Soldiers stand guard to watch for passing migrants riding in public transportation in Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico. Photo: AP Photo

Experts warn US-Mexico immigration agreement will increase demand for human traffickers and smuggling

  • Researchers say that as the National Guard presence increases on the southern border, the business of human trafficking will only grow
  • Mexican and American authorities reached the agreement late Friday in the face of a US threat to levy five per cent tariffs on all Mexican imports
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Soldiers stand guard to watch for passing migrants riding in public transportation in Tapachula, Chiapas state, Mexico. Photo: AP Photo
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