San Diego: Vessel Smuggling Migrants Capsizes, 3 Dead

Photo credit: KGTV By Nélida Tello On Sunday, a 40-foot vessel capsized near Point Loma in San Diego as 31 migrants were being smuggled into the US by sea. Three died in the wreck and the captain, a US citizen, was detained by US Immigrant and Customs Enforcement (ICE). One Guatemalan and 30 Mexican nationals were on board when the boat capsized—footage taken by onlookers … Continue reading San Diego: Vessel Smuggling Migrants Capsizes, 3 Dead

Hundreds of Migrant Children Can’t be Reunited with Parents

By Nélida Tello In a court filing on Tuesday, the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) and the US Justice Department documented that the parents of 545 migrant children, separated at the El Paso, Tx border by a 2017 pilot ‘family separation’ program, couldn’t be located. Government estimates conclude that about two-thirds of the parents have been deported to Central America, complicating reunification. Additionally, an ACLU … Continue reading Hundreds of Migrant Children Can’t be Reunited with Parents