U.S.-bound migrant caravan in tense standoff at border between Mexico and Guatemala
Monday, 20 January 2020 A large caravan of Central Americans was preparing to cross the Guatemalan border into Mexico on Monday, posing a potential challenge to the Mexican government's pledge to help the United States contain mass movements of migrants.
Mexican authorities stopped the latest caravan of Central American migrants attempting to head north on Monday. Migrants clashed with Mexico's national guard and hundreds were detained and deported. Libby Hogan reports.
Scuffles briefly broke out on the Guatemala-Mexico border on Saturday morning as a group of several hundred mostly Honduran migrants pressed forward to cross, only to be pushed back by Mexican security..
Mexican authorities closed a border entry point in southern Mexico on Saturday after thousands of Central American migrants tried to push their way across a bridge spanning the Suchiate River between..