A Miami University student in Ohio reports being the latest victim of nationwide extortion scams in which international students are threatened with deportation if they don't transfer thousands of dollars to illicit solicitors.
"Such caravans are the result of Congress's inexcusable failure to fully fund a needed physical barrier," DHS Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen said.
An internal Customs and Border Patrol report from February 2018 showed that all eight steel and concrete prototypes built under the president's direction could be breached.
"Thank God that wall wasn't there, and thank God there wasn't an administration like this or [Jesus] would too have perished," said Representative Luis Gutiérrez.
"DHS is committed to building wall and building wall quickly. We are not replacing short, outdated and ineffective wall with similar wall. Instead, under this President we are building a wall that is 30-feet high."
"I cite as an example the use of 'catch of the day,' which is appropriate for fish, or substances interdicted, but not in reference to people."
Department of Homeland Security spokesperson Tyler Houlton said citizens of countries outside Central America, including the Middle East, were "currently traveling through Mexico toward the U.S." but cited no proof.
The agents detained the jogger and sent her to the DHS-operated Tacoma Northwest Detention Center more than 124 miles away
DHS officials say the National Guard's support at the border has already led to more than 1,600 apprehensions.
City officials confirmed the FBI and DHS have been notified of the cyberattack.
He said the president has been unfairly attacked for his "both sides" comment.
For some users, hate speech dropped as much as 80 to 90 percent.
"As we saw in Charlottesville, this mission is more important than ever," George Selim said.
The security services made clear to Trump that the white supremacist movement posed a threat of violent attacks.