Asylum seekers say U.S. officials returned them to Mexico but kept their IDs

Salvadoran migrant Elizabeth Rodriguez, who is waiting for her court hearing for asylum seekers that returned to Mexico to await their legal proceedings under a new policy established by the U.S. government, cooks at a migrant shelter in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico May 21, 2019. Picture taken May 21, 2019. REUTERS/Jose Luis Gonzalez

CIUDAD JUAREZ, Mexico/SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) – Virginia, an 18-year-old from Guatemala who is seeking asylum in the United States, had just one form of identification on her long journey north: her birth certificate. Now, the teenager waits in a shelter in a Mexican border town while her U.S. asylum case is decided – minus the […]

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