US Border Agents Told To Run From Illegal Immigrants Throwing Things At Them

United States border agents have been told to basically run and hide if they encounter illegal immigrants throwing rocks or other objects at them. They also aren’t allowed to shoot at drug smugglers driving away from them. Why do we even have border guards if they’re not allowed to protect themselves or our country from these invaders?

Top administration officials have directed 21,000 border patrol officers to retreat whenever illegal immigrants throw rocks at them, and to avoid getting in front of foreign drug-smugglers’ vehicles as they head north with their drug shipments.

“Agents shall not discharge firearms in response to thrown or hurled projectiles… agents should obtain a tactical advantage in these situations, such as seeking cover or distancing themselves,” said the instructions, issued Mar. 7, under the signature of Michael Fisher, chief of U.S. Border Patrol.

Agents were also directed to keep their weapons holstered when drug smugglers drive by. (Read More)

H/T to Live Leak, be sure to check out the pictures over there.