US Border Patrol agents on horseback try to stop Haitian migrants from entering an encampment on the banks of the Rio Grande in Del Rio, Texas, on Sunday. Photo: AFP
US Border Patrol agents on horseback try to stop Haitian migrants from entering an encampment on the banks of the Rio Grande in Del Rio, Texas, on Sunday. Photo: AFP

White House condemns ‘whipping’ of Haiti migrants by border guard on horseback

  • Mounted officers wearing cowboy hats have been trying to block migrants from crossing back and forth between Mexico and a sprawling camp in Texas
  • US authorities have moved to deport migrants back to Haiti on repatriation flights

Topic |   US immigration
US Border Patrol agents on horseback try to stop Haitian migrants from entering an encampment on the banks of the Rio Grande in Del Rio, Texas, on Sunday. Photo: AFP
US Border Patrol agents on horseback try to stop Haitian migrants from entering an encampment on the banks of the Rio Grande in Del Rio, Texas, on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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