US border patrol routinely sabotages water left for migrants, report says



Humanitarian groups report agents routinely destroy supplies left in Arizona desert, condemning people to die of thirst

United States border patrol agents routinely vandalise containers of water and other supplies left in the Arizona desert for migrants, condemning people to die of thirst in baking temperatures, according to two humanitarian groups.

In a report published on Wednesday, the Tucson-based groups said the agents committed the alleged sabotage with impunity in an attempt to deter and punish people who illegally cross from Mexico.

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