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Border encounters surge, as migrants make repeated crossing attempts

A Border Patrol agent with a migrant who was caught near Naco in August 2020. Customs and Border Protection recorded almost 1.1 million border “encounters” in the first nine months of fiscal 2021, a potentially record-setting pace, but advocates there may be double-counting in those numbers. (Jerry Glaser/U.S. Customs and Border Protection via Cronkite News)

A Border Patrol agent with a migrant who was caught near Naco in August 2020. Customs and Border Protection recorded almost 1.1 million border “encounters” in the first nine months of fiscal 2021, a potentially record-setting pace, but advocates there may be double-counting in those numbers. (Jerry Glaser/U.S. Customs and Border Protection via Cronkite News)

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