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Watch, On the Border: New York City Mayor tours El Paso; to speak at news conference

EL PASO, Texas (KVIA) -- Two cities directly impacted by the migrant crisis, separated by thousands of miles, are brought closer with a visit on the border.

New York City Mayor Eric Adams paid a visit to the border to meet with local officials about the migrant crisis.

Mayor Adams tweeted out photos of his visit in El Paso Saturday night calling for federal support.

"This is a national crisis and we need a national solution," said Mayor Adams.

On Sunday, Mayor Adams was scheduled to meet with officials at Annunciation House, U.S. Customs and Border Protection and a local shelter.

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