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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 – 12/9/2016

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

 

 

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BORDER SECURITY MATTERS

 

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Hungary’s new border wall is working spectacularly well - several layers of razor-wire capable of delivering electric shocks, cameras, heat sensors and loud speakers ready to tell migrants they're about to break Hungarian law if they as much as touch the fence.

 

Look What Hungary did that Erased Their Illegal Immigration Problem Within Months

 

Feasibility of a Border Patrol Auxiliary - Volunteer civilian unit could be a force multiplier

 

'MINUTEMEN' 2017: CIVILIAN ARMY FLOATED TO GUARD U.S. BORDER - Boots on ground desperately needed to restore order

 

Fear and loathing on the southern border

 

‘Land that time forgot’

 

Trump 'very happy' with bill outlawing future border wall

 

Bill Funds Border Security -- in Libya, Ethiopia, Pakistan, Egypt...

 

Now hiring! Border Patrol steps-up recruiting efforts

 

At country fest and rodeo, border agency seeks more agents

 

DHS Uncovered More Than 60 Cross-Border Tunnels along Mexican Border Used for Smuggling - DHS also reports incursions by boat, ultralight aircraft

 

DHS Needs to Strengthen Efforts to Address Subterranean, Aerial, Maritime Smuggling

 

Efforts to prevent alternative methods of border crossing need better monitoring: GAO

 

US has not found 'one dollar' of drug lord El Chapo's assets, Mexican AG says

 

Word to American Rabbis: We Must Secure Our Borders - Radical Islam is here.  Where is the outcry from American Jews to "deliver" the French Jews currently fleeing religious persecution?

 

Trump signs bill outlawing border wall and expanding H-2B visas

 

How crossing the US-Mexico border became a crime

 

US Border Patrol Hiring Surge Could Increase Corruption

 

McSally bill to address staffing shortages along border approved by Committee

The Omnibust is far worse on border security than you think

 

Spending bill language omits border wall funding, sanctuary cities crackdown

 

United States Illegal Alien Crime Report

 

MS-13 Members Charged with Machete Attacks in U.S.A.

 

Arizona Border Counties Form Coalition to Protect Trade with Mexico

 

Illegal immigration across southwest border down 70 percent under Trump

 

Nearly 70 Mexican Border Tunnels Discovered in 5 Years

 

Make the Wall a Priority in Your Spending Bill

 

'If People Knew What Was Happening in Mexico, They'd Have Called for a Wall a Long Time Ago': Intelligence Source

 

First Piece of Border Wall Is in Place… Here’s the Best Part.

 

Lawmakers Pessimistic About Trump Border Wall Funding

 

US Report on Alternative Drug Smuggling Tactics Undermines Border Wall Logic

Texans Vow to Fight Rather Than Lose Land to Border Wall

 

Border Patrol agents accused of 'extreme hazing,' including assaulting new officers on 'rape table'

I-Team: Feds Investigate 'Rape Table,' Bombshell Hazing Allegations of Customs Officers at Newark Airport

Technology on the Border, Pt. 1

 

Sens. Johnson, McCaskill request information regarding assaults on law enforcement personnel

 

Mexican Border Apprehensions Hit 17-year Low

 

Environmentalists face uphill battle with proposed U.S.-Mexico border wall

 

Miami Herald: Without Wall, Illegal Immigrants Will ‘Use Same Tactics to Enter US’

 

Why Is Congress proposing to increase Customs and Border Protection corruption?

 

UPDATE: Tucson Sector Border Patrol Agents involved in shooting that injures one person

Border Patrol Checkpoint Shootout in Arizona

Tucson Border Patrol drugs bust

 

Why This Son of an Illegal Immigrant Became a Border Patrol Agent

 

CBP agents seize 159 pounds of cocaine, arrest three off Puerto Rican coast

 

Illegal Immigrants Caught Smuggling Nearly Half A Million In Heroin Across Border

 

Border walls may pose serious challenges to biodiversity, but smaller challenges to humans

 

Drug smuggling on the rise along the border as human smuggling drops

Illegal border crossings continue to drop, even as Trump ramps up anti-immigration enforcement

 

Tunnels at US-Mexico Border Show Smugglers’ Deep Commitment

 

EXCLUSIVE: Cartel Smugglers, Migrants Growing More Violent Against Border Patrol Agents

VIDEO: Border Patrol Agents Rappel onto Drug Smugglers

AMO and USBP catch smugglers

 

San Diego: Former CBP sentencing highlights corruption, disgrace in border agencies

 

Story of a Rogue Agent Clouds Efforts to Ease Border Patrol Expansion

 

Border Patrol Agent Sentenced to Five Years for Human Smuggling

 

Border detention in Southern AZ cost $2B in last decade, records show

 

Border Patrol Agent Died after Being Stabbed by Cartel Member, Says DHS Secretary Kelly

 

You think President Trump has problems with the media? ...Check this out

 

 

 

ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

Amid immigration setbacks, one Trump strategy seems to be working: Fear

 

ICE Makes Arrests Of 76 More Criminal Aliens In Florida, Puerto Rico

 

Seven key players for Trump on immigration

 

TRUMP ASSISTS VICTIMS OF CRIMINAL ALIENS - Finally, immigration policies that serve and protect Americans.

 

Rush to citizenship in southern Arizona

 

Paul Ryan Expands H-2B Blue-Collar Outsourcing Program for 2017

 

Refugee Alert: Measles Outbreak in Minnesota Continues to Spread

 

Muslim migrant jailed for hour-long HAMMER attack on wife he used for visa because dinner was late

 

Study: Muslim Migrants Become Less Integrated the Longer They Stay

 

Amnesty is Dead

 

ILLEGAL ALIEN DAY - The Left used May Day to push its open-borders agenda this year.

 

Los Angeles-area imposter attorney sentenced to prison in marriage fraud scheme

 

DHS announces launch of new office for victims of illegal immigrant crime

 

Department of Justice Releases New Statistics On Illegal Alien Population in U.S. Prisons

 

Mohammedan”Refugees” Reveal True Face of Islam: Are American (Western) Leaders Listening??

 

PENTAGON: TERRORISTS THREATENING TO CONTROL 40% OF AFGHANISTAN - So why is Congress OK’ing 2,500 more US visas for Afghan immigrants?

 

Report: Thousands of federal prisoners are foreigners - more than 90 percent of the 45,493 foreign-born prisoners currently incarcerated in federal prisons around the country are illegal aliens and that they account for 24 percent of all federal inmates – And YOU are paying for their keep.

 

140 Gang Members Get Rude Awakening When DOJ Says 'Enough's Enough' and Busts Them All in Mass Arrest

 

Pew: US has more immigrants than any country in the world

 

Homeland Security can’t keep up with more than 1 million immigrants who have overstayed visas

 

Nation’s visa security remains work in progress, feds tell U.S. House task force

5 Facts Every American Must Know About the Brutal MS-13 Gang

 

Somali Refugees Fleeing U.S. for Canada Because of Trump Crackdown

 

Trump has admitted 13,224 refugees since January 20th, 5,135 since supposed moratorium began

 

Can we call Minnesota Somali Measles outbreak an epidemic yet?

 

Measles Outbreak Prompts Outrage Against Anti-vaxers

 

Minnesota Dept of Health needs $5 million to fight infectious diseases in immigrant population

 

Emory University rewards law-breakers

 

Emory University to Pay 100% of Illegal Aliens' Financial Aid

 

In Beijing ballroom, Kushner family offers $500,000 ‘investor visa’ to wealthy Chinese - Reporters were asked to leave the the event because "this is not the story we want," a public relations worker said.

 

Charges Dropped Against Illegal Immigrants in Rockville Rape Case

 

Days After Winning Berkeley Leadership Award, Illegal Immigrant Student Calls For Celebrating Cinco De Mayo By ‘Beating The S*** Out Of White People’

 

Some visa applicants would be asked to provide five years’ worth of social media posts    

 

IG Report: DHS is Catching Less Than 1% of Visa Overstays

 

DOJ Releases New Report on Number of Incarcerated Aliens

 

99% Decline in Cuban Border Crossers in 2017

 

Individual states empowered to dole out guest-worker permits to foreigners under Senate bill

 

Two GOP Legislators Propose American Replacement Bill, Plus Amnesty

 

Here is a new one: Amid foreign worker shortage, businesses turn to local labor

 

GOP Lawmakers Propose Monster Visa Pilot Program/Amnesty Bill

 

Sen. Johnson Introduces Massive Guestworker Program Plus Amnesty

Illegal Immigrant Wanted for Machete Double Murder Deported

LA Immigration Activists’ Illegal Immigrant Mother To Be Deported

 

State Prosecutors Go Easy on Alien Criminals to Avert “Collateral Immigration Consequences”

Immigration From Mexico Grew Under NAFTA Trade Deal

Rewriting NAFTA has serious implications beyond just trade

 

PolitiFact: Trump’s correct to claim drop in immigration

 

Taxpayers FORCED to cover legal costs for illegal aliens

 

Report: ICE Has 27 Different Databases for Visa Overstays, Catches Only 0.4% - 'DHS could not account for all visa overstays'

 

Win Immigration Battle, or Lose in 2018

 

How Congress Should Reform America’s Green-Cards-For-Investors Program

 

Useful Idiots: American Workers Protesting Trump’s Immigration Policies - Demonstrating against one's own interests.

 

See SPLC Refs in Need2No Publications

 

MS-13 gang member with assault convictions removed to El Salvador

 

Immigrant who 'killed Boston doctors' has bank-robbing rapsheet -'Why wasn't this guy deported?' Outrage after convicted criminal allowed to stay in U.S.

 

DUI suspect that crashed into family returning from Disneyland deported 15 times before

 

ICE's top 5 for the week of May 5

 

ICE Conducts Largest Ever Anti-Gang Operation, Over 1,300 People Arrested

 

Trump travel-ban holdup won’t stop immigration crackdown, DHS says

 

Comey: FBI looking at 2,000 cases of US links to foreign terrorists, 300 are REFUGEES

 

FBI: Refugees Responsible for 15% of Terror-Related Investigations

 

Refugees Account for Shockingly High Number of Terrorism Investigations in the USA

 

IRLI Counsel Kris Kobach to Serve as Vice Chair of the Presidential Commission on Election Integrity - Protecting the Integrity and Transparency of Our Voting System

 

Temporary refugees sent $1.3 billion back to Haiti in 2015, expert tells Tucker

 

The Employment Situation of Immigrants and Natives - Those competing with H-2B visa holders hit the hardest

 

False Claims To US Citizenship - Far from a "victimless crime."

 

DHS data: Somalis slow to become naturalized citizens

 

Police: Three Illegal Aliens Kidnapped, Robbed Texas Attorney

 

HSI Returns to the Streets to Target Gangs

 

Domestic Violence Hotline: Immigration-Linked Calls Increase

 

ICE-led anti-gang campaign nets 1,378 arrests nationwide

Arizona is state with most arrests in the ICE-led gang surge

The undocumented immigrants deported under Trump

Second Round of Somalis Deported from U.S.

 

Far fewer refugees entering US – Sharp fall in illegal immigration from Mexico: officials

Illegal Alien Criminals Kill Freedom and Prosperity

 

Immigrants Oppose Illegal Immigration; Native-born Americans Shocked

 

Amnesty Activist: Immigration Law Enforcement Is ‘Destructive to Social Fabric’

 

Trump's Delay on DACA Repeal: Three Possible Reasons Why

 

The DREAMer narrative gets old

 

Sen. Cornyn’s ‘Lipstick’ Border Bill Provides Cover for 2017 Amnesty, Say Critics

 

State Attorneys to Police: Charge Criminal Aliens with Lesser Offenses to Avoid Deportation

 

ICE ERO immigration arrests climb nearly 40 percent compared to last year

 

39 charged in probe targeting gang-led meth and firearms trafficking rings

 

Poland standing firm: Will not take refugee “quota” they were previously assigned

 

Illegal Immigrants Get Rude Awakening in Recent Week with Record Arrests

 

Out of 40,000 Illegals Arrested by ICE Since January, 75 percent Are Convicted Criminals

 

It’s Official, Visa Overstays Biggest Immigration Problem in U.S.

 

Undocumented immigrant arrests up 20 percent in NJ; deportations up 30 percent

 

ICE: Nearly 600 illegals convicted of sex crimes released

 

Guest Commentary: 2 human wrongs do not make a human right

 

2016: How the MS13 Got Its Foothold in Transnational Drug Trafficking

Deported man's wife and friends rethink voting for Trump

 

ICE arrests under Trump jump 40 percent as border crossings drop

 

ICE ERO Immigration Arrests Climb nearly 40% in 100 Days (Multi-Images)

Illegal-alien Arrests Up Nearly 40 Percent Under Trump

100 Days of Significant ICE Operations

ICE Releases Updated List of Recalcitrant Countries

 

Mexico Deports More Hondurans Than The US Does

Mexican Smugglers Are Charging Up To Six Times More In The Trump Era

1,100 times more illegals in US than Mexico, 11 million vs. 10,000

 

Reps. Labrador, Goodlatte introduce bill to enhance immigration enforcement procedures

 

Reps. Goodlatte, Labrador: Immigration reform starts with US enforcing its own laws

 

Pew: More Foreign OPT Students Remaining in the U.S. to Work

 

Bipartisan Group of Senators Urge Trump Admin Not to Increase H-2B Visas

 

U.S. Yanks Scathing Report Blasting DHS for Catching Less than 1% of Visa Overstays

Another Group of Exploited Alien Workers Is Heard From – the Au Pairs

 

Report: Illegal Aliens Forego Food Stamps to Stay off Trump’s Radar

 

Draining the Swamp, or Wading in Ever Deeper?

 

Northwestern free-speech fight ensues after campus protesters shut down ICE representative's talk

 

Deportations of Africans up in 2016

 

Yes, Virginia, US refugees commit crimes

 

ICE's Top 5 for the week of May 19

 

Staggering number of visa overstays now biggest problem in illegal immigration - 740K illegal immigrants came legally but didn’t leave in time in 2016

 

U.S. Quietly Lifts Limit on Number of Refugees Allowed In

 

Trump quietly doubling number of refugees entering U.S.

 

Trump State Department opens the flood gates, refugee admissions will explode in coming weeks

 

At present rate of admissions, Trump FY17 refugee numbers will be in average range

 

Pipeline disruption? LA Times adds a bit more information to the Trump refugee admission reversal

 

Trump administration moves to expand H-2B visa program

 

Obama admin knew gang members were part of illegal immigrant surge

 

[Must read] Texas Sheriff sends America a POWERFUL wake-up call

 

Denver just tried to thwart ICE by reducing sentences for domestic violence

 

Multicultural Justice: Muslim Migrant Rapist Gets Reduced Sentence

 

26 law enforcement officers trained by ICE to enforce immigration law

 

Visas given to visitors from Arab countries down 30% under Trump

 

Brian of London Moment: Immigration – How Israel Does it Right

 

Poland Refuses Refugees… This Map Shows Epic Results

 

The Secret of Poland’s Anti-Terror Success

 

Poland Would Rather Take EU Sanctions Than Migrants

 

Poland’s Prime Minister Delivers Blistering Speech Slamming the EU for Being Soft on Terror

 

45,732 refugees admitted this fiscal year so far, 45% are Muslim

 

Homeland Security releases report on nonimmigrant entry/exist overstays for FY2016

Trump immigration database exposes crime victims' personal info, lawyers say


Texas immigration law 'more dangerous' than infamous Arizona bill, critics say

 

Feds Allowed Known Gang Members to Enter as Unaccompanied Minors; Status Now Unknown

Obama Admin. Knowingly Admitted At Least 16 MS-13 Gang Members into the U.S.

MS-13 Extorting Sanctuary City Businesses, Say Police

 

Detective: MS-13 Using Kids to ‘Bolster’ Ranks, ‘Commit Violent Crimes’

 

Soros Group Backs Plan Demanding Cali Landlords Rent to Illegal Immigrants

 

Locking the Revolving Door

 

Illegal immigration grew by 740,000 people in 2016 due to overstayed visas

Overstays Study Suggests Need to Overhaul the Foreign Student Program

Trump Budget Stops Cash Payments to Illegal Immigrants

Praising Trump on immigration

Trump Immigration Pick Targeted by Soros-backed Media

PolitiFact Texas: Going on the record with immigration claims

Outsourcing Firms Hit Hard under Trump’s ‘Hire American’ Agenda

 

Betraying Campaign Promise, Refugee Admissions Will Explode in Coming Weeks

 

Alien Invasion: Thousands of Foreigners Registered to Vote (and Voting) in Virginia

 

Fleeing Tyranny or Bringing it with Them?

 

 

 

SANCTUARY CITY / STATE MATTERS

 

CA Sheriff Hits Back at "Sanctuary State" Rhetoric by Showing Just Who Would be Protected

 

Baltimore: Immigration Status “Collateral Consequences” Considered in Prosecuting Crime

 

The Sanctuary Cities Decision Is A Bad Ruling About A Bad Policy, But Still Good Law

 

Sacramento Allocates Taxpayer Money to Fight Illegal Immigrant Deportations

 

County goes 'beyond sanctuary' with plan for tax-funded legal aid - Makes show of 'resistance' to Trump

 

Taxpayers FORCED to cover legal costs for illegal aliens

 

Allen West: What California is now using taxpayer money for completely BLOWS my mind…

 

Texas governor signs bill targeting sanctuary cities

 

Texas Hold ‘Em: Gov. Abbott signs ‘Sanctuary Ban’ law

 

Texas Governor Cracks Down on Sanctuary Cities With New Bill That Includes a Hefty Fine

 

Texas Governor Signs Toughest Sanctuary City Law in U.S.

 

Texas Gov. Abbott Signs Bill to Ban Sanctuary Cities on Facebook Live

 

Texas sends HUGE message to liberals - Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed a “sanctuary cities” ban that protects police officers who ask suspects if they are in the U.S. illegally — and threatens Democrat-stronghold sheriffs with jail if they don’t cooperate with federal immigration agents.

 

Top Honduran Official Predicts Exodus After Texas Enacts Anti-Sanctuary City Law

 

The ACLU to travelers: Maybe don’t go to Texas right now

 

ACLU accidentally proves banning Sanctuary Cities WORKS, issues ‘travel advisory’ for Texas

 

Democrats for Drunk Drivers - Sanctuary surge protects criminals, pillages taxpayers, and revives leftist lunacy of the 1980s.

 

What Happens to an Illegal Alien With a Stolen Police Rifle in a Stolen Car in Montgomery County, Maryland?

 

In Maryland County, A Sanctuary City Bill Was Torpedoed By Legal immigrants, Some Of Whom Supported Clinton

 

Sanctuary Bills in Maryland Faced a Surprise Foe: Legal Immigrants

 

Sanctuary City Releases Illegal Alien Who Brought a Stolen Police Rifle to School

 

Mexican government spends $250,000 in Sacramento to defend illegal aliens living here

 

Study Shows How Many Refugees Are Being Investigated For Terrorism – It’s TERRIFYING - 1 in every 6 investigations into terrorism in this country include refugees.

 

Donald Trump, Immigration Booster

 

Feds nab three Dreamers, 10 UAC in nationwide gang operation

 

US Report on Alternative Drug Smuggling Tactics Undermines Border Wall Logic

 

City's Human Relations Commission discusses sanctuary city status - TUCSON

 

Judicial Watch: Court Hearing on Monday, May 15, Regarding Taxpayer Lawsuit over San Francisco’s Sanctuary Policy

Anne Arundel County, Maryland to Join 287(g) Program

Gov. Greg Abbott Signs Bill Banning Sanctuary Jurisdictions in Texas

Lawsuit over sanctuary cities bill is just a matter of time, opponents say

CA Politician Directly Blames NRA for Mass Shootings, Yet Wants Sanctuary State

 

Trump budget would force sanctuary cities to comply with immigration laws

 

Trump Admin to Block Cities from Providing Sanctuary for Illegal Aliens

 

Judge protecting sanctuary cities using same trick to stop travel ban

 

Trump's order to restrict 'sanctuary cities' funding blocked by federal judge

Sessions says sanctuary cities risk losing DOJ, DHS grants

Justice Dept. Clarifies Sanctuary Jurisdiction Sanctions

Texas bill would punish police who do not comply with immigration enforcers

The small Texas city fighting to remain a ‘safe haven’ for immigrants

Sanctuary NYC Released Nearly 180 Criminal Illegal Aliens in 2017

San Francisco Creates Legal Office to Defend Illegal Immigrants From Deportation

 

 

 

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT MATTERS

 

ALSO SEE  ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

Tennessee Senator Corker wants refugee program back to ‘normal’ ASAP

 

Congress seeks to fund US Refugee Admissions Program as if Trump didn’t exist

 

At this point in the fiscal year, more refugees have entered US in FY2017 than in any of the previous ten years

 

If your city has low income housing (or a greedy meatpacker nearby!) you could get refugees

 

Another 50,000 wannabe migrants to US learned if they won the lottery to America this week

 

Muslim Refugees OUTRAGED After Arizona Finds Simple Way To Get Them Out Of The State

 

Ignoring history: 1,300 years brings us to the Islamization of Minnesota

 

Jeff Sessions’ Justice Department planning to ask for dismissal of TN refugee case; feds say they lack time to deal with it!

 

AP perpetuates myth that numbers of refugees arriving in the US under Trump are “plummeting!”

 

Charitable organizations which resettle refugees forced to raise private funds

 

Six Republican Senators question Trump refugee admissions, appear to want MORE refugees admitted to the US

 

Temporary Ebola ‘refugees’ to be sent back to Africa (maybe)

 

Ohio resettlement agency employee talks about his “clients”

 

Eritreans top list of Muslim ‘refugees’ entering the US this past week

 

Garden City, Kansas to become new poster-city for the joys of BIG MEAT-generated multiculturalism

 

Human Rights First and five refugee contractors/others oppose tightening US security

 

Muslims invade U.S. 'in the name of Allah' - Paul Nehlen: Americans collecting big cash from feds to help with 'migrant' influx

 

1,600 of Australia’s rejected migrants want to come to America in Obama “dumb” deal

 

Refugee industry wants Trump to admit 75,000 refugees this fiscal year, and another 75,000 in FY18

 

State Dept. Redacts Big Chunks of $22.8 Mil Contract to Resettle Muslim Refugees

 

U.S. Taxpayers Buying Refugees Pregnancy Tests, Board Games, Laptops

 

Australia dumb deal: If this is “extreme vetting” we are in deep trouble!

 

A heroine for our times: Trump should invite Polish Prime Minister to White House!

 

Stunning news: Trump State Department opens the flood gates, refugee admissions will explode in coming weeks

 

Burmese biter was headed for New Bern, NC; are we importing mentally ill in refugee program?

 

What not to tell the Canadian taxpayers about Syrian refugees

 

15,726 refugees admitted to US since Inauguration Day, see where they went

 

Fleeing Tyranny or Bringing it with Them?

 

HuffPo: Refugee processing pipeline being restarted, contractors optimistic

 

 

 

VETTING/SCREENING OF IMMIGRANTS AND RESETTLED REFUGEES

 

Technology Woes Hamper ICE Tracking of VISA Overstays

 

Experiment with terrorist rehab fails 1st U.S. test - 'De-radicalizing the jihadists doesn't work'

 

Study Shows How Many Refugees Are Being Investigated For Terrorism – It’s TERRIFYING - 1 in every 6 investigations into terrorism in this country include refugees.

 

Comey's BOMBSHELL reveal (just before he was fired!)

 

American Dream Turned into Foreign Nightmare for Murdered Doctors

 

Swedish Migration Agency criticized for grilling asylum seekers on their faith

 

US form used to screen immigrants doesn’t ask about ties to groups such as al-Qaeda or the Islamic State

 

US State Department continues its pattern of secrecy regarding refugee resettlement

 

Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society: Tell Congress we need more $$$ for refugees

 

Rep. Hurd introduces bills to strengthen visa screening procedures, identify suspected terrorists

 

 

 

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

 

Twenty-Eight Alleged Members of Mexican Drug Trafficking Organization Charged with Federal Drug Trafficking and International Money Laundering Offenses

 

Unauthorized Migration Is Worth Billions for LatAm Organized Crime

 

Mexican Drug Smugglers to Trump: Thanks!

 

Bad Hombre Crackdown: Sessions Ramps War on Drug Traffickers

Reflecting on Alien Prisoner Drug Offender Sentence Reductions

 

MS-13 ‘Leadership Council’ Arrested In Pre-Dawn Los Angeles Raid

 

2016: How the MS13 Got Its Foothold in Transnational Drug Trafficking

MS-13 Infiltrates Long Island through Obama's Unaccompanied Minor Program, Sheriff Says

 

Mexico, US to Improve Efforts on Fentanyl as Mexico Seizures Rise

 

DEA: Major Mexican Heroin Trafficking Organization Targeted

 

US Bank Admits Criminal Failure to Stop Money Laundering to Mexico


Drug warrior Jeff Sessions lets a megabank skate on laundering money into Mexico

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS TRANS-BORDER DEFENSE MATTERS

 

Mexico Versus Mexico: The Battle over Impunity

 

Debe EU a México más de 8 mil 935 hectáreas, destaca peritaje

 

VIDEO: Mexican Cartel Offers Rewards For Rivals’ Heads — Border City Issues Red Alert

 

Trump Border Plan Roiling Mexican Politics

 

Mexican Cartel Power Vacuum Spikes Terror in Border City

 

Mexico was second deadliest country in 2016

 

Mexicans Are Upset About Immigrants Bringing Crime To Their City

 

Brit holiday hotspot Mexico revealed as the world’s second deadliest country ahead of IRAQ and AFGHANISTAN - An arms race between rival organised crime groups and government forces has caused a spike in violence

 

'If People Knew What Was Happening in Mexico, They'd Have Called for a Wall a Long Time Ago': Intelligence Source

 

More Money, More Problems? Mexico Security Spending Jumps Amid Rising Violence

 

VIDEO: Mexican Cartel Gunmen Hold Prayer Meeting Before Carnage at TX Border

 

Sicarios in Reynosa Pray Before Going to War : VIDEO

 

A mom demanded justice for her daughter's death in Mexico. On Mexican Mother's Day, she was killed

Mexican Cartel Kills Activist Mom Searching for Mass Graves

 

Mexico may soon elect a leftist president — thanks to Trump

 

Mexico Prison Party Video Illustrates Lack of Control in Penitentiaries

 

Dr Mireles Valverde set to be released today after bail is paid by autodefensas Lawyer, Update FREED!

Dr. José Manuel Mireles Released From Prison This Morning

As Mexico combats fears about rising crime, a soldier is caught on tape carrying out an execution

Alleged killing by Mexican soldier jeopardizes security law

 

72 hours of crime on the San Diego-Tijuana border

 

Mexico Warns U.S. of Alternatives on Trade, Points to China

 

So, Mexicans Are Mad About Illegal Immigrant Crime in Their City

TWILIGHT ZONE: Mexicans Are Upset About Immigrants Bringing Crime To Their City

 

Mexico: Muslim stabs priest at the altar of Mexico City’s Metropolitan Cathedral

 

New Study Shows How Gun Control Has Not Slowed Violence in Mexico

 

Shootings, Kidnappings Mark 3rd Week of Mexican Border City Cartel Violence

Javier Valdez Cárdenas, Famed Narco Chronicler, Killed in Mexico

Weekly InSight: Can Mexico Protect Its Press from Violence and Corruption?

The other Mexico story

Mexican Consulate will host immigrants’ rights workshop in Heber

 

Weekly InSight: The Trump Card, How US Policies Shifts Could Impact LatAm Security

Gunmen Rob Busload of Federal Police Officers in Mexico

 

Many Haitians Choosing to Stay in Mexico


Borderland Beat Joins Other Journalist in Mourning and Remembering the Man, Javier Valdez

 

 

VENEZUELA MATTERS

 

Venezuela's Maduro hikes minimum wage amid rising protests

 

SOCIALIST-RUN VENEZUELA DESCENDS INTO CHAOS - Massive anti-government protests reach a tipping point.

 

Venezuela Gun Control , Is Anyone Really Surprised?

 

GRAPHIC VIDEO: Armored Vehicle Drives into Crowd of Protesters in Venezuela

 

Venezuela Is Starving

 

Venezuela: Trump administration calls for quick, peaceful conclusion to unrest

 

The Venezuelan Crisis is Due to Economic Ignorance

 

American media hiding socialism’s devastation of Venezuela

 

Venezuela Coming Undone: Maduro Wants New Constitution

 

Victims of Communism Memorial Group Tells Networks to Stop Whitewashing Crimes of Socialist Venezuela

 

Venezuela: Maduro Tells Trump To “get your pig hands out of here”

 

Venezuelan MLB Stars Speak Out Against Socialism's Ills

 

 

 

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SUGGESTED READING

 

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

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 Its Shameless Cover-Up

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

Katie Pavlich
Katie Pavlich Biography

 

 

 

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

 

Articles & Blog Posts by Leo W. Banks

 

Eight Miles from the Line by Leo W. Banks

 

Opiate Heroin Awareness Toolkit

 

 

 

BORDER WALL IMAGE LINKS

 

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

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

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

The Great Wall of America

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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