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First caravan migrants reach U.S. border

Darwin, a 12-year-old migrant boy from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the U.S., looks out from under a tarp while taking refuge at a shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 16, 2018. The first few hundred travelers from migrant caravans have reached the Mexican border city of Tijuana, with more expected to arrive in the coming days.

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Darwin, a 12-year-old migrant boy from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the U.S., looks out from under a tarp while taking refuge at a shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 16, 2018. The first few hundred...more

Darwin, a 12-year-old migrant boy from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the U.S., looks out from under a tarp while taking refuge at a shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 16, 2018. The first few hundred travelers from migrant caravans have reached the Mexican border city of Tijuana, with more expected to arrive in the coming days. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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U.S. border patrol agents gather to look over the border fence between Mexico and the United States at Border State Park in San Diego, California, November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake

U.S. border patrol agents gather to look over the border fence between Mexico and the United States at Border State Park in San Diego, California, November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake

U.S. border patrol agents gather to look over the border fence between Mexico and the United States at Border State Park in San Diego, California, November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A migrant gets off a bus as he arrives to a sport center that is currently used as a temporary shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A migrant gets off a bus as he arrives to a sport center that is currently used as a temporary shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A migrant gets off a bus as he arrives to a sport center that is currently used as a temporary shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A migrant man awakes under a tarp with this family while taking refuge at a shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A migrant man awakes under a tarp with this family while taking refuge at a shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A migrant man awakes under a tarp with this family while taking refuge at a shelter in Tijuana, Mexico November 16, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A crowd gathers at dusk as workers on the U.S. side install concertina wire along the border wall with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A crowd gathers at dusk as workers on the U.S. side install concertina wire along the border wall with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A crowd gathers at dusk as workers on the U.S. side install concertina wire along the border wall with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15, 2018. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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A migrant, part of a caravan of thousands trying to reach the U.S., walks along the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. 

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A migrant, part of a caravan of thousands trying to reach the U.S., walks along the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A migrant, part of a caravan of thousands trying to reach the U.S., walks along the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Migrants, part of a caravan of thousands trying to reach the U.S., sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States, after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. 


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Migrants, part of a caravan of thousands trying to reach the U.S., sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States, after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants, part of a caravan of thousands trying to reach the U.S., sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States, after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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An agent with the U.S. Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC) stands guard behind the border fence, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

An agent with the U.S. Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC) stands guard behind the border fence, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

An agent with the U.S. Border Patrol Tactical Unit (BORTAC) stands guard behind the border fence, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump unfold a banner while standing in San Diego, U.S., and behind the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump unfold a banner while standing in San Diego, U.S., and behind the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump unfold a banner while standing in San Diego, U.S., and behind the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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Migrants rest near the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants rest near the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants rest near the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Migrants look through the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants look through the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants look through the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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A boy holds his belongings near the border fence with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A boy holds his belongings near the border fence with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

A boy holds his belongings near the border fence with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Migrants pray by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants pray by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants pray by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Migrants pray by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants pray by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants pray by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A migrant stands next to the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A migrant stands next to the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A migrant stands next to the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Migrants sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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Migrants camp by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants camp by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Migrants camp by the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Estephanie, a 11-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, sits next to the border fence with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Estephanie, a 11-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, sits next to the border fence with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Estephanie, a 11-year-old migrant girl from Honduras, sits next to the border fence with the United States in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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Migrants sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants sit on top of the border fence between Mexico and the United States, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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Migrants look towards the United States past the border fence in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Migrants look towards the United States past the border fence in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Migrants look towards the United States past the border fence in Tijuana, Mexico November 15. REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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U.S. border patrol accompany Honduran migrants who turned themselves in after entering the U.S. through the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

U.S. border patrol accompany Honduran migrants who turned themselves in after entering the U.S. through the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

U.S. border patrol accompany Honduran migrants who turned themselves in after entering the U.S. through the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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U.S. border patrol stand behind the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

U.S. border patrol stand behind the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

U.S. border patrol stand behind the border fence between Mexico and the United States, as seen from Tijuana, Mexico, November 14. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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Migrants look through the border fence between Mexico and the United States after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants look through the border fence between Mexico and the United States after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes

Migrants look through the border fence between Mexico and the United States after arriving in Tijuana, Mexico, November 13. REUTERS/Jorge Duenes
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