Violence As Second Caravan Breaks Through Mexican Border

JAZZ SHAW Posted at 9:21 am on October 29, 2018


It’s getting hard to keep up with all of the caravans heading north these days. There’s the main one out of Honduras, numbering in the thousands, which is still 1,000 miles from the Texas border. Then there’s the new one forming up in El Salvador. But now there’s a smaller one out of Guatemala consisting of several hundred migrants who are hoping to catch up to the big caravan currently leaving Tepanatepec. They’re clearly in a hurry and don’t have time to mess around with following any rules or requesting asylum. So, much like the group before them, they stormed Mexico’s southern border and forced their way across. Unfortunately, one migrant was killed as the police sought to hold them off, but reports differ as to who actually killed the person. (Associated Press)

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