Border security

Mexican authorities probe reports of police shooting at U.S.-bound migrants

Mexican authorities are investigating reports that police shot at 17 migrants heading for the U.S. last week, killing a 19-year-old woman and wounding 2 men, local media report.

Details: People in police uniforms "opened fire" on the migrants from El Salvador near a checkpoint in Agua Dulce, Veracruz, before fleeing on Friday, Attorney General Jorge Winckler Ortiz told a news conference on Tuesday, according to the Washington Post.

Trump: ICE will begin removing millions of undocumented migrants soon

President Donald Trump talks to reporters as he leaves the White House April 05, 2019ashington, DC.
President Trump. Photo: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images

President Trump tweeted Monday night that Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) will begin deporting "millions" of undocumented migrants next week.