U.S. urges Haitians not to take the “dangerous road” to its border

The head of U.S. Department of Homeland Security said he is concerned that Haitians who are arriving in the U.S. "are receiving false information that the border is open or that Temporary Protected Status (TPS) is available."

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - The government insisted Monday (20) that migrants who arrive at the country's southern border illegally will be "returned" to their nations of origin after the massive crossing in recent days of more than 13,000 migrants, mainly from Haiti.

"If you come to the United States illegally, you will be sent back. Your journey will be unsuccessful and will endanger your life and the lives of your family," U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas told a press conference in Del Rio, Texas.

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