PressTV-Trump threatens to ‘permanently’ shut Mexico border

President Donald Trump has called on Mexico to deport Central American migrants attempting to reach the United States, while threatening to “permanently” shut down the southern border.

Repeating his claim that many of the migrants are “stone cold criminals,” Trump demanded Monday that Mexico send the migrants back to countries such as Guatemala and Honduras by airplane, bus, or “anyway you want.”

The tweet comes amid tensions at the southern border where US Customs and Border Protection officials fired tear gas on hundreds of migrants near San Diego on Sunday.

The clashes prompted US officials to close the San…

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