Chinese migrants make multi-country trek to enter US illegally: Has it gone too far?

By Daniel Walker | March 30, 2024

Multiple countries

Chinese individuals are increasingly arriving at the southern border of the United States in unprecedented numbers, contributing to a global-scale migration crisis. 
 

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These migrants are traversing through multiple countries to reach their destination. 
 

Fiscal year

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In the current federal fiscal year of 2024, which commenced on October 1, 2023, over 22,000 encounters with Chinese nationals have been recorded at the southern border.