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Border authorities fear immigration action might spark second 'surge'
Border authorities fear immigration action might spark second 'surge'

Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson warned would-be migrants Friday that President Obama’s action to defer deportations was not an endorsement of illegal immigration, and he pledged to beef up already tight security on the U.S.-Mexico border. “Unless you qualify for some form of humanitarian relief, for asylum, we will send you back,” Johnson said as he stood outside the Border Patrol station here. “A recent arrival is a priority for removal, and again I want to stress that, because there should not be any misunderstanding or misinformation about our new policies: Our new policies are not for those who are recently here illegally or who are contemplating...

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