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Mexico, others dismayed by delay for Obama immigration measures
Mexico, others dismayed by delay for Obama immigration measures

Mexico and Central America, the regions whose citizens would most benefit from President Obama’s executive actions on immigration, reacted with dismay and confusion to this week’s court-ordered delay of the measures. The governments of Mexico, Guatemala and Honduras said they profoundly regretted the court decision that, at least temporarily, blocks efforts by millions of Mexicans and Central Americans to remain in the United States legally. A federal judge in Texas issued the injunction Monday, putting on hold a program Obama announced in November that would defer deportation for millions of immigrants. It came two days before U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services was to...

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