In Photos: Children Separated From Their Parents
Ciudad Juárez, Mexico
Ruben Garcia, director of the Annunciation House, speaks with Karla (who didn’t want her last name used) before he helps her cross the Paso Del Norte port of entry to ask for asylum for both herself and her grandchild in the US.
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A father and son from Honduras are taken into custody by US Border Patrol agents near the US-Mexico border by Mission, Texas. The asylum seekers were then sent to a US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) processing center for possible separation.
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