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Separated family reunited

Isabela, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited with her following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 11. 


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Isabela, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited with her following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border, in Brownsville,...more

Isabela, an asylum seeker from El Salvador, hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited with her following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 11. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 11. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 11. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela hugs her 17-year-old daughter Dayana outside of Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 11. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Dayana, a 17-year-old asylum seeker leaves Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited with her mother following their separation. Picture taken July 11. 

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Dayana, a 17-year-old asylum seeker leaves Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited with her mother following their separation. Picture taken July 11. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Dayana, a 17-year-old asylum seeker leaves Casa Esperanza, a federal contracted shelter, shortly after being reunited with her mother following their separation. Picture taken July 11. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela sits in her hotel room bed as waits for the release of her 17 year-old daughter from a federal contracted shelter, after being separated from her by immigration authorities while crossing into the United States illegally from Mexico, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 10. 


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Isabela sits in her hotel room bed as waits for the release of her 17 year-old daughter from a federal contracted shelter, after being separated from her by immigration authorities while crossing into the United States illegally from Mexico, in...more

Isabela sits in her hotel room bed as waits for the release of her 17 year-old daughter from a federal contracted shelter, after being separated from her by immigration authorities while crossing into the United States illegally from Mexico, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 10. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela holds her 17-year-old daughter Dayana's arm as they walk in a park next to a U.S. flag, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela holds her 17-year-old daughter Dayana's arm as they walk in a park next to a U.S. flag, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela holds her 17-year-old daughter Dayana's arm as they walk in a park next to a U.S. flag, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Dayana prepares to leaves her home, several days after she was reunited with her mother, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. 


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Dayana prepares to leaves her home, several days after she was reunited with her mother, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Dayana prepares to leaves her home, several days after she was reunited with her mother, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela and Dayana looks at pictures of their reunion, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. 

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Isabela and Dayana looks at pictures of their reunion, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela and Dayana looks at pictures of their reunion, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela, her daughter Dayana and her partner Carlos leave a motel, a day after being reunited with Isabela following their separation for 40 days, in Brownsville, Texas. Pictures taken July 12. 

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Isabela, her daughter Dayana and her partner Carlos leave a motel, a day after being reunited with Isabela following their separation for 40 days, in Brownsville, Texas. Pictures taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela, her daughter Dayana and her partner Carlos leave a motel, a day after being reunited with Isabela following their separation for 40 days, in Brownsville, Texas. Pictures taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela, her daughter Dayana and her partner Carlos leave a motel, a day after being reunited, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. 


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Isabela, her daughter Dayana and her partner Carlos leave a motel, a day after being reunited, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela, her daughter Dayana and her partner Carlos leave a motel, a day after being reunited, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela, Dayana and Carlos, a day after being reunited, Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela, Dayana and Carlos, a day after being reunited, Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela, Dayana and Carlos, a day after being reunited, Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela hugs Lesvia, another asylum seeker from Guatemala, as she leaves a motel, after being reunited with her daughter following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border for 40 days, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela hugs Lesvia, another asylum seeker from Guatemala, as she leaves a motel, after being reunited with her daughter following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border for 40 days, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos...more

Isabela hugs Lesvia, another asylum seeker from Guatemala, as she leaves a motel, after being reunited with her daughter following their separation at the U.S.-Mexico border for 40 days, in Brownsville, Texas. Picture taken July 12. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela and her daughter Dayana sit on a park bench, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela and her daughter Dayana sit on a park bench, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela and her daughter Dayana sit on a park bench, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela and her daughter Dayana leave their new home, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela and her daughter Dayana leave their new home, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela and her daughter Dayana leave their new home, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela and Dayana leave their new home, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela and Dayana leave their new home, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela and Dayana leave their new home, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Isabela holds her daughter Dayana's hand as they walk in a park, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela holds her daughter Dayana's hand as they walk in a park, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

Isabela holds her daughter Dayana's hand as they walk in a park, several days after they were reunited, in Brentwood, Maryland. Picture taken July 25. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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