“In a 41-minute video posted by the group this week, a large gathering of people, including several young children, are seen sitting in dirt as members of the militia encircle. Children are bundled up in sweaters, some wearing backpacks, while illuminated by flashlights … Some of the people in the video are heard coughing and asking for water. When asked why they entered the US, some said they were seeking asylum.” Buzzfeed: A Militia Group Detained Hundreds Of Migrants At The Border At Gunpoint.

+ NYT: Militia in New Mexico Detains Asylum Seekers at Gunpoint. “The governor of New Mexico, Michelle Lujan Grisham, said in a statement that it was ‘completely unacceptable’ that migrant families ‘might be menaced or threatened in any way, shape or form when they arrive at our border … It should go without saying that regular citizens have no authority to arrest or detain anyone.'” (Nothing in America goes without saying anymore…)