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RT published this video item, entitled “Two terror suspects detained on US-Mexico border amid looming migrant crisis” – below is their description.
The two Yemeni men, who were on a US terror watchlist, were detained on the southern border. The Border Protection Agency detailed the arrest in a news release that was deleted from the department’s website shortly after being published. The number of people on the FBI’s watchlist who have been arrested trying to enter the US is so far unknown.
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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.