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Migrant caravan swells to 5,000, resumes advance toward US

5 monthes ago   |   By WBALTV

A growing throng of Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border in southern Mexico on Sunday, overwhelming Mexican government attempts to stop them at the border.
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Caravan of Central American Migrants Swells to 5,000 as It Advances Toward U.S

Caravan of Central American Migrants Swells to 5,000 as It Advances Toward U.S

5 monthes ago   |   By Time

Despite Mexican efforts to stop them at the border, a growing throng of Central American migrants resumed their advance toward the U.S. border early Sunday in southern Mexico.
Their numbers swelled to about 5,000 overnight and at first light they set out walking toward the Mexican town of Tapachula, 10 abreast in a line stretching approximately a mile .
It was not immediately clear where the additional travelers had materialized from since about 2,000 gathered on the Mexican side Saturday night. They seemed likely to be people who had been waiting on the bridge over the Suchiate River or...
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Migrant caravan vows to continue march toward US border

Migrant caravan vows to continue march toward US border

5 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

A caravan of Central American migrants, whose numbers have swelled to about 5,000 people, vowed to resume their march to the US frontier on Sunday, a day after Mexican riot police halted the mass exodus on a border bridge leading to Guatemala. During the encounter on the Suchiate River span that links Mexico and Guatemala,...
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