 

Yesterday’s NYC Islamic terror attack the result of chain migration; chain began with Diversity Visa Lottery

 

Immigration Brief: Chain Migration - The primary source of immigration to the U.S.

 

WH Launches Campaign to End Chain Migration

 

White House: ‘It’s Time to End Chain Migration’

 

Trump Calls for End to Visa Lottery and Chain Migration in National Security Strategy

 

DHS Plans To Scrap Work Permits For Spouses Of H-1B Visa Holders

 

Just Don’t Call It ‘Chain Migration’!

DHS: Suspects In Terror-Related Crimes Came To US Through Chain Migration

 

Chain migration a growing concern as U.S. immigrant levels hit record

 

EXCLUSIVE PROTEST VIDEOS, PHOTOS: ‘Intifada’ Dabah Almontaser and Yemeni Muslims Demands President Trump Submit, Keep Terror Chain Migration Program

 

Debunking Lies About Immigration and “Family Reunification” - Time to put the interests of American families first.

 

 

 

DACA - DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVAL MATTERS

 

DACA Is Not What the Democrats Say It Is. Here Are the Facts.

 

Senate Republicans Introduce A ‘Pro-American’ DACA Fix

 

Trump Supporters Should Be Skeptical Of The New DHS Chief

 

Pelosi: We're not leaving town without DACA fix

 

Senate GOP DACA plan follows long history of avoiding workplace enforcement

Do the DACA kids realize they've been used?

 

Legalizing ‘Dreamers’ would cost $26 billion: CBO - Dreamers would sponsor 80,000 more people in ‘chain migration’

 

CBO: Graham/Durbin Dream Act would add $26 billion to deficit

 

What border communities want and need in a Dream Act

 

Dems Back Down on DACA Demands

 

White House looking for a deal with Senate on DREAMers

 

The Democrats' DACA dilemma

 

The Supreme Court Just Made Trump’s DACA Defense A Little Easier

 

Immigrants feel betrayed by Democrats who promised Dream Act or government shutdown

 

Arizona DACA recipients released from DC jail after hunger strike

 

Victory! No Amnesty in CR -- See how your Senators Voted...

 

MAP: Nearly 200 Mayors Urge Congress to Include Dream Amnesty in Spending Bill

 

Trump Should Stick to His Guns on DACA Deal

 

President Trump Just Forced Democrats To Cave On DREAMER Amnesty

 

Supreme Court Rejects Lower Court Roadblock to Elimination of DACA Program

 

Rep. Scott Taylor of Virginia and the missing investigation - Congress should probe whether Virginia Republican threatened to blow up Numbers USA

 

Mr. President: No DACA, Build The Wall, or No Deal at All!

 

Trump To Dems: No DACA Without Wall And End To Chain Migration

 

Is amnesty for DREAMers worth it if we get a border wall?

 

Lowballing the Economic and Public Safety Costs of a 'Dreamers' Amnesty

Trump says no DACA bill without border wall funding

 

Trump draws line in the sand: No DACA without funding for the wall

Trump Administration Battles ACLU Over Abortions for Illegal Alien Teens

Deterring Illegal Immigration by Separating Parents and Children

 

Victory! No Amnesty in CR -- See how your Senators Voted...

 

 

 

ICE - IMMIGRATION CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT MATTERS

 

ICE's Top 5 for the week of Dec. 1

 

DHS Announces Progress in Enforcing Immigration Laws, Protecting Americans

 

Detentions spike, border arrests fall in Trump’s first year

 

How Trump turned tide of illegal immigration in first year: Border crossing hits 45-year low

 

Number of Refugees Into U.S. Drops 83 Percent Under Trump

 

ICE Chief: Trump Took 'Handcuffs off' and Now Border Crossings at 45-Year Low

 

6 plead guilty in South Texas to conspiracy to transporting illegal aliens

 

Last of 13 pleads guilty in South Texas to alien smuggling

 

ICE arrests 27 in western Michigan operation targeting criminal aliens, illegal re-entrants and immigration violators

 

ICE Takes Down 27 Illegal Immigrants In Michigan During Day-Long Operation

 

ICE arrests 22 in northern Kentucky during an operation targeting criminal aliens and immigration fugitives

 

For Trans Immigrants, The Road To Asylum Is Filled With Abuse and Frustration

ICE detains Mexican man after speaking to newspapers about girlfriend's deportation

 

ICE's Top 5 for the week of Dec. 8

 

ICE arrests 101 in New Jersey operation targeting criminal aliens, illegal re-entrants and immigration violators

 

ICE arrests 4 released after detainers ignored

 

ICE's 'Operation Raging Bull' nets 267 MS-13 arrests

 

Trump to MS-13: 'We Will Throw You the Hell Out of the Country'

 

DHS to hire 10,000 more ICE agents to stop illegal immigration

 

US Customs and Border Protection reports increase in unreported currency, cocaine seized in South Texas in fiscal year 2017

 

ICE's Top 5 for the week of December 15

 

Univ. of Minnesota, others, file lawsuit to block deportation of Somalis on aborted ICE flight

 

2017 Year in Review

 

ICE Accused of Hiding Details of Immigration Prison Locations

 

2 South Texas women charged with transporting 4 Mexican national minors into the US

 

 

 

SANCTUARY CITY / STATE MATTERS

 

Illegal Alien Who Shot Kate Steinle Found Not Guilty Of Murder

 

Kate Steinle’s Accused Killer Acquitted

 

Michael Savage goes nuclear over Steinle verdict: Arrest Nancy Pelosi, send federal troops into San Francisco — Video

 

‘So misguided’: CNN analyst Kirsten Powers says Steinle’s killing a ‘tragic accident’ exploited by Trump to stir up bigotry

 

Lawyer For Illegal Immigrant Who Got Off Murder Charge Has A Shocking Message For Trump

 

Kate Steinle and the Globalists

 

Mark Steyn Calls Kate Steinle Verdict a 'Miscarriage of Justice in the Profoundest Sense'

 

'Travesty of Justice': Trump Slams Kate Steinle Verdict, Blames Obama For 'Weakly Protected' Border

 

Kate Steinle's Father Reacts to Daughter's Alleged Killer Being Found Not Guilty — Gut-Wrenching

 

Feds Issue Arrest Warrant for Kate Steinle's Alleged Killer

 

DOJ files arrest warrant for illegal immigrant acquitted in Kate Steinle case

 

Steinle Verdict Reignites GOP Firestorm Over Sanctuary Cities, States

 

ALIPAC’s Reaction to the Acquittal of the Illegal Alien in Steinle Case

 

Dana Loesch: No Justice for Kate Steinle

 

Can We Pass Kate's Law Now?

 

No Justice for Kate Steinle - Illegal’s attorney says "not guilty" verdict is “all about immigrant rights.”

 

Sanctuary city politics killed Kate Steinle

 

The sanctuary state of Oregon finally convicts an illegal for horrific sex crimes, released after ignoring fed detainer request

 

Liberal Lingo: 'Sanctuary Cities' - The only people who get sanctuary in "sanctuary cities" are criminals

 

The Zarate verdict is an indictment of a failed leftist culture

 

The Kate Steinle Verdict Is The Right’s Zimmerman Trial

 

Jose Garcia Zarate Epitomizes America’s Broken Immigration System

 

Sanctuary city policies are ruining California — here’s why I left

 

'This Isn't the America I Grew Up In': Acting ICE Director Slams 'Ridiculous' Sanctuary City Policies

 

Understanding The Kate Steinle Verdict

 

DOJ Indicts Illegal Immigrant Acquitted of Murder in Kate Steinle Case

 

The Unintended Consequences of the Steinle Decision

 

Federal Grand Jury Indicts Steinle Killer

 

San Francisco Show Trial Sequel - “Great Left Hope” lawyer for Kate Steinle’s killer now wants gun possession charge tossed.

 

Gun Used in Kate Steinle Homicide: Facts, Distance, Richochet, Bullet

 

After Steinle verdict, rep unveils bill to imprison officials who shelter illegal immigrants

 

Sanctuary City SF Favors Wildlife Over Humans

 

‘No Justification Whatsoever’: Jeff Sessions BLASTS Baltimore For Helping MS-13

 

San Francisco Harbored Illegal Alien Now Found Guilty of Grisly Murders

 

City’s Illegal Alien Defense Fund Gives $17,500 to Terrorist Front Group

 

Deported Gangster in Murder Plot Worked in Colorado City that Wouldn’t Hire Police Chief for Backing Immigration Enforcement

 

Savor the irony: 3 sanctuary cities sue feds for lapses in adding names to gun background check database - How stupid do the Democrats running these big cities think we are? 

 

 

 

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT MATTERS

 

ALSO SEE ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

Tyson Foods changing America one town at a time; up next Humboldt, TN

 

Dramatic drop in number of refugees entering the US in first 2 months of fiscal year

 

Trump withdraws US from UN Compact on migration/refugees - "We will decide how best to control our borders and who will be allowed to enter our country."

 

Trump pulls U.S. out of United Nations Global Compact on Migration

 

US Tells The UN It Will Forge Its Own Path On Immigration

 

Arrogant Church World Service closes doors in Poughkeepsie

 

Israel ready to deport thousands to Africa, UN furious…

 

Australians blame US for ripping apart families in that “dumb deal”

 

We have admitted 130,000 Somalis to the US since 1983! Do we have any obligation to clean out Kenyan camps? NO!

 

See just how much Trump has slashed refugee resettlement in U.S. — the numbers are astounding

 

US Conference of Catholic Bishops not happy with the President

 

Politifact: There is no way to get at the true cost of resettling refugees in the US

 

Resettle Rohingya ‘refugees’ in Muslim countries where they can have a future

 

Plane with deportees lands in Africa and then returns to US without dropping off Somalis

 

Mormon church donates $5 million to nine federal refugee resettlement contractors

 

GAO says climate of “fear” in chicken plants where refugee workers are part of the workforce

 

Tanzania: UN and US open new processing center to move Congolese refugees to the US more expeditiously

 

International Rescue Committee joins Sesame Street in competition for $100 million grant

 

More on the “dumb deal” to relieve Australia of unwanted migrants

 

Pinterest doesn’t like RRW

 

Refugees joyful about going home!

 

Jewish refugee agency to begin closing resettlement sites

 

January 12th: next batch of Australian detainees headed to Any Town, USA

 

Another Jewish refugee program halted; special deal for Iranian minorities grinds to a halt

 

Refugee Resettlement: The High Cost of Good Intentions

 

Des Moines, Iowa: Resettlement agencies criticized for placing refugees where there is no transportation

 

If Liberals Really ‘Welcome Refugees,’ Why Aren’t Any In Their Neighborhoods?

 

Bowling Green, KY “stakeholder” meeting was informative

 

Jewish resettlement contractor in court today to try to stop Trump’s latest refugee restrictions

 

Small resettlement agencies will no longer resettle refugees and get federal funding

 

Flinders Street: 19 people injured after car 'deliberately' runs through tram stop

 

Aussies sending hundreds of 'mentally ill' Muslim migrants to U.S. - After car attack in Australia, more questions arise about 'dumb deal'

 

Report: 200 Middle East Nationals with ‘Mental Health’ Issues to Arrive in U.S. as Refugees Next Year

 

Al-Qaeda and ISIS won’t love us if we close more refugee offices—waaahhhh!

 

Rohingya Muslims need protection… from Rohingya Muslims

 

RRW: A decade in review!

 

Australia ignores the UN and the New York Times, selects more Christian refugees

 

Pittsburgh: Refugees placed in dangerous housing complex….

 

Residents fled gun violence at a Pittsburgh public housing project. But refugees are still moving in.

 

Refugee Council USA reports that refugee numbers are way down, yes, we know

 

 

 

VETTING/SCREENING OF IMMIGRANTS AND RESETTLED REFUGEES

 

Sweden child migrant tests 'reveal many adults' - A Swedish investigation into migrants claiming asylum as children suggests that three-quarters of those tested were over the age of 18.

 

Trump’s Enhanced Vetting Is Having A Huge Impact On Refugee Admissions

 

Obama’s Refugee Numbers ‘Overwhelm’ FBI Monitoring, Says AG Sessions

 

The Rohingya narrative driven by ‘human rights activists’ is a big lie

 

IRLI Files Public Comment on Enhanced Vetting of Visa Applicants with Possible Terrorist Ties

 

 

 

ILLEGAL DRUG, HUMAN TRAFFICKING AND RELATED MATTERS

 

VISIT CUSTOMS BORDER PROTECTION NEWSROOM MEDIA RELEASES – Their releases will no longer be individually listed here.  The borders are busy with LOTS of daily seizures and arrests, a fraction of the actual illegal crossings

 

SEE INSIGHT CRIME NEWS FOR LOTS MORE

 

Heroin in Soups and Lollipops: How Drug Cartels Evade Border Security

 

GRAPHIC: Seven Los Zetas Cartel Gunmen Killed in Mexican Border State Shootout

 

Colombia Thumbs its Nose at Trump’s Drug-War Threat

 

Obama allowed Hezbollah cocaine running into U.S. in quest for Iran nuke deal

 

New DEA Office to Combat Mexican Cartels, Drug Deaths in Appalachia

 

‘People here live in fear’: MS-13 menaces a community seven miles from the White House

No Sanctuary for MS-13

How the MS13 Got Its Foothold in Transnational Drug Trafficking

Previously deported member of MS-13 gang arrested in Southern Arizona

 

Praying for Death: Blood Sacrifice and Organized Crime in Latin America

Six bodies found hanged from bridges near Mexican tourist resort

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS TRANS-BORDER DEFENSE MATTERS

 

SEE INSIGHT CRIME NEWS FOR LOTS MORE

 

U.S., Foreign Leaders Warn of Terror Groups Converging With Organized Crime in Latin America

 

Mexico: Reject Internal Security Law

Being safe when traveling through Mexico for the holidays

 

Colombia Thumbs its Nose at Trump’s Drug-War Threat

 

Victims of Mexico Military Abuses Shudder at New Security Law  

Could an Amnesty in Mexico Reduce Violence?

A leftist president in Mexico?

 

Mexico’s New, Deadlier Crime Warlords

Mexico Profile

Mexican Cartels Execute Two Border State Police Chiefs in Week

New Agreement Between U.S. and Mexico to Fight Transnational Criminal Organizations

 

Mexican Journalist Executed While Watching Son’s Christmas Pageant

 

Exclusive: Anti-money laundering group blasts Mexico in draft report

 

Mexico’s drug trade hits home

 

Mexico Continues To Interfere With Immigration Enforcement Efforts

 

New Study Offers Insight Into Zeta Tyranny

 

Guatemala to move Embassy to Jerusalem

 

Agente fronterizo estadounidense es baleado desde el lado mexicano

 

Pese a Trump, Peña Nieto reitera protección de DH de migrantes - Afirma el presidente que su gobierno continuará defensa al acudir a organismos internacionales como la ONU; refrenda apoyo con red consular de México en Estados Unidos

 

Van más de 135 mil mexicanos repatriados por Trump - El titular de la CNDH indicó que, de ese total de connacionales repatriados, 123 mil 636 son hombres y 11 mil 854 mujeres; previó que esas cifras podrían aumentar en los próximos años

 

Mexico Marks 2017 as Bloodiest in 20 Years — Even with Incomplete Cartel Crime Statistics

 

Mexico’s New Internal Security Law Divides Opinions

Mexico makes permanent sweeping powers for military’s war on drugs

Mexico claims stronger U.S. ties in 2017 despite Trump's wall rhetoric

Mexico's 'Temixco Massacre' left 4 women and 2 children dead, raising questions about police tactics

 

Mexico Marks Deadliest Year in Modern History

Mexico Marks 2017 as Bloodiest in 20 Years Despite Incomplete Cartel Crime Statistics

Mexican Border State Police Chief Arrested for Protecting Cartel Leader

Mexican Cartel’s Financial Leader Arrested in Brazil

GRAPHIC: Cartel Gunmen Leave Beheaded Man near Cancun Beach Resort

 

 

 

VENEZUELA MATTERS

 

Venezuela's big oil purge: Auto-extinction of a socialist enterprise

 

Venezuela's Final Chapter

 

As Venezuela Collapses, Scores Of Children Are Dying Of Starvation–And The Government Is Trying To Hide It

 

Socialism is crushing and killing Venezuela's poor

 

Baltimore has Same Murder Rate as Venezuela

 

Venezuela's Maduro looking for a way out?

 

The grinch of socialism pays Venezuela a Christmas visit

 

Christmas in Venezuela: What It’s Like After Socialism Destroyed the Country

 

Venezuela: Out of gas, using dollars – and taking its first step to recover - As Venezuelans adopt the use of the U.S. dollar over their own toilet paper money, they are giving the finger to Hugo Chávez's and Nicolás Maduro's hated socialist regime. And they're buying their freedom. 

 

 

 

WEBSITES OF INTEREST

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SOUTHERN ARIZONA CATTLEMEN'S WEEKLY

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AZ BORDER DEFENDERS

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DESERT TACTICAL SOLUTIONS

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HUMAN AND DRUG TRAFFIC LAW ENFORCEMENT MATTERS

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OFFICE OF REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT

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REFUGEE PROCESSING CENTER

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BREITBART TEXAS

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FOX NEWS IMMIGRATION

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THE BORDER STATES OF AMERICA WITH NICK SEARCY

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DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION MUSEUM LECTURE SERIES

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SPLC Refs in Need2No Publications

 

 

 

SUGGESTED READING / VIEWING

 

THE RED-GREEN AXIS - Refugees, Immigration and the Agenda to Erase America

 

Refugee Resettlement and the Hijra to America

 

Articles about JPS Brown by Leo Banks: Tasty Serial and J.P.S. Brown's Last Stand

 

Wolves At Our Door a novel by J.P.S. Brown 

 

Review of 'Wolves at Our Door' by Jon Shumaker

 

Article about J.P.S. Brown by Richard Grant

 

Articles about J.P.S. Brown by Kathy McCrane

 

J.P.S. Brown on Facebook

 

The Unarmed Truth: My Fight to Blow the Whistle and Expose Fast and Furious

 

Collusion: How the Media Stole the 2012 Election---and How to Stop Them from Doing It in 2016

Disinformation: Former Spy Chief Reveals Secret Strategy for Undermining Freedom, Attacking Religion, and Promoting Terrorism

The Reapers Line - Life and Death on the Mexican Border by Lee Morgan II - Very enjoyable read, and highly recommended for LEOs.


SIXTY MILES OF BORDER: AN AMERICAN LAWMAN BATTLES DRUGS ON THE MEXICAN BORDER by Terry Kirkpatrick


The SHADOW CATCHER: A U.S. AGENT INFILTRATES MEXICO'S DEADLY CRIME CARTELS  by Hipolito Acosta

 

Beneath the Same Sky: An Interview with Author David Ramirez 

 

Life Inside the Bubble: Why a Top-Ranked Secret Service Agent Walked Away from It All

 

Raising a Jihadi Generation: Understanding the Muslim Brotherhood Movement in America – Largely for law enforcement at all levels.  Will open your eyes even more.

 

Clean House: Exposing Our Government's Secrets and Lies  -  Free copy download

See Pages 9-13 Re Reforming the Freedom of Information Act

See Pages 93-116 Re Fast and Furious

See pages 181-206 Re Immigration and Border Enforcement

See pages 222-226 Re Opening the Border to Terrorists

 

Fast and Furious: Barack Obama's Bloodiest Scandal and the Shameless Cover-Up

Katie Pavlich
Katie Pavlich Biography

 

Sun City Cell

 

The BORDER STATES of AMERICA with Nick Searcy

 

 

OTHER READING TO CONSIDER:

 

The Art of Intelligence: Lessons from a Life in the CIA’s Clandestine Service by Henry A. Crumpton

 

Hard Measures: How Aggressive CIA Actions After 9/11 Saved American Lives by Jose A. Rodriguez

 

The Devil We Know: Dealing with the New Iranian Superpower by Robert Baer

 

"Courting Disaster", How the CIA Kept America Safe (Regnery) by Marc Thiessen

 

No Easy Day by Mark Owen

 

2010 BOOK: Migra!: A History of the U.S. Border Patrol by Kelly Lytle Hernandez

 

Broken Borders, Broken Promises by Todd Staples

 

The Fence: National Security, Public Safety, and Illegal Immigration along the U.S.-Mexico Border – Robert Lee Meril

 

Border Insecurity – Why Big Money, Fences and Drones Aren’t Making Us SaferLongmire Consulting

 

Riding for the Lone Star: Frontier Cavalry and the Texas Way of War, 1822-1865, by Nathan Jennings

 

Articles & Blog Posts by Leo W. Banks

 

Eight Miles from the Line by Leo W. Banks

 

Double Wide by Leo W. Banks

 

Opiate Heroin Awareness Toolkit

 

 

 

BORDER WALL IMAGE LINKS

 

The Current State of the Border Fence

 

Photo Essays On the U.S.-Mexican Border

 

Here’s what the Mexico border wall looks like now

The Great Wall of America

Here’s What the U.S.-Mexico Border Actually Looks Like

Here’s What the U.S.-Mexico Border Looks Like Before Trump’s Wall

Images for Border wall

IN PICTURES: The U.S.-Mexico border as it stands now

A Border Wall Already Exists In Some Places. We Visited It.

The truth about America's border with Mexico

Border wall images

 

 

 

Defense is everyone’s business. 

 

At what cost, America, “Cheap” Labor, Plentiful Drugs and Votes?

 

What crosses the border from ALL OVER THE WORLD, ends UP HERE.

 

Truly informed legislators/citizens make informed and intelligent decisions.

 

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