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Immigration Crisis: Kids Crossing the Border

A surge of children crossing the U.S. border from Central America is bringing new scrutiny to the treatment of migrants in U.S. custody, and sparking debate about why so many children are undertaking the dangerous journey. Our region's large Central American population is feeling the ripple effects as increasing numbers of young migrants arrive here. We explore the issues.

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