Caravan through Mexico is one of the largest in 10-year trek history

04/03/2018 The San Diego Union-Tribune

childrenThe Central American caravan headed north toward the United States through Mexico may have attracted the attention of President Donald Trump and others for good reason — it’s one of the largest since the group Pueblo Sin Fronteras began staging its annual pilgrimage through Mexico a decade ago.

The president is accusing the Mexican government of doing far too little to stem the flow of people coming through the country’s southern border on their way to the U.S. as they flee violence and poverty back home.

Starting Easter morning and continuing through Monday, the U.S. president fired off a series of angry tweets that criticized Mexico for allowing caravans to cross their country and demanded tougher U.S.immigration laws. He declared “DACA is dead,” referring to negotiations to allow young unauthorized immigrants brought to the United States as children to remain in the country.

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