Photo of a Central American migrant being detained by Mexican immigration agents in Mexico

Mexican Police Detain Hundreds of Central American Migrants

PIJIJIAPAN, Mexico — Mexican police and immigration agents detained hundreds of Central American migrants Monday in the largest single raid on a migrant caravan since the groups started moving through the country last year. Police targeted isolated groups a...
Photo of migrant caravans at a temporary shelter in Tijuana, Mexico

Mexico Leader Says He Talked With Trump About Migrants, Jobs

MEXICO CITY — Mexico's leftist President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador said he spoke by telephone Wednesday with U.S. President Donald Trump about migration and job creation. "In respectful and friendly terms, we spoke about the migration issue and the possib...
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Migrants Stream into Tijuana, but Face Long Stay

TIJUANA, Mexico — About 2,000 Central American migrants had already reached the Mexican border city of Tijuana and another 1,200 from a second caravan set out from Mexico City toward the border Friday. With ...
Photo of Alcides Padilla, a member of the migrant caravan heading to the U.S. border

Central American Migrants in Mexico Want Buses to US Border

MEXICO CITY — Central American migrants in a caravan that has stopped in Mexico City demanded buses Thursday to take them to the U.S. border, saying it is too cold and dangerous to continue walking and hitchhiking. Mexico City authorities say that of the 4,...
Photo of migrant children celebrating a birthday at a temporary shelter in Mexico

Migrant Caravan Pushes on Toward Mexico’s Capital

CORDOBA, Mexico — A big group of Central Americans pushed on toward Mexico City from a coastal state Monday, planning to exit a part of the country that has long been treacherous for migrants seeking to get to ...
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Trump Plans to Send Troops to Border as Response to Caravan

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is planning to dispatch at least 800 active-duty troops to the southern border at the direction of a president who has sought to transform fears about immigration into electoral gains in the midterms as a caravan of thousa...