The Trump administration has expanded a program that expeditiously reviews and processes asylum claims, which can also lead to the quick repatriation of migrants back to their home countries.

Customs and Border Protection (CBP) confirmed to the Daily Caller News Foundation on Tuesday that it has expanded Prompt Asylum Claim Review to the Rio Grande Valley region — an area in southern Texas that experiences extremely high levels of illegal immigration and Border Patrol activity. Extension of the program was first reported by CBS News.



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