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News links for 3-1-2020 to 3-31-2020

 

Last updated through 202004011337 Z

 

 

Note:  9/2019 - 2/2020 are being added to with historical data, while current data is added to this monthly collection.

 

 

CHINA TRAVEL ADVISORY

NETHERLANDS TRAVEL ADVISORY

SUMMARY OF TERRORISM THREATS TO THE U.S. HOMELAND - 5/9/2018

Playa del Carmen: Mexico Travel Alert Issued By U.S.
10 travel safety tips you can learn from the CIA

State Dept closes Mexican consulate, warns Americans in Yucatan area

Mexico: Where More Americans Are Murdered Than In All Other Foreign Countries Combined

Why the U.S. Considers Parts of Mexico as Dangerous as Syria, Somalia
Latin America Security Warnings for US Travelers Point to Flawed Policies
Full Detailed State Department Mexico Travel Advisory and travel tips

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

“NO-GO Zones” update - 6/1/2019

 

See FoxNews for late-breaking news.

 

Also visit Since Last SELF-DEFENSE NEWS WATCH and Since_Last_ISLAMIC_STATE_NEWS_WATCH for related information.

 

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For reasons of national defense, some news articles will not appear in this News Watch.

 

 

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FOX NEWS

FOX NEWS - IMMIGRATION

 

 

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JIHAD WATCH --- WARNING - HORRIBLE SITUATIONS REPORTED.

GELLER REPORT --- WARNING - HORRIBLE SITUATIONS REPORTED.

AMERICAN THINKER - IMPORTANT READING EVERY DAY.

FRONTPAGE MAG - IMPORTANT READING EVERY BUSINESS DAY.

TOWNHALL

LIFE NEWS

ACCURACY IN MEDIA

INDEPENDENT JOURNAL REVIEW

CENTER FOR SECURITY POLICY

CENTER FOR IMMIGRATION STUDIES

BREITBART - BORDER CARTEL CHRONICLES

BREITBART

PJ MEDIA

 

WORLD NEWS DAILY

ACCURACY IN MEDIA

BLAZE, THE

THE HORN NEWS

NUMBERSUSA

TRUTH REVOLT

DAILY SIGNAL, THE

PJ MEDIA

CAPITAL RESEARCH CENTER

DR RICH SWIER

ICE NEWSROOM

IN HOMELAND SECURITY

HOMELAND PREPAREDNESS NEWS

HOMELAND SECURITY NEWS WIRE

HOMELAND SECURITY TODAY

INSIGHT CRIME

BORDERLAND BEAT

COUNTER JIHAD

COUNTER JIHAD REPORT, THE

NEW AMERICAN, THE

AMERICAN BORDER PATROL

BLOG DEL NARCO

FOX NEWS/IMMIGRATION

FEDERATION FOR AMERICAN IMMIGRATION REFORM

MIDWEST COALITION TO REDUCE IMMIGRATION

UNITED STATES ILLEGAL ALIEN CRIME REPORT

ALIPAC

BLOG DEL NARCO (ENGLISH)

JUDICIAL WATCH: CORRUPTION CHRONICLES

TERROR TIMES BULLETIN

INFOWARS

JUDICIAL WATCH
CBP WEBSITE
ICE WEBSITE
ICE MOST WANTED LIST

 

OTHER NEWS ITEMS ARE LISTED BELOW.

 

 

 

BORDER SECURITY MATTERS

     See BORDER WALL IMAGE LINKS at the bottom of this News Watch

     Includes government shutdown, startup matters    

     Also see Since Last Self-Defense News Watch - Illegal Drug and Related Matters

 

Border Patrol in New York arrest nine in multiple events during busy weekend

 

Muslim from Bangladesh conspired to smuggle other Bangladeshi Muslims into US from Mexico

 

Bangladeshi National Pleads Guilty to Conspiracy to Bring Aliens to the United States

 

Trump Keeps Promise To Defend Border, Now Deploying US Troops in Anticipation of Surge of Illegals

 

Trump Admin Is Making Huge Progress Against Illegal Immigration

 

Corona-Virus Preparation: is our Government Prepared for the Border Swarm?

 

Chinese Illegal Aliens Turned Back at US Border; ACLU Fights for Them in Court

 

Trump keeps promise to defend border, deploys troops in anticipation of surge of illegals

 

CBP Rochester Uncovers a Royal Hoax

 

Study shows average refugee entering U.S. costs taxpayers $60,000

 

Calexico CBP Officers Find Man Hidden in Rear Seat of a Car

 

Hundreds of Chinese migrants detained at US border amid coronavirus-tied travel ban

 

CBP Officers Seize Fake COVID-19 Test Kits at LAX

 

After U.S. virus outbreak, Mexico suddenly wants border security

 

Border Patrol Discovers 42 Smuggled Immigrants

 

Trump Announces Major Border Closure

 

Coronavirus and the southern border

 

Illegal U.S. border crossings down by half under coronavirus shutdown

 

Why Bangladeshi Migrants Illegally Entering the U.S. Pose a Security Risk

 

Costa Rica and Panama Loosen Border for Thousands of U.S.-Bound Migrants

 

DHS: More than 40 miles of border wall constructed since coronavirus outbreak began

 

San Diego Tunnel Task Force uncovers sophisticated cross-border drug tunnel under the U.S./Mexico border

 

TRUMP’S WALL: Shhh, don’t tell the media, but the great southern border wall is well on its way to completion

 

 

 

ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS (z1)

     DACA news links are in special DACA MATTERS category below

 

CBP Officers in Louisville Seize Hundreds of Counterfeit IDs

 

As Human Smuggling Trends Continue Border Patrol Vigilance Intercepts a Large Human Smuggling Attempt

 

Why unity, NOT diversity, is Japan’s greatest strength

 

Illegals won't get coronavirus rebate check ... and AOC is mad!

 

 

 

DACA - DEFERRED ACTION FOR CHILDHOOD ARRIVAL MATTERS (z2)

 

 

 

ICE - IMMIGRATION AND CUSTOMS ENFORCEMENT MATTERS

     Also see Sanctuary City / State Matters

 

ICE Boston arrests Zimbabwean national indicted for rape

 

ICE arrests Ecuadorian national released from NYC custody with an active detainer

 

ICE says it will take 140 years to deport illegals from border surge

 

ICE chief scorches Chicago mayor for glib response to latest sanctuary city horror crime

 

ICE's #FridayFive | March 13, 2020

 

ICE Homeland Security Investigations special agents make MS-13 arrests

 

Numbers Show Massive Number of Murderers Arrested by ICE

 

Pressure on ICE to Release Detained Illegal Aliens; First Case of Alien with Coronavirus is in NJ

 

After Mexican Illegal in ICE Custody Tests Positive for Coronavirus, Activists Demand Releasing All Illegals

 

ICE Guidance on COVID-19

 

Trudeau Government Asks US To Not Deport Illegal Migrants Refused Entry To Canada

 

Tom Homan: Coronavirus shouldn’t force ICE to release detained illegal immigrants

 

ICE is using its deportation flights to rescue Americans stuck abroad

 

MICHIGAN: CAIR complains that ICE (Immigration and Customs Enforcement) is targeting illegal aliens in the Muslim ghetto of Hamtramck

 

 

 

SANCTUARY CITY / STATE MATTERS

     Also see ICE - Immigration Customs Enforcement Matters

 

The Washington Post's Hypocrisy On Sanctuary Cities

 

TRUMP GOES NUCLEAR on sanctuary cities; Democrats suffer major meltdown

 

ICE chief scorches Chicago mayor for glib response to latest sanctuary city horror crime

 

 

 

REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT MATTERS

     ALSO SEE ILLEGAL AND LEGAL IMMIGRATION, VISA AND AMNESTY MATTERS

 

The Fiscal Impact of Refugee Resettlement - No Free Lunch for Taxpayers

 

Refugees Are Being Resettled Despite the Coronavirus Outbreak - More than 3,000 resettled since late January, when pandemic task force was created

 

 

 

VETTING/SCREENING OF IMMIGRANTS AND RESETTLED REFUGEES

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

MISCELLANEOUS TRANS-BORDER DEFENSE MATTERS (z3)

     SEE INSIGHT CRIME NEWS FOR LOTS MORE

 

Nicolás Maduro Moros and 14 Current and Former Venezuelan Officials Charged with Narco-Terrorism, Corruption, Drug Trafficking and Other Criminal Charges - Maduro and other high-ranking Venezuelan officials allegedly partnered with the FARC to use cocaine as a weapon to “flood” the United States

 

 

 

VENEZUELA MATTERS (z4)

 

Venezuela President’s Drug Trafficking Exploits Detailed in US Indictment

 

Coronavirus Lays Bare Faultlines of Latin American Prisons

 

 

 

CUBA MATTERS (z5)

 

 

 

WEBSITES OF INTEREST

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IMMIGRATION DATA PORTAL

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JIHAD INTEL

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BORDER SECURITY EXPO

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BORDER TECHNOLOGY, INC.

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CRISIS NOW - James Simpson articles

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CENTER FOR SECURITY POLICY

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NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC BORDER WARS

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MEXIDATA

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SECURE BORDER INTELLIGENCE
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THE REMEMBERANCE PROJECT

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SOUTHERN ARIZONA NEWS-EXAMINER

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WELCOME TO THE DARK SIDE OF ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION

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NATIONAL ASSOCIATION of FORMER BORDER PATROL OFFICERS
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SOUTHERN ARIZONA CATTLEMEN'S WEEKLY

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SELECTED BORDER NEWS & FAST AND FURIOUS POSTINGS ON SACPA WEBSITE

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AZ BORDER DEFENDERS

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DESERT TACTICAL SOLUTIONS

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AMERICAN BORDER PATROL

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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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REFUGEE RESETTLEMENT WATCH

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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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DRUG ENFORCEMENT ADMINISTRATION MUSEUM EDUCATION RESOURCES

 

CBP Live

 

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NEED2NO

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SPLC Refs in Need2No Publications

 

 

 

SUGGESTED READING / VIEWING

 

THE RED-GREEN AXIS VERSION 1 - Refugees, Immigration and the Agenda to Erase America

 

THE RED-GREEN AXIS - VERSION 2 - An Existential Threat to America and the World

 

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

 

     RESETTLING REFUGEES:

RESETTLING REFUGEES - AN INTERNATIONAL AGENDA

RESETTLING REFUGEES - WHO’S COMING TO AMERICA?

RESETTLING REFUGEES - SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC COSTS

 

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

 

Snitch

 

American Made

 

Barry Seal: The real-life story behind Tom Cruise's character in American Made

 

 

 

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

 

I Was a Border Patrol Agent — Until the Horror Made Me Quit

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

 

 

 

LIVE FROM COCHISE CO., AZ AND THE SOUTHERN BORDER

 

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | A wrap-up conversation Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Conservationist Diana Hadley Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Rancher Ed Ashurst Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | New Mexico Rancher Erica Valdez Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Rancher Kelly Glenn-Kimbro Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Rancher John Ladd Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Cochise County Sheriff Mark Dannels Friday, February 23

LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Veterinarian Gary Thrasher
LIVE from Cochise County, AZ, and the southern border | Ranchers Fred & Peggy Davis 

 

 

 

BORDER TOUR VIDEOS: DISCUSSION OF BORDER SECURITY FROM SOUTH TEXAS

 

2014: History of Mexico: 1
2014: History of Mexico: 2
2014: History of Mexico: 3
2014: History of Mexico: 4

 

 

 

MEXICAN CARTEL GROUPS (EXCERPTED FROM INSIGHT CRIME)

 

Sinaloa Cartel
Knights Templar
Juarez Cartel
Tijuana Cartel
Gulf Cartel
Familia Michoacana
Jalisco Cartel – New Generation (CJNG)
Guerreros Unidos

 

 

 

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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