Mexico finds truck with 103 unaccompanied migrant children
12 March 2023 | 10:03 am
The minors found were found in an abandoned truck along with 212 unrelated adults in the eastern Mexican state of Veracruz. It is the highest number of migrant children found traveling through Mexico in recent times.
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