December 9, 2022
New York declares a state of emergency after the arrival of thousands of immigrants

New York declares a state of emergency after the arrival of thousands of immigrants

Aliens entering the southern border of the United States; Since April, 19,000 people have arrived in the country’s largest city

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city ​​mayor New YorkEric Adams declares a state of emergency in the largest city in the world United State This Friday, 7. Work will be in response to thousands of immigrants who arrived in the city in the last months from the southern border of the country and who strain the city’s shelter system. The local government expects to spend US$1 billion to manage the influx of asylum seekers. More than 17,000 immigrants have arrived in New York since April. According to Adams, since the beginning of September, there have been an average of five to six buses per day, and on Thursday, 6 buses, there were nine. “While our sympathies are limitless, our resources are not,” said Adams, who has sought government support. With the declaration of an emergency, local agencies will be faster to coordinate responses to the situation.