BREAKING: Trump Warns Mexico “Do What Must be Done” to Stop Border Crisis

On Friday, President Trump doubled down on his demands that the Mexican government take further steps to address the surging numbers of Central American migrants illegally entering the US.

“Mexico has taken advantage of the United States for decades,” said Trump, who blamed Democrats and exploited immigration laws, noting that Mexico “can easily fix this problem.”

“Time for them to finally do what must be done!” asserted Trump, who announced tariffs against Mexico the previous day, coming in direct response to the continued flow of illegal immigrations into the country.

Taking to social media, the president touted the new tariffs, demanding “Mexico must take back their country from the drug lords and cartels,” while detailing the staggering blow that the illegal drug trade has posed to the US.

Pointing to the shocking number of Americans who have died from the drug trade within the past year alone, Trump stated “This has gone on for many years, [and] nothing has been done about it,” later adding, “It’s time!”