Biden urges crackdown on smuggling after 50 found dead in truck in Texas

28/06/2022 22:07:00

22 of dead believed to be Mexican nationals, seven were from Guatemala and at least two were Honduran

22 of dead believed to be Mexican nationals, seven were from Guatemala and at least two were Honduran

22 of dead believed to be Mexican nationals, seven were from Guatemala and at least two were Honduran

Martin WallTue Jun 28 2022 - 16:27US president Joe Biden has urged a crackdown on the “multibillion-dollar criminal smuggling industry” after 50 people were found dead in a truck near San Antonio in Texas.Mr Biden said initial reports suggested that the deaths were caused by human traffickers “who have no regard for the lives they endanger and exploit to make a profit”.

He described the deaths of the 50 people – many from Mexico and Guatemala – as “horrifying and heart-breaking”.The president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, said migration would be a key topic of discussion when he meets Mr Biden in Washington in a fortnight.

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By Martin Wall Tue Jun 28 2022 - 16:27 US president Joe Biden has urged a crackdown on the “multibillion-dollar criminal smuggling industry” after 50 people were found dead in a truck near San Antonio in Texas.PC, Xbox One, Xbox Series XS, PS4, PS5 Release Date: Play Modes: Single Player, Online Multiplayer, Local Multiplayer Formula 1 is a sport that is perhaps best suited for video games, and 'F1 22' is the closest any of us will ever get to racing at Silverstone.At least 46 people have been found dead inside of a truck in San Antonio, Texas.A San Antonio Fire Department official said they found"stacks of bodies" and no signs of water in the truck, which was found next to railroad tracks in a remote area on the city's southern outskirts.

Mr Biden said initial reports suggested that the deaths were caused by human traffickers “who have no regard for the lives they endanger and exploit to make a profit”. He described the deaths of the 50 people – many from Mexico and Guatemala – as “horrifying and heart-breaking”. When you see the Codemasters logo before booting up a game you know you're in good hands, and 'F1 22' is no exception. The president of Mexico, Andrés Manuel López Obrador, said migration would be a key topic of discussion when he meets Mr Biden in Washington in a fortnight. READ MORE: Woman using a wheelchair dies after entering the water off Dun Laoghaire pier Sixteen additional people found inside the trailer were taken to hospitals to be treated for heat stroke and exhaustion. He said the deaths of the 50 people in San Antonio “is a bitter proof that we need to keep insisting on supporting people, so that they don’t have a need to abandon their towns”. This usually has a negative effect on a game, but with this year's entry, EA appear to have enough trust and respect for the work of Codemasters to let the game shine on it's own merits, with a bit more money and resources to play with. Still alive It is understood that 22 of the people who died were Mexican nationals, seven were originally from Guatemala and at least two were Honduran.

The nationality of the others has not yet been announced. As far as we can tell, the game allows players to progress well enough without throwing up an arbitrary and players can unlock new items by simply progressing through the game. "The patients that we saw were hot to the touch. San Antonio fire chief Charles Hood said that 16 people who had been in the truck were alive, including four teenagers, and had been transported to various hospitals in the region. It is understood that two later died in hospital. Sprint Races have also been added to the game, which reflects them being added to the sport last year, and they're just as thrilling on the virtual track as the real one. Mr Hood said patients were hot to the touch and suffering from heat stroke and exhaustion." Temperatures in San Antonio, about 250km from the Mexican border, reached a high of 39. “None of these people were able to extricate themselves out of the truck,” Mr Hood said. The game's graphics are a dream to see in motion The simulation mode is no joke, and is as probably as difficult as operating a real-life Formula One car you'll ever get.

Temperatures on Monday in the San Antonio area hit highs of almost 40 degrees. Local and US authorities said there were no signs of water and no visible working air conditioning inside the truck. On the lower difficulty levels, players can play with plentiful assistance that will automatically slow down at corners for you, manage the gear navigations and automatically balance the car, and if you haven't played the games in a while or are new to the series, we'd recommend playing on those difficulties first until you get used to it. The worker found the trailer doors partially opened and looked inside to find a number of dead bodies. San Antonio’s mayor, Ron Nirenberg, called the discovery “a horrific human tragedy”. ‘Human tragedy’ “The plight of migrants seeking refuge is always a humanitarian crisis, but tonight we are dealing with a horrific human tragedy, so I would urge you all to think compassionately,” Mr Nirenberg said. The game can and will punish you for showboating, cutting corners and acting like a general jackass towards fellow drivers, but fans of the sport will know this. Police chief Bill McManus said three people had been detained away from the trailer site but their connection to the discovery of the bodies was unclear. Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard called the incident a "tragedy in Texas" on Twitter and said consular officials would go to the hospitals where victims had been taken to help "however possible".

Texas governor Greg Abbott, who is a Republican and who is running for re-election in November, directly blamed Mr Biden’s immigration policies for the deaths. Players can zip around tracks and are tasked with maintaining a high speed in a fleet of luxury super cars. “These deaths are on Biden,” Mr Abbott said. “They are a result of his deadly open border policies. The tiny details, such as the race day presentation, make this the full package for F1 fans With that said, the game falls down in one major area; there is a lack of tutorials to explain the different elements. Guatemala's foreign ministry said on Twitter that consular officials were going to the hospital "to verify if there are two Guatemalan minors there and what condition they are in". They show the deadly consequences of his refusal to enforce the law.” Mr Biden in a statement on Tuesday said: “This incident underscores the need to go after the multibillion-dollar criminal smuggling industry preying on migrants and leading to far too many innocent deaths. The HUD has plenty of indicators, but someone without a knowledge of the sport wouldn't know what they mean necessarily.

In Los Angeles two weeks ago, I announced that the United States has launched a first-of-its-kind anti-smuggling campaign with our regional partners. Get breaking news to your inbox by signing up to our newsletter. In the first three months, we have made over 2,400 arrests, and that work will only intensify in the months ahead. This aside, and assuming you're a series veteran, it still hasn't fixed a fairly major problem; you cannot switch the camera modes mid-race. “Exploiting vulnerable individuals for profit is shameful, as is political grandstanding around tragedy, and my administration will continue to do everything possible to stop human smugglers and traffickers from taking advantage of people who are seeking to enter the United States between ports of entry.” – Additional reporting: Reuters Latest Stories . For a game that prides itself on exciting moments, breaking up the action mid-race so you can fiddle about with the camera settings is an absolute immersion killer.