VP Harris Tells Guatemalans Not to Come to the U.S.

‘Do not come’ — VP Harris told migrants to refrain from making the ‘dangerous trek’ to the United States-Mexico border during her first foreign trip. » Subscribe to NowThis: http://go.nowth.is/News_Subscribe » Sign up for our newsletter KnowThis to get the biggest stories of the day delivered straight to your inbox: https://go.nowth.is/KnowThis For more world news and U.S. politics, subscribe to NowThis News. #KamalaHarris #Guatemala #Migrants #Politics #News #NowThis This video "VP Harris Tells Guatemalans Not to Come to the U.S.", first appeared on https://nowthisnews.com/.

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KAMALA HARRIS: Do not come.


The goal of our work is to help Guatemalans find hope at home. At the same time, I want to be clear to folks in this region who are thinking about making that dangerous trek to the United States-Mexico border. Do not come. Do not come.

The United States will continue to enforce our laws and secure our border. There are legal methods by which migration can and should occur. But we, as one of our priorities, will discourage illegal migration. And I believe if you come to our border, you will be turned back.


So let's discourage our friends, our neighbors, our family members, from embarking on what is otherwise an extremely dangerous journey.


LESTER HOLT: Do you have any plans to visit the border?

KAMALA HARRIS: At some point. You know, we are going to the border. We've been to the border. So this whole-- this whole-- this whole thing about the border, we've been to the border. We've been to the border.

LESTER HOLT: You haven't been to the border.

KAMALA HARRIS: And I haven't been to Europe. And I mean, I don't-- I don't understand the point that you're making. I'm not discounting the importance of the border. Do not come. Do not come.

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