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To ease crisis, U.S. may screen young migrants inside Honduras

Meridith Kohut/The New York Times  Migrants ran and climbed aboard a northbound freight train known as “The Beast” as it passed through Tenosique, Mexico, earlier this month.

Meridith Kohut/The New York Times
Migrants ran and climbed aboard a northbound freight train known as “The Beast” as it passed through Tenosique, Mexico, earlier this month.

From the DallasNews.com,  , , Published: 24 July 2014 07:03 PM, Updated: 24 July 2014 11:38 PM

Hoping to stem the recent surge of migrants at the Southwest border, the Obama administration is considering whether to allow hundreds of minors and young adults from Honduras into the United States without making the dangerous trek through Mexico, according to a draft of the proposal.

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