Mexico Porous Border

Eduardo Verdugo/AP Photo

In this Friday, July 11, 2014 photo, a child plays with a truck inner tube on the Mexican shore of the Suchiate river, that separates Tecun Uman, Guatemala and Ciudad Hidalgo, Mexico, at the Mexican border town of Ciudad Hidalgo. The Mexican government says it is catching and deporting far more Central Americans, but it remains unclear if enforcement has increased or numbers of detentions are simply rising along with the far larger numbers of Central Americans moving through Mexico on their way north.

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