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Trump threatens Mexico with increasing tariffs if illegal immigration is not stopped

Friday, May 31st 2019 - 09:50 UTC
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President Donald Trump said on Thursday the United States will impose a 5% tariff on all goods coming from Mexico starting on Jun 10 until illegal immigration across the southern border is stopped. Read full article

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  • DemonTree

    The US has failed for 50 years to stop illegal immigration and Trump expects Mexico to do it in 5 months? Totally reasonable!

    May 31st, 2019 - 05:41 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
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    @DemonTree

    REF: increasing tariffs

    Maybe, it's cheaper to tax than building a wall which Mexico was going to pay for? Not a bad idea!

    Jun 01st, 2019 - 09:26 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • chronic

    MAGA's just teasing.

    Everyone knows that he wouldn't actually affix a tariff as a prelude to finally closing the border.

    Jun 01st, 2019 - 08:08 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
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    @chronic

    REF: MAGA's just teasing.

    Of course; he is NOT! THIS time, he is VERY serious!
    https://tallbloke.files.wordpress.com/2016/06/trump-clown.jpg

    Jun 02nd, 2019 - 03:44 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • chronic

    Here's Mexico:

    Farmer's in Heliodoro Castillo are holding soldiers and police hostage.

    The reason?

    El Presidente won't fulfill the election promise that he made to them in exchange for their votes.

    The promise?

    Supply them with free fertilizer for their crop.

    Their crop: poppies.

    Lol.

    Mexico

    Jun 03rd, 2019 - 12:14 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
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    - Can illegal immigration stop?
    - Will illegal Trade/Trafficking Ever Stop?

    Jun 04th, 2019 - 01:40 pm - Link - Report abuse +1
  • chronic

    A partition (dmz+fence) at Coatzacoalcos would be an interesting exercise.

    Jun 04th, 2019 - 03:02 pm - Link - Report abuse -1
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    REF: “Trump threatens Mexico”:

    He is being very Cruel+Unfair to the traffickers! As a result; he'll lose all of his admirers from South America; even if the Drug-Exports to the USA continue to increase!

    Jun 08th, 2019 - 09:59 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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