National Emergency

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The US president, Donald Trump, addresses the media before boarding the Marine One at the White House, in Washington DC (United States), on January 10, 2019. Trump visits the Mexican border in full campaign in favor of the construction of the border wall and in the middle of the partial administrative closure arisen before the refusal of the democratic opposition to accede to its financing. EFE / Shawn Thew

During his visit to Texas, the president starred in a Dante-esque scene to talk about the dangers on the border because of "illegal immigration." The montage seems to be the preamble to a National Emergency declaration that will give Trump authority to divert funds from the Army's construction agency.