Government Photos Show Detained Migrants Pleading for Help

The images were released by U.S. government auditors who visited facilities in South Texas.

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HOUSTON (AP) — In one photo, one of 88 men in a cell meant for 41 presses a piece of cardboard against the window, with the word “help.” In another, a man lowers his head and clasps his hands as if in prayer. And in a third, a woman wearing a surgical mask presses both of her hands against the glass. The images were released Tuesday by U.S. government auditors who visited facilities in South…

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