Wednesday, February 21, 2024

These are the 10 agreements between Mexico and the US on migration

Mexico and the United States agreed to meet with Guatemala to talk about immigration, as well as to follow up on the governor’s anti-immigration action Texas, Greg Abbottamong other points, announced the chancellor Alicia Bárcena.

“It is recognized that the event is not an issue between Mexico and the United States alone, because the majority of migrants are from countries such as Colombia, Ecuador, Venezuela,” he added this Monday during the morning press conference. President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

The owner of Ministry of Foreign Affairs (SRE) He announced that a trilateral meeting will be held between the United States, Mexico and Guatemala, although the date has not yet been determined.

He also revealed that a bilateral meeting with the Secretary of State will be held at the end of this month. Security and Citizen Protection (SSPC), Rosa Icela Rodríguez, and the Attorney General’s Office (FGR) to talk about human trafficking networks.

These Are The 10 Agreements Between Mexico And The Us On Migration

According to the chancellor, 10 agreements were reached during the meeting:

  1. Homologize migration numbers from a unified panel with weekly updates;
  2. Hold a trilateral meeting (Mexico, Guatemala and the United States) in Guatemala as soon as possible;
  3. Define a parameter south of the 19th parallel to enter the CBP-One platform;
  4. Collaborate bilaterally and regionally to fight human trafficking and smuggling networks. A meeting was proposed in CDMX;
  5. Conduct an investigation into the SEDENA alert regarding Mexico’s seizure of weapons for the exclusive use of the US Army;
  6. Following up on the actions of Texas Governor Greg Abbott with the federal government of the United States and Mexico, strengthen the Mexican consular network in Texas with additional protection measures;
  7. The United States has reported that it has sanctioned Central American companies that transport irregular migrants. Due to the possibility of consenting to Mexican companies, it is agreed to exchange information and not proceed unilaterally;
  8. The completion of Otay II’s work was urged on the American side;
  9. Joint visit to Darién with Panamanian and Colombian authorities; and,
  10. Take care and issue prudent public statements and agreed preferences.

The chancellor assured that during the meeting “recognized the results of Mexico” to reduce the migratory flow “in half.”

According to Bárcena, since December 18, when they registered 12,428 migrants at the borderthis last number dropped to 6,751.

A follow-up meeting is scheduled for the end of February, explained the head of the SRE, who said that the two countries meet from time to time.

The delegations of both countries returned to Washington conversations about immigration which began at the end of last year due to the record number of irregular migrants crossing the common border.

These Are The 10 Agreements Between Mexico And The Us On Migration

With this meeting, the December 27 talks were continued, when the two delegations met urgently in Mexico City after the United States closed several border crossings due to the large number of migrant arrivals.

The meeting was attended by the Secretary of State of the United States, Anthony Blinken, the secretary of Homeland Security and the person in charge of immigration policy, Alexander Mayorkas; and the White House security adviser Elizabeth Sherwood-Randall.

With the Mexican Foreign Minister, the heads of Security, Rosa Icela Rodríguez; defense, Luis Crescent Sandoval; in Marina, Rafael Ojedaand on National Migration Institute, Francisco Garduño.

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