>> More government attorneys and immigration judges are on their way to the US/Mexico border, amid what the White House says is a surge in illegal immigrants trying to enter the country. US Attorney General Jeff Sessions made the announcement on Wednesday.>> We're sending a message worldwide, don't come illegally.
Make your claim to enter America in the lawful way, and wait your turn.>> The additional resources include 35 assistant US attorneys to prosecute illegal entries, and 18 immigration judges to process asylum claims. Sessions said the extra judges represent a 50% increase. The order comes as dozens of Hondurans, Guatemalans, and Salvadorans are camped out at the US port of entry at in Tijuana Mexico.
The group of migrants traveled in a caravan across Mexico to seek asylum in the United States. So far, caravan organizers say at least 74 of the migrants have crossed into the US