The Mexican government regrets the decision of the Texas
government to keep its National Guard on the border, as well as implementation
of other measures that only reflect a partial view of the border region.
Mexico will continue its frank and direct dialogue with the
U.S. government and the state of Texas from a comprehensive perspective in
order to ensure a secure and competitive border that promote prosperity in both
In addition, the Mexican government reiterates that it is
committed and fully ready to address the issue of migration from an effective
and humane perspective of shared responsibility that ensures peace, development
and regional inclusion.
The Foreign Ministry will be alert to ensure that any
application of these measures does not affect the rights of its citizens and
will provide any necessary consular assistance to the Mexican community in