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Christmas funeral for migrant girl who died in U.S. custody

Claudia Maquin, mother of Jakelin Caal, a 7-year-old girl who handed herself in to U.S. border agents earlier this month and died after developing a high fever while in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, reacts during her daughter's funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. 
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Claudia Maquin, mother of Jakelin Caal, a 7-year-old girl who handed herself in to U.S. border agents earlier this month and died after developing a high fever while in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, reacts during her daughter's...more

Claudia Maquin, mother of Jakelin Caal, a 7-year-old girl who handed herself in to U.S. border agents earlier this month and died after developing a high fever while in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, reacts during her daughter's funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala,  December 25.   REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friend and family carry the coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friend and family carry the coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friend and family carry the coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal, at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal, at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal, at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents attend the funeral of Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.      REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.   REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.   REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.     REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.    REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family carry a coffin with the remains of Jakelin Caal during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family gather around the coffin of Jakelin Caal, a 7-year-old girl who handed herself in to U.S. border agents earlier this month and died after developing a high fever while in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25.         REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family gather around the coffin of Jakelin Caal, a 7-year-old girl who handed herself in to U.S. border agents earlier this month and died after developing a high fever while in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, during...more

Friends and family gather around the coffin of Jakelin Caal, a 7-year-old girl who handed herself in to U.S. border agents earlier this month and died after developing a high fever while in the custody of U.S. Customs and Border Protection, during her funeral at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Elvira Choc, grandmother of Jakelin Caal, reacts during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Raxruha, Guatemala, December 24.    REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Elvira Choc, grandmother of Jakelin Caal, reacts during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Raxruha, Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Elvira Choc, grandmother of Jakelin Caal, reacts during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Raxruha, Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Local residents look at the  body of 7-year-old Jakelin Caal  during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 24.    REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents look at the body of 7-year-old Jakelin Caal during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Local residents look at the body of 7-year-old Jakelin Caal during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A cat sits next to the coffin of Jakelin Caal during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 24.   REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A cat sits next to the coffin of Jakelin Caal during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A cat sits next to the coffin of Jakelin Caal during a service at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Friends and family members attend a service for Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Raxruha, Guatemala, December 24.     REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family members attend a service for Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Raxruha, Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Friends and family members attend a service for Jakelin Caal at her home village of San Antonio Secortez, in Raxruha, Guatemala, December 24. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A girl eats lunch at a house in San Antonio Secortez, home village of Jakelin Caal, in Guatemala, December 23.  
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A girl eats lunch at a house in San Antonio Secortez, home village of Jakelin Caal, in Guatemala, December 23. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A girl eats lunch at a house in San Antonio Secortez, home village of Jakelin Caal, in Guatemala, December 23. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A girl eats lunch at a house in San Antonio Secortez, home village of Jakelin Caal, in Guatemala, December 23.     REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A girl eats lunch at a house in San Antonio Secortez, home village of Jakelin Caal, in Guatemala, December 23. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A girl eats lunch at a house in San Antonio Secortez, home village of Jakelin Caal, in Guatemala, December 23. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A green plant is seen in the home village of Jakelin Caal, in San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 21.  
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A green plant is seen in the home village of Jakelin Caal, in San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 21. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A green plant is seen in the home village of Jakelin Caal, in San Antonio Secortez, in Guatemala, December 21. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A woman walks with flowers near the home of Jakelin Caal, in San Antonio Secortez village, Guatemala, December 22.  
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A woman walks with flowers near the home of Jakelin Caal, in San Antonio Secortez village, Guatemala, December 22. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

A woman walks with flowers near the home of Jakelin Caal, in San Antonio Secortez village, Guatemala, December 22. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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