says, without evidence, Arizona 'bracing' for surge in migrants

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Trump speaks during a meeting at the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires

FILE PHOTO: U.S. President Donald speaks during a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel at the G20 leaders summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, December 1, 2018. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald said without evidence on Thursday that Arizona "is bracing for a massive surge" of immigrants along a portion of the U.S. southern border that does not have a protective fence, reiterating his call for Democrats to back funding for his proposed border wall.

"Arizona, together with our Military and Border Patrol, is bracing for a massive surge at a NON-WALLED area. WE WILL NOT LET THEM THROUGH," wrote in a post on Twitter.

(Reporting by Makini Brice; Editing by Tim Ahmann)

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