"I don’t know how we’re going to be able to afford to stay in Juárez for that long," a father of three said. "It’s dangerous here for migrants."
The 16-year-old had been in the custody of Border Patrol for a week.
“The children are the most vulnerable, and we have seen four back-to-back cases of children who have lost their lives this way."
Immigrants Are Being Forced To Sleep Outside On The Ground At This Texas Facility: "Why Do They Treat Us Like This?"
“We were all piled on top of each other on the pavement. We hardly slept,” one 14-year-old immigrant told BuzzFeed News.
The Trump administration's hardline immigration policies have done little to stop thousands of Central American families from journeying to the US.
The Trump Administration Can Continue To Force Asylum-Seekers To Wait In Mexico, A Federal Appeals Court Ruled
The 9th Circuit allowed the administration to continue its controversial policy while the case makes its way through the appeals process.
The tragedy comes as US border agents encounter a record number of families and children along the southern border.
No health concerns were initially observed, but he soon became “noticeably ill" and required hospitalization, a Health and Human Services spokesperson said.
The rapid DNA testing pilot program is expected to launch next week at two locations along the US–Mexico border.
"The government had always tried to stop the caravans, but never at this scale or so out in the open."
"I think they are, at least for now, a thing of the past."
“This is a dangerous felon who should not have weapons around children and families."
The US Says Immigrants Can Be Denied Citizenship Over "Marijuana-Related Activities," Even In States Where It's Legal
"Federal law does not recognize the decriminalization of marijuana for any purpose, even in places where state or local law does.”
The militia detained hundreds of people at gunpoint this week and is accused of violating the crowdfunding sites' policy on the promotion of hate or violence.
"These individuals should not attempt to exercise authority reserved for law enforcement," said New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas.
A Record Number Of Migrant Families Are Showing Up At The Border Despite Trump's Crackdown On Immigration
Officials said more than 53,000 families trying to cross the southern border were apprehended in March, the highest number since records began.
"This Is Not Something I Would Normally Do": People Are Scrambling To Help As Thousands Of Migrants Are Released At The Border
Overwhelmed by an unprecedented surge of migrants released at the southern border, volunteers and nonprofit groups are struggling to provide the most basic help.
"Just checked out the new Wall on the Border - GREAT!"
“It’s Hell There”: This Is What It’s Like For Immigrants Being Held In A Pen Underneath An El Paso Bridge
US immigration officials are holding hundreds of people in a temporary outdoor detention camp under a Texas bridge, where migrants are surrounded by fencing and sleeping on dirt.
Trump Falsely Claimed A Migrant Father “Admitted Blame” After His 7-Year-Old Daughter Died In Border Patrol Custody
“I think it’s been very well stated that we’ve done a fantastic job,” Trump said from his Mar-a-Lago resort.