del rio international bridge

Governor Abbott announces intention to appeal FEMA denial

Denial of Texas' Federal Emergency Declaration in response to border crisis

AUSTIN, Texas - On Wednesday, Sept. 29, Governor Greg Abbott announced the State of Texas will appeal FEMA's denial of Texas' Federal Emergency Declaration request. Texas' request is a result of the escalating crisis at the Texas-Mexico border. Earlier on…

Nearly 4,600 Haitians have been expelled from the U.S.

DHS says these migrants have been expelled since September 19

itlOriginally Published: 29 SEP 21 11:36 ET By Priscilla Alvarez, CNN (CNN) -- Approximately 4,600 Haitians have been removed from the United States on repatriation flights from Texas to Haiti since September 19, a Homeland Security spokesperson told CNN on…

Last remaining migrants depart Del Rio camp

Here are the details

Originally Published: 24 SEP 21 12:58 ET Updated: 24 SEP 21 14:54 ET By Josh Campbell and Conor Powell, CNN (CNN) -- After several days of living in squalid conditions under the Del Rio International Bridge, the last remaining migrants…

Governor Abbott held press conference in Del Rio

Governor Abbott: Texas will continue surging state resources to secure the broder

AUSTIN, Texas – On Tuesday, Sept. 21, Governor Abbott held a press conference in Del Rio. During the conference, the Governor vowed to continue growing state resources to…

DHS releasing some Haitians into U.S.

Despite claims they would be immediately expelled

Originally Published: 22 SEP 21 09:18 ET Updated: 22 SEP 21 10:18 ET By Priscilla Alvarez and Rosa Flores, CNN (CNN) -- The Department of Homeland Security is releasing some Haitians into the United States, despite repeated claims that they…

Thousands of migrants held in squalor under Texas bridge

Including families, pregnant women and babies

Originally Published: 17 SEP 21 17:48 ET By Rosa Flores and Ray Sanchez, CNN (CNN) -- Roselini Villasmil broke down Friday as she recalled the squalid conditions under a bridge in the Texas border town of Del Rio, where more…