Thousands Of Migrants Gather In Del Rio As U.S. Closes Part Of Texas Border

U.S. Border Patrol agents stop migrants crossing the Rio Grande River near the Del Rio-Acuna Port of Entry in Del Rio, Texas, U.S., on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. U.S. officials plan to expel thousands of Haitian migrants that arrived at the small Texas city of Del Rio this week.

U.S. Border Patrol agents stop migrants crossing the Rio Grande in Del Rio on Sunday. Some mounted agents were videotaped charging and herding migrants attempting to cross the river. Credit: Eric Thayer / Bloomberg via Getty Images

U.S. Border Patrol agents stop migrants crossing the Rio Grande River near the Del Rio-Acuna Port of Entry in Del Rio, Texas, U.S., on Sunday, Sept. 19, 2021. U.S. officials plan to expel thousands of Haitian migrants that arrived at the small Texas city of Del Rio this week. Photographer: Eric Thayer/Bloomberg