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Washington Post published this video item, entitled “DHS secretary combats criticism on handling surge of migrants at U.S.-Mexico border” – below is their description.
President Biden’s Homeland Security secretary reiterated the administration’s plea to migrants to stay in their home country amid a surge on the border on March 21. Read more: https://wapo.st/2QrUCcZ. Subscribe to The Washington Post on YouTube: https://wapo.st/2QOdcqK
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In This Story: Mexico
Mexico became an independent nation state after the successful Mexican War of Independence against Spain in 1821.
Mexico is a developing country, but has the world’s 15th-largest economy by nominal GDP and the 11th-largest by PPP, with the United States being its largest economic partner. Since 2006, a conflict between the government and drug trafficking syndicates has led to over 120,000 deaths.
Mexico receives a significant number of tourists every year; in 2018, it was the 6th most-visited country in the world, with 39 million international arrivals.