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Trump threatens 'entire' closure of US border with Mexico

Trump threatens 'entire' closure of US border with Mexico

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President Trump says he will close the US border with Mexico "entirely" if the "obstructionist Democrats" continue to oppose funding for the wall he wants to build between the two countries. In a series of angry tweets, he also criticised the "ridiculous immigration laws that our country is saddled with" and wrote that "Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador are doing nothing for the United States but taking our money".In addition, he floated the idea of withdrawing from NAFTA, an agreement which led to free trade between the US, Canada and Mexico."Bring our car industry back into the United States where it belongs," he said."Go back to pre-NAFTA, before so many of our companies and jobs were so foolishly sent to Mexico. Either we build (finish) the wall or we close the border...