The President of the United States has signed an immigration proclamation, which is an effective order that will help immigrants especially Mexicans from crossing into the country through the border and qualifying for asylum.
According to President Donald Trump, people have to come to the United States at points of entry which he revealed before leaving for Paris.
The plan, which invokes the same authority Trump used to justify his travel ban on citizens of several Muslim-majority nations, is likely to be quickly challenged in court.
The Trump administration lost a court bid on Thursday when a federal appeals court in California ruled that it must continue a program begun under former President Barack Obama that protects hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrants who were brought into the country as children, known as Dreamers.
Trump said the ruling on the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program was good news because now the administration can appeal the case to the U.S. Supreme Court.