Edition:
United States
Pictures | Fri Nov 2, 2018 | 7:17pm EDT

Children of the caravan

Rosendo Noviega, a 38-year-old migrant from Guatemala, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America en route to the United States, holds his daughter Belinda Izabel as he walks along the highway to Juchitan from Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. An estimated 2,300 children are traveling with the migrant caravan headed north to the U.S.-Mexico border, UNICEF said, adding that they needed protection and access to essential services like healthcare, clean water and sanitation.

REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Rosendo Noviega, a 38-year-old migrant from Guatemala, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America en route to the United States, holds his daughter Belinda Izabel as he walks along the highway to Juchitan from Santiago Niltepec, Mexico,...more

Rosendo Noviega, a 38-year-old migrant from Guatemala, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America en route to the United States, holds his daughter Belinda Izabel as he walks along the highway to Juchitan from Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. An estimated 2,300 children are traveling with the migrant caravan headed north to the U.S.-Mexico border, UNICEF said, adding that they needed protection and access to essential services like healthcare, clean water and sanitation. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
1 / 32
Glenda Escobar, 33, a migrant from Honduras, rests on the road with her son Adonai, as they make their way to Pijijiapan from Mapastepec, Mexico, October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Glenda Escobar, 33, a migrant from Honduras, rests on the road with her son Adonai, as they make their way to Pijijiapan from Mapastepec, Mexico, October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Glenda Escobar, 33, a migrant from Honduras, rests on the road with her son Adonai, as they make their way to Pijijiapan from Mapastepec, Mexico, October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
2 / 32
A man carries a girl through the Suchiate River into Mexico from Guatemala in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A man carries a girl through the Suchiate River into Mexico from Guatemala in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A man carries a girl through the Suchiate River into Mexico from Guatemala in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Close
3 / 32
Migrants, Julian Zelaya, 12, and his sister Jasmine Zelaya, 10, rest at in a small town after crossing the river from Guatemala to Mexico in Ciudad Hidalgo and continuing to walk in Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Migrants, Julian Zelaya, 12, and his sister Jasmine Zelaya, 10, rest at in a small town after crossing the river from Guatemala to Mexico in Ciudad Hidalgo and continuing to walk in Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Migrants, Julian Zelaya, 12, and his sister Jasmine Zelaya, 10, rest at in a small town after crossing the river from Guatemala to Mexico in Ciudad Hidalgo and continuing to walk in Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis
Close
4 / 32
Genesis Cordona, a 6-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, lays next to her dolls as she rests in Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Genesis Cordona, a 6-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, lays next to her dolls as she rests in Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Genesis Cordona, a 6-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, lays next to her dolls as she rests in Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
5 / 32
Migrants sleep at the border crossing, after they were stopped there the day before in Ciudad Tecun Uman, Guatemala October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Migrants sleep at the border crossing, after they were stopped there the day before in Ciudad Tecun Uman, Guatemala October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Migrants sleep at the border crossing, after they were stopped there the day before in Ciudad Tecun Uman, Guatemala October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Leah Millis
Close
6 / 32
A migrant woman pushes her son in a wheelchair as she walks along the highway to Juchitan from Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A migrant woman pushes her son in a wheelchair as she walks along the highway to Juchitan from Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A migrant woman pushes her son in a wheelchair as she walks along the highway to Juchitan from Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
7 / 32
Migrant siblings from Honduras, Jenni, 5, Irvin, 6, and Alexander, 3, look out from the metal bars of a truck after hitching a ride to Arriaga from Pijijiapan, Mexico October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Migrant siblings from Honduras, Jenni, 5, Irvin, 6, and Alexander, 3, look out from the metal bars of a truck after hitching a ride to Arriaga from Pijijiapan, Mexico October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Migrant siblings from Honduras, Jenni, 5, Irvin, 6, and Alexander, 3, look out from the metal bars of a truck after hitching a ride to Arriaga from Pijijiapan, Mexico October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Close
8 / 32
A migrant woman attempts to pull her daughter onto the back of a moving pick-up truck while hitching a ride to Juchitan from San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A migrant woman attempts to pull her daughter onto the back of a moving pick-up truck while hitching a ride to Juchitan from San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A migrant woman attempts to pull her daughter onto the back of a moving pick-up truck while hitching a ride to Juchitan from San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Close
9 / 32
Central American migrants cross the Suchiate river, the natural border between Guatemala and Mexico, as seen from Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Central American migrants cross the Suchiate river, the natural border between Guatemala and Mexico, as seen from Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Central American migrants cross the Suchiate river, the natural border between Guatemala and Mexico, as seen from Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
10 / 32
Yolani, a 1-year-old migrant girl traveling from Honduras, cries because she is hungry as she rests on the roadside in Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Yolani, a 1-year-old migrant girl traveling from Honduras, cries because she is hungry as she rests on the roadside in Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Yolani, a 1-year-old migrant girl traveling from Honduras, cries because she is hungry as she rests on the roadside in Santiago Niltepec, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
11 / 32
Denzel, 8, and his brother Adonai, 5, migrants from Honduras, play inside a church as they rest in San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Denzel, 8, and his brother Adonai, 5, migrants from Honduras, play inside a church as they rest in San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Denzel, 8, and his brother Adonai, 5, migrants from Honduras, play inside a church as they rest in San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
12 / 32
Atreece, a 14-year-old girl from Honduras, bathes in Rio Novillero as her father Carlos Martinez washes her hair in San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Atreece, a 14-year-old girl from Honduras, bathes in Rio Novillero as her father Carlos Martinez washes her hair in San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Atreece, a 14-year-old girl from Honduras, bathes in Rio Novillero as her father Carlos Martinez washes her hair in San Pedro Tapanatepec, Mexico October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Close
13 / 32
Migrant twin brothers, Justin Mauricio and Justin Duan, aged 7, rest on the roadside in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Migrant twin brothers, Justin Mauricio and Justin Duan, aged 7, rest on the roadside in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Migrant twin brothers, Justin Mauricio and Justin Duan, aged 7, rest on the roadside in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 27, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
14 / 32
Chelsy Montserrat Maldonado, a 4-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, wears a U.S. flag-themed dress as she stands in a makeshift camp in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Chelsy Montserrat Maldonado, a 4-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, wears a U.S. flag-themed dress as she stands in a makeshift camp in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Chelsy Montserrat Maldonado, a 4-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, wears a U.S. flag-themed dress as she stands in a makeshift camp in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
15 / 32
A doll of Central American migrant is pictured along the highway to Arriaga from Pijijiapan, Mexico, October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A doll of Central American migrant is pictured along the highway to Arriaga from Pijijiapan, Mexico, October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A doll of Central American migrant is pictured along the highway to Arriaga from Pijijiapan, Mexico, October 26, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
16 / 32
A girl holds her belongings while making her way to Mapastepec from Huixtla, Mexico, at sunrise October 24, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A girl holds her belongings while making her way to Mapastepec from Huixtla, Mexico, at sunrise October 24, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A girl holds her belongings while making her way to Mapastepec from Huixtla, Mexico, at sunrise October 24, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Close
17 / 32
Central American migrants wait after crossing the Suchiate river, the natural border between Guatemala and Mexico, as seen from Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Central American migrants wait after crossing the Suchiate river, the natural border between Guatemala and Mexico, as seen from Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Central American migrants wait after crossing the Suchiate river, the natural border between Guatemala and Mexico, as seen from Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 29, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Close
18 / 32
Migrants bathe in a freshwater stream, in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Migrants bathe in a freshwater stream, in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Migrants bathe in a freshwater stream, in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 28, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
19 / 32
Eddie, a 1-year-old migrant boy from Guatemala, is held by his father Julio Garcia Marquez while resting in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 27, 2018. Julio, aged 43, said they left their home six days earlier to join the caravan of people because his wife was killed five months ago and he feels he will have a better life in the United States. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Eddie, a 1-year-old migrant boy from Guatemala, is held by his father Julio Garcia Marquez while resting in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 27, 2018. Julio, aged 43, said they left their home six days earlier to join the caravan of people because his...more

Eddie, a 1-year-old migrant boy from Guatemala, is held by his father Julio Garcia Marquez while resting in Tapanatepec, Mexico, October 27, 2018. Julio, aged 43, said they left their home six days earlier to join the caravan of people because his wife was killed five months ago and he feels he will have a better life in the United States. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
20 / 32
Honduran children play with water fountains on the sidewalks of Tapachula city center, Mexico October 21, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Honduran children play with water fountains on the sidewalks of Tapachula city center, Mexico October 21, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Honduran children play with water fountains on the sidewalks of Tapachula city center, Mexico October 21, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
21 / 32
A Honduran migrant protects his child after fellow migrants stormed a border checkpoint in Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico October 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A Honduran migrant protects his child after fellow migrants stormed a border checkpoint in Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico October 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

A Honduran migrant protects his child after fellow migrants stormed a border checkpoint in Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico October 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
22 / 32
Central American migrants use a provisional ladder to climb down from the bridge that connects Mexico and Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Central American migrants use a provisional ladder to climb down from the bridge that connects Mexico and Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Central American migrants use a provisional ladder to climb down from the bridge that connects Mexico and Guatemala, in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
23 / 32
A Central American migrant reacts as he waits to apply for asylum in Mexico at a checkpoint in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A Central American migrant reacts as he waits to apply for asylum in Mexico at a checkpoint in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A Central American migrant reacts as he waits to apply for asylum in Mexico at a checkpoint in Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
24 / 32
Honduran migrants children, Ian Enamorado, 9, Josen Enamorado, 6, and Jasabel Quintanilla, 3, wait with their parents to apply for asylum in Mexico at a checkpoint in Tecun Uman, Guatemala, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Honduran migrants children, Ian Enamorado, 9, Josen Enamorado, 6, and Jasabel Quintanilla, 3, wait with their parents to apply for asylum in Mexico at a checkpoint in Tecun Uman, Guatemala, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Honduran migrants children, Ian Enamorado, 9, Josen Enamorado, 6, and Jasabel Quintanilla, 3, wait with their parents to apply for asylum in Mexico at a checkpoint in Tecun Uman, Guatemala, October 20, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
25 / 32
Shoppers pass by as Eleana Ramos, a 2-year-old girl from Honduras, lies on her mother as they take rest in the Tapachula city center, Mexico October 22, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Shoppers pass by as Eleana Ramos, a 2-year-old girl from Honduras, lies on her mother as they take rest in the Tapachula city center, Mexico October 22, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Shoppers pass by as Eleana Ramos, a 2-year-old girl from Honduras, lies on her mother as they take rest in the Tapachula city center, Mexico October 22, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Close
26 / 32
Jensi, a 14-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, bathes in a freshwater stream as she and others take rest in Pijijiapan, Mexico October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Jensi, a 14-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, bathes in a freshwater stream as she and others take rest in Pijijiapan, Mexico October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Jensi, a 14-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, bathes in a freshwater stream as she and others take rest in Pijijiapan, Mexico October 25, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
Close
27 / 32
Honduran migrants hold up a child in a stroller while gathering at the Guatemalan border to cross into Mexico, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala October 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Honduran migrants hold up a child in a stroller while gathering at the Guatemalan border to cross into Mexico, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala October 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

Honduran migrants hold up a child in a stroller while gathering at the Guatemalan border to cross into Mexico, in Tecun Uman, Guatemala October 19, 2018. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
Close
28 / 32
Honduran migrants rest inside an improvised shelter in Chiquimula, Guatemala October 16, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Honduran migrants rest inside an improvised shelter in Chiquimula, Guatemala October 16, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Honduran migrants rest inside an improvised shelter in Chiquimula, Guatemala October 16, 2018. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
Close
29 / 32
An Honduran migrant rests after arriving in Esquipulas city in Guatemala, October 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

An Honduran migrant rests after arriving in Esquipulas city in Guatemala, October 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

An Honduran migrant rests after arriving in Esquipulas city in Guatemala, October 15, 2018. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
Close
30 / 32
Migrants rest on the roadside as they make their way to Juchitan from Santiago Niltipec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Migrants rest on the roadside as they make their way to Juchitan from Santiago Niltipec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Migrants rest on the roadside as they make their way to Juchitan from Santiago Niltipec, Mexico, October 30, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
Close
31 / 32
A child sits on the floor among Honduran migrants queueing to get a mat to rest at a migrant shelter in Guatemala City, Guatemala October 17, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

A child sits on the floor among Honduran migrants queueing to get a mat to rest at a migrant shelter in Guatemala City, Guatemala October 17, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

A child sits on the floor among Honduran migrants queueing to get a mat to rest at a migrant shelter in Guatemala City, Guatemala October 17, 2018. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
Close
32 / 32

Next Slideshows

Faces of the caravan

Portraits of Central American migrants as they journey to the U.S.-Mexico border.

Nov 02 2018

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Nov 02 2018

Pictures of the month: October

Some of our top photos from the month of October 2018.

Nov 02 2018

Indonesia searches for downed airliner

Indonesia deploys divers to search for an airliner that crashed with 189 people on board, as pinger locators try to zero in on its cockpit recorders and find...

Nov 02 2018

MORE IN PICTURES

World march for climate change and the environment

World march for climate change and the environment

Students around the world walked out of classes to back Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg's demands for urgent action to curb carbon emissions.

Best of Cannes

Best of Cannes

Highlights from the 72nd Cannes Film Festival on the French Riviera.

Tornadoes touch down in Missouri

Tornadoes touch down in Missouri

Tornadoes raked across southwest Missouri in the middle of the night, devastating the state capital of Jefferson City.

Suitcase bomb in Lyon

Suitcase bomb in Lyon

French police are hunting a suspected suitcase bomber after an explosion in the central city of Lyon that injured 13 people, officials said.

amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS gala

amfAR's Cinema Against AIDS gala

Inside the amfAR gala, the biggest, starriest party at the Cannes Film Festival, where top celebrities help persuade the super-rich to part with their cash to raise money for AIDS research.

Theresa May's tumultuous tenure

Theresa May's tumultuous tenure

Prime Minister Theresa May, once a reluctant supporter of EU membership who won the top job in the turmoil that followed the 2016 Brexit referendum, steps down with her central pledge - to lead the United Kingdom out of the bloc and heal its divisions - unfulfilled.

Key moments from Theresa May's three years as prime minister

Key moments from Theresa May's three years as prime minister

Highlights from Theresa May's tumultuous time in office as she bows out after nearly three years as prime minister, defeated by her inability to deliver Brexit.

Photos of the week

Photos of the week

Our top photos from the past week.

Modi wins historic election victory

Modi wins historic election victory

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi promised to unite the country after a big election win, with his party on course to increase its majority on a mandate of business-friendly policies and a tough stand on national security.

Trending Collections

Pictures

Podcast