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A caravan of more than 1,500 Honduran migrants moves north after crossing the border from Honduras into Guatemala on October 15, 2018 in Scapula's, Guatemala.

Trump is threatening to have the military ‘close’ the border against a caravan of 4,000 Central American migrants. See their journey to th...

A growing group of at least 4,000 Honduran migrants is steadily moving northbound through Central American countries, en route to the United States, where many hope to seek asylum. President Donald Trump has demanded the Mexican government prevent the caravan from reaching the US.

17 photos that show what life is like on the US-Mexico border

Some people live right on the US-Mexico border, in everything from small shacks to mansions to tree houses. Here are their stories.
Donald Trump with a sign supporting his plan to build a wall between the US and Mexico.

Mexican officials are ready to stop helping the US fight terrorism and drug trafficking to get back at Trump

Mexican senators are urging their government to consider cutting cooperation with the US on security matters in the wake of the family separations controversy. It's not the first time officials have made that request in response to Trump's policies.
A detainee sits with a soccer ball at Otay Mesa immigration detention center in San Diego, California, U.S. May 18, 2018.

Here’s how many ICE detention centers are holding immigrants in every state

Every US state has at least two facilities where ICE holds immigrants, with many in and around major cities. We created a map that shows the dispersed geography of the more than 1,400 ICE detention centers across the US.
Then-Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump at a news conference near the US-Mexico border, outside Laredo, Texas.

The Trump administration wants the Pentagon to hold thousands of immigrant children on military bases

The Defense Department told lawmakers that the Department of Health and Human Services had inquired about housing unaccompanied minors at military facilities and that the Pentagon was reviewing the request.
Undocumented migrants wait for asylum hearings outside of the port of entry in Tijuana, Mexico on Monday, June 18, 2018.

At least 2,000 children have been separated from their parents at the US-Mexico border — here’s how to help

Since the Trump administration enacted a "no-tolerance" policy for migrants attempting to cross the US-Mexico border, ICE has separated at least 2,000 children from their parents, who are now in separate detention centers. Several groups are working to support them.
Migrants try to stay afloat after falling off their rubber dinghy during a rescue operation by the Malta-based NGO Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) ship in the central Mediterranean in international waters some 15 nautical miles off the coast of Zawiya in Libya, April 14, 2017.

At least 100 drowned off Tunisian coast in deadliest migrant disaster this year

Human traffickers increasingly use Tunisia as a launch pad for migrants heading to Europe as Libya's coastguard, aided by armed groups, has tightened controls
A girl and other members of a caravan of migrants from Central America get ready to spend the night near the San Ysidro checkpoint after a small group of fellow migrants entered the United States border and customs facility, where they are expected to apply for asylum, in Tijuana, Mexico April 29, 2018.

Nearly half of the migrants in the caravan that Trump warned ‘had better be stopped’ have already entered the US

Despite President Donald Trump's vows that a migrant caravan "better be stopped" before it reached the US, at least 88 migrants have already set foot on US soil and are applying for asylum.

All 4 states bordering Mexico have agreed to deploy the National Guard at Trump’s request — here’s what they’ll be doing

National Guard troops will mostly be providing aerial support and helping with surveillance and infrastructure projects at the border, the Pentagon said Monday.
Migrants passing through Huehuetan, in the state of Chiapas in southern Mexico, March 26, 2018.

Trump lashed out at Mexico over a ‘caravan’ of migrants heading to the US — take a look at the people who got him riled up

"They were going to just walk right through Mexico and right through the border," Trump said on Tuesday, after multiple tweets assailing the migrants.