The administration also said that it had reached tentative agreements with Argentina, Australia and Brazil.
“This caravan, like those who have gone before, is also rightly understood as a deliberate attempt to undermine the laws of this country and the sovereignty of the United States.”
Austin-based Latino youth civic engagement organization, Jolt, publicly supported Democratic Rep. Beto O’Rourke in his attempt to unseat Republican Ted Cruz from the U.S. Senate, and Andrew White in his run against Texas governor Greg Abbott.
Two sources close to Garcetti declined to discuss his presidential ambitions or private conversations.
Raúl Castro, 86, will remain the head of the Communist Party, which is still the most powerful position in the country.
LGBTQ supporters and human rights groups celebrated the decision, hoping it will inspire other Caribbean nations that still criminalize homosexuality.