Mexico detains hundreds of Central Americans in migrant caravan
23 April 2019 | 10:17 am
Mexican police have detained more than 300 Central American migrants in a caravan traveling towards the US border. Several thousand people are heading north to escape violence and poverty in their home countries.
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