Mexico Condemns the Irresponsible Use of Border Security for Political
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
The Mexican government reiterates its strongest repudiation and condemnation
of the deployment of the first soldiers of the Texas National Guard, announced (September 10) by the Office of Governor Rick
that it is irresponsible to manipulate the current state of border security for political purposes. It reiterates that immigration
must be addressed from a comprehensive and regional perspective, with a mid-term vision and with shared responsibility, to
ensure peace, inclusion and prosperity in the region.
measure taken unilaterally by the Texas government is clearly erroneous and does not contribute to the efforts being made
by our countries to create a secure border and a solution to the issue of immigration. It does not contribute to bringing
our societies closer together and it opposes the principles and values by which Mexico and the United States govern their
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