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Trump to send troops to Mexico border to handle caravan

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President Trump is preparing to deploy hundreds of additional troops to the U.S.-Mexico border as early as next week to handle the migrant caravan making its way to the U.S. In addition, the Trump administration is now drafting executive action that would make it more difficult for Central Americans seeking asylum at the southern border to enter, according to sources. NBC national correspondent Peter Alexander reports for TODAY.