Trump again calls Tijuana 'heavily infected' with COVID-19. Here are the facts

TIJUANA, Mexico — President Donald Trump on Tuesday touted the effectiveness and popularity of his border wall, stating that an unnamed “everyone” in San Diego asked him to build it to protect against a “highly-infected” but “wonderful town” on the other side of the border.Though he did not name Tijuana, a border city with a population of about 1.8 million, the reference was obvious. And it was not the first time this month he’s turned Tijuana into a target of his campaign talking points.But as of early June, San Diego had more documented COVID-19 cases per 100,000 residents. And there is no i...


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