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Biden administration speeds up deportation flights for Haitians in growing Texas migrant camp

The situation in Del Rio spiraled this week as more than 15,000 migrants, many of them from Haiti, arrived at the border in recent days, settling in a makeshift camp as they waited for CBP agents to process their petitions to stay in the U.S.

by Lomi Kriel, The Texas Tribune and ProPublica, and Uriel J. García, The Texas Tribune
Makeshift shelters at a temporary migrant camp under the international bridge in Del Rio on Sept. 17, 2021.

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