Associated Press
April 23, 2019 - 9:26 am
By SONIA PÉREZ D. Associated Press PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico (AP) — Central American migrants hoping to reach the U.S. are finding a much tougher trek than those in previous caravans, meeting unwelcoming townsfolk and a surprise raid by Mexican police and immigration agents who detained hundreds in Mexico...
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(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd, File)
December 08, 2018 - 11:32 am
SAN DIEGO (AP) — A Honduran woman affiliated with a caravan of Central American migrants gave birth on U.S. soil shortly after entering the country illegally amid growing frustration about a bottleneck to claim asylum at official border crossings. Border Patrol agents arrested the woman Nov. 26...
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(AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
December 01, 2018 - 11:48 am
By COLLEEN LONG , Associated Press ASHINGTON (AP) — Trump administration officials vowed Friday to address some of issues that forced them to decide against criminally prosecuting any of the 42 members of a Central American migrant caravan arrested last weekend who crossed the U.S.-Mexico border...
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(AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
November 14, 2018 - 4:04 pm
By ELLIOT SPAGAT and MARIA VERZA , Associated Press TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — Migrants in a caravan of Central Americans scrambled Wednesday to reach the U.S. border, arriving by the hundreds in Tijuana, while U.S. authorities across the border were readying razor wire security barriers. Mexican...
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(AP Photo/Diana Ulloa)
November 01, 2018 - 10:14 am
By SONIA PEREZ D. , Associated Press JUCHITAN, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants resumed their slow trek through southern Mexico on Thursday, and activists aiding the group said they were shifting their route toward the Gulf coast, a path closer to the Texas border. The migrants...
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(AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
October 24, 2018 - 1:54 pm
By MARK STEVENSON, Associated Press HUIXTLA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Central American migrants renewed their hoped-for march to the United States on Wednesday, setting out before dawn with plans to travel another 45 miles (75 kilometers) of the more than 1,000 miles that still lie before them...
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(AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
October 22, 2018 - 4:44 am
By MARK STEVENSON , Associated Press TAPACHULA, Mexico (AP) — Thousands of Honduran migrants hoping to reach the U.S. stretched out on rain-soaked sidewalks, benches and public plazas in the southern Mexico city of Tapachula, worn down by another day's march under a blazing sun. Keeping together...
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(AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
October 19, 2018 - 12:48 pm
By ZEKE MILLER, Associated Press MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Eager to bring immigration to the forefront as the midterm elections near, President Donald Trump suggested without evidence that Democrats or their allies are supporting a "caravan" of Central American migrants who are traveling north aiming...
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(AP Photo/Moises Castillo)
October 16, 2018 - 9:38 am
By SONIA PEREZ D. , Associated Press ESQUIPULAS, Guatemala (AP) — Hundreds of Hondurans hoping to reach the United States bedded down for the night in this Guatemalan town after that country's authorities blinked first in attempts to halt their advance. The group estimated at 1,600 to 2,000 people...
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(AP Photo/Felix Marquez, File)
May 03, 2018 - 1:37 pm
By ELLIOT SPAGAT and MARK STEVENSON , Associated Press TIJUANA, Mexico (AP) — The group that organized a monthlong caravan of Central Americans seeking asylum in the United States wanted to draw attention to the plight of people fleeing violence. If headlines are any measure, it has been a smashing...
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