100s of Migrants Advance to Guatemala from Honduras

Hundreds of mainly Honduran migrants started walking and hitching rides from the city of San Pedro Sula and crossed the Guatemala border in a bid to form the kind of migrant caravan that reached the U.S. border in 2018.

  • Published 15 January 2020

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EL CINCHADO, Guatemala (AP) — Hundreds of mainly Honduran migrants started walking and hitching rides Wednesday from the city of San Pedro Sula and crossed the Guatemala border in a bid to form the kind of migrant caravan that reached the U.S. border in 2018. They arrived in dribs and drabs at the Guatemalan border throughout the day. Those with documents were allowed to advance into Guatemala and strung out along the rural highway in… Read at AP News