In Photos: Children Separated From Their Parents
A two-year-old Honduran asylum seeker cries as her mother is searched and detained near the US-Mexico border in McAllen, Texas. The asylum seekers had rafted across the Rio Grande from Mexico and were detained by US Border Patrol agents before being sent to a processing centre for possible separation.
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A group of migrant families are intercepted by US Border Patrol agents near McAllen.
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