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Caught at the U.S.-Mexico border

Suspected smugglers load men, women and children into a raft on the Mexican side of the Rio Grande just before illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Suspected smugglers load men, women and children into a raft on the Mexican side of the Rio Grande just before illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Suspected smugglers load men, women and children into a raft on the Mexican side of the Rio Grande just before illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A suspected smuggler uses his arms to paddle a raft of immigrants across the Rio Grande near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A suspected smuggler uses his arms to paddle a raft of immigrants across the Rio Grande near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A suspected smuggler uses his arms to paddle a raft of immigrants across the Rio Grande near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A suspected smuggler uses his arms to paddle a raft of immigrants across the Rio Grande near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A suspected smuggler uses his arms to paddle a raft of immigrants across the Rio Grande near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A suspected smuggler uses his arms to paddle a raft of immigrants across the Rio Grande near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Immigrants follow a path away from the Rio Grande after illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border in a raft near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Immigrants follow a path away from the Rio Grande after illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border in a raft near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Immigrants follow a path away from the Rio Grande after illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border in a raft near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Shoes are left behind on a dirt road used frequently by illegal immigrants at the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Shoes are left behind on a dirt road used frequently by illegal immigrants at the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Shoes are left behind on a dirt road used frequently by illegal immigrants at the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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People who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

People who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

People who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the Rio Grande for rafts near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the Rio Grande for rafts near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A U.S. Border Patrol agent scans the Rio Grande for rafts near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Family units who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Family units who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Family units who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border attempts to hide from a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border attempts to hide from a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border attempts to hide from a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Men who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border are apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Men who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border are apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Men who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border are apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Men who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border are apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Men who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border are apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Men who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border are apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 9, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border runs from U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border runs from U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border runs from U.S. Border Patrol agents near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border evades a U.S. Border Patrol agent near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A U.S. Border Patrol agent and Air and Marine Operations helicopter pursue a man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A U.S. Border Patrol agent and Air and Marine Operations helicopter pursue a man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A U.S. Border Patrol agent and Air and Marine Operations helicopter pursue a man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A U.S. Border Patrol agent apprehends and searches a man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A U.S. Border Patrol agent apprehends and searches a man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

A U.S. Border Patrol agent apprehends and searches a man who illegally crossed the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Pictured are toothbrushes belonging to people just apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Pictured are toothbrushes belonging to people just apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Pictured are toothbrushes belonging to people just apprehended by U.S. Border Patrol near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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Guatemalan immigrant families turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol after illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Guatemalan immigrant families turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol after illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott

Guatemalan immigrant families turn themselves in to U.S. Border Patrol after illegally crossing the Mexico-U.S. border near McAllen, Texas, May 8, 2018. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
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A border patrol agent apprehends a woman and a man after they were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent apprehends a woman and a man after they were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent apprehends a woman and a man after they were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A border patrol agent leads a group of illegal immigrants out of heavy bush after they were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent leads a group of illegal immigrants out of heavy bush after they were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent leads a group of illegal immigrants out of heavy bush after they were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Border patrol agents in a helicopter and with a canine unit search for illegal immigrants along the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents in a helicopter and with a canine unit search for illegal immigrants along the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents in a helicopter and with a canine unit search for illegal immigrants along the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Border patrol agents with a canine unit search for illegal immigrants along the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents with a canine unit search for illegal immigrants along the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents with a canine unit search for illegal immigrants along the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Border patrol agents crawl through bush while pulling out a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents crawl through bush while pulling out a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents crawl through bush while pulling out a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Border patrol agents prepare to give first aid to a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents prepare to give first aid to a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents prepare to give first aid to a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Border patrol agents give first aid to a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents give first aid to a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Border patrol agents give first aid to a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A border patrol agent checks the eyes of a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent checks the eyes of a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent checks the eyes of a man suffering from dehydration after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A border patrol agent collects the belongings of a man after he was apprehended while illegally crossing the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent collects the belongings of a man after he was apprehended while illegally crossing the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent collects the belongings of a man after he was apprehended while illegally crossing the border with Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A border patrol agent frisks a man after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent frisks a man after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent frisks a man after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A border patrol agent apprehends a man after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent apprehends a man after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A border patrol agent apprehends a man after he and others were caught illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A four-year-old boy weeps in the arms of a family member as he and others were apprehended by border patrol agents after illegally crossing into the U.S. border from Mexico near McAllen, Texas, May 2, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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