Posted at: 08/19/2014 7:46 AM
By: The Associated Press
ANTHONY, N.M. (AP) - Immigrant advocates say they are planning a 100-mile walk along the border in New Mexico and Texas to protest the use of military-style patrols.
The Border Network for Human Rights said they will unveil plans for the two-state walk at a press conference in El Paso.
Organizers say the walk is aimed at protesting the use of the National Guard along the U.S.-Mexico border and to call for President Obama to act on immigration reforms.
Advocates say the walk will include activists and faith leaders from Texas and New Mexico.
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