Feds Resettle 224K Border Crossers Across U.S. Every Half Decade

Article publisher: 
Breitbart
Article date: 
February 19, 2019
Article category: 
National News
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The number of “Unaccompanied Alien Children” (UACs) who have been resettled across the United States in the last half decade is nearly seven times the population of Beverly Hills, California — the state’s most elite zip code.

Since October 2013, the federal government has resettled about 224,000 UACs across the country — usually placing them in households with sponsors who are illegal aliens.

As Breitbart News has noted, the UAC program is prime for MS-13 gang recruitment, as about half of the UACs resettled every year are young men from Central American countries like Honduras, El Salvador, and Guatemala. Federal authorities say this demographic is the most likely to be recruited by the brutal gang....

Most recently, President Trump’s administration signed legislation that bans the Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents from deporting any illegal alien who has contact with a UAC that has been resettled in the U.S....