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A new migrant caravan plans to leave Honduras on January 15, and Mexico’s government is bracing for its arrival

A new migrant caravan plans to leave Honduras on January 15. Mexican and Central American authorities are trying to stop it.
A caravan of nearly seven thousand migrants from Central America walk towards Tapachula from Ciudad Hidalgo while en route to the United States, in Frontera Hidalgo, Mexico October 21, 2018.

Trump threatens to close the border over a new caravan forming in Honduras that reportedly isn’t even headed for the US

President Donald Trump warned of a new migrant caravan and vowed to close the US-Mexico border and withhold aid to Central American countries.

12 times Trump provoked a backlash with the US military and veterans in 2018

President Trump has often praised himself for how much he loves "his military." But he has stoked controversy with this community again and again.

US troops are staying at the US-Mexico border through Christmas and into the new year

Thousand of US troops deployed to the border were initially expected to be home in December. But now they will be staying there into 2019.
The US-Mexico border wall in San Ysidro, California, in 2017. A woman fell from the wall one mile east of the port of entry as she tried to enter the US.

A woman fell and was impaled by rebar as she tried to climb a border wall to enter the US

A woman fell from the wall close to the San Ysidro, California, port of entry. She's in the hospital and her two children are in Border Patrol custody.
Members of a migrant caravan walking next to the border fence between Mexico and the US before requesting asylum.

Sinclair Group reportedly required over 100 TV stations to air ‘must run’ segment that defends use of tear gas on migrants at the border

Sinclair Broadcast Group is said to have required its over 100 local news outlets to air a defense of the US's use of tear gas on migrants.
A migrant family, part of a caravan of thousands traveling from Central America en route to the United States, run away from tear gas in front of the border wall between the U.S and Mexico in Tijuana, Mexico November 25, 2018.

Trump administration floats claims that tear-gassed women and children were ‘human shields’

The Trump administration floated unsubstantiated claims to defend the use of tear gas on a crowd that included women and children.
Maria Lila Meza Castro, a 35-year-old migrant woman from Honduras, runs away from tear gas with her five-year-old twin daughters at the US-Mexico border on Sunday.

Mom pictured fleeing with her kids from tear gas at the US border says she never thought Border Patrol would use it on children

Maria Lila Meza Castro arrived at the US-Mexico border to seek asylum on Sunday alongside other members of the Central American migrant caravan.
A migrant, part of a caravan of thousands traveling from Central America en route to the United States, covers his face with his T-shirt after U.S. border patrols fired tear gas in front of the border fence between Mexico and the United States in Tijuana, Mexico, November 25, 2018.

Conservatives are zeroing in on Obama’s immigration history to defend Trump, but experts say that’s a ‘tactic for distraction’...

Conservatives are defending the use of tear gas at the border by pointing to immigration policies and practices under former President Barack Obama.
A migrant family runs away from tear gas in front of the border wall with Mexico in Tijuana, Mexico, on November 25, 2018.

Backlash erupts after the Trump administration fires tear gas at migrants in clash at the US-Mexico border

US officials launched tear gas at migrants in a confrontation at a US border facility near Tijuana Sunday, and agencies were defensive amid backlash.