(MORDOR) President TrumpDonald John TrumpWalker warns of Dem wave in Wisconsin after liberal wins state judicial raceTrump speaks with Israel's Netanyahu as tensions simmer in regionDem-backed candidate wins Wisconsin Supreme Court raceMORE signed a proclamation late Wednesday ordering National Guard troops be sent to the U.S.-Mexico border to address a “surge of illegal activity.”
In a memo to Defense Secretary James MattisJames Norman MattisOvernight Defense: Trump says he will deploy military to border | Pushes plan to pull troops out of Syria | But top military officials say mission isn't over | Iran deadline nears Pentagon official resigns after CNN unearths old conspiracy theory postsThe Iran deal will survive — for nowMORE and Homeland Security Secretary Kirstjen Nielsen.
Trump ordered the National Guard be used to secure the border “to stop the flow of deadly drugs and other contraband, gang members and other criminals, and illegal aliens into this country.”
Trump also asked Mattis and Nielsen to submit reports within 30 days detailing what other resources are needed at the border.
Sometimes, the President's Queens-accented English can be hard for non-English speakers to decipher.
Allow me to translate: